New York State Police

Civilian Employment

Position Information

Application Due By: September 9, 2017
Title:Aircraft Mechanic
Location:Division Headquarters - Aviation Unit - Albany
Albany, NY 12226
Albany County
Employment Type:Full Time
Union Representation:CSEA Operational
Duties & Responsibilities:Maintain helicopter and fixed wing fleet in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations.

Perform changes to aircraft such as engines, propellers, control surfaces and accessories.

Disassemble engines and check parts for wear, warping and other defects in accordance with FAA regulations.

Examine external appearance of aircraft and engines and listen to them in operation in order to diagnose malfunctions.

Maintain close liaison with all pilots, particularly the Director of Aviation, regarding the condition of all Division aircraft.

Minimum and/or Preferred Qualifications:Possess an FAA license for airframe and power plant maintenance.


Possess an FCC license for avionics inspection and maintenance.

Additional Comments:Starting Salary: $65,650.00.

Resumes will be evaluated to determine whether candidates will proceed to the interview phase of the process.

This position does not require that the candidate have taken and passed a NYS Civil Service examination, or currently hold a qualifying position within the NYS Civil Service System.

Contact Information

Contact Name:MaryEllen Tedesco, Director of Personnel
Contact Address:New York State Police
Building 22
1220 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12226
Contact Phone:518/457-3840
Contact Fax:518/485-2293
Additional Instructions:Kindly submit via U.S. Mail or FAX a letter of intent and complete resume.

Web page posted August 25, 2017