Careers

Career Opportunities

A leader in the aviation industry, Northwest Helicopters provides parts, service and component overhauls, in addition to other offerings. Located in Olympia, WA on 15 acres we have 18 helipads and fixed wing access. Privately owned, we stand out by having the largest inventory of UH-1H aircrafts and spares. Come join us and be part of a team that feels like family!

Northwest Helicopters is a drug-free workplace and a non-smoking company. Employees are drug tested prior to employment. We’re always looking to add additional talent to our teams. If interested in joining us, please send us an email with your resume and a cover letter outlining why you would be an asset to NWH. Telephone inquiries will not be taken regarding employment opportunities. 

In addition to the outstanding work environment, working at Northwest Helicopters has many exciting benefits including:

Full Medical

Dental

Life Insurance

401K

Vacation

Open Positions

Please email your resume, noting your position of interest, to our hiring team be considered for a position.

Flight Department

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.

Full Time Commercial Pilot

Northwest Helicopters, LLC has been serving the helicopter industry since 1978 and is accepting applications for a full-time commercial helicopter pilot. NWH provides services to US agencies and departments, large national utility (powerline & infrastructure), and high-tech companies, as well as smaller customers and individuals. Applicants must be willing to relocate to the Olympia, WA area and be open to fly all missions and aircraft in our fleet.

View Complete Job Listing

Seasonal UH60 Pilot or UH1 Utility Pilot

The position covers all aspects of operations for our aircraft on fire suppression contracts throughout the US. The duties include but are not limited to flight and operational planning (91/133), weight and balance data, fuel management, accurate tracking of duty, flight and maintenance times, compliance with all FAR and Company policies as well as a variety of customer service functions and customer SOP’s. Strict adherence to the RFM, FAA Manuals, Company and Customer policies is required. Applicant must have Blackhawk or Huey experience as listed in the requirements below.

View Complete Job Listing

We’re currently looking to hire A&P Technicians with experience in Bell component overhaul.

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.

NDT Inspector

Qualified in Magnetic Particle and Fluorescent Penetrant. FAA pre-employment and random drug screening required.

This is a part-time position (full time negotiable)

Immediate openings for experienced MD 500 and Bell UH-1H technicians interested in field work, competitive wages and schedule.

Experience in maintenance and build-up of Bell helicopters, especially the Bell UH-1H.

  • Salary DOE

Interested A & P Technicians contact the Director of Maintenance about any current openings

We are currently looking for A&P Technicians with experience in Bell component overhaul for the model 205, 206, 212, 412, UH-1H and MD 369 series.

  • Salary DOE

Flight Staff

Experienced helicopter pilots needed. Seeking pilots experienced with Bell 206, MD 500, Bell UH-1 & AS-355.

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.

Experienced helicopter pilots needed.

We are hiring both full time and part time positions. We are seeking pilots experienced with Bell 206, MD 500, Bell UH-1, AS-355.

Preferred Experience in:

  • Power line
  • Fire Fighting
  • Wildlife Support
  • Spraying and Fertilizing, etc.

Join a team that feels like family

Submit your resume and take your first step toward a fulfilling new career!

Scroll to Top