Aircraft Structural Mechanic Resume Samples

The Aircraft Structural Mechanic manages the aircraft servicing and maintains the efficiency level. The major duties and responsibilities are listed on the Aircraft Structural Mechanic Resume as follows – examining aircraft regularly, detecting technical defects, ensuring the aerodynamic modeling is in line, setting standards, maintaining stock of repairing tools, performing repairing functions, installing parts and making repairs to the aircraft structure, coating aircraft exteriors, and making sure the quality and safety standards are attained and inspecting aircraft parts such as windows and wings.

Key skills identified on successful resumes include the following – competent knowledge of mechanical engineering and aeronautic structure; efficiency in performing physically enduring tasks, ability to use hand and power tools skilfully; and in-depth knowledge of military specifications, technical and standard manuals. A high school diploma is the minimum qualification required for this post.

Aircraft Structural Mechanic Resume example

Aircraft Structural Mechanic Resume

Objective : Aircraft Structural Mechanic applies advanced technical skills and knowledge related to the performance of various production operations to assemble and / or repair structure's parts, components, subsystems and operating systems composed of metallic and / or nonmetallic material.

Skills : Office Equipment, Power Tools.

Description :

    1. Performed major and minor structural repairs.
    2. Assembled, installed, and connected parts, fittings, and assemblies on aircraft, using layout tools, hand tools, power tools, and fasteners such as bolts, screws, rivets, and clamps.
    3. Positioned and aligned subassemblies in jigs or fixtures, using measuring instruments and following blueprint lines and index points.
    4. Read and interpreted blueprints, illustrations, and specifications to determine layouts, sequences of operations, or identities and relationships of parts.
    5. Installed system components, using jigs, fixtures, measuring instruments, hand tools, or power tools.
    6. Joined structural assemblies, such as wings, tails, or fuselage.
    7. Marked reference points and locations for installation of parts or components, using jigs, templates, or measuring and marking instruments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Program


Jr. Aircraft Structural Mechanic Resume

Objective : Structural Repair Aircraft Mechanic must have a combination of experience to repair engines, sheet metal, structures, hydraulics, electrical, power train and general mechanical maintenance of moderate difficulty, required to meet the assigned missions.

Skills : Design, Fabrication.

Description :

    1. Supervised up to forty technicians performing scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of assigned aircraft.
    2. Insured prompt completion of preflight, postflight, turnaround and periodic inspections.
    3. Maintained, repaired and replaced metal and composite structures.
    4. Troubleshoot hydraulic/pneumatic flight control, landing gear and arresting gear system discrepancies down to the component level as well as performing aviation safety checks as a Catapult Final Checker in a dynamic and dangerous environment.
    5. Applied all required service branch and squadron lettering, numbering and markings to unit aircraft.
    6. Performed corrosion inspections; cleaning and corrosion removal and repair functions as required using aerospace primers, topcoats, and radar absorbing materials.
    7. Consistently promoted in rank at the earliest opportunity, advanced years ahead of peers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Aviation


Sr. Aircraft Structural Mechanic Resume

Summary : Aircraft Structural Mechanic applies advanced technical knowledge to solve complex problems and to provide technical assistance, guidance and instruction to other employees as needed.

Skills : Fabrication, Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Determined project requirements, including scope, assembly sequences, and required methods and materials, according to blueprints, drawings, and written or verbal instructions.
    2. Measured, and marked dimensions and reference lines on material, such as roofing panels, according to drawings or templates, using calculators, scribes, dividers, squares, and rulers.
    3. Fasten seams or joints together with welds, bolts, cement, rivets, solder, caulks, metal drive clips, or bonds to assemble components into products or to repair sheet metal items.
    4. Installed assemblies, such as flashing, pipes, tubes, heating and air conditioning ducts, furnace casings, rain gutters, or downspouts in supportive frameworks.
    5. Converted blueprints into shop drawings to be followed in the construction or assembly of sheet metal products.
    6. Fabricated or alter parts at construction sites, using shears, hammers, punches, or drills.
    7. Selected gauges or types of sheet metal or nonmetallic material, according to product specifications.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Aviation

Aircraft Structural Mechanic I Resume

Objective : Aircraft Structural Mechanic performs organizational, intermediate and limited depot level maintenance to include inspection, operational test,

Skills : Leadership, Teamwork.

Description :

    1. Repaired aircraft and follows the direction of higher graded workers
    2. Troubleshoot malfunctions in aircraft structure, landing gear, flight surfaces and controls, anti-icing, pneudraulic, engines, auxiliary power unit, and ventilation and heating systems
    3. Repaired replaces, and rebuilt aircraft structures, such as wings and fuselage, and functional components including rigging, surface controls, and plumbing and hydraulic units, using hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment such as shears, sheet metal brake, welding equipment, rivet gun, and drills
    4. Read and interpreted manufacturers' and airline's maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical data, engineering data, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components
    5. Involved in replacing or repairing worn or damaged components, such as carburetors, alternators, magnetos, fuel controls, fuel pumps, oil pumps, and engine mounted gearboxes, and compressor bleed valves using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment.
    6. Removed engine from aircraft, using hoist or forklift truck, disassembling and inspecting parts for wear, cracks, security, or other defects.
    7. Repaired or replaced defective engine parts and reassembles and installs engines in aircraft. 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Program

Aircraft Structural Mechanic II Resume

Headline : Aircraft Structural Mechanic in servicing, repairing and overhauling aircraft and aircraft engines.

Skills : Welding, Forklift.

