About Hillsboro Aviation
Founded in 1980, Hillsboro Aviation offers complete helicopter and airplane services comprised of five divisions: contract & charter, aircraft sales & management, service center, FBO, and parts sales. Serving domestic and international markets in the government, commercial, and private sectors, we have over 85 employees and 13 turbine aircraft. We operate out of our award-winning headquarters at the Portland-Hillsboro Airport (KHIO).
We believe in the power of a personal approach. We passionately purvey the notion of flight, a dream demanding creativity, persistence, resilience, and intent. We strive to foster a legacy of innovative thought, leadership, mentorship, service, and sustainability. We are dedicated to providing opportunity and growth for our team, our customers, and our community by providing extraordinary and memorable experiences in the air and on the ground.
Hillsboro Aviation’s contract & charter division specializes in utility, executive charter, tours and excursions, and unmanned aerial systems (UAS). Our utility focus includes natural resources, aerial survey, firefighting, construction, and heli-skiing. We have flown over 1.2 million hours and conducted missions ranging from firefighting to oil exploration and LiDAR to agriculture. Our executive charter and tours/excursions services offer an unparalleled customer experience and our UAS services are on the cutting-edge of the emerging market.
Hillsboro Aviation’s aircraft sales and management division provides expert services to a global audience. With over 1,000 aircraft sold, we specialize in new and used
helicopter and airplane sales, with additional brokerage, acquisition, leasing, maintenance, and pilot services. We are the exclusive US sales consultant for Airbus Helicopters, a dealer for the Robinson Helicopter Company, and specialize in the sale of pre-owned aircraft.
As the Director of Business Development – Helicopter Charter and Sales, you will join our senior management team to promote Hillsboro Aviation’s helicopter contract and charter division and aircraft sales and management division capabilities to new and existing customers. This position works closely with the management team to promote our current services as well as develop new programs and offerings in areas that we do not currently operate in.
Focus on business development of non-firefighting, utility helicopter operations and develop and execute aircraft sales strategies, both domestic and international. You will report to the Vice President/COO and will be responsible for business development including but not limited to:
·Helicopter contract and charter
·New and used helicopter sales and management
Ideal candidates are engaging, energetic, and driven; are able to work independently within his/her areas of responsibilities under limited supervision; value a strong work ethic and optimistic attitude; maintain a critical eye for detail and organization; and are excited to represent Hillsboro Aviation in front of key customers, including domestic and foreign governments, community leaders, and business partners.