Nabtesco Aerospace, Inc has a Apprentice Mechanic 2 - Aircraft Accessory Component (Hydraulic / Electrical) position available in the engineering department of our Redmond, Washington office.


Service, repair, and overhaul aircraft accessory components to ensure airworthiness. Works under moderate supervision.

Apprentice mechanics perform repair, overhaul and/or modification to electro-hydraulic actuators and/or assembly, test and inspection of Aircraft Accessory Component (Hydraulic/Electrical) production components to include but not limited to HVDC Rack and Panel and/or modification to electro-hydraulic actuators of varying complexity on aerospace components and assemblies according to FAA standards, original equipment manufacturers and customers’ requirements.

Technicians must be capable of reading and interpreting component maintenance manuals, assembly instruction sheets, engineering orders, engineering drawings and specifications as needed to assess conformance to requirement. Technicians must be capable of performing a variety of tasks including but not limited to: Geometric inspection (caliper, micrometer, and surface roughness), electrical soldering, and sealant application, electrical testing along with knowledge of associated electrical test equipment and their application, and product assembly.


Responsibility #1: Repair and Maintenance Duties

  • Repair, modify, replace, or otherwise perform routine aircraft maintenance work in a safe and timely manner.
  • Accurately completes required maintenance-related paperwork.
  • Communicate effectively with other maintenance personnel at all levels by keeping co-workers and leadership apprised of work progress and difficulties as they arise.
  • Complete on-the-job-training (OJT) forms and any required reading.
  • Read and interpret manufacturer and airline maintenance manuals, service bulletins, drawings, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repair, replacement, or modification.

Responsibility #2: General Shop Duties

  • Help with general cleanup of work area.
  • Responsible for accurately clocking into jobs. Regular and prompt attendance.
  • Effective and appropriate conduct with co-workers

Responsibility #3: Safety Responsibility

  • Observe all company, health, safety, and environmental rules, ensuring that you are provided with full information on your area specific safety issues, all unique hazards are identified, and you are provided with the proper equipment to carry out your job in a safe manner.
  • Maintain the work area to a high standard of housekeeping and low incidence of physical hazards. Report all accidents must be promptly reported to Production Supervisor or Manager.


Skills and Knowledge:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with other maintenance personnel at all levels regarding job related issues in the English language.
  • Show a continued aptitude for new assigned work.
  • Ability to perform basic to intermediate mathematical functions.
  • Meet all regulatory requirements per FAR 65.


Required Experience:

  • Airframe/or Airframe and Power plant License through Part 147 school with no experience or
  • One-year relevant experience performing mechanical / hydraulic / electrical industrial maintenance, or One year relevant commercial, military and/or general aviation experience, or
  • One year mechanical, electrical, electronic, industrial maintenance or ASSY experience.


Required Education:

  • High School education or equivalent


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