Air Medical Group Holdings

  • Ferry Pilot

    Job Locations US-TX-Granbury
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/12/2018 12:05 PM)
    iCIMS Requisition ID
    2018-3689
    # of Openings
    1
    Job Families (Portal Searching)
    AEL Pilots
  • Overview

    Assists Maintenance personnel at Super Regional Maintenance Offices (SRMOs) to conduct preflights, run-ups, Operational Check Flights (OCFs), and fly aircraft as necessary (14CFR91 flights only; 14CFR135 flights are strictly prohibited). Ensures that all aircraft have met the highest standards regarding Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs) and compliance prior to being released to the field. Ferries aircraft, as necessary, between SRMOs and Bases, and other locations, and strives to minimize Base out-of-service time.

    Responsibilities

    Aircraft operation

    • Operates the aircraft in a safe and efficient manner, in compliance with the Aircraft Flight Manual, Federal Aviation Regulations, the Air Evac Operations Manual, and any state or municipal regulation; thus ensuring safe, efficient mission completion
    • Conducts Preflights, Run-Ups and Operational Check Flights (OCFs) and reports any findings to the respective Maintenance personnel
    • Works with Maintenance personnel to resolve all mechanical issues and concerns.
    • Monitors forecast changes and current weather situations
    • Follows all company policies and procedures
    • Other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    Education:

    • High school diploma or equivalent

    Skills:

    • Commercial rotorcraft helicopter certificate
    • Class I or II Medical Certificate
    • Helicopter instrument rating

    Experience:

    • 1500 hours total flight time
    • 1200 hours helicopter time
    • 1000 hours pilot in command preferred
    • 500 hours turbine preferred
    • 50 hours night unaided and/or NVG preferred

     

    WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

    • 230 pound weight limit with flight suit and boots
    • Able to sit for long periods of time
    • Frequently lift and/or move up to 70 pounds
    • Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
    • Required to work in outside weather conditions
    • Required to work frequently near moving mechanical parts
    • Frequently exposed to vibrations/turbulence and exposed to loud noise levels requiring headphones while in-flight
    • Read and carry out complicated instructions
    • Work well while under pressure

    Air Evac is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status or other non-merit factors.

    Time Type (Portal Searching)

    Regular Full-Time

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