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Ground Service Equipment Technician (GSE) $500 Signing Bonus

Equipment/Technology Specialist

Equipment and Facilities Specialist

No

Anchorage, Alaska, United States

Overview

Work Where it Matters

Pegasus Aviation Services, an Akima company, is not just another aviation contractor. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), our mission and purpose extend beyond our exciting federal projects as we support our shareholder communities in Alaska.

At Pegasus, the work you do every day makes a difference in the lives of our 15,000 Iñupiat shareholders, a group of Alaska natives from one of the most remote and harshest environments in the United States.

For our shareholders, Pegasus provides support and employment opportunities and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years.

For our government customers, Pegasus delivers efficient, flexible, and safe aviation services as it supports domestic and international passenger and freighter airlines.

As a Pegasus employee, you will be surrounded by a challenging, yet supportive work environment that is committed to innovation and diversity, two of our most important values. You will also have access to our comprehensive benefits and competitive pay in addition to growth opportunities and excellent retirement options.

Job Summary:

Ground Service Equipment Technicians (GSE) maintain, repair, and perform maintenance (preventive and on-demand) on aircraft ground support equipment (motorized and non-motorized, gasoline and diesel fueled). The GSE position is a support services position whose work routine is established and follows a set of procedures. It generally functions under close supervisory direction or guidance of the GSE Manager.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Safe and efficient operations of all ground service equipment.
  • Operate ground service equipment (GSE).
  • Operate aircraft de-icing equipment.
  • General tune-up of GSE.
  • Order/pick-up parts for vehicle maintenance.
  • Responsible for maintaining safety and security of the ramp at all times.
  • Observe safe ground handling procedures and maintenance of ground handling equipment, including the performance of equipment checks.
  • Miscellaneous duties as assigned by Supervisor and Manager.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 0-2 years of heavy equipment maintenance experience.
  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must be willing to work in inclement weather.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or show proof of right to work in the U.S.
  • High School graduate or GED.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to lift 60 pounds comfortably.
  • Able to fluently read, write, speak and understand English.
  • Friendly and outgoing personality.
  • Ability to work under stressful situations and tight time constraints.
  • Must be a self-starter and willing to take the initiative.
  • able and willing to work without direct supervision.
  • Required to work nights, weekends, holidays, and varying schedules.
  • Successfully complete a background investigation, including FBI fingerprints, criminal history and pre-employment drug test.
  • Accept all other assigned duties as a team.
  • Language Skills:
  • Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, electrical and hydraulic schematics.
  • Write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Speak effectively one-to-one and before groups of customers or employees of the organization.
  • Math skills:
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Reasoning Abilities:
  • Apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram form.
  • Deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Physical Demands: moderate.
  • GSE on occasion may lift or move with help up to 200 pounds, and/or more frequently lift or move 70 to 100 pounds, and constantly lift or move up to 50 pounds the GSE is regularly required to use hands, talk, hear, bend, stoop, kneel, and is frequently required to stand, walk.
  • The GSE may be required to climb, sit, and balance.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to focus.
  • The GSE is usually working outside and is exposed to all types of weather conditions with a seasonal range of temperatures which include rain, snow, wind and extreme temperatures.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but can vary dramatically depending on location and time of day. Occasionally high noise levels where hearing protection is required and provided.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability, and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us at job-assist@akima.com or [Register to View] (information about job applications status is not available at this contact information).

We are an equal opportunity employer and comply with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability, or have known limitations related to pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us at job-assist@akima.com or [Register to View] (information about job applications status is not available at this contact information).

Job: Maintenance & Repair

Travel: None

Organization: Pegasus Aviation Services

Clearance: Not Applicable

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-3580