The Airworthiness Inspector physically inspects aircraft, aircraft components, and reviews paperwork to ensure that workmanship meets acceptable standards of quality, and that customer aircraft are returned to service in an airworthy condition with all required documentation properly completed and filed.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
1) Responsible for all Quality Control inspections on aircraft in the Repair Station.
2) Completes inspections of aircraft repairs and alterations to ensure conformity to FAA approved/acceptable data.
3) Coordinates mechanical, electrical and inspection requirements on the aircraft during maintenance or outfitting.
4) Keeps accurate, neat and legible records of the work performed on aircraft.
5) Coordinates throughout assigned jobs with RTS to ensure accurate aircraft records are produced in a timely manner.
6) Conducts audits of maintenance documentation for accuracy and completion on all aircraft prior to approval for return to service.
7) Ensures aircraft is airworthy prior to any flight activities
8) Perform other duties as required.
1) Communicate with management as required to identify work assignments and delivery schedules.
2) Continually monitor repair station compliance with FAR Part 145 and the FAA accepted Repair Station and Quality Manual.
3) Completes FAA required conformity inspections and complies certification data for presentation to the FAA for approval.
Unique Skills Required:
- High School graduate or GED.
- Airframe and Powerplant License required.4 yrs a/c experience on large/mid-size a/c.
- Able to climb ladders, work in small areas, lift up to 40 lbs.
- Able to prioritize tasks.
- Proficient in FAA Regs, documents, read/interpret blueprints, math/QC procedures, computer.
- Able to work all shifts.