Wheel and Tire Technician

Date: Apr 2, 2024

Location: Wichita, KS, US, 67209-2924

Company: Bombardier

Why join us?

Bombardier is a global leader in aviation, focused on designing, manufacturing and servicing the world's most exceptional business jets and specialized mission platforms. Bombardier has been successful in setting the highest standards because we are a people-centric business that fosters passion, diversity and authenticity. 

Prioritizing employee growth and development, we empower everyone to reach their full potential on their own terms. 


Bombardier’s Benefits Program         

With our employees’ well-being top of mind, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits Program, which includes the following: 

  • Insurance plans
    • Dental, medical, life insurance, disability, and more 
  • Competitive base salary 
  • Retirement savings plan 
  • Employee Assistance Program 


What are your contributions to the team?


• Adhere to General Work Requirements

• Conduct preliminary visual inspection for damage to components and determine if functional tests are required
• Check and verify part and serial numbers to determine part configuration
• Assist with conducting preliminary functional testing to assess part capability as required
• Disassemble components, remove coatings and clean individual parts in preparation for inspection of damage, corrosion, and general condition
• Measure required parts for conformity to applicable manual or engineering specifications
• Record inspection and/or test results and determine pass, reject, or prescribe repair scheme
• Price to determine whether repair or overhaul of component is cost-effective and submit parts and labor estimates to supervisor, sales, and/or method groups
• Order necessary parts and/or components
• Replace, repair, and/or overhaul aircraft parts of basic to moderate complexity, for example, brakes, wheels and tires, actuators, and struts
• Reapply applicable coatings to individual parts and reassemble component(s)
• Conduct functional testing for basic to moderately complex components to ensure operation according to specifications and sign-off functional test as complete
• Assemble basic to moderately complex components for production and conduct functional test
• Assist with completing engineering and quality assurance forms as required
• Conduct metrology certifications (applies to qualified personnel only)
• Assist engineers and designers to develop new and more efficient components for aircraft
• May perform machining tasks to create and/or repair ground support equipment (GSE), tools, and component parts
• May perform Designated Inspector (DI) function as qualified by QA
• Assist other employees in the performance of their duties within area(s) of qualification

How to thrive in this role?


• You typically have at least 1 year experience or equivalent with inspecting, repairing, overhauling, and testing pneudraulic-mechanical components, and/or systems - preferred
• You have an Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) license - preferred
• You have 1 year of machining experience - preferred


Now that you can see yourself in this role, apply and join the Bombardier family! 


Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws. 


Job Wheel and Tire Technician

Primary Location Wichita Service/Compltn.Center

Organization Learjet Inc


Employee Status Regular

Requisition  3664  Wheel and Tire Technician