Based in Oxnard, CA, Aspen Helicopters is a leading provider of charter airplane and helicopter services, as well as FBO and maintenance facilities.

We operate a fleet of fourteen aircraft, composed of five P68 Partenavias, one PA31 Piper Chieftain, one Merlin IIIB, two Bell 206 Long Rangers, three Bell 206B Jet Rangers, a Bell 407, and one Bell 212 Twin Huey.

All of our aircraft are outfitted with up-to-date technology and equipment.


Aspen offers a competitive salary and benefit package to all employees, including:

  • Medical & Dental Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Flight Hour Bonus
  • 401(k)


Helicopter Pilot

Pilot Duties

PIC of light and/or medium Bell helicopters in utility operations, including:

  • Offshore
  • Platform landings
  • Ship landings
  • Fire fighting
  • Part 133 External load operations
  • Mountain Time

Pilot Requirements

  • FAA Commercial Rotorcraft-Helicopter
  • Instrument-Helicopter
  • Class II medical
  • Minimum 2000 hours PIC
  • Bell 206 Series experience
  • Bell 212 experience
  • USDA Forest Service
  • USDOI Interagency Fire Card
  • Left seat long line experience or trainable
  • Mountainous terrain operating experience is a “must-have”

Fixed-Wing Pilot

Pilot Duties

PIC of a Partenavia P-68 light twin-engine airplane. Work involves extended operations away from Oxnard, usually two weeks on and two weeks off. Pilots average 60-70 hours per month.

Pilot Requirements

  • Commercial AMEL License
  • Instrument Airplane Rating
  • 1000 hours PIC
  • 250 hours multi-engine preferred

Fixed-Wing and/or Helicopter Mechanic

Mechanic Duties

Maintenance duties under a Certified Repair Station on Bell series single and twin helicopters, Piper and Partenavia multi-engine airplanes. All phases of maintenance are performed to include:

  • Scheduled and unscheduled maintenance
  • 50hr/100hr/annual inspections
  • Manufacturer’s programs

Mechanic Requirements

  • Certificated Airframe and Powerplant (FAA)
  • Minimum two years experience