Career Information

Fortner Engineering is a well-established and steadily growing FAA Certified Repair Station specializing in Commercial Aircraft Hydraulic Component Maintenance. Our cutting edge capabilities and worldwide customer base provide for an exciting and challenging work environment and our Glendale, California location provides a wide variety of recreational, cultural and social activities. We offer a professional, clean and safe working environment and the opportunity to join one of the aviation industry’s highest caliber teams.

Fortnerís continued growth offers highly motivated and innovative candidates the following opportunities:

Precision Spool and Sleeve Lap-Fit Technician

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

Hydraulic Test Operator

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

Assembly Technician

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

Please note that employees conducting safety-sensitive work at Fortner Engineering are required to participate in our DOT/FAA drug and alcohol testing program.

Qualities of a desirable candidate include:

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly attentive to detail
  • Self-motivated and career-oriented
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work both independently and in a team environment

Preference will be given to individuals who:

  • Have experience in a FAA Repair Station environment
  • Have flow grind and pressure gain experience
  • Have experience working with hydraulics
  • Have experience working in a machine shop environment
  • Possess “hands on” mechanical abilities

The successful candidate will be offered a highly competitive hourly wage and benefits package that includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Major medical insurance
  • 401K/Pension Plan with Company Contributions (Profit Sharing)
  • Overtime Compensation
  • Paid Vacation

Some of these benefits may only be available upon the successful completion of a 180-day introductory training period.

We welcome resume submission for positions other than those shown above.

Optimally, a candidate for employment with Fortner Engineering will have a commercial aircraft industry background and a familiarity with the principles of hydraulics and their function in aerospace applications. Additionally, a candidate needs to be able to work in a team environment, be goal oriented and be attentive to detail and quality.

For more information or to submit a resume, please contact the following:

Human Resources
Fortner Engineering
918 Thompson Avenue
Glendale, CA 91201-2079
(818) 240-7740   Phone
(818) 240-1009   FAX