A and P Mechanic - Springfield, Missouri


Worldwide Aircraft Services, Inc., a 145 Repair Station in Springfield, MO, specializes in maintenance, repair, modification, and inspections for a wide range of turboprop aircraft and is looking for Aircraft A&P Technicians that are looking for a career troubleshooting, assembling, repairing airframes, engines, and systems and working with a team of aviation enthusiasts in a great work environment with a company that prides itself on employee engagement.

Principal Duties

Perform various mechanical duties on assigned aircraft, including diagnosing malfunctions, disassembly, repair, replacement, and adjustment of various systems.

Repair, replace, and rebuild aircraft structures, wings and fuselage, and functional components using hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment such as shears, sheet metal brakes, welding equipment, rivet gun, and drills. Perform routine inspections per manufacturer and operator maintenance programs and provide detailed discrepancy listings for each inspection to completion of the aircraft through delivery to the customer.  *Pay negotiable, based on Experience

  • Read and interpret manufacturers' and service maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine the feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
  • Inspect, replace, and/or repair worn or damaged components using hand tools, gauges, and testing equipment.
  • Disassemble and inspect parts for wear, warping, or other defects.
  • Inspect, adjust, repair, or replace electrical wiring systems and aircraft accessories.
  • Perform engine repair, removal, and reinstallation.
  • Perform engine maintenance, annual inspections, and continued airworthiness inspections.
  • Perform other qualified duties as required, with the highest standards of safety.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Detailed knowledge of aircraft mechanical component troubleshooting/repair procedures and replacement of components.
  • Knowledge of aircraft, unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, etc.
  • The ability to read blueprints, specifications, technical manuals, and test equipment procedures is a plus.
  • Able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.
  • Basic computer data entry skills
  • A self-starter, performing daily tasks without supervision

Experience & Education

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent
  • Airframe and Powerplant Mechanics Certification
  • Minimum one (1) year or more of diversified aircraft and engine maintenance and repairs preferred.
  • Knowledge of aircraft, accessories, components, fasteners, and other hardware.
  • Knowledge and Experience with the following aircraft are preferred but not required: ATR, Embraer EMB-120, EMB-135/145, Fairchild SA226/227, Saab SF340A/B, S2000, Beechcraft KingAir.

Physical Requirements & Working Environment

They may be exposed to extreme noise from turbine and jet engine aircraft.

Will handle dirty parts and lubricants.

Required to operate power vehicles, machinery, various hand tools, ground support equipment, forklift, etc.'


  • (4) Four Day / (10) Ten Hours per day - Work Week (Tuesday - Friday) or( Monday - Thursday) No Weekends
  • Vacation and Sick Paid Time-Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance - Short / Long Term Disability, FSA, HSA, AD&D (Eligibility -1st of the month following 30 days of employment)
  • 401K (Eligible to participate upon on-hire) Company matches $.50 on the dollar up to six (6)% up of deferral.
  • Educational, Adoption, and Wellness Benefits
  • Tool and Uniform Allowance
  • Relocation assistance (terms and conditions apply)

License Certificate

Airframe & Powerplant License (Required)

*NOTE -  A background check is required for this position, and any job offer is contingent on the results of this check.


Mail your Resume:

Worldwide Aircraft Services, Inc., % HR Dept. 2755 N. General Aviation Avenue; Springfield, MO 65803

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