Senior Licensed Aircraft Engineer

PHI Aviation: World Leaders. Trusted Partners.

We fly because it is our calling. Our reputation is built on being one of the safest helicopter operators anywhere in the world – with a safety record to back it up. Every flight we take is guided by our core values of Safe, Quality, Efficient, Service.

Each year we carry our partners on more than 20,000 helicopter flights, making it possible for industries, essential services and communities to operate and live in remote and difficult locations.  PHI Aviation supports a range of businesses across Europe, Middle East & Africa.

Role Summary

The key responsibilities of the role will be to support maintenance activities, reporting to the Senior Base Engineer.

A full job description is attached detailing the role, the safety accountability and the person specific requirements.

Person Requirements

If you would like to be considered for this position, the following experience and qualifications will be required:


  • Experience in all aspects of line maintenance and defect rectification
  • Experience working on dual pilot twin engine helicopters
  • Possess the appropriate ratings for Aircraft Type (S-92)
  • AME License or A&P Certificate, accepted by the GCAA for Validation
  • Hands on experience maintaining S92's
  • Versatility, willingness to perform tasks where ever needed, from vehicle maintenance to assisting the Materials staff


  • Sheet Metal or Structures Experience
  • Avionics experience
  • GCAA B1.3 AME License
  • AW139, H175 and AW189 training and experience

Successful applicants will be working on a touring roster in Ghana.

People are at the heart of everything we do. The expertise, values, and passion of our people, combined with our PHI practices and processes, sets us apart. Our team enables us to deliver the highest quality support for our clients and partners.

Our people are technical experts, taking on some of the most challenging assignments in aviation to deliver high quality support for oil and gas exploration and production, marine pilot transfers, search and rescue (SAR) operations and more.

Our singular focus is on providing best in class safety and high-quality customer services to our customers – and doing so sustainably.

Our newly launched sustainability charter is helping us to improve our sustainable business practices and achieve better outcomes for our people, our customers and our communities. 

By joining our team, you will work in a rewarding and professional environment, with a diverse team of people sharing ideas and experiences. In return for your service, we offer a generous employee benefits package that includes health insurance for you and your immediate family members and access to a comprehensive wellbeing platform that supports mental, physical, social, and financial wellness.

How to Apply

If you have the experience we are looking for, please register and apply through our Career Centre where a copy of the position description can be found.

If you have any questions about this position, please do not hesitate to contact Applications close on 20th March 2023. We will start shortlisting applications before the closing date, so if you think you would be a good fit, please apply at your earliest convenience.

Our Core Values

Safe, Efficient, Quality Service Core values are the principles that continue to define the company culture and guide daily interaction and decision making. Each employee has a personal responsibility to recognise the behaviours that support these principles and put them into daily practice.

Equality Statement

PHI Aviation is an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to improving the diversity of our workforce. We encourage candidates from all minority groups and will consider your application regardless of age, gender, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, disability, marital status, pregnancy or socio-economic background.

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Permanent, Full-Time

Job no: CJAV35267

Location: Africa

Closing Date: Monday 20th March 2023