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The majority of the positions listed below have been received directly from the employer however each Friday the Federation also lists pilot related employment positions advertised in 'The Australian' newspaper.
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Flightdeck Consulting

24 October 2014



We invite applications from highly motivated and dedicated professionals to join our team. Training experience on Beechcraft 1900 or similar type will be well regarded.

The job may require some overnights and weekend work. Positions are permanent and full time, coupled with above award salary packages.


  • ATPL
  • 2500 Hrs. Total
  • 500 Hrs. Multi-Engine Command
  • 50 Hrs. on type B1900
  • 500 Hrs. Planned IFR
  • 100 Hrs. Night
  • 3 IFR Renewals
  • Class 1 Medical

Please forward Cover Letter and CV to:

Closing Date for Applications: 7th of November 2014

Interviews will be held in Melbourne. 

Helifix Operations Limited

FW Captain: C-208B

Direct Entry

  • Total time -1500 hours minimum
  • Command time -1000 hrs minimum
  • PNG time -500 hrs minimum
  • PNG Commercial Pilot License (A) or (complete CASA PNG airlaw within 3 months)
  • PNG Command Instrument Rating or (complete CASA PNG airlaw within 3 months)
  • Class One Medical Certificate
  • Safety Management System (SMS) Certificate

2. Upgrade

All internal upgrades will be subject to the following conditions;

  • Achieved a minimum of 1 year of unbroken service to Helifix
  • >1500 hrs total time
  • Achieve a minimum of 10 flights to all ports served by HOL
  • CPL
  • Class One medical

FW Captain: C-208B

Send resume to
Attn: Capt Paul Kuipa & Capt Robert Kawi Ph: +67 5 323 3968

Applications close: 31/10/2014

Chief Pilot Helicopter Resources Pty. Ltd.

Helicopter Resources Pty. Ltd. is a long established mid-sized Australian helicopter charter operator based in Hobart and specialising in field work - especially long-line sling load work.

Applications are invited to fill the challenging position of Chief Pilot, responsible to CASA and management for the regulatory requirements to ensure the safety of operations, as well as flight check and training, administrative duties and line flying. Two outstanding occupants of the position have held this tenure for over 15 years each, and both received deccorations from the Queen's representative for their services to the nation. We are looking for a similar long term dedication to this important and exciting career position. The position is based in Tasmania.

Occassionally, field tours to remote areas will be required, and also as aircrew leader on lengthy tours in support of various clients in Antartica, including Australia and several other nations.

Essential criteria for the role:

  • An Australian ATPL(H)
  • Previous experience as a Chief Pilot
  • Previous Check and Training experience (H) and ability to hold CASA approval as 'Head of Training and Checking'
  • Total helicopter time in command, 5000 hours, including extensive experience in, and mastery of, challenging field operations, including long-line underslung load work
  • Proven team leadership ability
  • Sound knowledge of Human Factors, Crew Resources Management, Fatigue Risk Management, Safety Management Systems etcetera
  • Experience with BARS audit requirement
  • Highly developed technical writing skills

Salary will be communsurate with appropriate qualifications and experience.

Qualified applicants are requested to respond by e-mail with a current CV and 2 referees to:

The Managing Director
Helicopter Resources Pty. Ltd.

By 14 Nov 2014

23 October 2014

EMB120 Brasilia Direct Entry CAPTAINS

We operate 7 days per week and are inviting applications for these Adelaide based positions.  

We are seeking applications from suitably EMB120 endorsed crew for direct entry Captains  

Please forward a covering letter and C.V to

21 October 2014

Golden Bay Air operates a Part 135 scheduled IFR/VFR air service between Takaka, Wellington and Karamea, plus charter and scenic flights from Takaka Aerodrome in Golden Bay, New Zealand. We seek an enthusiastic person for the following position:


This is a permanent, full time position based in Takaka starting early December 2014.

Key tasks include

  • Flying single pilot IFR and VFR scheduled, scenic and charter operations
  • Driving our passenger van
  • Ground operations, including reception, customer service and aircraft and vehicle cleaning and management

Once you have demonstrated the competence necessary, in addition to your flying and ground duties, your role may include

  • A CAA approved senior person role in the company
  • Training and supervising line pilots
  • On-going development and improvement of operations

Qualifications essential:

  • Current New Zealand CPL and Class 1 Medical
  • Current MEIR with at least 40 hours actual or simulated IFR
  • A minimum of 750 hours total time
  • Air Transport flight experience
  • New Zealand driver’s licence with P endorsement (may be obtained after employment start date)


  • Desirable aircraft ratings: P28A, P32R, PA34
  • Mountain flying experience or training
  • Demonstrated leadership and customer service

We are looking for a self-starter with the right level of self-awareness, judgement and dedication, who has the skills and personal qualities required to move into a senior person position within the company once trained.

