Fleet Technician at Columbus Regional Airport Authority in Columbus, Ohio

Posted in Automotive 7 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Columbus Regional Airport Authority is looking for a Fleet Technician who wants to “Land Your Next Career”! This position will be responsible for performing skilled mechanical repair and preventative maintenance work on our diversified vehicle fleet and heavy equipment.

The Columbus Regional Airport Authority manages and operates passenger-focused John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH), cargo-focused Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK), and general aviation airport Bolton Field (TZR).

We are a diverse group of committed and talented professionals who show up every day to take CRAA to new heights. Although our roles are as diverse as we are – from Custodial Services to Customer Service, from Accounting to Airport Police, from HVAC to Human Resources – we have one common goal: connect Ohio with the world.

Our organization is in constant motion, moving people and cargo 365 days a year. With our core values of Accountability, Innovation and Respect guiding us, we each do our part to contribute to our organization, the aviation industry, local businesses and the economy. We create experiences for passengers, we create opportunities for businesses, and we create economic growth for Columbus.

Trust and respect are the foundation of our culture. We invite new ideas. We encourage innovation. We are inclusive and welcoming. We are empowered to enact positive change.

Your “Take Off” will be successful by doing the following with excellence:


  • Perform major and minor repair for both light and heavy equipment, hydraulic systems work, cleaning and replacing ignition parts, and installing coolant components.

  • Check tire and suspension wear and correct any issues.

  • Install rings, bearings and make proper adjustments to fuel systems, heavy duty manual and automatic transmissions and clutches.

  • Perform electrical work on batteries and terminals, repair and adjust lights and repair generators and starters on vehicles and heavy equipment.

  • Repair and service ground support equipment, FBO fuel trucks and rescue fire equipment.

  • Review, prepare and complete work orders in a timely manner.

Your “Landing” will be smooth if you meet the following requirements:


  • At least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or GED

  • Possess a valid Ohio driver’s license and Commercial Driver’s License (Class B), in good standing

  • Two (2) years of experience as a fully skilled auto mechanic on heavy equipment

  • Knowledge of the principles of internal combustion engines, both gas and diesel engines

  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs. and work in an indoor, outdoor, and mechanical shop environment

  • Can pass background check and drug test

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including excellent medical, dental, vision, paid vacation, and holidays.

The Columbus Regional Airport Authority is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment because of an individual’s race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, and all other groups or classes protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.  The Authority does not tolerate violence or drug use in the workplace.