Established in 1969, ZIMEX has continuously delivered worldwide specialized remote field operations. Based in Switzerland, the ZIMEX Group holds a Swiss and an Austrian Air Operator Certificate, owns its Maintenance Repair Facility and an Aviation Training Organization. With our 300 staff members, we operate and maintain our fleet of over 30 turboprop aircraft under European EASA Aviation Standards. Major petroleum industry companies, international humanitarian organizations, governments, UN agencies, express cargo and mail customers count on the proven professionalism, vast aviation know-how, own spare parts logistics, excellent safety record and high dispatch reliability of ZIMEX.


Certifying Line Technician Utility Aviation (5 weeks on / 5 weeks off)

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance activities, troubleshooting and minor repairs in accordance with the respective manufacturer’s instructions
  • Compliance with ADs and minor SBs per manufacturer’s instructions
  • Inform the Line Maintenance Manager and CAMO regularly about the current work situation and possible problems
  • Complete/sign technical documents and aircraft release to service.
  • Submit work package and operating hours to CAMO after each activity and before the next flight
  • Responsible for managing the line station, including the line station stores
  • Maintain material and tools assigned to the line station and aircraft type
  • Ensure cleanliness and work safety at the assigned line station and report any hazards and occurrences
  • Work independently in accordance with the relevant rules and regulations

Required skills and qualifications

  • Holder of an EASA Part-66 B1.1 Licence or equivalent
  • Experience on DHC6, C208, PC-6 or PC-12 aircraft type beneficial
  • Minimum work experience 3 years in Base and/or Line Maintenance
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to handle stressful situations
  • Languages skills: Fluent in English (oral and written), French is a plus
  • Driving license
  • Good IT skills
  • Willingness to flexible working hours and travel activities
  • Readiness to work in risk areas

We offer an exciting and challenging position in an international environment and in a motivated team with duties all around the globe.

We look forward to receiving your complete application documents by e-mail to:

Zimex Aviation Ltd.
Anja Kränzle
Cherstrasse 4
8152 Glattbrugg