With a sunny climate, two national parks, beaches and a vibrant and active community, Golden Bay is a fantastic place to live and work.

Remuneration is based on experience and qualifications. A position description is available from Questions about the role and applications should be sent to the same email and should include a CV and cover letter.

Applications close: 30 October 2014

20 October 2014


The Westpac Air Ambulance, operated by the Philips Search & Rescue Trust conducts Inter-hospital, Emergency and Search/Rescue operations, utilising both Fixed-Wing and Helicopter aircraft based throughout the Central North Island of New Zealand.

We currently operate a Piper Chieftain and a Mitsubishi MU2 from Hamilton Airport and invite applications from hardworking, professional, safety conscious pilots who are prepared to go the extra mile and wish to make a meaningful contribution. If this sounds like you, we encourage you to apply.


  • New Zealand CPL
  • 4000 hours Total Time
  • 3000 hours Multi Engine
  • 1000 hours Multi Turbine PIC
  • 500   hours Night Experience
  • 1000 hours Instrument Flight Experience
  • Multi Engine Command Instrument Rating
  • Must be a New Zealand Citizen or hold a permanent New Zealand work visa
  • Previous experience in the EMS industry preferred

Applications are invited from only suitably qualified applicants.  If you meet these requirements please forward a covering letter and CV to


Pilot Vacancy

Great Barrier Airlines – PA31-310/350 (Whangarei Base)

Expressions of interest are sought for a line pilot position with the following requirements:


  • 1200 hrs total time
  • 100+ hrs PA31 time
  • NZ MEIR (Single pilot)
  • 500 hrs x/c
  • 75hrs IF experience (Actual)


  • Customer service background
  • BN2 & P68 endorsements
  • Garmin GPS experience (G650)

Duties primarily flying contract charters, some scheduled flying during peak times. Those interested and meet the minimum qualifications above should forward their CV with a brief covering letter to

Previous applicants whom meet above requirements are also encouraged to resubmit their CV.

Terms and conditions will be discussed on receipt of CV.  Immediate start.

Closing date 31 OCT 2015




The Tasmanian Aero Club has a position available for a Chief Pilot/Chief Flying Instructor based at Launceston Airport, starting ASAP.  The position could be either full or part time.  Above all, management skills would be highly desirable along with the ability to juggle charter flights, flying lessons and staff rosters to suit varying customer requirements.

The Tasmanian Aero Club is a VFR charter and flying school business operating 3 x 172’s, 2 x J160 Jabiru aircraft and a PN68. RAA ops are conducted in CTA under an exemption issued by CASA.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Grade 1 Instructor rating
  • RAA experience or 20 hours in aircraft less than 600kG MTOW
  • Twin Engine endorsement

The existing CP would be willing to assist in training to pass CASA interview if required.

Payment by negotiation, please note: The Tasmanian Aero Club are initially unable to pay much above the minimum award. You, as a go-getter and organizer may be more interested in a percentage income or building the business to increase salary. 

Initial applications should be addressed to the Committee, Tasmanian Aero Club via email:

17 October 2014

Wilpena Pound Resort

Chief PIlot

Wilpena Pound Resort is based in the Flinders Ranges National Park in South Australia. We are looking for a qualified Chief Pilot who will operate and maintain an efficient and safe flying operation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Fulfil the chief pilot responsibilities as set out in Appendix 1 of CAO 82.0
  • Assist with the management of Resort assets
  • Direct and ensure pilots use non-flying time efficiently, to the benefit of the Resort
  • Roster Pilots according to demand and within legal guidelines

To apply, please forward a cover letter introducing yourself, a current resume with 2 professional references, copy of your licence and medical in PDF to

Please call 0418 670 411 for further information.

15 October 2014

Pearl Aviation Australia Pty Ltd

Pearl Aviation Australia is a Darwin based air operator providing air charter services in strategic locations around Australia. Pearl Aviation Australia is a wholly owned business of the Paspaley Pearls Group and operates a fleet of King Air and Metro 23 aircraft.

