Employment Position - Licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Dual Trade

Date Open 10 Jun 2020
Date Close 22 Jun 2020
Location Broadmeadow > Broadmeadow
Employment Basis Full Time
Status Position Vacant
  • Join iconic not-for-profit that changes lives every day
  • Permanent, full time position

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service is a not-for-profit organisation providing world class aeromedical, search and rescue services to those in need 24/7. The Service has more than 40 years of proud history, and now operates from three bases in NSW (Tamworth, Belmont, Lismore) in addition to a Head Office and deep level maintenance facility based in Broadmeadow NSW.

We are currently looking to recruit a Dual Trade B1/B2 Licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineer to join our deep level maintenance team. Based at our Broadmeadow facility in NSW, this person may be required to travel to other bases from time to time to support operational requirements. Reporting to the Senior Base Engineer, the dual trade LAME will hold qualifications associated with both engine/airframe and avionics systems.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform maintenance activities including major aircraft inspections, repairs and overhauls in accordance with approved company, manufacturer and airworthiness authority manuals.
  • Conduct hybrid trouble shooting and address recurrent technical problems.
  • Ensure that all maintenance and defect rectification is carried out to the relevant design and quality standards.
  • Effectively plan work activities in accordance with identified tasks and timeframes.
  • Complete documentation in an accurate and timely manner in accordance with company requirements.
  • Communicate effectively with key stakeholders and maintain a positive working environment through a commitment to the Service’s values of compassion, unity, accountability and integrity.
  • Demonstrate and promote a positive and proactive attitude toward safety, quality and environmental standards.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Aircraft Engineer Trade Qualifications and the relevant CASR Part 66 Licences.
  • Solid LAME experience in the aviation industry.
  • A current Drivers Licence.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills together with intermediate computer skills. (including Air Maestro, PowerPoint, Word and Excel skills)
  • AW139 qualifications and/or experience, together with demonstrated experience working in an EMS environment will be highly regarded.

To express your interest in joining the team here at Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service, click ‘apply’ to submit your cover letter and resume. Applications close Monday 22 June 2020.

For further information please contact Debbie O’Grady, HR Business Partner on 0401 630 353.

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