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Any current vacancies are listed below. If you would like to be considered for these, please apply to the contact person listed. If you are interested in future opportunities with Airflite, please send your CV and cover letter through for review. Alternatively, check back to this page for new listings.

Compliance Team Leader

Airflite Pty Ltd is a leading aviation company involved with both civil and military markets.
We specialise in a wide-range of aviation activities at various sites across Australia, from aircraft sales, maintenance and product support.
Airflite is currently seeking a Compliance Team Leader at our RAAF Base East Sale location.

The Compliance Team Leader is responsible for monitoring compliance with Defence Quality and Technical Regulatory requirements to ensure that work is accomplished to the required standards of airworthiness, workmanship and safety.

The successful candidate will report directly to the Deputy Quality Manager – Defence, located in Perth, and be supported by Airflite’s Defence Program and local Management Frameworks.

Airflite offers flexible working conditions by mutual agreement.

To be considered for this role, applicants must address the key selection criteria below.

Essential

  • Australian citizenship.
  • Hold, or be able to obtain, a National Baseline Security Clearance.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Good computer literacy skills, including the MS Office suite of tools.
  • Strong organisational skills and a demonstrated ability to manage changing priorities and demands.
  • Experience in internal auditing to ISO9001

Desirable

  • Prior aviation maintenance environment experience.
  • Experience in maintaining Quality programs, conducting workplace quality surveillance and audits.
  • Experience in Incident investigation.
  • Training in, and experience in the application of, CASA or DASR:
    • Human Factors
    • MOE
    • SMS

Logistics Assessor

We are currently seeking a suitably experienced Logistics Assessor (LA) to work within the Integrated Logistics Support Team at our RAAF Base East Sale location. This position is a technical roll within a logistics environment.

The incumbent will be responsible for all Stock Assessment, Codification and Cataloguing Services for Defence Items of Supply. The LA will also investigate any obsolescence or alternate supply items as required by the team, and submit Engineering Approval applications as necessary, subsequently providing all relevant data and documentations to the National Codification Bureau.

The LA will also be responsible for recording all approvals via the Australian Defence Aviation Authorised Spares System (ADAAS) and other systems as required.

The successful candidate will report directly to the Business Support Manager with flexible working arrangements available by agreement. A self-motivated, proactive and analytical nature with a customer focus is essential for this roll.

To be considered for this role, applicants must address the key selection criteria below.

Essential

  • Australian citizenship.
  • Hold, or be able to obtain, a National Baseline Security Clearance.
  • Intermediate Computer Skills, in particular Microsoft Office suite
  • Suitable experience in an aviation technical role.
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills.

Desirable

  • Knowledge of the Australian Defence aviation engineering framework.
  • Knowledge and experience in the use and production of Aircraft Technical Maintenance Plans and Planned Servicing Schedules.
  • Defence MILIS access (read only)
  • Aeronautical Parts Receipts Officer (APRO) qualifications and experience
  • Experience operating in a Defence System Program Office (SPO) environment providing in-service Integrated Logistics Support to Defence of aeronautical products.

To apply, please forward your resume and covering letter addressing the criteria to tbaron@airflite.com.au

Applications for this position close Friday 14 July 2017

 

Workplace Health and Safety Officer

We are currently seeking a part time Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) Officer at our RAAF Base East Sale location.

The incumbent will be responsible for assisting in the maturing and maintenance of a strategic and comprehensive WHS Management System for all Airflite East Sale activities, inclusive of Injury Management, workplace auditing and WHS team management, promoting a positive reporting culture and facilitating Return to Work activities.  This position will also be required to contribute to maintenance of policy and procedures manuals relating to all aspects of WHS and Dangerous Goods, and develop audit plans and programs to ensure Site compliance with WHS policies and best practice..

The successful candidate will report directly to the Corporate WH&S Coordinator – Perth, and be supported by Airflite’s Defence Program and local Management Frameworks. A proactive and positive nature is essential to this role, along with demonstrated leadership Qualities.

