Website Delta Airlines
The Aircraft Maintenance Technician (AMT) is a critical TechOps role at Delta. In this role, you will maintain the proper and safe functioning of Delta’s fleet, ensuring customers have an exceptional travel experience. AMTs in the Line classification maintain aircraft, aircraft engines, and aircraft components and avionics systems according to Delta and FAA specifications; perform inspections during assembly of parts and after repair or installation of components; and document maintenance procedures including component damage, origin, and condition.
- Inspects aircraft or aircraft components, including landing gear, hydraulic systems, tires, and engines for damage, defects, corrosion, or other wear to ensure airworthiness.
- Reviews maintenance records to determine if service and maintenance checks, repairs, and overhauls were performed at prescribed intervals.
- Maintains repair logs, documenting all preventive and corrective aircraft maintenance activities.
- Inspects completed work to certify that maintenance adheres to standards and procedures, and that aircraft are ready for operation.
- Reports issues, malfunctions, unusual wear, or damage to appropriate personnel, as required.
- Interprets discrepancies or logs (written or verbal) to understand history and nature of issue, to troubleshoot issue, and to identify required next steps (e.g., fix, defer, replace).
- Researches, reads, and interprets technical manuals and guidelines to perform inspections, installations, repairs, or other work activities.
- Recommends replacement, repair, or modification of aircraft equipment based on inspection.
- Installs, removes, or modifies aircraft structures, systems, or components, following drawings, schematics, charts, engineering orders, and technical publications.
- Performs all work activities in accordance with established laws, regulations, standards, safety protocols, and procedures to ensure safety of self and others.
- Repairs worn, defective, or damaged parts or components (e.g., damaged gaskets, lines and couplings, cables, and pulleys), using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment.
- Must be authorized to work in the US.
- Status as a current Delta employee
- One year of aircraft maintenance experience (outside of educational experience)
- Must pass a DOT required pre-employment drug screen and thereafter submit to DOT mandated random drug and alcohol testing.
- Must read, write, speak, and understand English.
- Must be 18 years of age or older.
- Must have valid driver’s license.
- Prior work experience in the airline industry
- Must have an FAA Airframe and Powerplant license.
- One year of mechanical experience (outside of educational experience)
- FAA Airframe and Powerplant license
- (If transferring internally) Must be performing satisfactorily in present position.
- Where permitted by applicable law, must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered for U.S.-based job, if not currently employed by Delta Air Lines, Inc.
- Must pass a background check including a government required fingerprint-based criminal history records check.
Qualification & Experience:
- Prior military experience
- One year of full-time work experience
- Must have a high school diploma, GED, or equivalent.
- Formal educational certification or technical training (e.g., A&P school) or apprenticeship
Company: Delta Airlines
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US
Application Deadline: N/A