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.





ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT

The HM Consolidated (HMC) Group has operations in some of the most iconic regions of Australia and is looking for an experienced Assistant Accountant to join our vibrant team. The Group has offices in Kununurra, Broome, Karratha and Adelaide and a total staff of approximately 200 employees.   As part of our Finance team, and reporting to the Group Accountant, the Assistant Accountant will ideally be located in Broome or Kununurra.

HM Consolidated Group

The HM Consolidated group of companies is a collection of quality businesses under common ownership, operating across the tourism and aviation sectors.

Businesses in the Group include: 

Aviair - Operating aircraft across Australia’s north-west & South Australia

HeliSpirit - Offering helicopter adventures from eleven spectacular locations in the Kimberley, Pilbara and Northern Territory regions as well as corporate charters & utility work

Australian Helicopter Academy - Providing specialist helicopter training

Bungle Bungle Savannah Lodge & Guided Tours - Eco-accommodation in the heart of Purnululu National Park & Guided walking tours

Freshwater East Kimberley Apartments - Kununurra’s newest and only 4.5-star self-contained resort style accommodation

 

The Assistant Accountant will assist with the preparation of entity and group budgets, month and year end procedures including Business Activity Statements, financial reporting, payroll, and management of the fixed asset register.

In consultation with the Group Accountant, and as part of the Finance Team, you will also assist in the general finance functions including accounts receivable and payable, general accounting, financial administration, and monthly benchmarking.

Skills / Qualifications Required:

Accounting Qualification (CPA, CA preferred)
At least 2 years post degree professional or commercial experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience in Xero or equivalent, and Microsoft Excel
Strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise
An eye for detail and high level of accuracy
Ability to work in and positively contribute to a team environment
The ability to work independently
In addition to working in one of the most stunning regions in Australia the position comes with an attractive salary and salary packaging benefits (including remote area housing benefits).

Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your skills and experience to [email protected]

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.



DEPUTY CONTINUING AIRWORTHINESS MANAGER

Aviair is a leading aviation company with its head office located in Kununurra and key bases located in Broome, Karratha and Adelaide. Aviair proudly provides extensive charter, RPT and tourism services across the Kimberley and Pilbara with a fleet of approximately 30 aircraft. Aviair predominately maintains its own fleet which includes C510, B200, C208, PC12 and G8 aircraft.

Broome is a friendly and dynamic location with abundant aquatic, sporting, camping and other recreational opportunities. Good schools and a great place to raise a young family. Aviair offers a great work-life balance, this opportunity would suit if you are looking for adventure and the exciting lifestyle change that the Kimberley can provide.

Aviair are seeking a Deputy Continuing Airworthiness Manager to assist the Continuing Airworthiness Manager (CAM) in all aspects of aircraft airworthiness and maintenance control. The role will ideally be based in Broome; however, flexible options may be considered for the right candidate.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

·        Development and review of the CAMO suite of manuals;

·        Conduct of airworthiness reviews;

·        Assessment of mandatory and non-mandatory ICA;

·        Development and review of aircraft schedules managed within the maintenance tracking software;

·        Liaising with Aviair and external AMOs regarding maintenance requirements;

·        Liaising with aircrew regarding aircraft serviceability and procedures;

·        Liaising with CASA and OEMs on airworthiness and maintenance control matters;

·        Providing training and guidance to staff as required;

·        Providing pilot maintenance training;

·        Review of aircraft reliability program data;

·        Review and assessment of safety reports;

·        Management of ICA subscriptions; and

·        Other duties as requested by the CAM.

 

Key Skills and Attributes Required:

·        Comprehensive knowledge of the CAMO exposition and legislation;

·        Comprehensive knowledge of relevant areas of the Operations manual;

·        Comprehensive knowledge of maintenance programs, reliability programs, ASETPA and MEL requirements;

·        High aptitude with CMMS and MS Office suite;

·        Extensive industry experience;

·        Ability to obtain and hold an ASIC; and

·        Hold or have held an AME licence and/or meet the requirements applicable to the CAM as defined by the Part 42 MOS.

