Opening for seasonal, contract, and/or full time A&P helicopter mechanic and/or also a fixed wing mechanic for established company based in Laurel, MT. Mechanic will be supporting a UH-1H helicopter for firefighting operations in the U.S. and performing helicopter and fixed wing maintenance in the shop. Cross training on different aircraft and apprenticeship towards USFS mechanic card possible for interested parties. Housing is provided at home base in Laurel. Travel away from base is required during fire season and lodging is provided. Work schedule varies but typical fire season schedule is 12 on and 2 off. Fire season is usually June thru September. Off season there is a flexible or seasonal schedule performing in depth maintenance on aircraft and support equipment. www.vigilantehelicopters.com
Valid A&P license for 2 yearsBell UH-1H or Bell medium experience preferredUSFS/DOI Cardable Have or willing to obtain CDL with Hazmat Dedication to quality and attention to detailMaintain Bell UH-1H according to maintenance program and manufacturer requirements. Perform routine maintenance and airworthiness inspections. Clean and maintain aircraft in flight ready condition at base & in the field. Have or be willing to obtain a valid CDL (with Tank & HazMat endorsements). Perform fixed wing maintenance and maintain shop and other equipment as needed . Travel away from home base is required during fire season. Good candidate will be detail oriented and energetic and must maintain a professional attitude and be courteous and respectful to all customers. Offering flexible hours and/or seasonal schedule, housing, and competitive pay plus performance bonus. Excellent work environment with great facility. Pre-employment and random drug screening is required.