Safari Helicopters is a well established FAA Part 133 and Part 135 Air Carrier performing helicopter charters and tours of the Hawaiian Islands. We currently have an opening for an FAA licensed Airframe andPowerplant Technician (A&P)with Inspection Authorization (IA) preferred, for our Lihue - Kauai, Hawaii location.
THIS IS A LEADERSHIP POSITION.
Job duties will include but are not limited to: Parts ordering (at times), maintenance documentation upkeep, general helicopter upkeep, intensive corrosion control and prevention, performing periodic inspections and various repairs requiring detailed return to service documentation on a daily basis. In addition applicants should be versed in dynamic component replacements, electrical and powertrain systems troubleshooting, flight control repairs and rigging, dynamic rotor vibration analysis and smoothing, airframe structures and composites repairs and aircraft ground handling. Must be available to accompany check flights after significant maintenance is performed. Must be able to lift 50lbs. without issue and must be able to work for extended periods on ladders and scaffolds and work standing for long durations. Inter-island travel (25%) will be required for this position. Most work will occur during the evening hours.
Upper tier compensation and benefits will be offered including housing, paid Vacation, Medical, and 401k.