What we offer you

Aviair aims to provide our employees with a positive and challenging work environment. We offer employees self-development opportunities to learn and grow with the company. In addition, we offer:

·        Personal development opportunities to grow in a diverse, inclusive company

·        Industry leading training

·        A great team environment

·        Salary Sacrifice/salary pacing benefits (including remote area housing benefits)

·        Employee Assistance Program

 

Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your skills and experience to [email protected]

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.



AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE ENGINEERS - LICENCED AND NON-LICENCED

Aviair is a leading aviation company with its head office located in Kununurra and key bases located in Adelaide, Broome and Karratha. Aviair proudly 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.

Due to our continuous growth and exciting new opportunities, we are seeking positive and safety focused licenced and non-licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (LAME’s & AME’s) to join our Part 145 AMO team at both Broome & Kununurra. 

Kununurra & Broome are both friendly and dynamic locations for individuals and families with abundant aquatic, sporting, camping and other recreational opportunities. Both locations have access to good schools and a strong sense of community. These opportunities would suit you if you are looking for adventure and the exciting lifestyle change that the Kimberley can provide.

To be successful in this role you must:

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

·        Be eligible to hold Australian ASIC;

·        Be computer literate;

·        Full working rights in Australia; and

·        A strong commitment to Aviation Safety.

 

What we offer you

Aviair aims to provide our employees with a positive and challenging work environment. We offer employees self-development opportunities to learn and grow with the company. In addition, we offer:

Personal development opportunities to grow in a diverse, inclusive company.
Industry leading training
A great team environment
Salary Sacrifice / salary packaging benefits (including remote area housing benefits)
Employee Assistance Program
If you are interested in this role, please email applications with cover letter, LAME licence and resume to [email protected]

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

BROOME GROUND HANDLER/AIRCRAFT DETAILER - FULL TIME SEASONAL

Primary Purpose:

Aviair is seeking an energetic and forward-thinking person to fulfill the ground handling duties at their Broome base. The person will be in charge of looking after things behind the scenes to keep our ground services running smoothly and to the highest standard of presentation. This person is filling a key liaison role between the senior base pilot and base managers in order to achieve positive outcomes for Company assets.

Duties and Responsibilities:

-        Perform aircraft and vehicle cleaning;

-        Provide assistance in cleaning of maintenance facilities;

-        Performing ground support in dispatch and receipt of flights;

-        Provide ground support to aircrew by preparing and securing aircraft, and, passenger and freight handling;

-        Operating and driving aircraft service equipment;

-        Conduct bus transfer as required for passengers and freight;

-        Record keeping and documentation of service and cleaning activities;

-        Comply with Company OH&S policies, site security procedures, and, Drug and Alcohol Management Plan; and

-        Other duties as reasonably required and directed by supervisors.

 

Key skills and attributes required:

-        Efficient time management and impeccable attention to detail;

-        Excellence in face-to-face customer service;

-        Positive outlook and manner with strong team spirit;

-        Good physical fitness;

-        Ability to obtain and hold an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC); and

-        Ability to work flexible hours including weekends, Public Holidays and split shifts.

If you feel this is the job for you, please apply by sending your cover letter and resume 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 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 openly accept expressions of interest from suitably qualified professional pilots who wish to be part of an exciting and dynamic company.

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 focused 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 in one or more of the following aircraft:

- C208 experience
- PC12 experience
- BE20 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 this job, please apply via our job listing on our recruitment platform – https://pilotpath.com/Listings/ListingDetail/e7f40700-6568-4fea-98a9-eaa2ec984d38

Please login and create or update your pilot profile.

If you meet one or more of the search criteria, your confidential profile will appear in our search results.

We will notify you via email if we wish to view your full profile and take your application further.



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