Calspan Corporation

  • Jr. Aircraft Mechanic - Flight Operations

    Job Locations US-NY-Niagara Falls
    Job ID
    Aircraft Mechanic
  • Overview

    Flight operations at Calspan consist of a large portfolio of engineering, flight, and research activities. Headquartered in Niagara Falls, New York, Calspan’s Flight Research center is home to a fleet of aircraft that include Learjets, Gulfstream III, and a Premier. The Jr. Aircraft Mechanic will support the Aerospace department located in Niagara Falls, New York. 



    • Assist in servicing and maintaining aircraft and ground support equipment.
    • Assist in the operation and maintenance of research systems installed in the aircraft.
    • Assist in the preflight and post flight inspections.
    • Assist in fabricating and installing special equipment in the aircraft.
    • Assist in the removal and installation of controls, electrical units, hydraulics, components, engines, and engine components,etc.
    • Assist in the repair and replacement of damaged or worn parts.
    • Assist in the operation of test equipment.
    • Responsible for mechanical soundness of aircraft.Responsible for tools, equipment, and material used while performing duties


    Preferred Education / Experience:

    • High school graduate or equivalent
    • Formal aircraft mechanics trades training
    • Possess an FAA Airframe and Powerplant License required
    • 2 years experience in field

    Preferred Knowledge / Ability:

    • Required to adhere to procedures and requirements outlined in the official Flight Research Operations manual.
    • Ability to travel

    Benefits Package: Our goal is to provide Calspan employees and their families with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Our benefits include: Health Insurance, Health Savings Accounts, Flexible Spending Accounts, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance/Accidental Death & Dismemberment, Short-Term/Long-Term Disability, 401(k) company match on first 4%, Critical Illness Insurance, Universal Life Insurance Policy, Paid-Time Off, Company-paid Holidays, Bereavement Leave, Jury Duty, Military Leave, Employee Assistance Program and Educational Assistance Reimbursement.


    Calspan is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

    Calspan supports safe and drug free workplace through pre-employment background checks and drug testing.



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