A&P Technicians

The A&P Tech Is responsible for the airworthiness, safety and maintenance of the company’s fleet. The company fleet currently consists of 4 DC 10-30 aircraft modified to disperse fire retardant. Must be capable of working with and from various equipment, stands, ladders, boom lifts, scissor lifts, tugs, etc. Be able to work outdoors for long periods of time all year. International work in the southern hemisphere during the northern winter is always a possibility.


  • Daily aircraft maintenance

  • Service checks

  • Line checks

  • Perform preventive maintenance

  • All Systems Troubleshooting and repair

  • Lav servicing

  • Fueling

  • Loading retardant

  • Accomplish daily paperwork properly

  • Log book entries

  • Parts requisitions

  • Parts tags

  • Daily text messages for flights, end of day, and mx reporting

  • Maintain open communications with all flight crew members

  • Understand, employ and work with all pertinent aircraft data

  • Think and work “outside the box” while maintaining safety and airworthiness

  • Travel the western states during MAP period

  • Drive and operate a truck towing a 27ft trailer

  • Fly onboard the airplane during repositioning flights

  • Offer guidance and direction to other maintenance members

  • Must be able to Lead and or Follow as work and circumstances dictate

  • Independently identify tasks that need to be accomplished and accomplish them

  • Ensure all work areas are maintained orderly and clean

  • Ensure all tooling and equipment are properly maintained, clean and stored after each use.

Experience & Education Requirements:


  • Must possess a valid A&P license

  • Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience, DC10 and or heavy aircraft experience plus line maintenance experience

  • Must possess a current and valid driver’s license and obtain a passport

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Must be willing and capable to travel

  • Computer literate, including Microsoft office suite

  • Safety oriented

  • Must be able to send text messages, work with Microsoft office and adobe

  • Plus, if knowledgeable in:

  • Federal Aviation Administration Title 14 CFR parts 43, 91, ,121, 145

  • McDonnell Douglas DC10 aircraft

  • Other narrow and wide body transport category aircraft

  • Flight line maintenance

Physical Requirements:


  • Stand & walk for extended periods of time.

  • Hearing, vision and hand-eye coordination

  • Repetitive hand motions

  • Frequent lift, push, pull, and/or move a minimum of 100 pounds

  • The noise level is high





10 Tanker Air Carrier 2503-A Clark Carr loop SE Albuquerque, NM 87106 (760) 246-8288

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