B1 Licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME)

Pel-Air Aviation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Regional Express (Rex), Australia’s largest independent regional airline operating a fleet of more than 50 Saab 340 aircraft and 6 Boeing 737 to 60 destinations throughout New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, Queensland and Western Australia.Pel-Air is seeking expressions of interest for a Saab 340 B1 Licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME) to be based in Perth, WA.Reporting:These positions will report directly to the Perth Senior Base Engineer.Position Responsibilities:Line maintenance, defect rectification support of REX/Pel-Air Perth network for SAAB operations.Remote port rescue of REX/Pel-Air Perth network aircraft.Selection Criteria:Ideally full category licence coverage and a valid company approval for B1 engine run and taxi approval, or able to attain approvals in the very near future.Able to work a flexible 38-hour work week plus additional hours as required.Availability for call-outs on weekends as required.High level of engineering skill, SAAB aircraft system knowledge, fault finding ability.Participate in aircraft recovery when necessary.Willingness to assist RAMP operations and stock control of aircraft parts and tools as required.A valid driver’s licence.Well-developed verbal and written communication skills.A high level of motivation with a team-focused work ethic.Conditions: Wage rates and conditions will be discussed with the successful applicants.To Apply:Please submit your application with CV and cover letter via the link: https://careers.rex.com.au/job-details/query/8330336 by 8 October 2021.You must submit your application via the above link to be considered.  90000 AUD Perth