Airframe and Engine Mechanic maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Being an Airframe and Engine Mechanic recommends part changes or adjustments to aircraft specifications to improve engine performance. Documents and maintains paperwork for maintenance according to regulations. Additionally, Airframe and Engine Mechanic requires a high school diploma, an airplane mechanics license. Typically reports to a supervisor. The Airframe and Engine Mechanic works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be an Airframe and Engine Mechanic typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification.