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Quality Control Assistant

                                             Mountain Aviation

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Here at Mountain Aviation, our employees provide exceptional service to our long-time jet charter clients, while maintaining a healthy work-life balance. What makes Mountain Aviation a great place to work? Not only are we the best Aircraft Charter, Management, and Maintenance operator in the Rocky Mountain Region, we offer flexible schedules, competitive salaries, and great employee benefits. We also offer professional growth opportunities to all of our employees pursuing a stable and successful career in aviation. Currently, we are accepting inquiries from both aspiring aviation professionals as well as seasoned industry experts. After reading through the entire job post, if you believe you would be a valuable member of our team, we encourage you to apply.


Mountain Aviation is looking for a qualified Quality Control Assistant! 

The Quality Control Assistant reports directly to the Director of Maintenance (DOM) and assists the company’s inspection and quality assurance maintenance personnel and operations.  The Quality Control Assistant contributes to safety, reliability, and economy by assisting the manager with record reviews, internal audits and record-keeping requirements by effectively utilizing processes, procedures, data bases and electronic equipment. This will be a full-time office position in a desk-cubicle setting. There is some flexibility is schedule so long as the schedule stays consistent each week. 

Essential Functions

  • Assist Director of Maintenance with conformity inspection tasks & recordkeeping
  • Perform internal/external records reviews & audits.
  • Maintain accurate and organized records for aircraft, employee training, tool calibration, and vendor files (Drug Program compliance).
  • Assist Quality Control Dept. in maintaining revision currency of all approved manuals.

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations
  • Assist with inspecting satellite or contract maintenance facilities as needed.
  • Maintain a good client relationship with aircraft owners and aircraft maintenance clients
  • Recommend policies and procedures within maintenance department and interdepartmental procedures
  • Other duties as assigned by the DOM.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Familiar with all provisions of Mountain Aviation’s General Maintenance Manual (GMM).
  • Knowledgeable in the details of the Operations Specifications that are relevant to maintenance.
  • Experience with the inspection programs associated to the types of aircraft Mountain Aviation operates.
  • Knowledgeable in maintenance requirements pertaining to FAR Part 135 and other applicable regulations necessary for the proper performance of duties.
  • Sufficient training in programs necessary to ensure regulatory compliance including safety. 
  • Strong comfort with system processes and ability to successfully research and resolve issues, both from a system and accounting perspective
  • Demonstrates a commitment to quality
  • Demonstrates ability to work individually and in a team environment
  • Demonstrates and interest in a long-term aviation career
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and independently
  • Ability to interact professionally and courteously
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines in a fast-paced office environment
  • Ability to proactively initiate projects that will improve processes
  • Ability to work with department leaders within multiple levels of management
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality when appropriate

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Be able to read, write and understand the English language.
  • Intermediate to advanced skillset in MS Office (specifically Excel).
  • Basic Understanding of Aircraft Maintenance Tracking.
  • Associated degree or equivalent trade school formal education.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current FAA Airframe and Power Plant Certificate
  • 3 years experience as a Certified Mechanic on aircraft of similar type that MA operations and meet recent experience requirements in the category and class of company aircraft or 3 years experience with a certified airframe repair station, including 1 year in the capacity of approving aircraft for return-to-service.
  • Current FAA Inspection Authorization (IA).
  • Experience with Rockwell Collins' Flight Operations System (FOS) or other aviation application software. 

Work Conditions:

  • FAR Part 135 aircraft maintenance in a hangar and ramp environment working indoors and outdoors and at times in inclement weather.
  • Must be available on-call and ability to travel with short notice. 
  • Long periods of sedentary activity working at a desk and utilizing a computer.
  • Ability to travel and attend aircraft, engine, and equipment training as needed.
  • Ability to flex schedule - some weekends & holidays required .

Physical Requirements

  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
  • Good vision and depth perception


  • Health, Dental, Vision, and voluntary Life Insurance available first of the month following date of hire. 
  • Company paid Life, AD&D and LTD
  • 401k with company match at 3% after 3 months of employment. 
  • PTO accrual upon hire


Mountain Aviation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.


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