Hydraulic Test Technician

Career details posted 2016-05-02

Sunvair, Inc. is an FAA 145 Repair Station specializing in landing gear and hydraulic component overhaul. Currently we are seeking experienced Hydraulic Test Technicians to perform tear down, inspection, testing, and build up of hydraulic units for Boeing MD/DC, Boeing 7-Series, and Bombardier Q-400 applications. Units include;

  • Nose Landing Gear and Main Landing Gear Retract actuators
  • Steering Metering Valves
  • Steering Cylinders
  • Dampers
  • Swivel Fittings
  • Lock Actuators
  • Depress Valves
  • Shuttle Valves
  • Check Valves

Responsibilities include;

  • Tear down and cleaning operations
  • Set-up and pressure testing of hydraulic assemblies using both skydrol and red oil test stands
  • Interpreting and documenting results in accordance with OEM and customer technical data
  • Assembly of Hydraulic units
  • Development of test fixtures and tooling.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements;

  • Ability to read, write, and understand English
  • Detail oriented with excellent time management skills
  • Ability to read and understand OEM and customer CMM/ OHM's and shop travelers
  • Minimum 2 years working experience is the services being sought (previous experience preferred)
  • Practical experience in the procedures, practices, inspection methods, materials, tools, and equipment generally used in the work for which the repair station is rated.


  • In addition to employment, Sunvair, inc. offers many benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401K profit share contributions, and on the job training

If you are interested in a career with Sunvair, please email your resume with your contact information to our human resources at jrivera@sunvair.com. Or, Applications can be completed and submitted on site Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.