B205/407 A&P Mechanic – Idaho


Hillcrest Aircraft Co., Inc. •

Lewiston, Idaho, USA

Position Type: Permanent

Hillcrest Aircraft Co., Inc.

Job Description:

Hillcrest Aircraft Company is currently looking to expand on our team of Full-Time and Seasonal Helicopter Technicians!

About us:

Hillcrest Aircraft Company is a well-established Utility Helicopter operator with deep Bell Helicopter roots. Hillcrest Aircraft Company was founded in 1956, and in 1963 began serving the aviation industry as an FAA Repair Station. In 1968, Hillcrest Aircraft was authorized as a Bell Helicopter Service Center where they began supporting the Bell 47. Hillcrest is the oldest Bell Helicopter Service Center in North America, located in beautiful central Idaho!

What do we do?

We contract our helicopter services to the USFS, BLM, State Agencies, and private companies. These operations include wildland firefighting, prescribed fire, various types of project work, and customer aircraft maintenance support.

How do we do it?

Our goal is to provide our customers with safe, high quality, and productive aviation services. We are successful by providing them with well-trained, professional team members and industry-leading equipment.

What we’re looking for:

A&P Applicants that have Rotorcraft experience, especially on Bell 407’s (GX, HP) and/or 205’s preferred.

Previously USFS carded mechanics on the Bell 407, 205A1 or 212 preferred, not required. (or have at least 2 years experience)

Duties include performing field and heavy maintenance on light and medium helicopters, and ground support equipment. During fire season, mechanics will be expected to travel in the field supporting company aircraft.

Benefit Package

  • Tool Allowance
  • Paid Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • 401k Retirement Program
  • Paid Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Family Medical Allowance
  • Paid Life Insurance
  • Per Diem
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Bi-Weekly Payroll
  • Direct Deposit
  • Competitive Hourly Wages
  • End of Contract Season Bonus
  • Paid Factory Training

Job Requirements:

  • Customer Service Orientated
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Licensed A&P Mechanic for at least 1 year
  • Willing to travel and work in field conditions on a seasonal basis
  • Have or can obtain a U.S. Passport
  • 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 Fixed-wing 135 Operator. Full Service FBO, 145 Repair Station, Bell Service Center

Supported Manufacturers:
Bell Helicopter, Pilatus Aircraft, Cessna Aircraft

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

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