Helicopter A&P Mechanic – Idaho

Full Time Helicopter Mechanic

Hillcrest Aircraft Co., Inc. •

Lewiston, Idaho, USA

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Hillcrest Aircraft Co., Inc.

Job Description:
Hillcrest Aircraft Company has openings for a Full Time and Seasonal Helicopter Mechanics. Our goal is to provide our Customers with a Safe, High Quality, Compliant, and Productive aviation service. The way to accomplish this goal is with well-trained team members. Duties include performing field and heavy maintenance on Bell Medium and Light helicopters. Hillcrest is a utility helicopter operator, FAA Part 145 Repair Station, and Bell Service Center located in Central Idaho. We contract helicopter services to the USFS, BLM, State Agencies, and private companies. These operations include wildland firefighting, prescribed fire, and various types of project work. With these operations, mechanics are required to travel and spend numerous days out in the field supporting the helicopter during fire season. The average fire season is June thru September. During the off-season, full-time mechanics are required to work at the home base to conduct heavy maintenance on the aircraft. There are overtime opportunities as off-season project work becomes available.

Pay and Benefits: Signing Bonus, Relocation Expense Reimbursement, Tool Allowance, Paid Training, Bell Helicopter Factory Training will be provided, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, 401k Retirement Program, Paid Medical Insurance, Per Diem, Mileage Reimbursement, Bi-Weekly Payroll, Direct Deposit, Hourly Rate D.O.E./SCA

Job Requirements:

  • Be Customer Service Orientated
  • Be a team player
  • Be a licensed A&P Mechanic for at least 1 year
  • Be willing to travel and work in field conditions on a seasonal basis
  • Be willing to relocate to the main base in Lewiston, ID
  • Bell Helicopter medium and light experience preferred
  • Bell Helicopter Factory Training will be provided
  • Class B Commercial Driver’s License or be willing to obtain
  • Computer skills using PC-based programs are a plus

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Hillcrest Aircraft Co., Inc.
540 O’Conner Road
Lewiston, Idaho 83501 USA

Helicopter and Fix-wing 135 Operator. Full Service FBO.

Supported Manufacturers:
Bell Helicopter & Pilatus Aircraft

Supported Models:
206 B3 JET RANGER, 206 L3 AND L4 LONG RANGER, 407, 205 A1++

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