A&P Mechanic


Career Guide

Applicants must possess the following to be considered for an A&P mechanic position with SkyWest Airlines:

  • An FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic license
  • A high school diploma
  • The ability to communicate fluently in English (both verbally and written)
  • Excellent decision-making and communication skills
  • A stable employment history
  • A positive attitude and professional image
  • A valid driver's license and good driving record
  • The ability to see and hear approaching vehicles, aircraft propellers and machinery that could present immediate danger
  • The ability to routinely lift 75 lbs. with or without accommodation 
  • The ability to climb, bend, kneel, crawl and stoop frequently in confined spaces
  • Their own set of tools (CLICK HERE for the complete list of minimum tools required)
  • The ability to legally work in the United States as defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986 (as a U.S. citizen or with proper authorization)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities of A&P mechanics:

  • Comply with FAA regulations and GMPM procedures
  • Perform maintenance on EMB and CRJ aircraft
  • Work weekends, holidays and night shifts
  • Perform overtime work as needed
  • Be available for road trips 
  • Perform tasks as required by supervisor  

To interview for an A&P mechanic, job applicants must:

  • Be able to indicate the development of mechanical aptitude, other than school
  • Arrive at the interview with an updated resume after completing an application online

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