Tool Room Utility Specialist
San Francisco , California
November 24, 2017

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Technical Operations

Technical Operations is the maintenance, repair and overhaul division of United. The department includes aircraft maintenance technicians, engineers, planners, ground equipment and facilities teams, supply chain teams and more.

Utility Specialist - Tool Room - SFO

San Francisco, CA
Starting Salary: 15.44 p/h
 Job overview and responsibilities
  • Identify and check tools, test equipment and certain commodities in and out of the tool room and parts room

  • Service, cleaning, inventory, storage and accounting of tools, test equipment and certain commodities used in the daily operation of the tool room and parts room

  • Perform routine maintenance tasks of general nature, such as servicing and transporting equipment

  • Perform minor repairs on food service equipment

  • Surface treatment on engines, aircraft, and component parts with chemicals and sandblasting equipment

  • Cutting, sizing and forming materials for aircraft interiors


  • High School diploma/GED/equivalent, or a certificate from an accredited trade school
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Working knowledge of tools associated with aircraft and automotive repair, ability to work with cleaning solutions and chemicals
  • Must be able to pass respirator physical, (respirator is required for this position)
  • Valid US driver's license (revoked, suspended or expired are not considered valid)
  • Must pass 10-year background check
  • Must be willing to take a pre-placement physical abilities test, hearing and vision tests, and drug screen
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English
  • Must be flexible to work any shift in a 24/7 operation, including nights, weekends and holidays



  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship
  • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification
  • Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position
  • United will consider applicants with criminal histories consistent with the Fair Chance Ordinance


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