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 offer 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] 


B1 LAME – Aviair Karratha/Broome

Aviair is a leading aviation company with its head office in Kununurra and significant key bases in Broome and Karratha WA. Aviair provides charter, RPT and tourism services across the Kimberley and Pilbara. Aviair operate their own aircraft and manage a fleet of aircraft including C510, B200, C208, PC12 and GA8 aircraft.

We are seeking a B1 LAME who is a positive and safety focussed team player to join our Part 145 AMO in Karratha. With a great work-life balance, this opportunity would suit someone looking for adventure and the lifestyle change that the Pilbara and 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 see more of what Karratha has to offer, view Karratha is Calling.

To be successful in this role, you must have:

·            A CASR Part 66 B1 Aircraft Engineer Licence with a PT6A engine rating;

·            Computer literacy;

·            ASIC eligibility;

·            Relevant fleet experience; and

·            6 months relevant aircraft maintenance experience in the preceding 2 years

It is also preferable to be have a PC-12 and/or C510 rating.

 

Please send your LAME licence and Resume with a covering letter outlining your experience to [email protected]

 

Duties and responsibilities of the role include:

·       Adhering to the Aviair Quality & Safety Policy

·       Participating in the Safety Management System

·       Performing aircraft maintenance in accordance with the provisions of the aircraft approved maintenance data

·       In conjunction with the Stores Co-Ordinator, ensuring all parts and materials are appropriately managed, airworthy and suitable for their fitment

·       Ensuring that work undertaken is carried out safely, in line with the best industry practices, with the most efficient and economical use of labour, materials and other resources

·       Maintaining the work area in a clean and tidy state

·       Ensuring that Aviair policies, procedures and instructions are adhered to for all maintenance

·       Reporting all defects or faults identified during the course of aircraft and aeronautical product maintenance

·       Ensuring that all worksheets and documents are signed as work is completed, ensuring a comprehensive hand-over is carried out as required and maintaining up-to-date information including accurate man-hour recording

·       Maintaining required authorisations, licences and approvals as required (including Aircraft Engineer Licence, ASIC and Airside Drivers Licence)

·       Liaising with the Head of Maintenance and CAM to ensure timely completion of maintenance tasks and keep them informed on progress of the task allocated and any problems which may affect the completion including defects, deficiencies in spares, tooling, ground support and test equipment

·       Reporting any deviation from procedures to the Head of Quality & Safety and Head of Maintenance

·       Providing guidance and instruction to apprentices and unlicensed engineers as required

·       Maintaining currency with respect to all relevant documentation and the revision status of company manuals

·       Liaising with Head of Maintenance and CAM to ensure timely completion of maintenance and engineering activities and providing regular updates as time frames are revised

·       Other duties as directed by the Head of Maintenance

 

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.

 

 

 

B2 LAME – Aviair Karratha/Broome

Aviair is a leading aviation company with its head office in Kununurra and significant key bases in Broome and Karratha WA. Aviair provides charter, RPT and tourism services across the Kimberley and Pilbara. Aviair operate their own aircraft and manage a fleet of aircraft including C510, B200, C208, PC12 and GA8 aircraft.

We are seeking a B1 LAME who is a positive and safety focussed team player to join our Part 145 AMO in Karratha. With a great work-life balance, this opportunity would suit someone looking for adventure and the lifestyle change that the Pilbara and 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 see more of what Karratha has to offer, view Karratha is Calling.

To be successful in this role, you must have:

·            A CASR Part 66 B2 Aircraft Engineer Licence;

·            Computer literacy;

·            ASIC eligibility;

·            Relevant fleet experience; and

·            6 months relevant aircraft maintenance experience in the preceding 2 years

It is also preferable to be have a PC-12 and/or C510 rating.

 

Please send your LAME licence and Resume with a covering letter outlining your experience to [email protected]

 

Duties and responsibilities of the role include:

·       Adhering to the Aviair Quality & Safety Policy

·       Participating in the Safety Management System

·       Performing aircraft maintenance in accordance with the provisions of the aircraft approved maintenance data

·       In conjunction with the Stores Co-Ordinator, ensuring all parts and materials are appropriately managed, airworthy and suitable for their fitment

·       Ensuring that work undertaken is carried out safely, in line with the best industry practices, with the most efficient and economical use of labour, materials and other resources

·       Maintaining the work area in a clean and tidy state

·       Ensuring that Aviair policies, procedures and instructions are adhered to for all maintenance

·       Reporting all defects or faults identified during the course of aircraft and aeronautical product maintenance

·       Ensuring that all worksheets and documents are signed as work is completed, ensuring a comprehensive hand-over is carried out as required and maintaining up-to-date information including accurate man-hour recording

·       Maintaining required authorisations, licences and approvals as required (including Aircraft Engineer Licence, ASIC and Airside Drivers Licence)

·       Liaising with the Head of Maintenance and CAM to ensure timely completion of maintenance tasks and keep them informed on progress of the task allocated and any problems which may affect the completion including defects, deficiencies in spares, tooling, ground support and test equipment

·       Reporting any deviation from procedures to the Head of Quality & Safety and Head of Maintenance

·       Providing guidance and instruction to apprentices and unlicensed engineers as required

·       Maintaining currency with respect to all relevant documentation and the revision status of company manuals

·       Liaising with Head of Maintenance and CAM to ensure timely completion of maintenance and engineering activities and providing regular updates as time frames are revised

·       Other duties as directed by the Head of Maintenance

 

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.

 



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 - closed

November to March
Monday to Friday 5:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday 8:00am to 4:00pm

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 - closed

November to March
Monday to Friday 5:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday 8:00am to 4:00pm