A&P/Chief Inspector

Sky Aircraft Maintenance, Lexington, NC 27292

Full Job Description

-IA and prior inspection department experience preferred

The Chief Inspector is responsible for the day-to-day procedures of the Repair Station & Quality Control Manual being followed, including planning and scheduling of related work, coordination, and liaison with customers and vendors as required, an inspection of aircraft, components, and equipment in accordance with the approved inspection programs and manuals.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Confirm repair station maintenance personnel qualifications. Monitor and oversee documents/authorizations listed in the Employee’s Training Record file.
  • Maintain a current file of pertinent technical data, including CFRs, specifications, manufacturer’s maintenance manuals, Service Bulletins (SB), Airworthiness Directives (AD), and other data acceptable to or approved by the FAA.
  • Maintain a current record of the calibration status of Precision Tools and Test Equipment.
  • Ensure the proper execution of FAA Form 337, Major Repair and Alteration (Airframe, Powerplant, Propeller, or Appliance), when required.
  • Perform those functions identified throughout the Repair Station & Quality Control Manual.
  • Ensure that any work in process or incomplete task is properly documented to enable a detailed turnover to the technician assigned to complete that task.

Ensure procurement, distribution, and revision service of technical literature.

  • Review and audit the completed Work Order forms and all associated paperwork for proper entries of work performed, parts replaced, and final inspection documented. Audit the Airworthiness Release and logbook entry at the completion of each Work Order.
  • Advise of any personnel, facilities, tools, equipment, and materials required to accomplish the work authorized under the FAA Approved Operations Specifications in compliance with Gama Aviation Engineering Inc. quality standards.
  • Ensure the Required Inspection Items are identified, inspected, and corrected as identified in Chapter 5, Section 1, Paragraph 8 for required work orders.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work of the job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of this position.


Starting wage TBD

-Must have A&P Certificate

-IA and prior inspection department experience preferred

– with 5+ years, BeechJet, 400A, Lear 60 and Citation 560 experience preferred.

-Paid vacation & sick time

-Health insurance


-Must be legal to work in the U.S.

-Drug testing per Federal DOD guidelines

Job Type: Full-time


  • 8-hour shift
  • Day shift


  • A&P: 1 year (Required)


  • Driver’s License (Required)
  • A&P Certificate (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location