B2 Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME)

Aviair and HeliSpirit are leading aviation companies with maintenance bases in Kununurra, Broome and Karratha. Aviair proudly provides extensive charter, RPT and tourism services across the Kimberley and Pilbara with a fleet including but not limited to the PC-12, B200, C208B, B58 GA8 aircraft as well as expanding its fleet to include Part 121 aircraft. HeliSpirit provides high end tourism adventures across Western Australia with bases stretching from Esperance to the Northern Territory border, including all the major tourist destinations throughout the Kimberley. HeliSpirit fleet include helicopter types R22, R44, R66, Jet and Long rangers 206B/L and AS350 Squirrels.

Kununurra is an iconic town with an interesting history and stunning natural beauty. Life in this dynamic location for individuals and families are abundant with aquatic, sporting, camping, waterfall chasing and other recreational opportunities. Kununurra has access to good schools and a strong sense of community. If you’re looking for adventure and the exciting lifestyle change that the Kimberley can provide, this opportunity is for you.

About the role                               

To support our growth, we are seeking a B2 Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME) with relevant industry experience to join our Kununurra base. The base carries out scheduled and unscheduled maintenance to our fleet. Ideally, we are seeking applicants with experience working on our aircraft types or similar.

The Avionics team is based across our Broome and Kununurra bases and work as one unit. The Kununurra avionics team support Aviair and HeliSpirit, participating in both aeroplane and helicopter maintenance as required. This role gives you the opportunity to continue to be exposed to a wide variety of aircraft types in a dynamic environment.

To be successful in this role:

  • Possess CASR Part 66 B2 License
  • Possess relevant fleet/industry experience
  • Ability to proactively troubleshoot avionics defects
  • Be computer literate
  • Be eligible to hold Australian ASIC
  • A strong commitment to Aviation safety

Key duties and responsibilities of the role include

Perform aircraft maintenance in accordance with the provisions of the aircraft approved maintenance data

  • Assist in avionics scheduled maintenance and under supervision rectify any defects that arise during checks or scheduled flights
  • Ensure that work undertaken is carried out safely, in line with the best industry practices
  • Report all defects or faults identified during the course of aircraft and aeronautical product maintenance
  • Keep the Avionics Manager and 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
  • Maintain currency with respect to all relevant documentation and the revision status of company manuals

What we offer you

  • An attractive salary (with paid overtime)
  • Personal development opportunities to grow in a diverse, inclusive company
  • Opportunities for various type rating courses
  • External training opportunities
  • A great team environment
  • Salary Sacrifice / salary packaging benefits (including remote area housing benefits)


To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume outlining your relevant qualifications and experience via this link

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

How to apply

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume outlining your relevant qualifications and experience via this link https://www.seek.com.au/job/73640227

Lauren Andrew (Recruitment Coordinator )
Apply online

Closing date

Sunday, 10 March 2024

Work type

Full time


Kununurra, WA