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Textron Aircraft Assembly Mechanic C - Various Shifts in Wichita, Kansas

Aircraft Assembly Mechanic C - Various Shifts

Textron Aviation has been inspiring the journey of flight for nine decades through the iconic and beloved Cessna and Beechcraft brands. We are passionate advocates of aviation, empowering people with the freedom of flight. As you join our legacy as a global leader in private aviation, you’ll have opportunities to try new fields, expand your skills and knowledge, stretch your abilities, and build your career. We provide a competitive and extensive total rewards package that includes pay and innovative benefits to support you and your family members – now and in the future, beginning day one. Your success is our success.


Job Summary:

To assemble, install, rig, rework mechanical and electrical aircraft systems. May be required to workunder the assistance of higher grade operators.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Works in accordance with airplane order, blueprints, engineering specifications, standardprocedures, oral and written instructions to perform any combination of the following duties with aminimum amount of supervision.

  • Performs any layout, math computation or planning necessary to assemble and install avariety of major aircraft structures and assemblies, landing gear systems, props, andoptional equipment installations.

  • Installs and/or reworks a variety of engine accessories such as oil and fuel pumps,generator, hydraulic and vacuum pumps.

  • Services, installs, adjusts radio(s), electrical and electronic systems on the aircraft andrequests or recommends installations or other essential changes as required.

  • Uses aircraft mechanic's hand tools such as screwdrivers, torque and impact wrenches, pliers,and hammers plus sheet metal tools such as rivet gun, drill motor, portable dimpling equipment,bucking bars, file, and some measuring devices such as scale.

  • Required to repair and rework sheet metal parts and assemblies involving operations such ascutting, filing, drilling, countersinking, fitting, shimming, riveting, and bucking.

  • Performs other related duties as required.



Requires a high school diploma, an equivalent certificate, or a bronze level WorkKeys certification. Usessimple arithmetic, blueprints and specifications.


Requires minimum of six (6) months of final assembly, sheet metal assembly or radio and electrical repairor directly related experience.

Take your career higher at Textron Aviation:

  • Competitive starting salaries with growth potential

  • Health benefits beginning day one

  • Tuition assistance and continuing education programs

  • Paid holidays

  • Relocation assistance (terms and conditions apply)

  • Flight training courses and bonuses (terms and conditions apply)

Come feel the pride

This role is eligible for a $4,000 (pre-tax) sign-on bonus. Terms & conditions apply. The Company reserves the right to amend or suspend this program at any time.

Kansas Tax Credit:

Join Textron Aviation’s Kansas team and you may be eligible for a $5,000 state of Kansas Aviation tax credit for up to five years. Visit https://www.aircapitaloftheworld.com/taxcredits for more information on the tax credit.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Recruiting Company: Textron Aviation
Primary Location: US-Kansas-Wichita
Job Function: Manufacturing
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Job Type: Standard
Shift: First Shift
Job Posting: 01/26/2024, 10:53:22 PM
Job Number: 321099