Highly qualified aircraft mechanic with over 25 years experience. Valid FAA A&P license. Experienced in line maintenance and aircraft overhaul environments.
Fleet certified for MD80, 737, 757, 767.
Performed line maintenance SFO & LAX
Performed P.S. checks, A checks and other maintenance tasks
Teamed with 25 other highly skilled technicians
Accomplished H/C checks on 757 and MD-80
Accomplished tow and taxi qualifications on 757
Qualified log book trained, LMP and MEL procedures
Company trained in JT8, CFM-56-6, CF-6 power plants
Field trip member on 757 dispatch team
*Performed minor and major sheet metal repairs to damaged and out of service aircraft.
*Know structure limitations from minor and major damage. "Serviceable for continued service".
*Duties to include interpret repair layout per Boeing and American Airlines engineering drawings.
*Fabricate and chemically treat sheet metal.
*Manufacture doublers, finger doublers and fuselage stringer splices. Pre-drill floor and galley castings. Remove and replace floor beams.
*Identify metals, fastners, rivets and sealants used in repairs.
*Operate rivet guns and Hy-Lock installations.
*Operate hi speed metal cutters safely.
*Knowledge of chemicals, safety equipment and hazardous chemical information.
*Able to operate aircraft moving equipment and forklifts.
*Ability to use and read micrometers, depth gauges and calipers.
*Document all work performed.
*Fly in confidence with aircraft on "Return to Service" check flight.
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