A&P Mechanic

Location: Columbia, Missouri

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Job Type

Full Time/8 hours per day


Aircraft Maintenance: 1 year (Required)


$22- $35 an hour

Blackhawk Aerospace Technologies, Inc. is a FAA Certified Repair Station located in Columbia Missouri. BAT provides full avionics and airframe services for many types of aircraft, from Cessna singles through medium size business jets.

BAT is seeking an A&P Mechanic to perform routine inspections, repairs and alterations on a variety of aircraft.

We are looking for someone with exceptional character with experience on piston or jet aircraft. Citation and/or King Air experience is extremely helpful with experience in inspections. BAT offers competitive pay and outstanding benefits.

– Perform routine inspections, maintenance, and repairs on aircraft
– Diagnose and troubleshoot mechanical and electrical issues
– Use precision measuring instruments such as micrometers and calipers to ensure accurate measurements
– Fabricate and install sheet metal components as needed
– Conduct heavy lifting and maneuvering of aircraft parts and equipment
– Utilize Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) to document work performed
– Solder and weld components as necessary

– Strong knowledge of aircraft systems, including engines, hydraulics, and avionics
– Proficient in using precision measuring instruments for accurate measurements
– Experience with fabricating and installing sheet metal components
– Ability to perform heavy lifting and maneuvering of aircraft parts and equipment
– Familiarity with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS)
– Proficient in soldering and welding techniques

We offer competitive pay, benefits package, and opportunities for career advancement.

The Service Technician I is directly responsible to the Maintenance Supervisor for the performance of the Aircraft Maintenance, Repair or Alteration.

1. The Service Technician I will be required to understand, and practically apply basic mechanical fundamentals to include proper use of hand tools and pneumatic tools, read and understand aircraft maintenance manuals and illustrated parts sheets, coordinating necessary resources, accurately document work performed, and communicate with the appropriate personnel, including management, to ensure timely and accurate completion of assigned tasks.

2. Support the assigned aircraft Lead or other assigned BAT employees on all aspects of assigned aircraft projects to ensure safety, quality, and efficiency throughout all phases of the projects with limited oversight and direction.

3. Understand and accurately navigate the AC 43.13

4. Follow all policies, procedures and workmanship standards set forth in the Quality Control Manual for Blackhawk Aerospace Technologies and the AC 43.13.

5. Ensure the safety and security of customer’s equipment, parts, and aircraft during all phases of aircraft inspections, modifications, and repairs.

6. Understand aircraft and shop schedules prior to, and during the performance of all maintenance activities and adhere to them. Inform appropriate personnel if schedule conflict arises.

7. If required, assist Service Structures and/or Avionics personnel in the performance of their assigned duties so that work is accomplished on schedule and in accordance with applicable Federal Aviation Regulations and repair station procedures.

8. Troubleshooting and evaluation of systems on the aircraft with limited oversight, when designated.

9. Inspection and evaluation of the aircraft and components with limited oversight, when designated.

10. Any other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor or management.


High school graduate or equivalency degree required.

Airframe and Powerplant FAA license Preferred

Knowledge of FARs 43, 91, 135, 145 with Quality system experience preferred.

One to Three Years Corporate Aviation Experience with emphasis on Inspection & Repair preferred.

Minimum of one year Aviation experience required. Certified Airframe and Powerplant education is considered experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $22.00 – $35.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Columbia, MO 65201: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Aircraft maintenance: 1 year (Required)


  • Airframe & Powerplant License (Required)

Work Location: In person