NANA Regional Corporation Vehicle Appearance Technician in Anchorage, Alaska
Vehicle Appearance Technician
Pegasus Aviation Services provides everything from aircraft maintenance and ground handling to ground support equipment, cargo services, and administration at some of the busiest cargo and passenger airports in the world.
Vehicle Appearance Technicians are responsible for detailing and cleaning all ground support equipment cabs, engines, compartments and providing support on all ground support equipment and will maintain the appearance of all ground support equipment. (Motorized and non-motorized, gasoline and diesel fueled)
The VAT position is a support services position whose work routine is established and follows a set of procedures. It generally functions under close supervisory direction or guidance of the Lead GSE.
Maintain appearance of all ground service equipment
Assist Mechanics when needed
Operate ground service equipment (GSE)
Cleans engines (gasoline and diesel)
Perform oil change PM’s on light equipment
Responsible for maintaining safety and security of the ramp at all times
Observe safe ground handling procedures and maintenance of ground handling equipment, including the performance of equipment checks
Miscellaneous duties as assigned by Supervisor and Manager
Prior experience at Pegasus
Be at least 18 years of age
Possess a valid driver’s license
Must be a U.S. citizen or show proof of right to work in the U.S.
High School graduate or GED
Must be willing to work in inclement weather
Good communication skills
Ability to lift 60 pounds comfortably
Able to fluently read, write, speak and understand English
Ability to work under stressful situations and tight time constraints
Must be a self starter and willing to take the initiative
Able and willing to work without direct supervision
Required to work nights, weekends, holidays, and varying schedules
Successfully complete a background investigation, including FBI fingerprints, criminal historyand pre-employment drug test
May be required to travel up to 25% of the time
Accept all other assigned duties as a team
Background position skill ranking areas:
Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals.
Write routine reports and correspondence.
Speak effectively one-to-one and before groups of customers or employees of the organization
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram form.
Deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
Physical Demands: moderate.
The Vehicle Appearance Technician on occasion may lift or move with help up to 200 pounds, and/or more frequently lift or move 70 to 100 pounds, and constantly lift or move up to 50 pounds the GSE is regularly required to use hands, talk, hear, bend, stoop, kneel, and is frequently required to stand, walk. The GSE may be required to climb, sit, and balance.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to focus.
The Vehicle Appearance Technician is usually working outside and is exposed to all types of weather conditions with a seasonal range of temperatures which include rain, snow, wind and extreme temperatures.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but can vary dramatically depending on location and time of day. Occasionally high noise levels where hearing protection is required and provided.
Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
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Job: Transportation, Logistics & Cargo Handlers
Primary Location: US-AK-Anchorage
Shift: Day Job
Req ID: PEG00376