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Helicopter A&P Mechanic (Chehalis, WA)

401 Coulson Rd
Chehalis, WA 98532
United States

Minimum Certification Required
Mechanic - A&P
Minimum Flight Hours Required
Not Applicable
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Employment Type
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description
Do you have experience troubleshooting airframe, engine, and electrical systems; replacing engines and transmissions? Do you possess a current FAA Airframe and Powerplant Certificate with no enforcement actions pending? Are you able to lift up to 70 pounds repeatedly? Do you have experience with Bell 206 series aircraft? Do you have three years of experience on Turbine powered helicopters? If you said yes to all of these questions, we’d like to hear from you!

For over a century, Wilbur-Ellis has experienced success and growth in marketing and distributing agricultural products and services. Join us and grow your career with a strong and profitable industry leader offering competitive compensation, tremendous growth and development opportunities, and a people-first work environment. Come grow with us!

General Purpose and Scope of Position:

Wilbur-Ellis is seeking an experienced A&P Helicopter Mechanic. A successful candidate will be expected to perform all facets of daily, scheduled, and unscheduled maintenance on the company fleet. They will be troubleshooting airframe, engine, and electrical systems; replacing engines, transmissions, and other components as necessary. Other duties as assigned by the supervisor. Some overtime may be required.

Key Skills and Abilities Include:

  • Possess current FAA Airframe and Powerplant Certificate (A&P) with no enforcement action(s) pending
  • Experience with Bell 206 series aircraft (preferred)
  • Three years of experience on Turbine powered helicopters (preferred)
  • Able to understand and properly use aircraft manuals
  • Able to use calibrated, hand, and specialized tools
  • Ability to sign off logbooks and record component entries IAW FAA CFR’s
  • Knowledge and skills in computer-based maintenance software
  • Maintenance planning and scheduling skills
  • Ability to troubleshoot discrepancies and apply corrective actions to maintain the airworthiness of the aircraft
  • It May require some travel
  • Additional training may be required

Key Personal Attributes Include:

  • Maintain a neat appearance and convey professionalism with customers
  • Maintain all licenses to comply with regulatory agencies
  • Willingness to work as a team and assume any task when requested
  • Possess quality decision-making capability and mental alertness to ensure safety
  • Must be reliable and punctual when reporting to work
  • Able to lift and carry 70 pounds repeatedly
  • Able to work in varying conditions, stand for long periods, fit in tight spaces, climb aircraft and support stands, fly on-board company aircraft when necessary
  • Willingness to work weekends, on-call, and overtime during busy periods

Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables Include:

  • Remove and install aircraft subsystem assemblies and components such as engines, rotors, transmissions, mechanical flight controls, and associated components
  • Apply technical expertise to solve problems by interpreting technical documentation such as aircraft Technical Manuals, Maintenance Information, and Action Messages
  • Service and lubricate aircraft components and subsystems
  • Perform scheduled inspections and assist in performing special inspections
  • Perform maintenance operation checks and diagnose and troubleshoot aircraft systems using special tools and test equipment as required
  • Recommends revisions to maintenance procedures to improve efficiency and ensure quality workmanship

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive annual salary (to be determined based on experience and other factors)
  • Benefits package (medical, dental, vision, 401k, Employee Assistance Program, vacation, sick time, life insurance, + more); pension plan, 401k match up to 3%
  • Drug-Free Workplace
Job Requirements


Jennie Feiss
401 Coulson Rd
Chehalis WA 98532
United States