Textron Amarillo 525 Flight Mechanic Second Shift in Amarillo, Texas

Amarillo 525 Flight Mechanic Second Shift


We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and design the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA’s first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility. At Bell, we are proud to be an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.

In this position, you will:

  • Run daily aircraft tests and record aircraft status

  • Install, fit, and adjust all types of parts and assemblies where difficult and diversified installations, alignments or adjustments are necessary

  • Perform difficult repairs and alterations per design changes, removing the required parts and making replacements

  • Work from blueprints or projects sketches and templates without the use of jigs or fixtures

  • Work to crew loads and follow written and verbal work instructions

  • Perform scheduled/unscheduled inspections

  • Install and test Gearboxes, Drive shafts, Fuel Systems, Electrical harnesses and Systems, Hydraulic Components, and other Systems

  • Perform Functional Testing of certain Systems

  • Drill close tolerance holes using a variety of hand drills

  • Install multiple types of fasteners into composite and sheet metal

  • Perform composite and fiberglass bond layup or repair

  • Support outside rotors turning operations on aircraft in flight status


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • A&P license strongly desired

  • Experimental flight test operations experience strongly desired

  • Demonstrated ability to perform a majority of the assembly operations on all parts of the aircraft

  • Knowledgeable of fixture and bench assembly operations

  • Able to lift to 25 lbs

Don’t miss the chance to join a diverse, inclusive environment where you feel a sense of belonging. As a member of our global workforce, you will collaborate with dedicated, enthusiastic teams where unique experiences, backgrounds and ideas combined with a strong passion for our products take us above and beyond flight.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Flight Operations

Primary Location US-Texas-Amarillo

Recruiting Company Bell Flight

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift Second Shift

Req ID: 270450