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GSE Mechanic

Company: Jet Midwest
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Jet Midwest is a full-service commercial aviation company, specializing in the sale and lease of commercial aircraft, engines and parts as well as aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services to the aviation industry. This position is located at the Kansas City International Airport Area. We are looking for a motivated, high-energy team member to join our Facilities Maintenance team. What you should know about the day-to-day: Jet Midwest occupies the former TWA Overhaul Base facility just south of the Kansas City International Airport. The facility is leased from Kansas City, MO and we have responsibility for facilities management within the rental footprint, which includes the interior of the building excepting utility mains feeding the buildings. This includes the interior building systems such as the physical structure, electrical, mechanical/HVAC, plumbing, and finishes, as well as the parking lot and some landscaping. The maintenance of our facility presents unique challenges due to its age and history, size, situation, and current utilization as well as the resources available to Jet Midwest. The successful candidate will be comfortable with utilizing creativity to prioritize projects and expenditures as well as maintaining an outstanding relationship with the City, tenants, and sub-tenants to evaluate and prioritize projects that will require additional support and resources.Additionally, Jet Midwest owns the majority of our equipment and tooling, which places responsibility for maintenance, repair, and replacement within the purview of the facilities department.You will need to take ownership of daily tasksAs a valued member of the Jet Midwest team, you will be responsible for repairing and maintaining motorized and non-motorized Aircraft and Company Ground Support EquipmentGround power units, tugs, floor scrubbers, scissor and aerial lifts, order pickers and forkliftsService equipment with fuel, water, oil, hydraulic fluid and compressed airInspect, Maintain, Troubleshoot, Replace, Repair, Overhaul or Modify:engines and transmissionsbrakes and braking systemshydraulic and pneumatic systems on mobile lift towing hitches and towing barsundercarriages, wheels and tiresbushings, shafts, end places, springs, coils, armatures, push rods, valves, manifolds, tubing, hose and wiringDiagnose various issues (including electrical) using test equipment and applicable manualsOperate and test ground equipment to ensure it meets safety standardsCompleted associated paperwork and track parts using computerized maintenance documentation systems (CMMS)Return equipment to service or storage lots/Operate equipment as neededExceed Jet Midwest customer service and safety standardsCarry out other duties as assignedYou'll be building relationships through:Direct contact with internal and external team membersVendor assistanceRegular interaction and coordination with team members at all levels of our organization Our work environment is:Entrepreneurial, challenging, competitive, flexible, fast-paced, and funCollaborative and growth-mindedWe are a great match for you if:You are service-minded and high energy with a desire to learn and grow quicklyYou possess excellent communication skillsYou have High School Diploma or equivalentYou have hands on experience pertaining to related maintenance activities including both vehicle and building You have the ability to obtain SIDA clearance from the Kansas City International Airport (Federal Background check Required)We're an even better match for you if you also:Love technology and can leverage social media to build relationshipsHave experience performing electrical systems maintenance on industrial equipment including 3 phase.Love efficiency and can help build improvements in processesDream about airplanes We offer great benefits to employees:Eligibility for our comprehensive benefits program starting the 1st of the month after 60 days of full time employment401K with company matchPaid time off and holidaysCompany bonus programGrowth opportunitiesOther important information:While performing the responsibilities of the GSE Mechanic, you will be performing work in a variety of interior and exterior conditions and will be required to wear appropriate safety equipment (may include respirators). The job will require the ability to frequently bend, reach, and lift, climb stairs/ladders and/or work high off the ground, stand or walk for extended periods of time, work in tight/closed in spaces, grasp tools and parts, crouch and/or crawl. This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the GSE Mechanic position and is not intended to be an exhaustive list of knowledge, skills, ability, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. PI192212829

Keywords: Jet Midwest, Kansas City , GSE Mechanic, Professions , Kansas City, Kansas

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