Aviair

Careers

Aviair seeks expressions of interest from quality applicants to undertake a variety of roles at our growing operations in Kununurra, Broome and Karratha, Western Australia.

Aviair is an equal opportunity employer and our varied team of employees includes roles such as pilots, aircraft maintenance and technical engineers, ground handling staff, stores persons, and check-in/reservations agents.

Aviair offers excellent facilities, great career development opportunities and attractive industry award salary packages to quality candidates.

Aviair’s commitment to safety and quality involves the search for exemplary high standards of employee candidate complimented with ongoing training. Aviair offers the right candidate a pathway to an exciting career within this dynamic, global industry.

If you would like to be part of the Aviair team, please email your resume and cover letter addressing the relevant criteria for the position to [email protected] 

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.



CLIENT EXPERIENCE OFFICER - KUNUNURRA BASE


The Kimberley Experiences Group is seeking positive and confident team players who are motivated to provide an exemplary level of customer service representing several affiliated tourism companies in the East Kimberley.

Based in the Aviair Head Office, this role will see you managing all aspects of the reservations experience for public passengers, visitors to the region, and private charter clients, as well as tailoring unique tourism packages for clients interested in Aviair, HeliSpirit, Bungle Bungle Guided Tours and Bungle Bungle Savannah Lodge products.

You will also be responsible for providing operational support, including check-in and dispatch of flights from our Aviair Kununurra base, and coordinating with remote bases to ensure that all flight networks operate efficiently and on time.

Previous experience in aviation or tourism is preferred but not essential, as full training and ongoing support is provided to strong candidates who can demonstrate dedication and willingness to learn new skills.

Successful applicants will possess high level computer literacy and excellent professional communication and interpersonal skills. They will be highly organised, self-motivating, and be passionate about providing the best Kimberley experience to every client.

Working hours are on a roster basis, comprise 80 hours per fortnight, include weekend shifts and some early starts. Successful applicants will be required to comply with Aviation Drug and Alcohol Management Policies and undertake a Criminal History Check.

If you fit the above criteria, and are available to start in March 2021 or earlier, we look forward to receiving your application. Please send your resume with a covering letter outlining your customer service skills and experience to [email protected]

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.

 

 


CESSNA C208 / GA8 AIRVAN PILOTS - KUNUNURRA - SEASONAL

Aviair is a Multi-award winning regional airline, specialising in charter, regular public transport (RPT), and scenic air tour operations. Our head office is in Kununurra, and we have large operations in both Broome and Karratha, Western Australia.

We are currently seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified professional pilots who wish to be part of an exciting and dynamic company.

About the role

As a tourism pilot you can expect regular flying through the spectacular Kimberley region, including the world heritage listed Purnululu National Park and the remote Mitchell Falls and Kimberley Coast areas. You will be expected to embody Aviair’s twin principles of safety and service at all times.

In addition to your flying duties, you can expect to be exposed to a range of other duties including:

·       picking up and dropping off passengers;

·       cleaning of aircraft;

·       assisting the operations team as required;

·       assisting other pilots with pre- and post-flight duties;

·       general maintenance of the base.

This is a seasonal position based in Kununurra with the potential for full time work subject to performance and availability. In all cases the previous year’s seasonal pilots are extended priority when being considered for the next years seasonal work.

 

About you

In addition to meeting the minimum experience and qualifications, you will need to demonstrate that you have enthusiasm, energy, a high level of personal presentation, and have excellent people and communication skills. You will also have a positive attitude with the ability to be solution focussed in challenging situations.

Minimum experience and qualifications

·       CASA commercial pilot licence (A)

·       CASA class 1 aviation medical

·       1000 hours total experience

·       500 hours as pilot in command

·       25 hours night

·       Valid instrument rating

·       Valid dangerous goods acceptance certificate

·       Valid provide first aid certificate

·       Valid Australian drivers licence

·       Valid ASIC

Desirable qualifications/experience

·       GA8 Experience

·       C208 Experience

·       2 Instrument Renewals

The position offers:

Competitive remuneration
Professional pilot training and skill development
Potential for full-time employment
Employee assistance program (EAP)
Diverse flying experiences

Employment process

Only applications that meet the minimum experience and qualifications will be considered.

