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Mojave Aircraft & Engine Technician

  • Internship
  • Edwards ( Eagle )

Job description

Additional Cities

Edwards AFB
Career Level

Relocation Assistance


GE Aviation
Business Segment

Aviation Engineering


United States
Additional States/Provinces

Postal Code

Role Summary/Purpose

In this role, you will work in a team environment to perform inspections, troubleshoot, and repair of aircraft and MRO (maintenance, repair and overhaul) of engines and all associated systems using, safe, cost effective maintenance procedures.
Essential Responsibilities

· Jet engine module removal & installation, including performing various machining and repair operations, using hand tools, specialized tools, equipment and fixtures

· Complete all documentation in a neat and proficient manner according to company policies and procedures

· Install, inspect, test, adjust, or repair test engines

· Set up and operate test equipment to perform functional tests on engine systems

· Lay out installation of assemblies / systems / instrumentation on aircraft turbine engines, according to blueprints and wiring diagrams

· Ability to understand and use:
· technical orders
· maintenance manuals
· illustrated parts catalogs
· component overhaul manuals
· engine manuals
· service bulletins
· and airworthiness directives

· Perform engine rigging procedures

· Troubleshoot and perform engine system tests

· Perform the highest quality of work consistently

· Ability to fill out - with attention to detail:
· parts tags
· log books
· engineering logs
· component change logs
· routine and non-routine task cards
· and part requisitions correctly

· Knowledgeable in environmental safety policies and procedures

· Certified to operate man lifts and forklifts

· Properly handle and dispose of HAZMAT
· Report on monthly usage

· Perform any other task as assigned by the Shop Supervisor or Lead Technician


· High School Diploma / GED

· Minimum 5 years of related technical experience


· Must hold a current DOD Secret clearance

· Ability and willingness to work 10 hours per day from Tuesday to Friday on a weekly basis
· Ability and willingness to work in an environment that is subject to changing climate conditions and moderate noise levels

· Capability and willingness of lifting 50 pounds (with or without assistance)

· Ability and willingness to travel as needed

Desired Characteristics

· Valid FAA Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) License

· Experience in sheet metal fabrication

· Experience in welding

· Experience in a machining environment

· Experience in jet engine component repair / overhaul

· Previous GE Military engine experience and knowledge to include:
· Line maintenance
· Engine changes
· Module removal & installation
· and/or LRU removals and installations

· Two-year technical degree from an accredited school or institution

· Strong communication and people skills

· Problem solving and organizational skills

· Ability to read and understand Company and Manufacturer Manuals

· Ability to perform maintenance functions unsupervised at any time

· Experience with instrumentation application and troubleshooting

· Experience working in Jet engine test cell environment

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About Us

AtGE Aviation , we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in
research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. At GE, developing people is embedded in our culture and integral to our growth. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re
passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come.Learn More about GE

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is anEqual Opportunity Employer . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.
Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable). This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
Primary Country

United States
Primary State/Province

Primary City

Edwards AFB