Under direct supervision of the Director of Maintenance, this position is responsible for ensuring the continuity of the airport vehicle/equipment fleet. This position performs skilled work in the maintenance and repair of heavy equipment, heavy and light trucks, fire safety vehicles, compressors and emergency generators, and other vehicles and equipment. Analyzes malfunctions and repairs, rebuilds and installs equipment and vehicle components and attachments, including diesel and gasoline engines and sub-assemblies; electrical systems; hydraulic and pneumatic control systems; brakes; structural members and other parts. Ensures heavy equipment and vehicles comply with DOT operating standards and regulations. Supervises and trains airport maintenance direct reports.
Position: Lead Mechanic
Work Location: Glacier Park International Airport/FMAA
Pay Rate: $20-$25/hr (full time/ permanent)
Application Deadline: June 30, 2017 at 1:00 PM Mountain Time
Incumbent must be able to pass a federal background check and security threat assessment, have and maintain a valid driver license, and pass a pre-employment physical and drug screening.
Possess a High School Diploma or GED
Have five years of progressively responsible experience in vehicle and heavy equipment maintenance and hydraulic repair
Graduation from a certified diesel repair school
Airport maintenance experience
Automotive repair experience
To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to Ian McKay, Deputy Airport Director: email@example.com or 4170 Highway 2 East, Kalispell, MT 59901
Glacier Park International Airport is a non-hub commercial service airport owned and operated by the Flathead Municipal Airport Authority. Located in the northwest corner of Montana, the airport is the gateway to Glacier National Park and the Canadian Rockies.