The typical day at work involved a lot of walking. Safety was the foremost concern because several of the parts were very large and expensive. In this job, I learned how to inventory, manage and stock aircraft parts. In addition, I learned how to route maintenance records. The hardest part of the job was balancing priorities and ensuring the correct parts were moved to the correct workstation. The most enjoyable part of the job was the people because it seemed like a big family.
High tech aviation industry. Plenty of overtime. Worked with advanced parts.
The industry is based on customer needs and contracts which are often seasonal, One example is that the company is contracted to provide airlift for logging companies, During the winter operations can slow down