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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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9 June 2015

Moruya Aeroclub Aviation – Moruya, NSW

Flight Instructor, Initial Grade 3 or higher

A small vibrant flying school and scenic flight & charter business, located on the beautiful NSW south coast is looking for a motivated instructor and charter pilot. Moruya Aeroclub Aviation operates Cessna training and touring aircraft and Foxbat recreational aircraft, providing training from ab-initio to PPL and Commercial and night VFR.

Two hours drive from Canberra and four hours south of Sydney, Moruya is located at the head of the Moruya River and is just 20 minutes south of Batemans Bay on the Princes Highway.

We are looking for a permanent part-time motivated instructor with significant previous flying experience. The right person will be someone who enjoys the coastal lifestyle and will help to grow the business. There will be opportunities to extend qualifications and grow in the industry.

Minimum requirements:

  • Grade 3 Flight Instructor Rating
  • RAAus Instructor rating
  • CASA Class 1 medical certificate
  • Computer literacy, including Word & Excel
  • 400PIC hours flying privately or commercially
  • Australian citizenship or permanent resident of Australia
  • Dangerous goods certificate
  • ASIC
  • Good people skills and a professional attitude
  • Ability to work unsupervised


  • Training/teaching experience in other areas other than flying
  • Previous charter, cargo, survey, low-level or aerobatic experience
  • Previous management/supervision experience
  • Sales & marketing and customer service experience

The position will be permanent following a casual trial period of 4-months.

A weekly retainer will be supplemented by flying and ground theory pay. Work will include Flying and ground instruction, Charter flights, cleaning and detailing, Pilot-
maintenance, and administration duties.

For further information on employment details or to submit a resume demonstrating the above criteria, please contact via email 

Closing date: 30th June 2015

Position: Grade 2 or above Flight Instructor (Melbourne/Sydney)

We are currently looking for a flight instructor to join our team at Melbourne or Sydney with at least a Grade 2 or higher flight instructor rating and have the following qualifications and skills. As a small team, each team member is as unique and independent as the other in the manner they add value to the company.

Minimum Required qualifications:

  • Australian CPL (A) or Higher,
  • Current Grade 2 Instructor rating, MECIR or NVFR Rating, ASIC and Class 1 Medical,
  • Minimum 1500hrs,
  • Thorough knowledge on Part 61 and MOS 61, Part 141/142,
  • Certificate 4 in TAA,
  • Excellent people skills, Team leader skills and Personal discipline.

Desired qualifications:

  • Grade 1 Instructor rating,
  • RA-Aus. Instructor rating or at least 25hrs PIC in a light sport variant either in GA or RA registered aircraft,
  • Charter experience,
  • Multi Engine Training Approval,
  • Dangerous Goods certificate,

If you currently do not hold a Certificate 4 in TAA, you should be willing to get one.
We will only accept applications from people currently residing in Australia. Please send your cover letter and a copy of current resume to: with “Instructor Position” in the subject line.

Note: Successful candidate must be able to provide at least two references.


We invite applications from highly motivated and dedicated professionals to join our team. Positions are permanent and full time, coupled with above award salary packages and conditions. Immediate start available!



  • ATPL / 2500 Hrs. Total
  • 500 Hrs. Multi-Engine Command
  • B1900 Type endorsement
  • 500 Hrs. Planned IFR
  • 100 Hrs. Night
  • 3 IFR Renewals
  • Class 1 Medical


  • CPL / 1500 Hrs. Total
  • B1900 Type endorsement
  • Class 1 Medical

Please forward Cover Letter and CV to:

Closing Date for Applications: 12th June 2015 Interviews will be held in Melbourne.


Air2there has a vacancy for a full time BE20 pilot for Air ambulance and charter operations.
Minimum Qualifications:

  • CPL (A)
  • 2000 hours total time PIC
  • 200 hours Multi-engine PIC
  • 100 hours on BE20 or similar type
  • 100 hours Night
  • 100 Instrument Conditions

Desirable Qualifications:

  • BE20, F406 or PA31 Type ratings and time on type
  • Air Ambulance operations

Please note we will not be considering or responding to applicants who do not meet the experience criteria outlined above or who do not currently hold the right to work in New Zealand.

