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Horizon Air Aircraft Technician - Sheet Metal in Portland, Oregon


We deliver excellence with passion. Each Horizon employee aims high, and working closely together, we soar. As a committed partner to Alaska Airlines, we connect the cities, people and promise of the West. Going the extra mile for guests and each other. Taking on each day knowing we're part of something remarkable.



  • Work on aircraft, components, or related parts of aircraft as a Sheet Metal Technician

  • Perform work outlined on applicable work forms in accordance with GPM procedures, manufacturer's manuals, and FAA requirements to assure that all work is accomplished in a safe and airworthy manner

  • Sign for accomplishment of work on applicable work forms and records

  • Review forms and records to ensure entries are made in accordance with Horizon Air?s GPM procedures

  • Keep work area in a clean, safe and orderly manner

  • Attend recurrent training as required

  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Minimum age of 18 required

  • Authorization to work in the U.S. required

  • Valid driver's license and good driving record required

  • Airframe license required

  • Prior Sheet Metal experience preferred

  • Own compliment of tools required

  • Currently hold or obtain Horizon Air AWR qualification within twelve (12) months of job acceptance

  • Candidates need to be flexible and willing to work swing or graveyard shifts, weekends, and holidays

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid passport allowing unrestricted travel

to and from the U.S.

  • Ability to lift 75 pounds onto a 36'' shelf required

  • Excellent reliability and work habits required

  • Regular and predictable attendance required

  • Prior Part 121 maintenance experience preferred


Pay starts between $20.16 - $23.17 per hour per the AMFA Union Agreement and based on experience.

Benefits include:

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision

  • 401k retirement plan with 6% match

  • Eligible for annual bonus and quarterly bonuses

  • Generous flight privileges on Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines

  • Paid time off

  • Holiday pay

  • Relocation assistance


Submit your application by 4/5/2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time). We'll be happy to see it.


Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with applicable Federal, State, and local laws.

Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines participate in E-Verify, a service of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Social Security Administration (SSA), where required.

Job ID 35928

Location Portland, OR

FLSA Status Nonexempt

Full/Part Time Full-Time

Regular/Temporary Regular