WACO Aircraft is home of the most passionate individuals in the aerospace industry. We pride ourselves for sharing our passion for creating unique aircraft with the world, and for providing value to surrounding businesses, communities and the aviation industry as a whole. Our team of skilled artisans handcrafts 1930's era biplanes with a modern twist - Increased performance, state-of-the-art technology, enhanced comfort, and modern safety features. 


We are in the process of transforming our current 30,000 square foot facility into 116,500 square feet – approximately four times larger!  Not only will this expansion allow us to increase our aircraft production and service capabilities, it will also allow our guests to enjoy a brand new FBO featuring a deluxe lounge with café nook, private offices, pilot lounge & TV room, snooze room, as well as private restrooms with showers. Located just above our new FBO will be the home of WACO Kitchen - a unique dining experience overlooking the airport runway. With entrances from both the road and ramp, WACO Kitchen will be open to all. Along with catering services, this upscale and modern space will also be available for private events. 


With the increased capabilities of our new facility, we are looking to add passionate and team-oriented individuals to our motivated organization. If you are a qualified candidate and dream of a positive and fun work environment, along with incredible benefits and excellent work/life balance, please submit the application at the bottom of this page. 

Current Openings:

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Centennial Aircraft Services

Aircraft Technician 


Centennial is an expanding our 145 Certified Repair station with Avionics and Aircraft Repair services. WACO Aircraft/Centennial is seeking a motivated and experienced Aircraft Technician to join our growing team. We are looking for individuals with any of the following experience:  Turbine, composite, tube and fabric. 


As an Aircraft Technician your responsibilities would include the following: 

  • Perform all manner of maintenance on multiple types of Certificated Aircraft in accordance with company policy, manufacturer’s manuals and Federal Aviation Regulations.

  • Inspect, troubleshoot, and repair airframe and powerplant components and systems

  • Document work completed per company procedures and Federal Aviation Regulations

  • Perform minor maintenance on ground support equipment as needed

  • Maintain a clean and safe work area

  • Maintain the highest level of quality and integrity.

  • Other duties as may be deemed necessary.



  • High school graduate or equivalent required

  • Three years related airframe maintenance experience required


General Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English and be able to communicate effectively with other employees

  • Must be able to interpret documents such as policy, repair, and safety manuals

  • Positive disposition, professional attitude, professional appearance

  • Ability to obtain airport access badge

  • Successful completion of pre-employment required DOT drug screening and other required background checks

  • Licenses/Certificates: A valid FAA Airframe & Powerplant Certificate is required; RII eligible 

  • A valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record. 

  • Attendance: Regularly scheduled attendance required

  • Physical: Routinely lifts up to 50 lbs.; occasionally up to 100 lbs.; reads small print; hears sounds associated with mechanical deficiencies; repetitive motion; works with moving parts and vibration; tolerates products, materials and fumes associated with component maintenance; tolerates working in confined spaces and heights above four feet; tolerates standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, climbing and sitting


Work Environment Requirements:

  • May travel for training, to repair aircraft in the field, or to provide temporary support for other bases

  • May work outdoors, in weather as necessary

  • May work near moving aircraft and machinery

  • May work in a potentially noisy work environment


WACO Aircraft Corporation in Battle Creek, MI is Hiring

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