Aviation Maintenance Technician - Part 135

Era Helicopters has been delivering unparalleled customer service for over 60 years and has been recognized and respected as one of the largest aviation companies in the country. Era is currently expanding its services to the Van Nuys, CA area and is looking for a local AMT willing to work a flexible 5/2 schedule with a guaranteed 40 hours per week. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Accomplishing all work assigned to him/her in accordance with policies, procedures and specifications as set forth in the Company' and the manufacturers' manuals and with provisions of the Federal Air Regulations;
  • Performing receiving inspection on incoming parts, supplies and material;
  • Thoroughly inspecting all work he/she, or any person assigned to assist him/her, may perform;
  • Signing, recording and assuming responsibility for all work he/she performs;
  • Performing reviews of aircraft and aircraft records at least once a hitch to ensure company standards are maintained and reporting any discrepancies noted to the Inspection Department upon discovery;
  • Maintaining an attitude of alertness concerning possible unsafe or hazardous practices by him/her or other personnel which might be injurious to personnel or property;
  • Reporting all hazardous practices and equipment to his/her Lead Aviation Maintenance Technician and/or the 135 Maintenance Manager;
  • Using all Company tools, parts, equipment and materials properly and efficiently;
  • Maintaining a clean, safe and orderly work area to include personal and shop equipment;
  • Maintaining a clean work area during and after all job functions;
  • Providing a detailed and complete report of work progression for tie-in with his/her relief;
  • Providing on-the-job instruction and supervision of personnel assigned to assist him/her;
  • Staying current on manual changes, policy changes and rules concerning general conduct; and
  • Performing other duties as assigned.


  • Valid FAA A&P license required;
  • Minimum of two (2) years Commercial Helicopter experience required;
  • Previous training or experience with AS350 helicopters;
  • Must be located within 1 hour of the base;
  • Willing to work a guaranteed 40 hour 5/2 schedule with hours based on the needs of the contract.
  • Must be able to operate MS Office Suite and Some Web-Based Computer Programs, (Excel, Word, and Outlook);
  • Strong avionics and electrical experience preferred;
  • Willing to work flexible schedule to include overtime or travel, as required;
  • Previous supervisory, inspections, or international experience a plus.

Our compensation structure is designed to make Era an attractive employer and very competitive within the industry. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes an employer sponsored 401k plan and Employee Stock Purchase Plan. Equal Opportunity Employer

Era Helicopters LLC
Job Type: 
Van Nuys