Operation and Maintenance Technician - AVIATION EXPERIENCE A MUST!

LB Transportation Consulting, Inc. - Dulles, VA

Full-time$23 an hour

This position is primarily responsible for performing preventive maintenance, repairs, and recovery activities on airport automated people mover (APM) systems within the limitations of standard methods and procedures. Perform Central Control Operations per company guidelines.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Working from oral, written, or electronically generated instructions perform skilled preventive maintenance, operations, adjustments, corrections, repairs, diagnosis or modifications to a variety of electronic/electro-mechanical equipment and components found in the APM system.
  • Utilize a variety of procedures, manuals, drawings and schematics to troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair the APM systems and components.
  • Utilize a variety of precision measuring equipment to test for defective wiring and connections, micrometers to check for excessive wear on component parts and oscilloscopes/analyzers to troubleshoot, align, adjust, and calibrate circuits to effectively diagnose and repair system
  • Document all activities regarding work performed on the systems. Complete documentation in prescribed format and in a timely manner.
  • Operate central control in a safe and efficient manner using Company and customer guidelines.
  • Conduct vehicle recovery activities as required in a safe and timely manner.
  • Communicate over the public-address system and two-way radio systems.

Other duties may include:

  • Perform or assist with any operations, as required to maintain workflow and to meet schedule and quality requirements. Notify supervisor/manager of unusual equipment or operating problems and the need for additional material and supplies.
  • Maintain safe work area and comply with safety procedures and equipment operating rules keeping work area in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Participate in any variety of meetings and work groups to integrate activities, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems and maintain a specified level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, requirements, policies, and regulatory guidelines.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Tools and Equipment Used:

Maintenance Management Information System (MMIS), micrometers, oscilloscopes, analyzers, calipers, power tools and hand tools necessary to perform electro-mechanical and maintenance services.


  • Minimum of 1 to 3 years of experience in the electromechanical field required.
  • Prior APM experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of precise measuring instruments such as micrometers, oscilloscopes and analyzers required.
  • Knowledge and experience in the analytical use of complicated written instructions, drawings and schematics.
  • Must be licensed to operate a motor vehicle and have a satisfactory driving record.
  • Must pass Dulles International Airport Security Clearance.
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English language fluently.


  • Associate degree in electronics or related field preferred.
  • Will need copy of degree or certification prior to employment.
  • Certificate in Aviation, Automotive, or similar Electro-mechanical Technology preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $22.50 /hour

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $22.50 /hour


  • Maintenance Technician: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Aviation Maintenance: 2 years (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)


  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)