JBT Corporation Machine Repair Technician - Jacksonville in Jacksonville, Florida


JBT is an industry leading, dedicated provider of Maintenance Services to Airlines throughout North America. Our maintenance services cover the full range of service from 24 hour, 7 day per week on-site service and emergency call out, to periodic maintenance of equipment based on technical visits quarterly, semi-annually, and/or annually with supplementary emergency support and call out as needed.

We are currently seeking talented machine repair technicians for our Jacksonville operation. If this opportunity interests you and you have the qualifiations needed for the role, we look forward to hearing form you!!



  • Diagnose, Troubleshoot, repair, and maintain aircraft passenger boarding bridges and related controls equipment, components, and systems.

  • Provide concise, accurate, and sufficiently detailed data for input of all maintenance information.

  • Provide emergency/unscheduled and scheduled maintenance repairs of equipment and facilities.

  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.

  • Complete daily work log and work order paperwork for tasks accomplished during shift.

  • Respond to maintenance calls when required and/or requested.

  • Comply with company safety program.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.



  • High School diploma or GED equivalent

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Vocational Training, Technical degree, Associates’ degree, or extensive background

  • State Certified Journeyman preferred

  • 1-3 years’ experience in equipment and maintenance operations

  • Familiarity with Airport operations a plus

  • Experience with Passenger Boarding Bridges, 400Hz inverters, and PC Air systems preferred

  • Basic understanding of PLC Control systems

  • PC skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Ability to read blueprints and electrical schematics

  • Ability to be badged to work in secure areas of an airport

  • Ability to work 1st, 2nd, or 3rdshift including weekends and holidays


While performing the duties of an MRT I, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance and work in small spaces. Ladder work required. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 70 pounds. Ability to work in outside weather conditions on an airport ramp around aircrafts and the confined areas of baggage conveyor systems. Specific vision abilities required by this job include good close proximity vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Good hand / eye coordination is required.


The work environment is similar to airport operation with vehicular traffic. The employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, high, precarious places, outside weather conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, cold, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Employees will work on an airport ramp around aircrafts and around heavy equipment.



Requisition ID2018-3151

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CategoryInstallation, Maintenance, & Repair