Airport Maintenance Mechanic III- Airside

  • College Park, Georgia
  • May 11, 2024
Full Time Aviation or Harbor Building Maintenance Construction and Skilled Trades

Job Description

General Description and Classification

Inspects and maintain airport grounds, roadways, fence lines, airfield grounds and hardscapes such as taxiways and runways, storm drains etc. Duties may include, but are not limited to: performing grounds maintenance, mowing, edging, pressure washing, spraying, FOD removal, commercial grade equipment usage, and snow and ice removal etc. within secured and unsecured areas of the airport. Areas include fence lines, guard rails, security gates, walkways, runways, roadways, taxiways, terminals etc. This a skilled position with moderate supervision, standard operating procedures with verbal and written instructions will apply.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

These are typical responsibilities for this position and should not be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be assigned.

Follow assigned instructions and task of Supervisor and or Lead Mechanic.

Attend all assigned and or required training.

Work daily with and in CMMS system.

FOD / Trash removal airport wide

Maintains airport grounds using both non-motorized and motorized equipment such as weed eaters, chain saws, blowers, mowers, sprayers etc.

Conduct daily inspections of vehicles and ground equipment.

Maintain airport grounds using tractors with decks, zero turns, remote control mowers skid steers, etc.

Maintain airfield and roadways using sweepers, blowers, snow and ice equipment, dump trucks, etc.

Maintain airport / airfield storm drains with use of vector truck and jetter

Use commercial grade vehicles to assist with airfield and roadway / pavement repairs and snow and ice removal.

Make repairs to SIDA and perimeter fence.

Make repairs to pavement and concrete on airport properties including airfield.

Maintain roadway and ramp area markings


Landscaping and landscaping equipment.

Storm drains

Pavement and pavement repair

Airfield and roadway markings

Snow and ice removal

Minimum Qualifications and Experience
  • 5+ years landscaping
  • Commercial grade equipment operator
  • Heavy Equipment operator
  • Must have computer skills and knowledge of software programs such as a CMMS, Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, etc.

Preferred Qualifications and Experience
  • 7+ years landscaping

Education / Certifications
  • High school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED).
  • Trade / Technical school or higher - Preferred

  • CDL Class B
  • Airfield Movement Area - AMA (Internal)
  • CDL Class A preferred

Essential Capabilities and Work Environment

Required physical, lifting, and sensory capabilities are requirements to perform the job successfully. Typical environmental conditions associated with job.

Job Address

College Park, Georgia United States View Map