• Perth - South of the River
  • Permanent / Full Time

LAME - Light Aircraft Engineer

Opportunity Highlights

  • Be at the forefront of cutting-edge technology and geophysical exploration 
  • Embark on exciting field assignments at national and international site destinations
  • Additional company benefits: bonuses + private medical insurance + healthy living reimbursement


About the client
Our client is a global leader in airborne and marine geophysical solutions, including value-adding data acquisition, data processing, data interpretation, data management and specialised software. They offer natural resource mapping for oil and gas, mining, underground water and geothermal resources and predominately serve the government, energy and utility markets. As a world leader in MagRad technology services, they cover the full range of technologies in airborne geophysics, marine and Geographic Information Systems, holding a total of 24 patents.
With its headquarters situated in Spain, and 13 office locations worldwide, they have executed more than 1000 projects across 6 continents. In addition to their team of 250 highly qualified employees, they own 85 geophysical systems and a fleet of 25 specialised aircraft. They continue to execute projects with sustainability, technological innovation, operational excellence, and cost efficiency at the center of their core values.
Due to business growth, they are seeking a Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer to join their internationally growing team based in Jandakot, WA

About the role
Survey projects range in size and scope, with thousands of line kilometres flown on an annual basis on various airborne geophysical technologies in various countries in the Eastern hemisphere. As a Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, you will participate in the scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of the aircraft, including repairs, system installation and the implementation of approved aircraft modifications. 
Reporting to the Chief Engineer, you will rotate between working in the Jandakot office and periodically being in the field. In the field, you are assigned to a multidisciplinary team where, working collaboratively with your team, you will ensure the functionality of the aircraft and that uptime is maximised.
Some other tasks you will be responsible for are: 

  • Ensuring all maintenance work is carried out in accordance with the Maintenance Organsitional Manual, CASA regulations, current legislative requirements and company HSE policies, procedures and processes
  • Certifying company documentation for maintenance work performed 
  • Providing proactive input and technical suggestions to improve operational efficiency
  • Providing guidance and training to new recruits, company technicians, Aircraft Maintenance Engineers and junior Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineers
  • Managing parts requisitions, spares and inventory management

The following benefits are also provided: 

  • Bonuses
  • Field allowance 
  • Per Diem allowance
  • Private medical insurance       
  • Salary continuation                  
  • Healthy living reimbursement 

This opportunity also offers flexible working hours, domestic and international travel, the chance to work on specialised technology and a team environment that welcomes ideas and suggestions for improvement. 
Relocation assistance and / or visa sponsorship will be considered for the right candidate. If you prefer not to relocate to Perth, a FIFO-based option can be discussed e.g. flying into their Perth office on a rotation. 

About you
The successful candidate will be a licensed engineer.
You will have a:

  • B1.1 Part 66 CASA Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Licence
  • TPE331 and/or PT6A Engine Type Rating  
  • C208B experience and an understanding of aircraft maintenance regulations

For a confidential discussion about this role, or other opportunities available, please contact Isabella Bertolini on 9225 6211.
All applications will strictly be handled by 11 Recruitment.
Keywords: Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Licensed Maintenance Engineer, B1 LAME, B1.1 LAME. 

LAME - Light Aircraft Engineer

  • Perth - South of the River
  • Permanent / Full Time

For a confidential discussion, please contact:

Isabella Bertolini
Recruitment Consultant
(08) 9225 6211