Although this roll is currently being offered as a part-time, consideration will be given to a fulltime employment should the successful candidate possess experience in purchasing, Accounts Payable (Financial Commitment management) or Defence Logistics Assessor skills and experience.

Airflite offers flexible working conditions by mutual agreement.

To be considered for this role, applicants must address the key selection criteria below.

Essential

  • Australian citizenship.
  • Working knowledge of hazard and risk management principles, Commonwealth and State WHS Legislation, Acts and Regulations.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Good computer literacy skills, including the MS Office suite of tools.
  • Strong organisational skills and a demonstrated ability to manage changing priorities and demands.
  • Tertiary qualifications in WHS, or equivalent work experience.
  • Hold, or be able to obtain, a National Baseline Security Clearance.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to be customer focused and supportive of Company standards and policies.

Desirable

  • Prior Defence WHS experience.
  • Experience in maintaining WHS programs, conducting workplace safety audits and inspections.
  • Working knowledge of ChemAlert.
  • Demonstrated understanding of AS/NZ4801.
  • Experience in Incident investigation.

To apply, please forward your resume and covering letter addressing the criteria to tbaron@airflite.com.au

Applications for this position close Friday 14 July 2017

 

Helicopter Licensed Maintenance Engineers – B1 and B2

Airflite Helicopters is a new and exciting helicopter maintenance venture of Airflite Pty Ltd.

Airflite Helicopters are currently inviting Expressions of Interest from suitably qualified B1 & B2 Licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineers with experience on S92A & AW139 aircraft. The opportunities available will assist in the establishment of and the ongoing operational requirements of a CASA Pt.145 Base Maintenance facility at Perth Airport.

Essential qualification and experience requirements –

  • CASA Pt66 B1 with AW139 and/or S92A type ratings.
  • CASA Pt66 B2 with AW139 and/or S92A type ratings.
  • Other Rotary type ratings would be an advantage.
  • Extensive Base Maintenance experience on relevant types.
  • Ability to work as part of a newly formed team.
  • Eligibility to work in Australia full-time.

An attractive remuneration package may be on offer for suitable candidates, to be discussed at the interview stage.

Please submit applications to employment@airflite.com.au ensuring this includes a cover letter, resume, contact details for three Referees and a copy of your CASA Licence.  

 

Avionics Manager

  • Immediate and Permanent Opportunity
  • Lead and Mentor a Team
  • Avionics Sales & Business Development
  • Avionics System Integration Design Background
  • Strong understanding of current and next generation avionics functions & operation

We are seeking a suitably qualified Avionics Manager to join our team. The successful applicant will share our genuine passion for aviation and join our dedicated management and business development team.

The role requires the incumbent to manage the Avionics Service Department, design and engineering support of avionics installations, Avionics OEM relations and business development.

The Avionics Manager will be responsible for;

  • Managing the Avionics Service Department workflow,
  • Implement process improvements,
  • Lead and manage a team of avionics technicians,
  • Achieve OEM product sales targets and internal sales KPI’s,
  • Up to date with latest product developments and innovations,
  • Design solutions for client avionics upgrade requests,
  • Provide Avionics Engineering support to MRO departments,
  • Expand department technical capabilities,
  • Develop business opportunities (both national & international),
  • Manage OEM representation agreements and relations.

To be considered for this role, please address the following selection criteria in your cover letter/application:

  •  Have relevant professional experience in the essential skills detailed above, applied in a professional capacity,
  • Experience working autonomously in support of avionics servicing and installation designs,
  • Demonstrate knowledge of avionics system integration,
  • Demonstrate ability to manage an Avionics Service department,
  • Demonstrate knowledge of current FAA regulations and upcoming changes,
  • Demonstrate avionics sales and business development performance.

Applications with partial compliance to the above selection criteria will be considered.

This exciting new role will be based at our new Perth Airport facility, Western Australia.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please send a current resume with a covering letter to employment@airflite.com.au