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Aviair

Aviair

Careers

Aviair seeks expressions of interest from quality employees to undertake a variety of roles at our growing operations in Kununurra and in 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.

PILOT RECRUITMENT

Aviair pilot recruitment is ongoing and we encourage expressions of interest from suitably experienced pilots. 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-gong training and professional development opportunities

·                  Comprehensive orientation program

·                  Employee assistance program (EAP)

·                  Diverse flying experiences

 

Aviair is currently seeking pilots for the following positions:

 

Line Pilots to operate B200 and C208 Aircraft

To be successful in this role you will possess the following minimums:

·                  The right to live and work in Australia

·                  CASA CPL (A)

·                  CASA Class 1 Aviation Medical

·                  2,500 hours total time

·                  1,500 hours pilot in command

·                  300 hours multi-engine pilot in command

·                  100 hours on an IFR flight plan

·                  50 total hours night

·                  MEA Class rating

·                  Minimum 3 CIRR/IPC multi engine aircraft

The following will be highly regarded:

·                  ATPL (A)

·                  King Air Series type experience

·                  Cessna C208 type experience

·                  Extensive Single Pilot IFR

·                  Remote area experience

 

Line Pilots to operate PC-12 and C208 aircraft

To be successful in this role you will possess the following as minimums:

·         The right to live and work in Australia

·         CASA CPL (A)

·         CASA Class 1 Aviation Medical

·         1500 hrs total flying

·         300 hrs Turbine

·         150 hrs Planned IFR

·         50 hrs Night

·         Current SEA IR

·         Experience in RPT & charter operations

Applicants with previous C208 and or PC12 experience will be highly regarded.

C208 Line Pilots

To be successful in this role you will possess the following minimums:

·         The right to live and work in Australia

·         CASA CPL (A)

·         CASA Class 1 Aviation Medical

·         1,500 hours total time

·         300 hours turbine

·         100 hours C208

·         Current SEA IR

 

Applications will be reviewed on receipt.

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

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

 

OVERVIEW

·         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.

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

·         Aviair operate a fleet of Cessna Caravan, Pilatus PC12 and Kingair B200 aircraft.

·         All are operated both single pilot and multi crew.

·         Flying is a mixture of both VFR and IFR.

·         All pilots start on the Caravan before progressing onto a more complex type, and progression within the company 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

B1 LAME – Aviair Broome

Aviair is a major regional aviation company with headquarters in Kununurra and other key bases in Broome and Karratha WA. Aviair provides charter, RPT and tourism services to the regions and operate their own aircraft maintenance facilities. The fleet includes B200, C208, PC12 and GA8 aircraft.

To support our growth, we are seeking a B1 LAME who is a positive and safety focussed team player to join our Broome team.  This opportunity would suit someone looking for the lifestyle change that only the Kimberley and Pilbara can provide!

To be successful in this role you must have:

  •          A CASR Part 66 B1 Aircraft Engineer Licence
  •          Relevant fleet experience
  •          At least 6 months of relevant aircraft or aeronautical product maintenance experience in the preceding 2 years
  •          Computer literacy
  •          ASIC eligibility

Duties and responsibilities of the role include:

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

·         In conjunction with the Stores Supervisor, ensuring all parts and materials are airworthy and appropriate 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)

·         Keeping the Senior Base Engineer 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 to the Group Quality Manager and Head of Maintenance any deviation from procedures

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

·         Adhering to the Aviair Quality & Safety Policy

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

·         Liaising with Head of Maintenance and SBE 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 and Senior Base Engineer

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

 Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.

B2 LAME – Aviair & HeliSpirit Kununurra

Aviair and HeliSpirit are leading aviation companies with headquarters in Kununurra and other key bases in Broome and Karratha WA. Combining fixed-wing and rotary wing aircraft, the two companies provide charter, RPT and tourism services to the regions from numerous bases across the Kimberley and Pilbara. Both companies operate their own aircraft maintenance facilities and jointly manage a fleet of aircraft including B200, C208, PC12, GA8, R22, R44, R66, Long Ranger and Jet Ranger aircraft.

 To support our growth, we are seeking a B2 LAME who is a positive and safety focussed team player to join our Kununurra team.  This opportunity would suit someone looking for the lifestyle change that only the Kimberley and Pilbara can provide!

 To be successful in this role, you must have:

  •          A CASR Part 66 B2 Aircraft Engineer Licence
  •          Relevant fleet experience
  •          At least 6 months of relevant aircraft or aeronautical product maintenance experience in the preceding 2 years
  •          Computer literacy
  •          ASIC eligibility

Duties and responsibilities of the role include:

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

·         In conjunction with the Stores Supervisor, ensuring all parts and materials are airworthy and appropriate 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)

·         Keeping the Senior Base Engineer 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 to the Group Quality Manager and Head of Maintenance any deviation from procedures

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

·         Adhering to the Aviair Quality & Safety Policy

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

·         Liaising with Head of Maintenance and SBE 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 and Senior Base Engineer

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

 Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Aviair Customer Service Officer – Kununurra Base

Aviair is accepting expressions of interest for our 2019 recruitment program. Each season, Aviair 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.

This role will see you managing all aspects of the reservations experience for public passengers, visitors to the region, as well as tailoring unique tourism packages for clients interested in Aviair’s products. You will also be responsible for coordinating the operation of charter flights from our Kununurra and Karratha bases.

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.

Please send your resume with a covering letter outlining your customer service skills and experience to [email protected]

If you fit the above criteria, we look forward to receiving your application.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.

See also: HeliSpirit Vacancies

PILOT RECRUITMENT

Aviair pilot recruitment is ongoing and we encourage expressions of interest from suitably experienced pilots.

Pilot minimum requirements are:

  • Total Time: 600 hours
  • IFR PIC on a plan: 125 hours (150 desirable)
  • Night Time: 25 hours (50 desirable)

To apply, send your resume including total time, IFR PIC on a plan, night flight time, date of birth and a current photograph to [email protected]

Due to the large volume of applications, you may not get an immediate response.   

OVERVIEW

  • 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.
  • Aviair offer excellent facilities, great career development opportunities and attractive industry award salary packages to quality candidates.
  • Aviair operate a fleet of Cessna Caravan, Pilatus PC12 and Kingair B200 aircraft.
  • All are operated both single pilot and multi crew.
  • Flying is a mixture of both VFR and IFR.
  • All pilots start on the Caravan before progressing onto a more complex type, and progression within the company 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

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

Contact Kununurra

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

Email Kununurra

[email protected]

Kununurra Office Hours

April to October
5:00am to 5.30pm daily

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 WA 6725

Contact Broome

08 9192 3360

Email Broome

[email protected]

Broome Office Hours

6am to 6pm Monday to Friday
Weekends 8am to 5pm

Karratha Address

7 Norman Road, Karratha WA 6714

Phone Karratha

08 9144 2444

Email Karratha

[email protected]

Karratha Office Hours

Monday to Friday 8- 5

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
5:00am to 5.30pm daily

November to March
Monday to Friday 5.30am to 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday 8:00am to 4:00pm