Dedicated Aircraft Crew Chief for Private Family G450

Maintenance Waukegan, IL


Position at Gama Aviation

We have a tremendous opportunity to be a dedicated Aircraft Crew Chief for a high-profile, private company CEO and his family. The position comes with an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package. The ideal candidate is a self-starter who takes initiative and would complement a cohesive team of two pilots and one flight attendant. This is a rare and unique situation for a committed individual that offers work/life balance and long term stability

We have an immediate opening for a dedicated Aircraft Crew Chief for a private company G450 in Waukegan, IL.

Primary Duties:

· Coordinate and perform aircraft maintenance
· Complete aircraft records per the Gama General Maintenance Manual
· Ensure maintenance is conducted in a safe and compliant manner
· Assist in completion of annual maintenance budgets
· Perform aircraft pre-departure and post-arrival inspections
· Monitor aircraft aesthetic condition
· Assist with aircraft owner/passenger service duties
· Liaise with OEM Field Service Representative and support teams
· Other aircraft support duties as required by the aircraft owner


· Working knowledge of Code of Federal Regulations
· Experience with maintenance tracking programs
· Understanding of corporate jet maintenance, inspections, record keeping, scheduling and logbook entries
· 5 years of Gulfstream G450 experience (required)

Job Requirements:

· FAA Airframe and Power Plant Certificate (10 years minimum) meeting recent experience requirements
· Avionics background (preferred)
· Airframe and engine initial training
· Engine run and taxi type training
· Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills
· Individual drive to achieve goals, prioritize work and manage time to optimize productivity
· Valid Driver’s License
· Personal, non-specialized tools