Due to increased contractual commitments we are seeking further applications from suitably qualified and experienced professionals for -

King Air First Officer

All applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • 50 hours B200 King Air Experience
  • 100 Hours Turbine
  • 100 Hours Multi Engine Command
  • 500 Hours Command Experience
  • 250 Hours Total Multi Engine
  • 1000 Hours Total Aeronautical Experience
  • Commercial Pilot Licence
  • Command Multi Engine Instrument Rating
  • Command Endorsement On King Air
  • Fluent in written and oral English language
  • Accuracy in numeric skills
  • Computer literate
  • Strong work and safety ethic
  • Flexible and responsive to changing customer or company requirements

Applicants must comply with the provisions for drug and alcohol testing in accordance with the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998 Part 99 and be capable of obtaining an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC).

Only candidates who are eligible to work in Australia will be considered.

A salary package commensurate with the responsibilities of the position will be offered.

To apply, download and complete the application form from our website Send your completed application with attached resume and cover letter to the Chief Pilot, Pearl Aviation Australia c/-

10 October 2014

Airways Aviation is a leading international provider of aeroplane and helicopter flight training, with bases in Australia, Europe and the UK.

We are currently looking for an experienced aeroplane flight instructor to be based at Gold Coast Airport with an immediate start. Preference will be given to candidates who are acceptable to CASA as the CFI of a Multi-Engine IFR aeroplane school, and/or who also have EASA instructor qualifications.

Applicants must have a track record of delivering high quality flight instruction. Previous experience in a similar role, experience with EASA training programmes at a senior level, ATPL(A), ATO privileges, and a Certificate IV TAE would all be advantageous.

We offer a competitive salary package, and a supportive working environment in one of Australia's most liveable locations.

To apply for this job you must currently have the right to live and work as a pilot in Australia. Previous applicants who meet these requirements are invited to re-apply for this new role.

For more information, or to apply for this role, please contact the Chief Pilot via email at

09 October 2014

Experience something extraordinary and make the move to Perth, Australia.

  • Perth-Based
  • Minimal nights away from home
  • Lifestyle opportunity

Perth is a vibrant, energetic city balanced by a relaxed outdoor lifestyle and your gateway to adventure.  Nestled between the Swan River and one of the world’s largest inner city parks, Perth is flourishing with new bars, restaurants, shopping and cultural spaces and is an incredible place to live for singles, couples and families alike.

For more than 25 years, Cobham has supported defence, government and commercial customers by delivering specialised aviation services under long-term performance-based contracts. Our modern offices are located at Perth Airport and we pride ourselves on a fantastic team culture.   Cobham’s Regional Services business unit in Australia specialises in air freight, fly-in/fly-out for the resource sector and charter flights.

Cobham is looking for an Aircraft Captain, experienced on the BAe146/AvroRJ aircraft and preferably current on type within the last three months, to join our team. You will hold a current ICAO licence and have a minimum of 5,000 hours as a Jet Pilot-in-Command and 2,000 hours Pilot-in-Command on type.  Experience with remote area and/or unpaved runways would be highly regarded.

Remuneration and associated relocation assistance as determined by the contract period offered, will be discussed with those candidates shortlisted. 

Enquiries in the first instance should be made to Chelly Morgan at  A full Position Description is also available on request.

08 October 2014

Due to company expansion applications are now open for a Perth based pilot/technician position with Tex Onsite Pty Ltd commencing immediately.  

The successful applicant will be trained as a high voltage electrical tester and Instrument calibration technician, and will be required to perform these duties throughout Australia. Technical training will be provided by Tex Onsite prior to deployment.  Please note that this job is primarily a trade based position and candidates will be required to demonstrate a history of trade and/or engineering experience. 

The position is full time and offer well above GA award wages & conditions.

Successful candidates will be required to hold the following prior to commencement of duties with the company:

  • CPL
  • Minimum 750 hours total time
  • Beech Baron 58 & Aero Commander 500 Endorsements
  • Dangerous Goods Certificate
  • ASIC
  • Trade qualifications desirable  

Position involves extended periods working away from home location at remote sites. Travel, Accommodation and all expenses will be met by the company. 

