Due to expansion/growth the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Aviation Unit has an opening for an Aviation Mechanic in the Special Operations Bureau. The Aviation Unit has (1) 2005 Bell 407 and (1) 2012 Bell 407GX.
The mechanic will maintain aircraft log books, directives and bulletins; perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, conduct installations, establish parts supply, and oversee the environmental integrity of the air unit premises. The mechanic will be highly knowledgeable with computers and Microsoft Office. The mechanic will have the ability to perform and assist with tasks/maintenance outside of helicopter maintenance.
Salary: $57,930 - $79,918 (overall minimum/maximum salary)
Starting minimum/maximum Salary: $57,930 - $67,044 (determined by documented acceptable prior related experience).
CLOSING DATE: May 26, 2020
FAA Airframe & Powerplant License
2-4 years helicopter maintenance experience (preferably on Bell 407)
Ability to read and understand electrical schematics and technical drawings.
Must possess good mechanical skills with the ability to repair and maintain additional shop equipment.
Ability to work safely and efficiently with little or no supervision.
Must own a complete set of aviation quality hand tools.
5 years flight line experience on turbine powered helicopters, preferably Bell 407.
5 -10 years overall civilian helicopter experience preferred.
RADS system familiarity
Experience managing a small office including shipping, filing, record keeping, purchasing etc .
Salary Range: $57,930-$79,918