7232-Aircraft engine mechanics and repairers

Job Title: 

Aircraft engine mechanics and repairers

Job Description: 

Aircraft engine repairers and mechanics fit, service, repair and overhaul aircraft engines and assemblies, such as airframes, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems.


Tasks include

  • fitting, examining, testing and servicing aircraft engines
  • replacing engine components or complete engines
  • examining and inspecting airframes and aircraft components, including landing gear, hydraulic systems, and deicers to detect wear, cracks, breaks, leaks, or other problems
  • maintaining, repairing, overhauling, modifying and testing aircraft structural, mechanical and hydraulic systems
  • reading and interpreting manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine the feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components
  • maintaining, repairing , and rebuilding aircraft structures, functional components, and parts such as Wings and fuselage, rigging, hydraulic units, oxygen systems, fuel systems, electrical systems, gaskets, and seals
  • inspecting completed work to certify that maintenance meets standards and the aircraft is ready for operation
  • maintaining repair logs, documenting all preventive and corrective aircraft maintenance
  • installing and testing electrical and electronic components, assemblies, and systems in aircraft
  • connecting components to assemblies such as radio systems, instruments, magnetos, inverters, and in- flight refueling systems.
Specific Occupations: 

Mechanic, aircraft (hydraulic system)

Mechanic, aircraft (engine service)

Aircraft restorer

Aeromechanic/Engineer, aircraft maintenance: airframe/Engineer, aircraft maintenance: engines/Erector, metal airframe/Fitter ,engine(aircraft)

Fitter-assembler, airframe/Mechanic, airframe/Mechanic, airframe and power plant/ Mechanic, helicopter

Repairer, engine: aircraft

Restorer, aircraft

Supervisor, aircraft maintenance

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2335