Description :

    1. Performed Depot Level repairs to various airframes, including beams, stringers, longerons, and aircraft skin, according to drawings, blueprints, directives, and technical manuals.
    2. Manufactured structural parts, forming blocks, and shapes metal using shrinking and stretching machines, as well as other metal forming techniques.
    3. Used Common measuring tools, precision measuring gages, and alignment fixtures to perform aircraft structural repairs.
    4. Applied Corrosion control treatment to aircraft metals.
    5. Maintained facilities for storage of flammable and hazardous materials.
    6. Performed Reset Maintenance on CH-47, MH-47, UH-60, MH-60, and OH-50 airframes.
    7. Applied MWO's in accordance with blueprints, drawings, directives, and technical manuals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Aircraft Structural Mechanic III Resume

Summary : Aircraft Mechanic performs organizational, intermediate and limited depot-level maintenance to include inspection, operational test, repair, modification and troubleshooting on all assigned aircraft, components and equipment.

Skills : Maintenance, Troubleshoot.

Description :

    1. Specified system components and directed product modifications to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications.
    2. Completed project mechanical design while providing technical solutions feedback.
    3. Wrote and performed complex component tests.
    4. Designed and built process tooling including insert molds, arbor press tooling, soldering, and welding.
    5. Tested extensively to ensure products met design intent.
    6. Analyzed mechanical requirements to determine the feasibility of design.
    7. Removed and replaced hydraulic components, tires and wheels, flight controls.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Aviation

Assist. Aircraft Structural Mechanic Resume

Objective : Over 3 years of military experience as an aircraft structural mechanic. Proficient in hydraulics, wheels and tires, troubleshooting, general maintenance on the structure.

Skills : Heavy Equipment Operator, Steam Turbine Overhaul.

Description :

    1. Performed sheet-metal layout, fabrication, and installed parts, equipment or fabricated items on aircraft under general supervision
    2. Coordinated with supervision and Inspection to ensure compliance with internal and FAA paperwork, sign-offs and quality specifications
    3. Used blueprints to cut and form plastics and followed standard operating procedures when using adhesives, sealants, and solvents
    4. Utilized proper tooling, shape and form complex angles and configurations according to blueprint specifications or written/verbal information
    5. Operated shop equipment such as brakes, presses, riveting equipment, shears, and hand tools associated with sheet-metal functions
    6. Used the proper hardware for various sheet metal applications
    7. Complied with all safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies. Use personal protective equipment as required. Ensured aircraft interior is protected (PTP).
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Aviation

Associate Aircraft Structural Mechanic Resume

Headline : Performs diagnostic and repair work involving fixed- and rotary-wing pressurized cabin passenger aircraft with multi-engine reciprocating or turbine engines.

Skills : Mechanical, technician.

Description :

    1. Lead structural repair technician responsible for assessing aircraft structural components and low observable coatings for damage and airworthiness.
    2. Used metalworking equipment to form, cut, bend and fasten replacement parts to damaged structures and components.
    3. Maintained tools and performed operator maintenance and service inspections on shop equipment.
    4. Researched and procured $150,000 of equipment needed to sustain operations in theatre.
    5. Crashed recovery team member, recovered downed F-16 in northern WI to facilitate the investigation.
    6. Managed shop equipment account valued at $390,000+ with 100% accountability and serviceability during the annual inspection.
    7. Implemented tool accountability program which contributed to an overall 99.6% rating during a unit compliance inspection.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Aviation

Lead Aircraft Structural Mechanic Resume

Objective : Aircraft Structural Mechanic must have the technical knowledge to repair, maintain, modify and overhaul various major aircraft operating systems of the applicable aircraft being serviced.

Skills : Mechanic, Technician.

Description :

    1. Maintained all aircraft main and auxiliary hydraulic power systems, actuating subsystems and landing gear.
    2. Held responsibility for maintenance on the aircraft fuselage (mainframe) wings, and associated surfaces and flight controls.
    3. Maintained aircraft landing gear systems, brakes, and related pneumatic systems, reservoir pressurization, emergency actuating devices, pumps, valves, regulators, cylinders, lines and fittings.
    4. Inspected, removed and replaced components of hydraulic systems.
    5. Removed, repaired and replaced aircraft fuselage, wings, fixed and movable surfaces, wheels and tires, controls and mechanisms.
    6. Removed, installed and rigged aircraft flight control surfaces.
    7. Lead Petty Officer for multiple works centers Collateral Duty Inspector for multiple work centers Overhauled two major Quality Assurance programs from a status of "off track" to a status of "on track".
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Aviation

Aircraft Structural Mechanic Resume

Headline : Airframe Structural Mechanic performs the installation of aircraft sheet metal and structural components in accordance with approved methods, techniques and practices.

Skills : Technician, Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Designed, repaired, modified and fabricated aircraft, metal, plastic, composite, advanced composite, low observables, and bonded structural parts and components.
    2. Applied preservative treatments to aircraft, missiles, and support equipment (SE) Assembles structural parts and components to meet requirements for preserving structural integrity and low observable qualities.
    3. Assessed damage to aircraft structural components and low observable coatings.
    4. Advised on structural and low observable repair, modification, and corrosion protection treatment with respect to original strength, weight, and contour to maintain structural and low observable integrity.
    5. Ensured aircraft component balance is maintained.
    6. Assembled repairs using special fasteners and adhesives.
    7. Checked repairs for serviceability according to specifications and technical publications Skills Used Troubleshooting, Operation Monitoring, Critical Thinking, Reading Comprehension, Speaking and Instructing, Active Listening, Judgment and Decision Making, Time Management, Coordination, Management of Personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma