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Aircraft Maintenance Technician


North Canton, OH, US

Company:  Goodyear

Location: AKRON, OHIO
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 



About the Position

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s Global Flight Operation has an opening for a licensed Aircraft Maintenance Technician at the Akron/Canton Regional Airport (CAK). This individual will be a self-starter and will be required to accomplish the following tasks and duties as related to the FAA Certified Repair Station and Quality Control Manual.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide the highest quality aircraft maintenance, while meeting or exceeding any requirements set forth by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) & Manufacturer Standards.                                                                               
  • Perform daily preflight & post flight inspections including inspection for physical defects, evaluating system malfunctions, performing necessary repairs & inspections prior to releasing the aircraft to service insuring that all necessary Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) FAR Part 43 are met.        
  • Perform scheduled airframe & engine inspections, minor & major repairs, aircraft manufacturer’s service bulletins & modifications, along with system malfunction repairs. Supervision of maintenance projects performed by a rotational basis. Insure all maintenance meets FAA requirements & manufacturers standards. Procedure utilized when initiating & completing any maintenance must comply with FAR Part 43. Responsible for any maintenance performed, inspected & accepted.                
  • Travel as a Flight Technician on the G450 and perform safety, mechanical, customer service duties and perform the duties of Aircraft & Facility technician as required.
  • Perform administrative details relating to aircraft maintenance including FAA compliance of all maintenance records including written logs & historical records pertaining to the aircraft insuring that entries meet FAR Part 43. Maintain records required under FAR 145 pertaining to the FAA Repair Station & comply with any repair station administrative requirements.  
  • Acquire replacement parts using pre-arranged systems set forth & inspect any component received to insure only FAA approved components are utilized on the aircraft and design &/or fabricate test & support equipment.     
  • Assist with the cleaning and fueling of company aircraft.
  • Assist with cleaning and general maintenance of the hangar and on-site fuel farm.



Required Education and Experience

  • High school diploma/ GED required.
  • DOT FAA Airframe & Power plant license required. 
  • 5 years civilian or equivalent military experience in aircraft airframe and powerplant maintenance.
  • It is required to be knowledgeable in aircraft AC and DC electrical systems, basic avionics system operations, hydraulic system and component repairs and overhaul, pneumatics, anti-ice systems, environmental and cabin pressure control systems and basic sheet metal fabrication.  
  • Gulfstream G150 and G450 experience is preferred.
  • Knowledgeable in all electrical systems, basic avionics system operations, hydraulics, hydraulic component overhauls & repairs, pneumatics, anti-ice system, environmental control systems, air conditioning with required certifications & aircraft painting procedures. Know aircraft fulling procedures to insure safety & proper quantity per airframe manufacturer's instructions & FAA req'd. Familiar with operating procedures for the aircraft fuel quantity indication systems along with fuel truck operations & aircraft fulling safety procedures, fuel farm operation procedures & fuel truck refilling methods.       



Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 65,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

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