University of Alaska UAA - Aviation Mechanic's Helper in Anchorage, Alaska

UAA - Aviation Mechanic's Helper

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Classification:Temporary Technical

Grade:Temporary Staff Grade 76

Work type:Temporary

Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage

School/Business unit:Community & Technical College

Location:Anchorage

Categories:Other

Position Summary:The UAA, Aviation Technology Division on Merrill Field is currently accepting applications for its Aircraft Mechanic's Helper Labor Pool.

Duties:

100Technical functions in support of the department.Essential

The UAA, Aviation Technology Division's Aircraft Maintenance department is currently accepting application for its part-time, temporary, non-exempt staff Aircraft Mechanic's Helper Labor Pool. The general duties associated with this position can include but are not limited to the following:

Assisting aircraft maintenance personnel in the maintenance and repair of training fleet aircraft

Performing routine duties such as furnishing materials, tools and supplies to aircraft mechanic; lifting and holding materials in place during operation/installation; inflating tires, cleaning aircraft interior/exterior, etc.

Assembling and/or disassembling machines, equipment, components, and parts

Cleaning and/or lubricating machinery, equipment, instruments, tools, work area, and power tools

Performing general shop clean up and other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

REQUIRED:

Knowledge of and experience using machines and tools used in the maintenance of general aviation aircraft

Ability to understand and retain information provided verbally and/or in writing

Ability to work cohesively as part of a team, with multi-level guidance

PREFERRED KSA(s):

Mechanical aptitude helpful

Familiarity with aviation ground operations safety protocols most desirable

EXPERIENCE:

REQUIRED: Minimum 3 to 6 months of dependable work history

PREFERRED: 6 months experience helping aircraft mechanics maintain and repair vehicles, machinery and electrical equipment

TYPICAL EDUCATION/TRAINING:

REQUIRED:

High School Diploma or equivalent

Current Driver's License

PREFERRED:

Current enrollment in or recent graduation from an accredited Aviation Maintenance Program for Airframe and Powerplant Certification

COMPENSATION:

Temporary Salary Grade 76, Step 1, $17.15/hr

Physical Demands, with our without a reasonable accommodation:

  • Lifting up to 75lbs

  • Balancing

  • Climbing

  • Crouching/Stooping

  • Feeling/Handling

  • Pulling/Pushing

  • Repetitive movement

  • Speaking

  • Standing

  • Walking/Running

  • Carrying

  • Crawling

  • Driving

  • Keyboarding

  • Reaching

  • Sitting

  • Squatting

  • Twisting/Bending

  • Writing

  • Close/Cramped Quarters

  • Electrical Hazards

  • Chemicals

  • Darkness/Poor Lighting

  • Dust/Fumes

  • Mechanical Harzards

  • Moving Machinery/Heavy Equipment

  • Noise

  • Vibration

  • Weather Extremes

Advertised:09 May 2018Alaskan Daylight Time

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