Aircraft Systems Mechanic

Company: Aerotek ( Learn More )

General Information
US-LA-Lake Charles
$24.45 /Hour
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Job Description


Aerotek is looking for systems mechanics to work a project with a government contractor in the Lake Charles, LA area. Worked will be performed on large fixed wing aircraft.


  • Troubleshoot and repair all systems that include hydraulics, rigging, flight controls, landing gear, etc.
  • Perform C checks and other major modifications per specifications.
  • Must be able to shoot rivets, remove/replace skins, repair spar cords, etc. Some may be performing light to medium structures and some will be performing heavy structures.

  • Must have a minimum of 10 years of A&P/Systems experience in the aviation/aerospace industry with at least five years in an MRO environment
  • Candidates with heavy systems experience on wide body aircraft are preferred
  • Must be skilled in reading blueprints/TCTOs

  • $24.45/hour taxed with an additional plus $123/day in per diem for up to five days out of the week ($615 cap per week) for per diem-eligible candidates.
  • Overtime rate is $36.68.

  • About Aerotek:

    Our people are everything. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek® Inc. has distinguished itself as a leader in recruiting and staffing services, by having a deep understanding of the intersection of talent and business. As a strategic partner to more than 17,000 clients and 300,000 contract employees every year, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantages for its clients and rewarding careers for its contract employees. Headquartered in Hanover, Md., Aerotek operates a network of over 230 non-franchised offices with more than 6,000 internal employees dedicated to serving our customers. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider. To learn more, visit

    The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.
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