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Aviation Engine Mechanic

Opa-locka Full-Time
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Location: Opa-Locka, FL

Permanent Position – US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only.

Axiem International is a leader in placement of professional and technical candidates with aviation, manufacturing and energy companies globally. Axiem currently has a customer in Sunny South Florida with over 40 years of experience in providing the highest quality MRO service to the Commercial and Military Aviation Industry. Axiem’s customer combines state-of-the art technology with the highest quality team of aviation professionals to deliver products and services that exceed customers’ expectations. Axiem’s customer has recently grown to become one of the leading providers of gas turbine maintenance support for Rolls Royce T56/501, and Pratt and Whitney PT6A/T engines and accessories globally. This aviation company, located in the Opa-locka area of North Miami-Dade, is looking for full-time, well-qualified, energetic, and motivated people to join their growing team of aviation professionals. The Aviation Engine Mechanic position will be key to the long-term success of the team. If you are looking for a new position that will allow you to grow and succeed, please review the job requirements below and submit your resume for this exciting new position as soon as possible.

Basic Function:

Perform Maintenance level repairs and Overhauls of Rolls Royce T56/501 engines in accordance with approved data and published work scopes.

Essential duties are as follows but are not limited to:

 Disassembly, sub-assembly and final assembly of Rolls Royce T56/501 engines.

 Inspection of engine parts and related components.

 Build engines using configuration & fit requirements.

 Perform all proper servicing procedures.

 Ensure all work is performed IAW posted work scopes.

Compensation Package:

 Compensation commensurate with experience.

 Comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, & life insurance.

 401k Retirement Plan

 Paid vacation/personal time/holidays

 Uniform allowance

Equal Opportunity Employer - Vet/Disability - Drug-Free Workplace.


 Due to regulatory requirements of International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.

 Prior experience as an aviation mechanic, with an emphasis on the overhaul and repair of engines.

 Willing and able to learn.

 Demonstrate proper use and knowledge of tools and measuring equipment.

 Knowledge of aviation engines and components.

 Must speak and write English and have toolbox.


 Powerplant certification desired.

 Experience as a test cell operator.

 2-5 years of MRO experience.

 Experience in the repair and overhaul of Auxiliary Power Units (APUs).

 Experience in Field Service work on related engines or aircraft.

Recommended skills

Field Service Management
English Language


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