Please apply via email only in confidence to;
Chief Pilot Ltd

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa
Applications close June 30th 2015.

5 June 2015

CFI/Grade I Flying Instructor

Bunbury, Western Australia

Full Time Position

The Bunbury Aero Club is seeking to fill the position of VFR Chief Flying Instructor or Grade I Flying Instructor.

The position will be managing the day to day operations of the flight training school, reporting to the Club President, Chief Pilot, Committee and CASA, as well as conducting flight training up to MECIR and Charter work.

Minimum qualifications are:

  • Grade I Instructor Rating
  • Multi-Engine Command Instrument Rating
  • Night VFR.

Additional desirable qualifications include:

  • Cessna 402/Baron experience
  • RA Aus licence/Instructor rating

This position is full time and will be suited to a self motivated individual who is willing to relocate to Bunbury and dedicate themselves to our club. Applicants must be willing to work weekends on a roster that conforms with relevant flight & duty time regulations. Conditions will be in accordance with the General Aviation Pilots Award.

Working in a small team, you will thrive in a club environment, where our aim is to create, promote and foster an interest in aviation.

This position will commence as soon as possible.

We reserve the right to commence interviews with suitable candidates before the closing date for applications.

Applications are to be submitted via email only.

Closing Date: Friday 20th June 2015

Contact Kelly Foster

3 June 2015

Line Pilot needed for a busy charter/tour company in Vanuatu.

We offer daily tours to an active volcano, on-demand charter to outer islands and scenic flights from our base in Port Vila.

Must haves:

  • Australian/New Zealand CPL (A)
  • Class 1 Medical
  • 750hrs TT
  • Command MEIR
  • Cessna 200 series time
  • Cross Country Experience
  • Proactive Attitude
  • Mature approach
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to work unsupervised

Preference given to applicants with any of the following:

  • C206/207 time
  • "Wet Season" experience
  • Strip/Mountain flying
  • BN2A Islander Endorsement
  • Experience in a tourism related industry

Please don't offer to work for free, pay for a type rating or sweep the hangar floor in order to work here. We need someone who learns quick and can go to work straight away.

Please send an email your cover letter and Resume to with the subject line "Expression of interest - Line Pilot"

Deputy Head of Operations (Deputy CP/CFI)

Due to recent growth the Academy currently requires the full time employment of a Deputy Head of Operations.  
This role requires the candidate to undergo a CASA assessment for the position of Head of Operations and Chief Pilot.   

Required qualifications:

  • At least 12 months experience and 200 hours instructing as a Grade One flight instructor
  • 250 hours in commercial operations other than flying training
  • 250 hours instrument training experience
  • Current IR with MEA, IAP3D and IAP2D
  • Current Flight Instructor Rating with G1, CLR MEA, IR A and FIR A training endorsements
  • Current ASIC and Class 1 Medical
  • Good people skills, Team leader skills.

Desired Qualifications:

  • ATO delegation or Flight Examiner Rating
  • RA-Aus Senior instructor rating
  • Aerobatics and Formation experience
  • Previous Chief Pilot/Chief Flying Instructor Experience

Please send your cover letter and CV with subject heading “Deputy HOO” to:

28 May 2015


We invite applications from highly motivated and dedicated professionals to join our team. Positions are permanent and full time, coupled with above award salary packages and conditions. Immediate start available!



  • ATPL / 2500 Hrs. Total
  • 500 Hrs. Multi-Engine Command
  • B1900 Type endorsement
  • 500 Hrs. Planned IFR
  • 100 Hrs. Night
  • 3 IFR Renewals
  • Class 1 Medical


  • CPL / 1500 Hrs. Total
  • B1900 Type endorsement
  • Class 1 Medical

Please forward Cover Letter and CV to:

Closing Date for Applications: 7th June 2015 Interviews will be held in Melbourne.

25 May 2015

Hevilift are seeking expressions of interest from qualified Mi8 MTV Longline pilots, first officers, flight engineers, for touring positions in Papua New Guinea.

Captains must have previous Mil 8 experience, 60 meter longline (vertical reference)

Ideal candidates should have good communication skills (level 6 English), be able to pass English Aviation exams, reside in Asia Pacific region, have the ability to work as a team in a multi-crew cockpit, ability to exercise and operate to high degree of professionalism and safety culture.

