Apprentice Technician - Military veterans preferred

DynCorp Recruiting (


  full-time   employee

United States

Job Summary
The Apprentice Technician is the entry and first working level for certificated Airframe and Powerplant technicians. Incumbents at this level work under the guidance of a lead technician and inspect and repair aircraft, engines, and components, and return aircraft to service.
Principal Accountabilities
  • Work under the general guidance of a lead or journey level technician and perform maintenance and repair to aircraft, engines, propellers, rotors and components in accordance with approved procedures
  • Learn various aircraft maintenance requirements, standards and procedures
  • Determine the airworthiness of airframe and engine components
  • Inspect systems for proper operation and condition
  • Perform other qualified duties as assigned
Knowledge & Skills
  • Knowledge of FAA federal aviation regulations pertaining to the maintenance and repair of aircraft
  • Knowledge of FAA approved maintenance practices, techniques and procedures
  • Knowledge of aircraft shop maintenance operational procedures


Experience & Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • FAA Airman & Powerplant Technician’s certificates
  • A valid Class C California driver’s license

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Work in a hangar environment in and around aircraft
  • Subject to noise including operating aircraft, manufacturing machinery, rivet guns and other aircraft operations
  • Hangar facility is not heated during the winter nor cooled in the summer
  • Must be physically capable of utilizing aircraft structural repair and rivet tools


  • Not required.