AME – Mechanical

Job Description

The Opportunity

We are seeking multiple Aircraft Maintenance Engineers – Mechanical (Progressive)to join our Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Services team at F/A-18F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler.

MRO Services support the following platforms at RAAF Base Amberley: Boeing ATS, C-17A Globemaster, F/A-18F Super Hornet, EA-18G Growler, and E-7A Wedgetail.


  • Completion of assigned tasks by undertaking a variety of trade level activities, requiring the application of post-trade qualifications and/or experience in the relevant trade category in accordance with the appropriate documentation (planning documents, engineering drawings, etc.)
  • Ensuring compliance to 145 Maintenance Organisation Exposition (MOE)
  • Support the MRO Team to ensure timely and accurate completion of tasks to achieve successful production of serviceable aircraft
  • Provide direction and instructions to assist in the development of subordinate Technicians.
FILE PHOTO: A Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner taxi past the Final Assembly Building at Boeing South Carolina in North Charleston, South Carolina, United States, March 31, 2017. REUTERS/Randall Hill


  • Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical) or equivalent
  • Hold a DASR Part 66 Military Aircraft Maintenance Licence (MAML) or the ability to obtain
  • Be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of Aviation Quality Assurance (QA) procedures and the DASR 145 (or equilivant) Aircraft maintenance regulatory framework
  • Experience in a high pace maintenance environment
  • Hold or be able to obtain a Defence Security Clearance of Negative Vetting 1

Applicants must be Australian Citizens to meet Defence security requirements.

Boeing has implemented a new COVID-19 Vaccination Policy in Australia that requires all new Boeing Australia hires to show proof of being fully vaccinated from COVID-19, or have an approved medical exemption. This role is categorised as Group 1 under the Boeing Australia COVID-19 Vaccination and Safety Controls Policy.