B407 Mechanic

Company Hillsboro Aviation
Location Oregon, United States
Category Other Maintenance Job
Employment Full Time
Salary DOE
Posted 3-Oct-2017 (apply by 2-Nov-2017)

 Job Description: 

Hillsboro Aviation is seeking an experienced B407 A&P Mechanic with CDL to join our growing team of maintenance professionals working for our Bell Customer Service Facility. The primary focus of this position is turbine field/contract maintenance.

 Job Duties: 

• Inspection and repair of helicopter and components.

• Annual/100 HR, 300/600 & 1200HR inspections as well as other inspections and maintenance.

• Removal, reinstallation and replacement of major components such as main rotor and tail rotor blades, main transmissions, tail rotor gear boxes, main rotor and tail rotor hub assemblies. Tail rotor balance, main rotor track and balance.

• Component inspection and overhaul of mentioned components.

• Rolls Royce 250 Maintenance

• USFS/DOI contract coverage as Mechanic/Fuel Truck Driver during summer months.

• Field travel will be required.


• A&P Certificate

• Commercial driver’s license with hazmat endorsement (or ability to obtain)

 Required Skills/Experience:

• Previous work with a Part 145 repair station.

• Ability to obtain a USFS/ DOI mechanic card

• At least 12 months experience as an A&P mechanic maintaining helicopters

• At least 1 full season of experience under “field” conditions within the previous 10 years

• At least 3 months experience maintaining a helicopter away from an operators principle base of operations

• High quality standard with attention to detail.

• The ability to work in a team environment as well as independently.

• Willingness to work in a high-paced environment, the ability to multitask, excellent customer service.

 Preferred Skills/Experience:

• Card-able experience with AS350

• Documented factory training on any of the above mentioned airframes and/or engine training.

• Component overhaul including: main rotor hub assemblies, main transmission, gear boxes, swashplate assemblies, tail rotor gear boxes, and tail rotor assemblies.

• Bell and/or Airbus/Eurocopter factory training a plus.

About Hillsboro Aviation:

Founded in 1980, Hillsboro Aviation is known internationally as a leader in the general aviation industry for providing complete helicopter and airplane services including contract and charter, aircraft sales and management, service center, FBO, and parts sales to domestic and international markets. Hillsboro Aviation has flown over 1.2 million hours in its 37-year history and supported a variety of missions including aerial firefighting, sightseeing and construction, search and rescue, TV news, aerial survey, and seismic operations. The company is the only US sales agent for Airbus Helicopters, Inc. and represents over 56 of the industry’s leading manufacturers, suppliers and vendors. The company is headquartered at the Portland-Hillsboro Airport (KHIO). Learn more at hillsboroaviation.com.

All applicants MUST apply directly on our website at:  http://www.hillsboroaviation.com/en/page/employment


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