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Job Description

Job Title: Mechanic, CEM
Job ID: 65254620
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Shift: On Call
Facility: Center for Emergency Medicine
Department: Stat MedEvac 17
Location: 7205 Buffalo Road, Harborcreek PA 16421


STAT MedEvac is hiring a full-time Mechanic to support the Harborcreek, PA location. The regular schedule for this position requires being on-call 24 hours a day for 10 days, and then off duty for 4 days.


The Center for Emergency Medicine of Western PA, Inc. base site mechanic will be assigned to a STAT MedEvac emergency medical helicopter base site. He/she will be responsible for maintaining the rotorcraft operating from that location. Base site mechanics report to the Regional Maintenance Manager. 

  • Ensure all parts, components, sub-components, and consumables are received, inspected, and properly tagged.
  • Will maintain adequate levels of parts stock at base to ensure no shortages.
  • Perform all shipping and receiving as required for the Center for Emergency Medicine of Western PA, Inc.
  • Monitor shelf life limitations of all parts and supplies as applicable.
  • Provide the Maintenance Manager with the current airworthiness status of the base aircraft.
  • Maintain all manufacturers and company manuals in a current condition. 
  • Ensure all manuals are revised as soon as the revision is received.
  • Ensure that no defective or non-airworthy part or components are installed on any aircraft.
  • Will perform a daily cleaning of the aircraft as required.
  • Maintain ground support equipment assigned to the base and may be responsible for monitoring and maintaining local fuel storage / dispensing system depending on location.
  • Monitor base site tool calibrations.
  • Will attempt to perform a daily check during the AM or PM pilot shift change
  • Ensure that a daily check is performed on the aircraft assigned to the base once in every 24- hour period after the first flight following the last daily check.
  • Ensure compliance with all FAA, manufacturer, and company maintenance requirements for all Center for Emergency Medicine of Western PA, Inc. aircraft assigned.
  • May be required to perform duties and responsibilities for another base site mechanic to cover vacations or off duty time.
  • Update and maintain currency of the aircraft computer run status report for the aircraft assigned to his/her base.
  • ls responsible for the timely submission of inspection and maintenance associated paperwork at the fixed base location to the records department.
  • May authorize or return to service any aircraft operated by the Center for Emergency Medicine of Western PA, Inc. after any maintenance function.


  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent coordination skills.
  • Basic computer skills including the ability to use work processing, computer database and spreadsheet software.
  • Three to Five years Aviation Maintenance experience. 
  • Rotor Aircraft experience preferred.
  • May in the course of their duties be in rooms where medications are stored. 
  • No contact with medications is allowed.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 34
  • FCC License preferred
  • Airframe & Powerplant License
  • Driver's License

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Salary Range: $28.82 to $47.14 / hour

Union Position: No

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