Erickson is an OEM and leading global provider of aviation services specializing in defense and national security, manufacturing and MRO, and commercial services, including firefighting, powerline construction, timber harvesting, HVAC airlifts, and oil and gas. We work to defend and improve lives through integrated air mobility solutions.
To operate, maintain, and manufacture utility aircraft for the safe transportation of people and cargo around the world as one of the top global aviation companies. We prove self-reliant and effective in remote locations under challenging circumstances.
To be the global industry leader in providing safe, efficient, high quality and integrated utility aircraft services to build infrastructure, and protect people and property.
Above all else
Trust, cohesion, strategically aligned and clarity
Passion, energy, commitment, results-driven, innovative and continually improving
Accountable and responsible
Efficient and disciplined
Selfless Service & Duty
Service-oriented to the company, mission, employees and customers
Safety & Quality
We believe a culture of safety is a culture of success. Erickson is committed to providing an International Civil Aviation Operations (ICAO) framed Safety Management System (SMS) to ensure the safety of our fleets, products, customers, and personnel — while maintaining strict adherence to its ISO9001:2015 Quality Management System (QMS) and AS9100D Quality Management System (QMS).
Maintain an accident-free, loss-free environment for passengers and employees
Our Senior Leadership Team must monitor key safety performance indicators
All employees are responsible for compliance with government safety regulations
Evaluate and implement practical process controls to ensure a safe workplace
Enable all employees to identify and report unsafe conditions at ericksonsafety.com
Never discipline employees for the sole reason of reporting unsafe conditions
Director of Safety is responsible for quality control, and CEO is the
Accountable Executive for safety matters
All employees are responsible for maintaining high quality of aviation operations and workplaces
Our Senior Leadership Team ensures that necessary resources are free for monitoring for compliance
External evaluations are opportunities for improvement
Maintain the Quality Management System to allow process and product improvements
Leadership at all levels develops and maintains a highly-skilled workforce
Management improves employee knowledge of environmental, health and safety requirements
Committed to providing best-in-class, competitively priced, and on-time products and services to our customers
Awards & Accolades
Department of Defense Commercial Airlift Review Board (CARB)
Oregon OSHA SHARP (Safety and Health Achievement Program) Employers
HAI Safety Award
ISO 9001:2015, AS9100D Quality Management System, AS9100C
Type Certificate of the S-64 AIR CRANE® Helicopter
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve
Type Certificate of the Bell 214ST
Oregon Trade Award 2020
Erickson supports non-profit organizations that benefit the lives and families of individuals who serve our country. From firefighters to warfighters and every duty in between, we honor and respect their sacrifice. Learn more about the organizations we support that are helping the world become a better place.