Assistant A&P Technician in Reading, PA at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 5/5/2020

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Assistant A&P Technician

Reading, PA

At Quest Diagnostics, our aviation team members are critical to the people we serve. As an Assistant A&P Technician, your dedication to safe and efficient transportation helps in diagnoses and treatment of over 140K people every day – that’s more than 35.7M people making better healthcare decisions every year. Annually, Quest operates a fleet of 23 well maintained aircraft (LBQ) with 88 daily landings in 63 domestic locations. Our fleet includes the following aircraft type: BE58, PC-12, Phenom 100.

Time and again, we hear from employees that what motivates them most is the knowledge that their work contributes to improving human health. We touch the lives of millions of patients and their physicians each year, and our industry leadership is due in large part to the commitment of our aviation maintenance team.

Duties and Responsibilities
1. Assists in maintenance, alterations, and preventative maintenance in strict accordance with manufacturer recommendations and applicable Federal Aviation Regulations under direct supervision of Lead Aviation Technician or Aviation Maintenance Technician.
2. Assists in the maintenance of Quest Diagnostics aviation facilities.
3. Provides ground handling assistance to Flight Operations’ aircraft.
4. Maintains a service-oriented attitude toward customer needs, comfort, and safety.
5. Coordinates fuel requests and monitors aircraft fueling as required.
6. Assists in scheduled, unscheduled and preventative maintenance on Flight Operations aircraft under direct supervision of Lead Aviation Technician or Aviation Maintenance Technician.
7. Cleans aircraft interiors and exteriors as required.
8. Assists in the repair and maintenance of ground support equipment and tooling,
including but not limited to, power carts, hydraulic mules, rectifiers and tow tractors.
9. Ensures proper handling and storage procedures for hazardous materials stored at base location.
10. Attends and successfully completes Company and FAA required training.
11.Maintains a positive, team-oriented relationship with Flight Operations colleagues.
12. Other duties as assigned by the Chief of Aviation Maintenance, Lead Aviation Maintenance Technician Aviation Maintenance Technician and/or Director of Aviation Maintenance.


Current FAA Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) certificate

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