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Spirit Aeronautics

Aircraft Lead Maintenance Technician

Spirit Aeronautics is a company of uniquely skilled and dedicated aerospace professionals providing high levels of expertise to aircraft owners and operators for the maintenance and modernization of their aircraft. Our team enjoys a family 1st, career advancing work environment and very interesting projects in leading edge aircraft technologies. We are currently in need of a Lead Aircraft Maintenance Technician with the experience and ability to perform quality focused maintenance on turbine powered aircraft.

This role holds a direct responsibility for the safety & quality control standards of our aircraft technical services in accordance with FAA Repair Station regulations, our client’s high expectations and the Spirit Aeronautics team’s benchmark for excellence.

Based in the Dallas / Fort Worth, Texas metroplex, this person performs scheduled inspections and avionics maintenance and repair activities on various transport category aircraft throughout the local area. Avionics expertise for this position is expected to be strong for fielding support of new technology aircraft systems.

The right candidate will be a well experienced and skilled aircraft maintainer with an Airframe & Powerplant certificate with the ability to lead and train junior teammates. Being knowledgeable on FAA Repair Station& Aircraft Maintenance regulations, highly organized and confident in their aircraft repair abilities, this person will be a problem solver. Excellent communications skills, resourcefulness and the ability to fit our culture of passionate aviation professionals will be the right qualities for the successful candidate to join our team. Spirit Aeronautics has always been known to provide excellent wellness, healthcare and salary packages for our team members.


  • High school diploma or GED is required.
  • FAA Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic Certificate is required.
  • FAA Inspection Authorization is desired.
  • NCATT Aircraft Electronics Technician certificate is desired.
  • Associates degree or higher in Aviation Maintenance is desired.


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Avionics technicians are specialists who install, maintain and repair a plane’s electronic instruments, such as radio communication devices, radar systems, and navigation aids. With the advancement of digital technology technicians are required to maintain and configure complex computer systems. Are you up for the challenge?

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