Textron Apprentice - A&P Mechanic in Mesa, Arizona

Apprentice - A&P Mechanic


Job Summary:

Apprentices will gain hands-on experience while working in one of Textron Aviation’s factory-owned Service Centers. They will assist in the repair, maintenance and troubleshooting of airframes, engine systems, parts and components. Apprentices will provide world class service and support for customers in our Service Centers while working side by side with an experienced Service Center technician.

Job Responsibilities (may include, but not limited to):

  • Assist mechanics with a variety of mechanical duties on various aircraft models involving diagnosis of malfunctions and required disassembly, rework, repair, replacement, reassembly or adjustment of various aircraft systems to prepare aircraft for flight and delivery to customer

  • Utilize equipment such as tensiometers, micrometers, pressure gauges, dial gauges, vacuum gauges, and a variety of hand tools to assist mechanics with repairing or modifying systems or assemblies

  • Perform a variety of line service activities for company and customer owned aircraft and general Service Center facilities maintenance

  • Maintain watch and meet aircraft on taxi ramp

  • Tow, park, and secure aircraft at various ramp and hangar locations

  • Inventory and store personal contents as required

  • Defuel and fuel aircraft

  • Complete fuel usage forms and records

  • Position and operate ground power and other aircraft service units

  • Perform general cleaning of ramps and service center facilities

  • Maintain assigned service equipment and transportation vehicles

  • Perform cleaning and routine maintenance checks

  • Work in accordance with established safety practices including proper use of personal protective equipment; maintain a neat and orderly work area



  • High School Diploma or equivalent and working towards an A&P License

Position Requirements:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Acts with customer expectations and requirements in mind

  • Collaborates and easily gets along in team-based environments

  • Valid driver’s license

Must be able to obtain and maintain an Airport Security Badge through the local airport authority (if applicable)


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 Product Support

Primary Location US-Arizona-Mesa

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 266829