CR&O Composite Technician

Company Name:  MHI RJ Aviation Inc

Bridgeport, WV, US, 26330

Job Description: 

What you’ll be doing…at the core

  • Document work performed per appropriate manuals including, but not limited to, Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Structure Repair Manual (SRM), Engineering Drawings (EO’s) and Illustrated Parts Catalog (IPC)
  • Inspect/repair parts as required.
  • Assist in performing minor structural repairs on composite components detached or attached to aircraft including, but not limited to flight controls, doors, wing tips, engine inlet and cowlings, stabilizers, radomes, aft stingers, and horizontal to vertical stabilizer close-out fairings at on-site or off-site locations.
  • Perform composite-related repair tasks in accordance with approved/accepted data consisting of, but not limited to the restoration of aramid, fiberglass, and carbon and aluminum mesh fabrics.
  • Complete assigned tasks within allocated man-hours on schedule
  • Perform vacuum bagging.
  • Prepare all requirements for repairs according to approved/accepted data.
  • Operate a broad variety of hand/power tools in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Comply with all environmental health and safety policies and procedures included but not limited to Safety Manual Section 1225



Ready to take this to the next level? Let’s review the MHI RJ recruiting checklist…

  • You typically have at least 2 years of composite repair / modification experience
  • Additional Desired/Preferred Qualifications,
  • Airframe License (preferred)
  • You have formal vocational training or equivalent.
  • You have customer service / aviation work experience.
  • You have basic PC skills.
  • You have basic knowledge pulling maintenance manuals / IPCs from computer.
  • You have basic knowledge of regulations dealing with transportation of hazardous materials.
  • You have demonstrated ability to communicate in both written and verbal form on individual and / or aircraft status.
  • You have demonstrated ability to interpret and work with mechanical engineering drawings. 


Join us…here’s the why

You obviously have a passion for aviation and want to make valuable contributions with top leaders & customers in the industry - you’ve landed at the right place for that! At MHI RJ we value your contribution to our team, provide robust benefits for you & your family, and offer career growth. To that end, here’s a glimpse of our leading benefits package:


Benefits for Employees:


Life Insurance

401k with Aggressive Company Match

Paid Vacation, Floating Holidays, & Sick Time

Medical, Dental, Vision & Prescription Coverage

Employee Assistance Program

Hourly Pay Premiums

Health & Wellness Program

Overtime Availability

Identity Protection Coverage

12 Hour Shifts (Day & Night), 3 & 4 days a week

Wellness Incentives up to $1,000

Annual Bonus Plan

Uniforms Provided

Short & Long Term Disability


Who we are…on the surface

On June 1st, 2020, MHI acquired the CRJ Series Program, which marked the opening chapter of MHIRJ’s story.  Built on the solid foundations already in place, and with the strong support of the MHI group of companies, the MHIRJ team is committed to serving the regional aviation market and becoming a platform for growth in the industry. MHI RJ has the largest operating base of regional aircraft in the world with service centers situated in Bridgeport, WV and Tucson, AZ. Yes, we’re awesome!


What we do…in a nutshell

We partner with regional airlines (our customers) to provide safe and reliable aircraft services, which in turn allow our customers to connect people to their destinations. MHI RJ provides comprehensive operational, engineering and customer support solutions including maintenance, refurbishment, technical publications, marketing, and sales activities for the global regional aircraft industry. MHI RJ’s network of service centers, support offices and parts depots are positioned in important aviation hubs in the U.S., Canada, and Germany. Exciting, isn’t it?


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.



We thank you for the interest in a career at MHI RJ and look forward to having you join our community! We know you’re excited – so after you submit an application, please monitor your email for future communications from us and be sure to answer your phone when an unknown number appears (or check your voicemail). We look forward to connecting with you!


Nearest Major Market: Marietta