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A career at Amway is a career in opportunity. At Amway, you can explore and grow, make a difference, and find success. Established in 1959, Amway is a multi-billion dollar company, and the world’s No. 1 direct selling business, according to the Direct Selling News Global 100. Amway is a center of health, skincare and home product innovation and top-selling, global brands. We manufacture and distribute 450+ consumer products. More than 17,000 employees worldwide support millions of Amway Business Owners who sell Amway products.

Job title:                                     Senior Aircraft Technician

Department / Company:      Maintenance / Amway

Location:                                    Grand Rapids, MI


What do we need:


Amway Aviation is looking to hire a safety-oriented Aviation Maintenance Technician with experience working on Sikorsky Helicopters.  Along with working on our Sikorsky S-76 C++, you will be working on a variety of fixed wing aircraft to include Gulfstreams, Embraer Praetor 600, Citation CJ4, and Airbus H145.

What’s special about this team:


The Amway aviation maintenance team is a group of about 15 highly trained Maintenance Technicians.  Our team maintains some of the most modern aircraft in business aviation with an outstanding safety record.  We support the business owners and business executives directly with face-to-face interactions.  Our flight department has been recognized by Professional Pilot Magazine as “Flight Department of the Year”.


What’s special about this role:


Your ability to work collaboratively will be valued in this role as you work broadly with the other Technicians to maintain a variety of airframes.  You will act as a key point of contact for maintenance requirements for our Sikorsky S-76 C++.  You will provide work scope requirements for annual budgeting and input into service centers for large work scopes and manage the projects from beginning to end. 


We will utilize your knowledge of the Sikorsky maintenance process to evaluate maintenance quotes and estimates, maintenance down times and to interpret technical data.  Your capabilities to lead projects with outside vendors and internal co-workers, and meet the flight demands of the Principals and Corporate needs will spotlight your talents.  This role will utilize your knowledge of the Sikorsky platforms and FAA regulations to maintain our departments reputation as one of the best flight departments in the nation. 


Required qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with Sikorsky Helicopters
  • FAA Airframe and Powerplant license
  • Valid Passport/Eligible for Passport
  • Working knowledge of current FAA regulations, ATA codes, process specifications, Repair Station and Quality Control manuals, and company policies and procedures


Skills to be successful in the role:

  • Sikorsky S-76 C++ experience
  • Strong knowledge of all aircraft mechanical and avionics systems
  • Thorough familiarity and considerable experience using tools and equipment required to perform aircraft maintenance
  • Talent to collaborate with internal partners and external vendors to bring projects forward to completion


This role is “Not” eligible for Sponsorship.

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