Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME) in B1 category

Date published

16 Mar 2023


NSW Other

Job ID


Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME) in B1 category

Seeking a qualified Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME) who holds a B1 or B2 licence to join our Aircraft Maintenance Team


  • Engineering
  • Maintenance
  • Permanent / Full Time

Key points

  • Work from our base at Dubbo Airport
  • Take a tour, be inspired and take the next step in your career
  • Dream job working for an iconic organisation


The RFDS South Eastern Section is seeking applications from suitably qualified Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (LAME) who hold a B1 or B2 licence to join our Aircraft Maintenance Team based at Dubbo Airport.

Why move to Dubbo?
The Dubbo Region’s people are what really make this such a special place to live. You have so many opportunities to connect and get involved in our vibrant community, with an abundance of clubs and groups ready to welcome you. Meet new people, hone new skills or support the community you now call home. 


  • Generous salary packaging increasing your take home pay by 5-10%
  • Option for novated leasing
  • Full relocation expenses reimbursed
The Role

Ideally you will have experience and current ratings on King Air B200 and B300 series aircraft, have worked in general aviation with a proven track record of problem solving, a diligent work history and excellent analytical skills. You will also have a good working knowledge of WHS requirements, demonstrated experience in customer service practices and can communicate with all levels of Engineering and Operational Departments.

You will report to the Senior Base Engineer and be required to make determinations regarding defects and discrepancies, recognise and report unsafe conditions and conduct certification of maintenance tasks after a probationary period. You will be required to participate in the delivery of quality services whilst maintaining a safe work environment for yourself and fellow workers. Additionally, you will be prepared to provide coverage in other RFDSSE bases, along with remote breakdown support.

Essential Criteria
  • CASA B1 or B2 Licence with B200 and/or B300 series ratings
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Perform tasks with an emphasis on duty of care to self and other employees
  • Ability to gain and maintain an aviation security card (ASIC)
  • Evidence of full Covid-19 Vaccination
For more information or a confidential chat please reach out to Ashley Laybutt - Engineering Manager 0409 548 614

Our Values: Our Values of Reliability, Care, Trust and Safety form shape the way we work as individuals, as team members and with the communities we serve. Do you have the same values and want to be part of a dynamic team?

The RFDSSE aim to fill vacancies as quickly as possible. This means that we will close adverts as soon as we have found the right candidate. We would therefore advise interested applicants to submit an application as early as possible. 

The RFDS of Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Ever wanted to get a close-up view of our aircrafts? Take a tour, be inspired and take the next step in your career