Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce

GSE Mechanic

Posted: 09/29/2021

Are you a heavy equipment maintenance professional that is seeking an opportunity for stability, a place to build a career instead of just going to a job? We need top notch, experienced heavy equipment maintenance professionals that have an interest in being a part of the aviation industry. We are seeking hardworking, experienced, dedicated team players to join our team of professionals in the specialized repair of aviation ground support equipment (GSE) and Airport Maintenance Equipment. This diverse group of vehicles includes:

• Forklifts, k-loaders, generators, aircraft deicers, fuel trucks;
• Power units, push back tugs, conveyor belts
• Light, Medium and Heavy Duty vans and trucks;
• Backhoes, Snow plows, snow brooms, snow blowers;
• Excavating equipment

WE OFFER competitive pay, plus great benefits and a culture that engages our employees and encourages them to be an active participant in shaping our company.
What you will do:

This position performs as a skilled mechanic in the inspection, maintenance, repair and overhaul of all Ground Support Equipment (powered and non-powered). May be required to assist with facility or property equipment as directed by Management. Must be willing work flexible shifts, accept indoor and outdoor work assignments and be subject to overtime and some travel. The GSE Mechanic II will practice safety conscious behaviors in all operational processes and procedures; comply with all LGSTX Services operating and safety procedures and policies. Follows all safety guidelines and provides for the safety of customers, employees and other persons any time they are on or in company property or aircraft; or within the air operations area; provide guidance to less experienced personnel, advises lower grade workers on diagnosis and repair of less complex repair/maintenance problems; remove malfunctioning ground support equipment from service and ensure GSE is not returned to service until malfunction has been properly diagnosed and repaired; utilizes appropriate tooling, equipment and material to accomplish maintenance functions including but not limited to the following: inspections, troubleshooting, repairing, removing and replacing components on all Ground Support functions. Provide trouble-shoot and diagnostic assessment of ground support equipment as required; must be able to solve problems by studying drawings, wiring diagrams and schematics, and technical publications if necessary.