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B2 Licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineer

Country/Region:  Au
City:  Mackay
  • Full-time – fixed-base – Mon-Fri roster (flexibility required)
  • Relocation package and /or Rental assistance negotiable
  • Factory Bell 412 B2 training if required


 About the role 

Based in sunny Mackay – home to Australia’s longest stretch of subtropical rainforests. You will be a key member of our Engineering team and be instrumental in supporting the maintenance of Babcock’s fleet of Bell 412 helicopters.


Should you be willing to make the move and become a new member of this growing community, we will support you in way possible by offering a relocation package and /or rental assistance as it is a permanent fixed-base opportunity on a Monday to Friday roster. 


About You 

A positive attitude and willingness to learn will see you met many of our needs.  You will be passionate about not only Aviation but wanting to take your career further!


How we will assist, is providing B412 training with some based in the US to the successful applicant and a supportive working environment.


Ideally, you will have the following experience and qualifications:


  • CASA B2 LAME license with rotary wing experience
  • B2 LAME license with B412 type rating (desirable)
  • Demonstrated ability to manage aircraft support/role equipment and advantage
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate to internal and external stakeholders
  • The ability to work as part of a team with flexibility and a positive attitude


Your future at Babcock – what we offer you 

  • We provide an agile work environment where you’re able to work onsite and remotely, and to set you up for this we provide a laptop and working from home kit if required, in addition we offer a compressed week which can provide you even more flexibility;
  • Our work life integration policy brings together leave entitlements which include annual leave, wellbeing leave, paid parental leave, defence reservist leave plus more;
  • We will provide you with a supportive and engaging environment where you can grow your career, supported by our capability framework plus ongoing access to self-led learning modules through LinkedIn Learning and access to study leave;
  • You’ll have access to beRewarded which will provide you with endless discounts across retail, health, entertainment, travel and much more, plus novated leasing options and corporate shares plan;
  • Your wellbeing is supported through our online wellbeing program Munch, Mind, Move, Money, access to our employee assistance program plus you can access two days annually from your personal leave as wellbeing days;
  • You’ll be able to participate in our weRecognise program which is an opportunity to recognise the outstanding work our people do each and every day in living our principles which are Be kind, Collaborate, Be Curious, Think Outcomes, Be Courageous and Own & Deliver


Who we are 

Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century.


Across Australia and New Zealand, Babcock has grown to a team of over 1,300 talented people, and we are on a path of continued growth and expansion. We operate across sectors such as defence, commercial marine, aviation, airports, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy. To provide you some local context, some of the programs our team are proud to be a part of involve:


  • Providing emergency medical and search & rescue aviation services through our Aviation & Critical Services business;
  • Designing and supporting key systems for submarines and surface ships through our Marine business;
  • Managing critical assets for a range of sectors through our Land Business


So, if you would like to join us and help create a safe and secure world, together, please apply via the ‘Apply Now’ button below.


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Please note, should your application progress you may be required to complete pre-employment checks. These checks may include but not limited to, reference checks, police check, security check, qualifications and right to work.


The health and safety of our people, customers and communities is our number one priority. To comply with public health orders or our customer requirements, it is a requirement that you are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to be appointed to this role. Please speak to us if you have any questions about this based on your individual circumstances.


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