Lyon Aviation, a worldwide jet charter operator, is always seeking motivated individuals to join our growing operation. 

Founded in 1980 by the Lyon family, Lyon Aviation has become a well-known and respected Part 135 air carrier and management company. We currently operate a fleet of Hawker 800, Falcon 50EX, GIV and GV aircraft. Lyon Aviation offers competitive growth opportunity combined with stability and a family environment. 

Interested candidates who meet all the requirements for a posted position should email their resume and a cover letter to

Maintenance Technician:

Under the general direction of the Director of Maintenance or the 145 Maintenance Manager, An Aircraft Mechanic will conduct maintenance, inspections, alterations and repairs to aircraft or articles in accordance with acceptable or approved data.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by an individual assigned to this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for people assigned this position.

  • Perform a variety of mechanical duties on various aircraft models involving diagnosis of malfunctions and required disassembly, rework, repair, replacement, reassembly or adjustment of various aircraft systems to prepare aircraft for flight and in accordance with appropriate federal aviation regulations, manufacturer’s recommendations, technical manuals and industry standards.
  • Ability to read gauges, wiring diagrams, understand instrumentation and diagnostic tools when assessing and repairing aircraft or articles.
  • Utilize a variety of specialized equipment to repair or modifying systems or assemblies.
  • Work in accordance with established safety practices including proper use of personal protective equipment.
  • Understand and follow all regulations set forth by the FAA that govern the maintenance schedules, inspections and repairs made to airplanes.
  • Assists in cleaning the aircraft when necessary and maintaining the hangar and work area to ensure their clean and safe condition.
  • May drive company vehicles to pick up and/or deliver parts or components; and may be required to participate in test flights.
  • Support aircraft maintenance off site as required.
  • Participate in an On-Call rotation for afterhours coverage.
  • Assist in the movement of aircraft as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:  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.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation.
  • Basic knowledge of Federal Aviation Regulations Part 43, as pertaining to maintenance.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Basic tools and ground equipment operations.
  • Appropriate safety precautions, procedures, practices and regulations.