- Ormond Beach, Florida
- Job ID
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Under general supervision, the Line Service Technician performs aviation ramp service duties, to include fueling aircraft, transferring fuel between source locations and delivery vehicles, conducting ramp operations, including re-positioning and towing aircraft, operating tugs and towing carts and vehicles. A line technician is also responsible for guiding, parking, greeting and marshaling arriving or departing aircraft from an airport ramp using appropriate aviation hand signals. The position monitors fuel levels and maintains fuel inventories to make sure aircraft have the right amount of fuel for each flight. The job description includes detail-oriented responsibilities, such as ensuring fuel trucks are stocked and prepared to distribute fuel, checking aircraft oil levels, performing quality control checks to make sure fueling is handled safely and efficiently and reporting any visible damage to aircraft. Line technicians also perform light facilities maintenance duties and ensure aircraft are tied down or placed in a secure hangar. Perform business opening and closing checks. Additional duties as assigned.
Additional Duties and Responsibilities:
Line technicians help with the upkeep and general maintenance of hangars, facilities and airport grounds. The position ensures that training facilities and maintenance areas are litter-free, clean, safe and organized. Technicians also maintain aircraft hangars so planes can be parked or stored safely. During inclement weather, line technicians help maintain ramp areas and ensure that all aircraft are securely tied down. The position also assists with various customer service duties as assigned.
Pay Rate Effective 12/2016 :
Line Service Technician: Subject to experience otherwise see current entry level pay
High school diploma/General equivalent required.
· Valid Florida Driver's License Required.
· Operational knowledge of aircraft fueling and hazardous materials handling.
· Ability to lift 100 pounds and work in inclement weather in a hazardous environment.
· Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule, including weekends and holidays.
Sunrise Flight Academy is located in beautiful Ormond Beach, Florida, and has been in continuous operation since 1983. For over 30-years, Sunrise Flight Academy has trained professional pilots from more than 50 countries with one of the best safety records in the industry. When choosing a flight school, trust is important. Sunrise Flight Academy is proud to be the exclusive flight training provider for Florida State College at Jacksonville where we offer accredited degree programs in Professional Pilot Technology (A.S.) and Polk State College at Lakeland, Florida. If you want to pursue a bachelorâ€™s degree, credits from your professional pilot training transfer to many four-year aviation colleges and universities including Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Our satellite training facilities are conveniently located at Jacksonvilleâ€™s historic Cecil Airport and Herlong Recreational Airport, and at Lakeland-Linder Regional Airport in Polk County, Florida, home of the world famous EAA Sun-n-Fun fly-in. Sunrise Flight Academy is approved by the Federal Aviation Administration to offer training under Part 141 of the Federal Aviation Regulations. Because your needs are paramount, we also offer training under the flexibility of Part 61 as well. Our FAA approved proprietary training syllabus and immersive training environment allows you to finish on-time â€“ and within budget â€“ with the advanced knowledge and skills you need for success.