Organizationally, the group leader falls between the supervisor and the worker on the floor and assists the supervisor performing this responsibility as well as performing work within his classification group. Reports directly to the Director Maintenance.
Must have C-26 experience
EDUCATION & TRAINING:
High school education and trade or technical school. A&P License required
EXPERIENCE, SKILL, AND KNOWLEDGE:
Minimum of five years’ experience in aircraft maintenance and two or more years supervisory experience. NOTE: Since Group Leader will spend at least 20% of time performing production work, he looses his exemption under the Fair Labor Standards Act and is subject to overtime payment at 1 1/2 times hourly rate for hours in excess of 40 per week. Must have a valid Airframe & Powerplant Mechanics certificate.
Exposed to typical aircraft repair station conditions such as engine noise, riveting, dust and chemical fumes, none of which to the extent of being intolerable. Hearing, vision and breathing protection provided in appropriate areas.
Working areas naturally ventilated and mechanically heated when required.
Work may be performed while exposed to elements of weather.
PHYSICAL & MENTAL CONDITIONS:
Requires lifting of items weighing up to and over 60 pounds on a frequent basis.
Requires physical effort associated with standing/walking/sitting.
Requires ability to twist, bend, squat, climb and/or other body movements to successfully accomplish the requirements of the position.
Requires the use of either or both hands for grasping items, manual dexterity is required, and the ability to push/pull, i.e.: open/close file cabinets and/or handle machinery.
Requires the ability to reach above shoulder height in accomplishing job tasks.
Requires the ability to walk on uneven surfaces.
Able to properly recognize and distinguish colors.
Sufficient vision required to successfully accomplish the requirements of the position.
Requires sustained periods of concentration.
Must be able to handle stressful situations without affecting logical decision-making.