Task:

M2.3.5 Inspect a 14 CFR Part 121/135 (With OpSpec D072) Maintenance Provider

3/20/20

Function:

2.0 Surveillance Inspection

 

Duty:

2.3 Air Operator Surveillance

 

Sponsor:

Aircraft Maintenance Division

 

Job Series:

1825-Aviation Safety Inspector

 

Rating and Ranking:

Difficulty:                   High

Importance:                Critical

Task Applicability:

PTRS Tracking:          None

SAS Elements (AW): 4.1.1    4.1.2    4.1.3    4.2.1    4.2.2    4.2.3    4.2.4    4.2.5    4.3.1    4.3.2

                                    4.3.3    4.3.4    4.4.1    4.4.2    4.4.3    4.4.4    4.4.5    4.5.1    4.5.2    4.5.3

                                    4.6.1    4.6.2    4.7.1    4.7.2

Regulatory and/or Statutory Requirement(s):

49 U.S.C. § 44713     Inspection and Maintenance

14 CFR § 43.3           Persons Authorized to Perform Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, Rebuilding, and Alterations

14 CFR § 121.1         Applicability

14 CFR § 121.137     Distribution and Availability

14 CFR § 121.365     Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, and Alteration Organization

14 CFR § 121.367     Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, and Alterations Programs

14 CFR § 121.368     Contract Maintenance

14 CFR § 121.369     Manual Requirements

14 CFR § 121.371     Required Inspection Personnel

14 CFR § 121.373     Continuing Analysis and Surveillance

14 CFR § 121.375     Maintenance and Preventive Maintenance Training Program

14 CFR § 121.379     Authority to Perform and Approve Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, and Alterations

14 CFR § 121.380     Maintenance Recording Requirements

14 CFR § 121.709     Airworthiness Release or Aircraft Log Entry

14 CFR § 135.1         Applicability

14 CFR § 135.21       Manual Requirements

14 CFR § 135.423     Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, and Alteration Organization

14 CFR § 135.425     Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, and Alteration Programs

14 CFR § 135.426     Contract Maintenance

14 CFR § 135.427     Manual Requirements

14 CFR § 135.429     Required Inspection Personnel

14 CFR § 135.431     Continuing Analysis and Surveillance

14 CFR § 135.433     Maintenance and Preventive Maintenance Training Program

14 CFR § 135.437     Authority to Perform and Approve Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, and Alterations

14 CFR § 135.439     Maintenance Recording Requirements

14 CFR § 135.443     Airworthiness Release or Aircraft Maintenance Log Entry

Relevant Guidance and Advisory Material (current editions):

Order 8900.1                          Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

Order 8900.1, V20 C8 S1      Contract Maintenance Regulations and Maintenance Provider Airworthiness            Agreements—Parts 121 and 135 (With OpSpec D072)

Order 8900.1, V20 C8 S2      Coordinated Surveillance of Air Carrier Contract Maintenance Providers—            Parts  121, 135 (With OpSpec D072), and 145

Order 8900.1, V20 C8 S3      Evaluate/Inspect a Contract Maintenance Organization Facility—Parts 91K, 121            and 135 (With OpSpec/MSpec D072)

Order 8900.1, V6 C11 S2      Conduct a Detailed Process/Task Inspection

AC 120-16                             Air Carrier Maintenance Programs

AC 120-106                           Scope and Recommended Content for a Contractual Agreement Between an Air            Carrier and a Maintenance Provider

Job Aid(s):

SAS Resource Guide (SRG)

Prerequisite Specialized Training:

FAA Course (27100270)        Maintenance Provider Coordinated Surveillance

NOTE: Ensure you have the most current information. The Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS) may be used to obtain current guidance.

Job Task Performance Steps and Knowledge:

1           Review contract maintenance terms and definitions.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-7

1.1.       Definition of maintenance provider.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-7A
1.2.       Definition of covered work.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-7B
1.3.       Definition of essential maintenance, essential maintenance provider, and non-essential maintenance provider.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-7C
1.4.       Definition of directly in charge.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-7D

2           Review air carrier maintenance provider airworthiness agreement.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-11

2.1.       Understand the air carrier's responsibility for maintenance.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-11A
2.2.       Understand that the maintenance provider is an extension of the air carrier.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-11B
2.3.       Review the scope of maintenance.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-11C
2.4.       Subcontracted maintenance.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-11G
2.5.       Evaluating and accepting maintenance provider procedures or methods as part of the certificate holder's CAMP.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-11H
2.6.       Evaluate procedures for airworthiness release.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-11L
2.7.       Evaluate procedures for Required Inspection Personnel (RII).
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 1, Par. 20-8-1-11M

3           Review coordinated planning and surveillance of maintenance providers.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 2, Par. 20-8-2-9

3.1.       Procedures for EMP coordinated surveillance.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 2, Par. 20-8-2-11
3.2.       Procedures for non-EMP coordinated surveillance.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 2, Par. 20-8-2-13

4           Review inspection procedures.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 2, Par. 20-8-2-25

5           Task outcomes.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 2, Par. 20-8-2-27

6           Future activities.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 20, Chap. 8, Sec. 2, Par. 20-8-2-29