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Seeking Qualified UH1 Mechanics, Director of Maintenance

Seeking Qualified UH1 Mechanics, Director of Maintenance

Northern Pioneer Helicopters , a 29 year Alaska based UH1 operator,  is seeking qualified UH1 mechanics, possible Director of Maintenance position also

Must have extensive UH1 background ,be available for some Alaska travel to remote sites

Full benefits available for full time .Part  time employee/ contractor position also available

Contact Jim Acher

907 244 2238 cell

Seeking Experienced Field Mechanic

Seeking Experienced Field Mechanic

Salmon River Helicopters (SRH) is hiring a full time A&P Mechanic for field maintenance to work on private and government contracts.  We are accepting resumes for a long term, self-motivated individual.

Schedule:  Negotiable.

SRH provides competitive pay, knowledgeable leadership, excellent equipment, and support.

Job Requirements:

Travel required.  
Base is located in Idaho, but majority of field work is performed out of the state.


  • Typical maintenance operations, such as removal and replacement of aircraft and power plant components in accordance with Company Maintenance SOP, Manufacturer/OEM approved data

  • Troubleshoot, repair, clean, service, inspect, modify, and replace using approved data to maintain airworthiness

  • Follow all safety procedures and policies

  • Complete all required paperwork, maintain proficient records of maintenance

  • Use and operate all equipment safely

  • Communicate effectively with management and team members

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • A&P Mechanic license

  • Minimum 6-months experience working with a UH1 or similar airframe

  • Minimum of 2-years of helicopter maintenance experience

  • Ability and wiliness to perform maintenance in an outdoor environment

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs., bend, stoop, squat, walk, stand, kneel, crunch, crawl, and reach as this type of position requires

  • Work well with others

  • Must be able to work independently and with very little (if any) assistance.  Our aircraft are not maintained by a team.  The new hire will be expected to oversee and maintain the entire aircraft.

Desired but not required Qualifications and Skills:

  • R44 maintenance experience a plus

  • CDL with hazmat endorsement

Why Salmon River Helicopters?

  • Travel to fun and interesting places across the western US

  • Work alongside leadership and help SRH grow!

  • Safety is very important to leadership and the company

Company Benefits:

  • Company offers a long-term stable work environment with competitive salary.

  • Eligible for Simple IRA 3% match after $5,000 wages earned

  • Health insurance contribution of $500 monthly after 60 days.

  • Family Dental insurance after 60 days

  • Vision (optional – employee paid) after 60 days

Pay:   DOE / Salary, Hourly, or Daily Wage will be negotiated

How to apply:  Submit your resume and cover letter to

If you don’t meet our required qualifications and skills, please submit a cover letter with your resume and tell us why.  We might consider this type of new hire.  We would rather hire for integrity, attitude, and humility than skill.  Skill can be taught and SRH has the ability to teach the right candidate.

AV8-ORR Helicopters seeks Experienced UH-1 Pilot

AV8-ORR Helicopters seeks Experienced UH-1 Pilot

AV8-ORR Helicopters is a utility helicopter operation offering a diverse range of services including; wildland firefighting, spraying, seeding and fertilizer work, powerline construction, wildlife capture, survey, control, and 135 charter. 


The current position available is for a Bell 205/UH-1H pilot to service United States Forest Services fire contracts. The job requires an extensive amount of travel with a 12/2 schedule during the active fire season. 

Job Requirements:

Must have at a minimum the following:

Commercial Helicopter rating with a 2nd class medical, cardable in a Bell UH-1 

 PIC Helicopter         3,000hrs

 Mountain                 1,000hrs

 Previous 12 Mo          100hrs

 Bell 205/UH-1            100hrs 

 Wildland firefighting   200hrs

AV8-ORR Helicopters

PO Box 1442
Hamilton, Montana 59840 USA

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AV8-ORR Helicopter Services is a small family owned aviation business, providing a diverse range of services including wildland fire fighting, aerial application, wildlife management, construction and charters throughout the lower 48 States.

Seeking UH-1 A & P Mechanic

Seeking UH-1 A & P Mechanic


A&P Mechanic for Bell UH-1H/703, must have minimum 3 years experience on Bell UH-1 aircraft or Bell Medium. Must be USFS/ DOI Cardable in UH-1.

Will consider a person with A&P experience on other helicopters for right person willing to learn.

HazMat Class A CDL. Clean Driving Record with no tickets past 3 years and no DUI’s.

Able to be away and in the field for long durations. Minimum 12/7 Summers flexible balance of year.

All work currently in Colorado but must be able to travel anywhere in Continental US if called.

We do predominantly Power Line Construction but may do fires or fire rehab. projects as well.


Pay commensurate with abilities and experience. 401K program. We pay all travel and per diem costs.

Some jobs require staying onsite in an RV we provide.

This can be a fulltime job for right person.

Requires Pre-Hire Drug Screen.

Home Base is in Castle Rock, CO

Send current resume and DMV Record to

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