AAR CORP Aviation Technical Support Rep in WOOD DALE, Illinois

Title: Aviation Technical Support Rep

Location: United States-Illinois-Wood Dale

Job Number: 8060

AAR is a leading provider of aviation services to the worldwide commercial aerospace and government/defense industries. AAR combines a close-to-the-customer business model with a broad menu of capabilities to help customers operate more efficiently, lower costs and maintain high levels of quality, safety and service. We are a financially stable, dedicated partner with an enduring commitment to innovation, execution, continuous improvement and customer value. At AAR we are committed to doing it right, and we have built our core values based on that premise.


  • Manage inspection process for pre-purchase and post lease of engines. Review engines and engine records to effectively manage lease, sale and teardown engines.


  • Perform inspections of engines prior to purchase, and following lease. Review engine records prior to purchase to determine the marketability of engines.

  • Manage and maintain engine records library and archives following purchase or repair in a way that makes LLPs of teardown engines marketable.

  • Travel to customer locations to assess requirements and provide on-site representation at repair facilities during the engine repair process.

  • Create mini-packs for lease engines for marketing purposes.

  • Generate work scopes for engines due for repair including LLP trace.

  • Review customer requirements versus AAR owned engines.

  • Purchase replacement material for use in the engine repair process.

  • Route removed material for repair, manage repair material.

  • Coordinate with the product line personnel for use of AAR owned inventory.

  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Commitment to company values and ethics

  • Dependability: personally responsible, completes work in a timely manner, and performs tasks accurately

  • Motivation: must maintain a positive attitude and strong work energy

  • Organization: very detail oriented and always comes prepared

  • Communication: excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills

  • Initiative: plans work and carries out tasks without detailed instructions, prepares for problems or opportunities in advance, undertakes additional responsibilities

  • Problem Solving: ability to develop and implement new ideas to improve processes


  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.


  • Associate degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; Bachelor degree preferred; or four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Minimum 5 years engine repair or engine records experience.

  • Minimum A&P license required.

  • Strong background in quality, inspection and records.


  • The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach and move about the facility.

  • The environmental characteristic for this position is an office setting.

  • Candidates should be able to adapt to a traditional business environment.

  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 75 pounds and comply with OSHA standards

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical/dental/vision/life/and AD&D insurance, 401(k) savings plan, vacation and personal/sick plan, as well as, opportunities for professional development and growth. Our newly remodeled Wood Dale office also has an on-site cafeteria and fitness center.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please apply through the career section on www.aarcorp.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran