Delta Careers – Ground Maintenance Mechanic

Website Delta Airlines

Job Description:

The Ground Maintenance Mechanic performs as a semi-skilled mechanic in the maintenance of Ground Support Equipment* (GSE). Safety-conscious behaviors are practiced in all operational processes and procedures. This position is responsible for utilizing appropriate tooling, equipment, and material to accomplish minor maintenance functions including but not limited to the following: inspections, minor troubleshooting, repairing, removing, and replacing components, cleaning, assembly, fabrication on select Ground Support equipment. The Ground Maintenance Mechanic works according to company policies and procedures and may also assist or take direction from a Lead Ground Maintenance Technician or a Ground Maintenance Technician on equipment when needed. Completes data entry to record work assignments and will communicate with other Company personnel as needed.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Any electrical issues such as ballast and or fixture replacements will be reported to GSE Supervision.
  • Any electrical issues such as inoperative motors, switches, heat strips, and or light fixture replacements will be reported to GSE Supervision.
  • This will include bulb and lens replacement.
  • Any inoperative units need to be reported to GSE Supervision.
  • Performs small component repair and build-up of non-specialized components on specialized equipment; the components include but are not limited to: air conditioning adapters, water cabinet adapters, baggage carrousel bumpers, and dock light controllers.
  • Staffs baggage handling system (BHS) control rooms as well as reconciling bag jams to keep BHS flowing.
  • Performs all routine and non-routine maintenance on gear boxes, bearings and shafts, roller replacements, belt re-lacing, and belts replacements.
  • Performs all routine (PMI’s), non-routine, emergency, and heavy maintenance of the water cabinets.
  • Reports any inoperative units/retract reels to GSE Supervision.
  • Performs all routine and non-routine maintenance on air handler hoses, adapters, air filters, condensate pans, and indicator bulbs and lenses.
  • Performs all routine and non-routine adjustment of ground power cables and associated clamping/saddles.
  • Performs all routine and non-routine maintenance on passenger loading bridges (interior, exterior, console, and dock lights) and interior and exterior painting.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including fixed or rotating shifts, both indoors and outdoors, including traveling, overtime, nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Must be able to read, comprehend, and apply information found in technical documents and manuals.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must achieve a satisfactory score on entry tests structured to determine ability to perform required tasks.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English fluently.
  • Must be authorized to work in the US.
  • Must be able to pass an extensive criminal background check (all information provided will be verified).

Qualification & Experience:

  • Must have a minimum of 6 months experience and/or training in industrial powered mechanical environment and have a basic understanding of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic disciplines as they apply to industrial powered systems.
  • Must have a minimum of a high school diploma or GED equivalent.

Job Details:

Company: Delta Airlines

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Minneapolis, MN, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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