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Plant Maintenance Mechanic - Automotive

American Airlines - New York City, NY

The terms and conditions of this position are covered by the Transport Workers Union Collective Bargaining Agreement.

The work of the Mechanic Plant Maintenance Auto classification includes the following: Lay-out, planning and execution of the complex maintenance assignments requiring the skills of the maintenance trade of automotive mechanic. Such duties shall include, among others, the necessary sequence of operations to trouble shoot, disassemble, clean, check, repair, rework, replace, fabricate, assemble, install and adjust any automotive and ground equipment, etc., and explaining work procedures to personnel assigned to assist in such work. Works according to Company regulations and procedures and instruction from Crew Chief or supervisor. Completes forms connected with his work assignments according to established procedures and will communicate with other Company personnel as required in a manner designated by the Company. Performs the following duties as assigned: de-icing of aircraft; cleaning of aircraft windshields; pushing out/towing of aircraft and related guideman functions; connecting/removing ground power and ground start units.

Job Qualifications

* High School diploma or GED

* Thirty-six months (36) or more journeyman experience as an automotive mechanic

* Must be willing to work outdoors in any weather conditions in accordance to AA Safety Guidelines

* Must be willing to work extra hours when there are operational needs, such as weather delays

* Ability to work rotating shifts including weekends, holidays and days-off

* Valid state drivers license

* Ability to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language or language native to geographical location

* Must fulfill FAA criminal background checks to qualify for unescorted access privileges to airport security identification display areas (SIDA), if applicable

* Must be able to secure appropriate airport authority and/or US Customs security badges, if applicable

* Travel to the interview and any subsequent relocation expenses are the responsibility of the candidate.

Additional Qualifications

Additional Locations: None

Requisition ID: 12367

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan

Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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6 days 8 hours ago

American Airlines


Plant Maintenance Mechanic - Automotive American Airlines - New York City, NY, United States


Location: New York City, NY

Company Profile:
At the company's annual meeting in May 1982, stockholders approved a plan of reorganization under which a new holding company, AMR Corporation, was formed and became the parent company of American Airlines. The reorganization took effect on Oct. 1, 1982. The formation of AMR had no effect on day-to-day operations of American, but it did – and still does – provide the company with access to sources of financing that otherwise might not be available. The holding company structure also allows the company to take advantage of appropriate new opportunities. The name "AMR" was taken from the airline's three-letter New York Stock Exchange trading symbol. It simply stands for "American."