B1 LAME’s and AME’s

FlyPelican is a Regional Airline and aircraft charter company based in Newcastle on the east coast of Australia operating a fleet of 19 seat British Aerospace Jetstream 32 aircraft.

Currently operating regular scheduled passengers services to and from Newcastle, Canberra, Ballina (Byron Bay), Dubbo, Mudgee, Sydney, Taree, Port Macquarie, and Cobar  and  Charter services anywhere within Australia.

We are looking for B1 LAMEs and AMEs to join our growing team in Newcastle NSW, based in our new base maintenance hangar at Williamtown Airport.

B1 AME/LAME Duties 

  • Perform and certify for aircraft maintenance activities in base and line maintenance environments.
  • Maintain and promote a safe work environment.
  • Liaise and communicate effectively with Engineering Manager and Chief Engineer to maintain compliance with regulations and PART 145 AMO Exposition.
  • Supervise apprentice AMEs
  • Travel to ports operated to by FlyPelican for defect rectification and AOG situations.
  • Timely and effectively manage the return to service of aircraft after line maintenance and base maintenance activities.

B1 AME Desirable skills

  • Have completed or near completion of Cert IV Aero skills
  • 2 years base maintenance experience
  • Turboprop/Pressurised Aircraft experience will be highly regarded
  • Hold a current driver’s license
  • Have the ability to hold an ADA
  • Have the ability to hold an ASIC
  • Comply with DAMP policy

B1 LAME Desirable skills

  • Hold a current B1 Part 66 licence, ideally with BAE Jetstream 31 / 32 type rating
  • Have current or previous experience on BAE J31 / 32 OR current experience on similar turboprop aircraft
  • Have experience on Honeywell TPE331 engines
  • Previous experience in line maintenance
  • Sound CASR Part 66, 145 and 42 knowledge
  • Developed troubleshooting and communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy of work
  • Hold a current driver’s licence
  • Have the ability to hold an ADA
  • Have the ability to hold an ASIC
  • Comply with DAMP policy


FlyPelican is a growing and flexible company with exciting opportunities for career development for the right candidates, so if you would like to enquire about joining the team please attach your resume and a brief cover letter to your application.

Remuneration and possible relocation assistance will be negotiated based on each candidate’s application and experience, normal work hours are Monday to Friday based at Newcastle Airport.

How to apply

Please send CV and cover letter to recruitment@flypelican.com.au

Closing date

Wednesday, 31 August 2022

Work type

Full time


Newcastle, NSW