The RFDS South Eastern Section is seeking applications from suitably Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (LAME) who hold an Airframe/Engine B1 License to join our Aircraft Maintenance Team based at the Broken Hill Airport.

Ideally you will have experience and current ratings on King Air B200 and B350 aircraft with PT6, have worked in general aviation with a proven track record of problem solving, a diligent work history and excellent analytical skills. You will also have a good working knowledge of WHS requirements, demonstrated experience in customer service practices and have the ability to communicate with all levels of Engineering and Operational Departments.

Successful applicants may be required to work a rotating shift pattern including on call rotation, often working on your own or unsupervised. You will report to the Senior Base Engineer and be required to make determinations in regards to defects and discrepancies, recognise and report unsafe conditions and conduct certification of maintenance tasks after a probationary period. You will be required to participate in the delivery of quality services whilst maintaining a safe work environment for yourself and fellow workers.


LAME Applicants are required to have

B1.1 License with B350 and PT6 endorsed ratings

Ability to work with minimal supervision

Perform tasks with an emphasis on duty of care to self and other employees

Ability to gain and maintain an aviation security card (ASIC)


If you are looking to join a not-for profit organisation that values its employees and has a highly competitive remuneration package, including generous salary packaging options, RFDS could be your option.

Applying For the Role


Enquiries – RFDS Engineering Manager- Troy Wild – 02 8374 2408


Applications for this position should include a current resume with the names of two references and copies of relevant qualifications.


Please forward your credentials to the following email address:  

Applications close Monday 27th March 2017


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