KMAX/UH-60 A&P Mechanic – Idaho

Field Mechanic UH-60 and/or K-1200

Timberline Helicopters, Inc. •

Sandpoint, Idaho, USA

Position Type: Permanent

Timberline Helicopters, Inc.

Job Description:

  • Maintain his/her assigned aircraft in airworthy condition and provide written evidence to the Pilot-in-Command (PIC), that the aircraft has been approved for return to service, after each maintenance event.
  • Ensure that the PIC is fully aware of, and is following the applicable technical data and applicable civil aviation regulations.
  • Have the knowledge established by training, employment history, and/or practical tests to perform the scope of work assigned.
  • Have proficiency in the tools, equipment, and aids applicable to the work scope.
  • Complete daily inspections of aircraft and signing the daily flight release, as applicable.
  • Communicate all maintenance performed to the main office for recording purposes.
  • Complete all required company paperwork i.e., expense reports and timecards.
  • Ensure all necessary parts and hardware for any major maintenance event are on hand, prior to beginning work, by coordinating with FMM.
  • Inspect and maintain longlines, remote hooks, and associated equipment.
  • Maintain all support equipment (fuel pumps, generators, water pumps, etc.), as necessary, by changing oil, filters, etc. and notifying the Fleet Manager if parts or heavy service is needed.
  • Assist ground crews with rigging of external loads, loading of passengers, or other ground duties.
  • Represent the company in a professional manner to the customer.
  • Effective time management and responsible use of down time while on contract jobs.
  • Maintain accurate parts tracking by completing the necessary tagging, GoCanvas forms, and cooperating with the Parts Manager and FMM to keep the service van inventory and maintenance tracking current.
  • Fuel aircraft as directed by the Pilot-in-Command (PIC), following company procedures.
  • Report for work well rested and fit for duty.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • A minimum of two years as a licensed Airframe & Powerplant mechanic with at least one year maintaining helicopters.
  • Experience with make and model of assigned aircraft.
  • Current Medical Examiner’s Certificate.
  • Must hold (or have the ability to obtain within 6 months) a valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), with Airbrakes.
    • Hazardous Material (Hazmat) endorsement.
    • Tanker endorsements.
  • Clean driving record.
  • Experience and/or training in aircraft refueling and fuel quality control procedures.
  • Must be able to be carded IAW USFS Contracts.


14 days on/14 days off

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Timberline Helicopters, Inc.

1926 Industrial Drive
Sandpoint, Idaho 83864 USA

Timberline Helicopters is a precision lift helicopter operator providing utility, logging, construction and firefighting services to government and civil customers throughout the U.S. We are also a Part 145-certificated repair station with headquarters…

Full Time Employees are offered: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, and 401k

Supported Manufacturers:
Sikorsky, McDonnell Douglas, Kaman

Supported Models:
K-1200, UH-60

Source: JSfirm