Aviation Accessory Technician I - 2nd Shift

Independence, KS 67301, USA Req #3176
Monday, March 18, 2024


**2nd Shift Schedule: Monday - Friday, 3:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Must be able to train on day shift for a minimum of 90 days. **


SUMMARY:  The Aviation Accessory Technician will perform maintenance and alteration tasks on civil aviation articles in accordance with the current technical data provided in the manufacturers’ Instructions for Continued Airworthiness, Services Bulletins, service letters, Airworthiness Directives, government and industry standard practices, and other data acceptable to or approved by the FAA.



Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:                 

  • Assemble limited fuel, oil, or air accessories (Excluding fuel controls and governors).
  • Utilize hand tools daily.
  • Utilize specialty tools for precision measurements daily.
  • Read and interpret technical data and drawings.
  • Generate data plates for components completed with use of a laser system.
  • Document maintenance records of all repair work orders performed.
  • Other duties as assigned.




  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 0-1 years of mechanical work experience
  • High mechanical aptitude
  • Flexible to changing workloads/priorities based on customer requirements.
  • Maintain an orderly and productive work environment.
  • Ability to function in fast paced environment while maintaining a high level of quality
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and data required.
  • Basic computer operating skills.




  • 1-3 years of aviation accessory experience




  • The selected applicant will be subject to a background check and drug testing.



VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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Let us tell you why:

Time Off: Enjoy Paid Time Off to relax and recharge.

Family Support: We offer Paid Maternity Leave and Paid Bonding Leave, along with access to our Employee Assistance Program, ensuring your family’s well-being.

Education: Pursue your educational goals with Tuition Reimbursement for Undergrad, Technical, and Graduate Programs.

Financial Security: We offer a 401(k) and Employee Stock Purchase Plan to secure your financial future.

Healthcare: Your health is essential, and we provide Health, Dental, and Vision Care.

Flexible Spending: Take advantage of HSA, FSA, and Dependent Care plans for added flexibility.

Insurance: We've got you covered with Short-Term and Long-Term disability insurance.

Competitive Salaries: Your hard work is rewarded with competitive salaries. Ready to be part of a company that values you as much as your skills and expertise?

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  • Independence, KS 67301, USA