Shortlisted applicants will be required to complete a psychometric assessment, a video conference interview (this can be completed remotely), a police check, and a pre-employment flight check at a specified Company base before being accepted for a position.

If you are interested in the role, please email your resume addressing the above criteria to  : [email protected]



AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE ENGINEERS (LAME & AME) POSITIONS - BROOME & KUNUNURRA

Aviair is a leading aviation company with key bases located in Kununurra, Broome, and Karratha.  Aviair provides extensive charter, RPT and tourism services across the Kimberley and Pilbara with a fleet of approximately 30 aircraft. Aviair predominately maintains is own fleet which includes C510, B200, C208, PC12 and GA8 aircraft.

Aviair is seeking positive and safety focused licenced and non-licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (LAME’s & AME's) to join our Part 145 AMO team in Broome & Kununurra. With a great work-life balance, these opportunities would suit you if you are looking for adventure and the exciting lifestyle change that the Kimberley can provide! There is plenty to do in your down time including camping, fishing, hiking and boating. There is also a strong family atmosphere in the community with great local schools, community and sports groups.

To be successful in this role you must:

·       Have the ability to work in a team environment;

·       Preferably have experience on some of the company aircraft types (or similar);

·       Be eligible to hold Australian ASIC; 

·       Be computer literate; and 

·       Be eligible to obtain an airport Airside Driver Authority and Radio Operator’s certificate.

 

The successful applicants will be reliable, hard-working and committed to Aviation Safety.

Email applications and Curriculum Vitae including a cover letter to [email protected]

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.



 



PILOT RECRUITMENT

Aviair pilot recruitment is ongoing and we encourage expressions of interest from suitably experienced pilots. Aviair's flying is a mixture of both VFR and IFR and is operated both single-pilot and multi-crew. Progression within the company and on to more complex aircraft types is performance based. All crew members will have a current medical, ASIC, first aid certificate, dangerous goods awareness certificate and light rigid vehicle licence prior to employment.

Aviair’s minimum pilot requirements are:

·                  Total Time: 600 hours

·                  IFR PIC on a plan: 125 hours (150 desirable)

·                  Night Time: 25 hours (50 desirable)

Applicants must be willing to commit to a reasonable return of service and will be offered exciting opportunities to progress onto more complex aircraft types. A pilot position with Aviair offers:

·                  Competitive remuneration;

·                  Full-time and secure employment with a reputable aviation company;

·                  On-going training and professional development opportunities;

·                  Comprehensive orientation program;

·                  Employee assistance program (EAP); and

·                  Diverse flying experiences.


Applications will be reviewed on receipt.

Due to the large volume of applications, you may not get an immediate response. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

See also: HeliSpirit Vacancies

 

Get in touch

For more information about us or our services contact us on 1800 095 500 (scenic flights)
(08) 9166 9300 (Scheduled and Charter flights)
or email us at [email protected]

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Kununurra Address

Lot 319 Laine Jones Drive, Kununurra Airport KUNUNURRA Western Australia 6743

Kununurra Postal Address

PO Box 612 KUNUNURRA Western Australia 6743

Kununurra Office Hours

April to October
Monday to Friday 5:30am to 5:00pm 
Saturday and Sunday - 7:00am - 4:00pm

November to March
Monday to Friday 5:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday - office closed, flights are still available

Broome Address

Hangar 9, Gus Winckel Drive BROOME Western Australia 6725

Contact Broome

(08) 9192 3360

Email Broome

[email protected]

Broome Office Hours

Monday to Friday 5:00am to 6:00pm

Karratha Address

7 Norman Road KARRATHA Western Australia 6714

Phone Karratha

(08) 9144 2444

Email Karratha

[email protected]

Karratha Office Hours

Monday to Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Address

Lot 319 Laine Jones Drive, Kununurra Airport KUNUNURRA Western Australia 6743

Postal Address

PO Box 612 KUNUNURRA Western Australia 6743

Contact us

(08) 9166 9300 - (Scheduled and Charter flights)
1800 095 500 - (scenic flights)

Office Hours

April to October
Monday to Friday 5:30am to 5:00pm 
Saturday and Sunday - 7:00am - 4:00pm

November to March
Monday to Friday 5:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday - office closed, flights are still available