Wednesday , April 17 2024

Lasd Hiring – Helicopter Mechanic

Website Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

Job Description:

Positions allocable to this class typically receive administrative supervision from the Chief of Helicopter Maintenance and may receive technical supervision from Senior Helicopter Mechanics who have responsibility for a helicopter maintenance and repair crew. Incumbents perform journey level mechanical maintenance, repairs, and alterations, including airframe, power plant, propeller or appliance, to both reciprocating and turbine-powered helicopters in Sheriff  Department air operations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participates in periodic refresher training in engine, airframe, or other maintenance, repair, or related topics.
  • Repairs and maintains fixed wing aircraft, as required.
  • Completes hourly and calendar inspections.
  • Disassembles and reassembles airframes, engines, and other component parts, including main and tail rotor assemblies and gear boxes as required to maintain equipment in airworthy condition. Performs scheduled inspections, troubleshoots, repairs or replaces faulty parts as required.
  • Makes repairs to airframes, including sheet metal, and composites.

Job Requirements:

  • A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions.
  • A valid Airframe and Powerplant mechanic’s certificate issued by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Three years of experience in the repair and maintenance of helicopters, one year of which must have been in responsible charge of completing major and minor inspections and repairs to return helicopters to flight status.

Job Details:

Company: Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: San Diego, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

Apply Here