Please no phone calls. We only accept expressions of interest via email at this stage  

Applicants shall send a detailed resume & cover letter to Jeremy Hurley at

07 October 2014

Melbourne based corporate operator requires a CL604 captain.
The company conducts international and domestic flight operations.

Minimum requirements:

  • Australian ATPL
  • 7,000 hrs total
  • 2,000 hrs multi-crew jet
  • 800 hrs multi-crew jet command
  • Current Australian passport

Desirable qualifications:

  • US ATP
  • CL604 experience


Closing date: 10th November 2014

02 October 2014

AVTC has clients on both sides of the border in Papua. PNG and Papua Indonesia looking for pilots.

Please ensure that if you don’t meet the strict requirements below then do not apply, those applying that do not meet the requirements will be permanently blocked from applying in the future.

Captain PC6

  • Type Rated
  • 500+ Hours on type
  • 500+ Hours mountain experience
  • 1500+ hours total time

Captains DHC-6

  • Type Rated
  • 500+ PIC on type
  • 500+ hours Mountain Experience
  • 2000+ hours total time

Preference will be given to those with Papua experience

PLEASE NOTE: We do NOT need copilots at all.

Please send your detailed aviation CV to and include your hours broken down by type and the mountain airstrips you have landed at as PIC as well as 3 relevant aviation references..

Due to the large volume of applicants, only those that are short listed will be contacted.

Airspeed Aviation operates a mixed fleet of aircraft including Baron, Cessna Titan, Cessna 421 and Conquest on both single-pilot and two-crew operations. We are seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified and motivated pilots to join the team based in the Hunter Valley in NSW.

We currently expect two permanent full-time positions to become available starting November 2014 operating the Cessna Titan and Cessna Conquest.

Suitable applicants will have:

  • a background in hospitality
  • 50+ hours experience on Cessna 400-series twins or Piper Chieftain;
  • a minimum of 2500 hours pilot-in-command;
  • a current instrument rating with GPS/RNAV.

Turbine experience, two-crew experience and instructor ratings an advantage.

Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents with a current and valid Australian Commercial Pilot Licence or higher.

All applicants must nominate their current & previous Chief Pilot(s) as a referee. Send applications in .pdf or .doc format to

30 September 2014


Flight Academy Australia is seeking to fill a position of casual Grade 2 flying instructor at Barwon Heads Airport. The position entails all training to CPL standard and the conduct of scenic flights along the surf coast encompassing the Great Ocean Road.

Desirable experience and attributes

  • Grade II Instructor rating
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Minimum 400 hours instructional experience
  • Approachable and pleasant to students and tourists
  • Professional attitude
  • Attention to detail as you will be working on your own initially but reporting directly to the CFI/CP
  • Dangerous goods certificate

Applications to be submitted by email to:  

29 September 2014

Head of Operations (CFI/CP)

Moorabbin Flight Training Academy (MFTA) is a leading flight training provider specializing in training airline cadets.  We are currently seeking a qualified, safety conscious and professional person to fill the role of Head of Operations.  Our fleet consists of over 35 aircraft including six Piper Seminoles and three C90 King Airs. As we will be transitioning to a Part 142 approved academy a thorough knowledge of the new CASR legislation will be required.  The position is based at Mangalore Airport, Victoria, one hour north of Melbourne.

Essential Criteria:

  • At least 12 months experience and 200 hours instructing as a Grade 1 flight instructor
  • META
  • Current MECIR
  • 250 hours instrument training experience
  • 250 hours in commercial operations other than flight training
  • Ability to be assessed by CASA as suitable for the role

Desirable Criteria:

  • BE-90 King Air experience
  • PA44 experience
  • ATO
  • Airline academy CFI experience
  • 200 hours multi-crew experience

An attractive salary is on offer and will be dependent on experience.

If interested please send a cover letter, copies of your qualifications and resume to

King Air Instructor

Moorabbin Flight Training Academy (MFTA) is a leading flight training provider specializing in training airline cadets.  We are currently seeking a qualified, safety conscious and professional person to fill the role of a King Air Instructor.  Our fleet consists of over 35 aircraft including six Piper Seminoles and three C90 King Airs. The position is based at Mangalore Airport, Victoria, one hour north of Melbourne.

Essential Criteria:

  • Grade 1 flight instructor
  • META
  • Current MECIR
  • BE-90 Endorsed and 10 hours PIC on type
  • 200 hours multi-crew experience

Desirable Criteria:

  • ATO

An attractive salary is on offer and will be dependent on experience.

