Hillsboro Aviation is hiring a part-time entry-level aviation mechanic to assist with basic aircraft maintenance tasks. This person will have the unique opportunity to work around and on a variety of aircraft, alongside some highly -experienced mechanics, in our service center and on our contract and charter fleet. This is an entry-level position is intended to provide a unique opportunity for long-term growth.
Assist mechanics in Part 145 and Part 135 maintenance operations with duties including but not limited to removing and installing cowlings, cleaning parts and airframe surfaces, shop organization and cleanup, record organization, preparation of equipment for field operations. Hillsboro Aviation maintains a variety of aircraft for customers including Bell, Robinson, Cessna, Cirrus, Beechcraft among others and our own growing operations including Bell, Airbus, and Beechcraft.
Valid US driver's license. Must hold, or be in the process of obtaining, FAA airframe and power plant certificates.
Attention to detail. Strong work ethic. Problem solving skills. Knowledge of aviation regulations and aviation maintenance best practices.
Working knowledge of Part 145 and Part 135 maintenance practices. Experience as A&P mechanic. Class C CDL w/ HAZMAT endorsement.
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.
Hillsboro Aviation is an EEO M/F.
This job will remain open until filled. Please do not call regarding the status of your application.
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