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Northwest Helicopters LLC Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic in Olympia, Washington

A & P MechanicJOB DESCRIPTIONReads and interprets maintenance manuals, or other technical data to determine the feasibility and method to perform the assigned tasks.Cleans and inspects drive & rotor components and parts for damage and wear using visual examination and special tooling and equipment. Follows shop standard work procedures for clean-up and equipment prevention maintenance.Replaces or repairs damaged or worn drive & rotor parts using general hand tools, special tools, pneumatic tools and precision measuring equipment. Assembles components with same tools and equipment.Performs tests and/or checks as required to confirm drive & motor parts serviceability utilizing special tools and equipment.Properly documents all inspection findings and work performed/corrective action in the appropriate maintenance records to meet established standards.Maintains work areas and tools in a clean and organized manner, practices proper tool and DOD control.Performs work safely and utilizes the appropriate technical data for the assigned task.Monitors and supports continuous improvement activities by utilizing Lean and continuous improvement tools striving to identify and eliminate waste in all its forms in an effort to improve quality and safety, decrease lead time and reduce cost. Other duties as assigned.MINIMUM QUALIFACTIONS AND EXPERIENCE:High school diploma or equivalent required, further education or advance instruction relative to technical field is desirableRequires a strong aptitude for learning, acquiring new mechanical skills and knowledge