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Cummins Inc. Aviation Trades Associate (Hourly) - 2nd Shift in Columbus, Indiana

Aviation Trades Associate (Hourly) - 2nd Shift


We are looking for a talented Aviation Trades Associate to join our team at the in Columbus, IN with starting pay of $41.00 -$45.00/hour, plus a $1.50 shift premium and a $1500.00 signing bonus;

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Performs Maintenance activities on Cummins Inc. aircrafts to assure these are in airworthy condition.

  • Performs immediate repairs to each type of aircraft, engines, and equipment if aircraft airworthiness is affected.

  • Performs minor repairs to aircraft, engines, and equipment when noted by pilots or found during routine inspections.

  • Completes aircraft post-flight inspections upon aircrafts return to home base to assure airworthiness.

  • Fuels and moves aircraft as needed.

  • Maintains proper records of all maintenance activities and updates the computerized aircraft tracking program.

  • Purchases parts, supplies, fuel, and equipment cost effectively.

  • Travels to major overhaul repair centers to provide job direction and assists or monitors. repairs/modifications during major or special inspections.

  • Facilitates prompt aircraft arrival and departure by assisting flight crew with passenger baggage.

  • Maintains fuel storage facility and related equipment to assure quality control of bulk fuel delivery.

  • Completes Federal Aviation Administration Part 125 manual review as required by company manuals.

  • Maintains Federal Aviation Administration Inspection Authorization requirements.

  • Completes recurrent aircraft and department training as scheduled.

  • Work occasional weekends

  • Travel requirement 10-15% with aircraft


Education, Licenses, Certifications

Active Federal Aviation Administration Airframe and Power plant license per Federal Aviation Regulation 65.83.

Inspection Authorization License within one year of hire date per Federal Aviation Regulation 65.91.


  • Two years of experience on light to heavy corporate jet aircraft.

  • One year experience on advanced aircraft technology (flight management systems, On Board maintenance system).

  • Embraer 135 maintenance experience preferred but not required.

  • Corporate aviation background (preferred)

  • Experience working with CMP or Flight Docs.

  • Able to travel internationally when needed -Eligible for a Passport

  • Turbine powered aircraft experience required.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Aircraft Maint/Bus Pilot

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Jun 1, 2023, 7:56:15 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Corporate

Role Category Hybrid - Potential for Partial Remote

Req ID: 230004HH