Customer Response Team (Base), A&P Technician



Bombardier Business Aircraft’s Wichita Service Center is located at the original Learjet manufacturing site in the Air Capital of the World. Its dedicated staff of nearly 250 is equipped to perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, as well as interior modifications, avionics installations, paint and provide aircraft on ground (AOG) support for Bombardier Learjet, Challenger and Global aircraft. In April 2015, the facility expanded with an addition of 38,000ft² (3,530m²) of hangar space, bringing its total footprint to 113,000ft² (10,498m²) and enabling the facility to service more aircraft, including Global aircraft.

In your role, you will:

  • Perform maintenance on customer aircraft in accordance with applicable technical data and FAA/JAA regulations
  • Perform inspections, make adjustments and repairs, replace components, and correct any malfunction or deficiency with and without power applied to the aircraft
  • Access and re-install aircraft components, which obstruct the performance of assigned tasks
  • Perform basic mechanical and electrical removals and installations
  • Document work performed per Inspection Procedures Manual (IPM)
  • Perform engine removal and installation
  • Perform structural modifications or repairs
  • Troubleshoot and perform repairs on components detached from the aircraft, for example, flaps, ailerons, elevators, rudders, doors and leading edges
  • Assist with fueling/defueling aircraft as required
  • Perform other tasks, for example, cleaning aircraft using approved materials, methods, and equipment, and loads and secures ballast and/or freight as required
  • Assist aircraft engine technicians and electronic/avionics technicians in troubleshooting and repairing aircraft
  • Assist with complex repairs at on-site and off-site locations
  • Support aircraft manufacturing of prototype and flight test aircraft at off-site locations
  • Support production aircraft under Production Certificate System
  • May perform Designated Inspector (DI) function as qualified by QA
  • Troubleshoot aircraft for problems during routine inspections
  • Assist with troubleshooting and repairing interior and/or mechanical and electrical components per applicable flight test procedures during test flights
  • Fabricate and assemble aircraft parts per engineering specifications
  • Operate ground support equipment (GSE), for example, tugs, jacks, nitrogen and oxygen servicing
  • Work on aircraft as well as in shops
  • Assist other employees in the performance of their duties within area(s) of qualification


As our ideal candidate,

  • You have at least two years’ general aircraft experience, which must include a minimum of one year of experience on jet aircraft
  • You have an A&P license
  • You must be able to work unscheduled overtime including nonscheduled work days and holidays
  • You must be able to work in seasonal/inclement weather outside
  • You must have the ability to be available for considerable travel with two hours’ notice, to include extended assignments lasting up to 30 days
  • You have the interpersonal skills necessary to establish and maintain effective working relationships with assigned employees, other business areas, contractors, and customers
  • You have the ability to read and interpret engineering documents, maintenance manuals and repair manuals
  • You have the ability to read, write and understand the English language

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, national or local laws.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Please continue to monitor our website and apply for additional positions for which you are qualified and may be of interest to you.

To apply, visit:


About Author