• Elizabeth City, NC, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Medical / Dental / Vision

Type: Full Time



INTER-OP is looking for a full time Aircraft Mechanic to support the United States Coast Guard (USCG) Aviation Logistic Center (ALC) in Elizabeth City, NC.



The mechanic will repair and fabricate routine composite/plastic parts and aircraft structures using pre-constructed fixtures, molds and form blocks, by pouring liquid plastic compounds into molds or shaping, cutting, drilling and installing composite aircraft cowlings, windshields and canopies. The mechanic will make repairs by using common types of plastic resins and sheet stock such as polyesters, epoxies and acrylics to complete routine repairs and assignments.



  • Ability to read, understand and apply trade or administrative guides such as technical manuals, technical orders, blueprints, sketches, and other related documents.
  • Ability to lift, reach, bend, walk, pull, sit, stand, crouch, stoop, kneel and stretch for prolonged periods of time. May be required to work in cramped, awkward and strained positions or required to climb ladders, work platforms, scaffolding and aircraft structures.
  • Experience in aircraft composite structures to include maintenance and repair with a minimum of five years practical experience.
  • Technical capability/experience with aircraft, airframes, components and substructures. Should include maintenance of primary, secondary, and tertiary structures.
  • Knowledge, skill and ability to follow appropriate safety procedures common to the trade.
  • Knowledge of specific hazardous materials and hazardous wastes procedures is necessary, including the proper fitting and usage of protective gear and completion of related training.
  • Must be able to carry items up to 40 pounds or heavier with assistance from other workers or weight-lifting devices.
  • Ability to conduct research using USCG data systems such as TMAPS and Microsoft Office Suite, or similar type systems. A minimum of five (5) years of practical experience is desired.
  • Technical capability to deal with aircraft upgrades and aging aircraft sustainment issues. Experience with new component integration and developing repair or replacement strategies for airframes, components and/or substructures.
  • Capability to work in regulated areas with toxic materials present including hexavalent chromium and cadmium. This will include use of PPE such as protective clothing, respirator, etc.
  • Experience working with USCG aircraft is highly desirable.



INTER-OP provides a diverse range of support services to both government and corporate clients. We are a veteran owned company that is dedicated to providing an extremely high level of service to our clients as well as an outstanding work experience for our employees. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value diversity in our workforce.

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