If interested please send a cover letter, copies of your qualifications and resume to

22 September 2014

Chief Pilot  

OZ Scenic flights is currently looking for a suitably qualified person to take a position of Chief Pilot. We are soon commencing Day VFR single engine charter operations out of Moorabbin. We will be operating a fleet of brand new Cessna 172's with glass cockpit (Garmin-1000).

Minimum Requirements

  • 1500 hours total time
  • Minimum 24 months commercial experience
  • Minimum 6 months experience in Class D airspace
  • Current Class 1 Medical  

Preference will be given to applicants with previous experience as a chief pilot, however all suitably qualified applicants will be considered. The successful applicant will be required to be assessed and approved by CASA as well as undertake a working with children check.  

If you are interested, please forward your resume to:

19 September 2014

Fast Track Pilot Training

Chief Pilot/Chief Flying Instructor  

Fast Track Pilot Training is looking for a full-time Chief Pilot/Chief Flying Instructor (CP/CFI) for an immediate start, based in Perth.  
As CP/CFI you will be responsible for the management, development and oversight of a team of professional instructors delivering first class pilot training.  

You are highly motivated, have excellent organizational skills; are hands-on, flexible and adaptable to change.  

You may have been previously approved by CASA as Chief Pilot/CFI for another flight school.

Applications from candidates with CP/CFI (visual) qualifications will be considered.

Also, Grade 1 ME-CIR Instructors with the required CASA CAO qualifications for CP/CFI will be considered.  

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.  

Email your CV with the names of two referees to or call 0411 41 43 41 to discuss.

17 September 2014

Skydive Pilot required for skydiving company in the South Island of New Zealand

Our requirements are:

  • 300hr PIC
  • 50hr Tail Wheel

Please don't not apply if you don't have this requirements

Please email CV to
+64 0274 644 082 

Flight Safety Investigator

  • Committed to being the value airline of choice
  • Exciting time to join – growth and opportunity
  • A320 experience essential

As one of the fastest growing major domestic airlines, it’s an exciting time to join the Tigerair team. If you're interested in a fast paced and highly rewarding role in the aviation industry, you could soon be on your way to helping shape one of Australia's most exciting success stories.

This is a rare opportunity to lead and conduct flight safety investigations, to identify and implement safety lessons and continuous improvement across the organisation.  As a key member of the Safety team this role will respond to and assess safety occurrences and hazards, undertake risk assessments and manage the Flight Data Monitoring Programme.  You will represent the business on review boards and committees as well as acting as a key ambassador for safety and safety training. 

We are seeking applicants who have an Airbus background, strong root cause analysis knowledge and a strong track record in safety investigation.  An Aviation related tertiary qualification and excellent Human Factors knowledge is essential.  

Send your application to:

Quote Ref: 2009555 in the Subject line

For further details you can visit the careers section on our website:  

15 September 2014

Position: Chief Flying Instructor / Chief Pilot

The Australian Air League is a nation wide volunteering organisation which aims to encourage Australian youths to pursue their interest in aviation by giving them a place to start flying. We are currently looking for a suitably qualified person to take over the position of Chief Pilot and/or Chief Flying Instructor. Our dedicated team of volunteer instructors and support staff provide training up to PPL and NVFR as well as Day VFR single engine charter. We generally operate on weekends, instructor availability permitting and run flying camps over school holidays up to two times a year. We currently own two Piper Warriors and one Cessna 152.

Minimum Requirements

Chief Pilot

  • 500 hours total time.
  • Minimum 9 months commercial experience. 
  • Does not hold the title of Chief Pilot for another organisation.
  • Current Class 1 Medical

Chief Flying Instructor

  • Grade 1 Flight Instructor Rating (Fixed-wing) with at least 1 year experience as a Grade 1.
  • NVFR rating
  • Current Class 1 Medical

Preference will be given to applicants with previous experience in either position however all suitably qualified applicants will be considered. The successful applicant(s) will be required to be assess and approved by CASA as well as undertake a working with children check. The current CFI/CP happy to assist the new applicant during the transition and where he can in the future.

This is a volunteer position. The Air League provides a great service to youths and the industry.  You will find its a truly rewarding role and great experience.

If you are interested, please forward your resume to:   

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