Mountain Time and previous PNG experience an advantage.
Competitive Salary. 28/28 day rotation.

Please submit applications to

22 May 2015

Chief Pilot

Advance Aviation Group Pty Ltd ( AAG) , a Transwonderland Limited Company is a long well established and respected International charter company. AAG conducts medivac and FIFO charter and freight operations. AAG operates a fleet of turbine and piston aircraft, our operations include executive transfers for well established Australian companies and government agencies, as well as daily freight operations. Company expansion will be discussed at the interview.

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably qualified, experienced and motivated Chief Pilot to join the AAG team.
Based in Emerald and reporting to the General Manager, the Chief Pilot is responsible for all pilot operations and for maintaining the safety and compliance of all flight operations. Other responsibilities include ensuring the organisations check and training program is conducted in accordance with CASA approvals, reviewing all processes and policies, maintaining effective working relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, managing pilot administration and overseeing rostering.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Demonstrated excellent leadership, negotiation and people management skills.
  • Extensive aviation knowledge.
  • Australian Airline Transport Pilot Licence.
  • Current Command Instrument Rating with eight renewals.
  • 5,000 hours as Pilot-in-Command.
  • 3,000 hours as Pilot-in-Command of a multi-engine aircraft.
  • 1,000 hours in turbine powered aircraft.
  • 400 hours Instrument Flight Time.
  • 200 hours night operations as Pilot-in-Command.
  • Type ratings on the Beechcraft B200 series aircraft with extensive experience.

An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Desirable Experience

  • Previous experience as a Chief Pilot or in a senior aviation leadership position
  • Check and Training approvals on multi-engine turbo-prop aircraft
  • Knowledge and / or experience in safety and quality systems and risk management
  • Sound knowledge of Human Factors, Crew Resource Management, Fatigue Risk Management Systems, Safety Management Systems and Flight Operations Quality Assurance Systems, approved trainer desirable.

The successful applicant can expect a generous package commensurate with experience.
Please address your application to the General Manager Advance Aviation,

Alec Mercer
General Manager
Advance Aviation Group Pty Ltd.


Hamilton Island Air has a vacancy for a full time experienced DHC-2 seaplane pilot for tourism and charter operations, the position is full time and live on Hamilton Island.
Minimum Qualifications:

  • CPL (A)
  • 500 hours total time PIC
  • 300 hours seaplane experience
  • 500 water landings
  • DHC-2 Endorsement
  • Amphibian experience is essential
  • Current DG
  • Current ASIC
  • Australian Citizen or resident
  • Pre-deployment DAMP test to be completed prior to employment

Desirable Qualifications: 

  • 10 hours PIC DHC-2
  • Open water experience

Preference will be given to applicants who have a Hospitality/tourism and or customer service background.

Accommodation on Hamilton Island is supplied by Hamilton Island Enterprises and as such is conditional and may not be suitable for all applicants.
Please send your brief resume summary to
Applications close COB June 30th 2015.

21 May 2015

Jandakot Flight Centre Pty Ltd

(JFC Darwin Pty Ltd)
Jandakot Flight Centre has a flight school and charter operations based at Jandakot WA and charter operations based in Darwin, NT with possible future Flight School Operations.
Chief Pilot – Fixed Wing (Darwin or Perth based) or possible Chief Pilot/Chief Flying Instructor – Fixed Wing (Perth based)

  • B200 Super King Air (Type Specialist available)
  • Pilatus PC-12/45 (Type Specialist available)
  • Cessna 402C
  • Cessna 208 Caravan – Floats (Type Specialist available)
  • Cessna 310
  • Baron B58
  • Piper Seminole PA-44
  • Piper Twin Comanche PA-30
  • Cessna 210
  • Mooney M20J
  • Cessna 172RG
  • Cessna 172R / C172P 

Preference given to applicants who have endorsements for the above aircraft and have had previous CASA Chief Pilot approvals and available for immediate start.
Please send CV to:
Darrel Cole (C.E.O)
Jandakot Flight Centre Pty Ltd
08 9417 2258

18 May 2015

Aero Serve Australasia is seeking expressions of interest for a Png based client flying for the following positions:

Chief Pilot Fixed Wing

Minimum experience required:

  • 5000hrs total time
  • 2000hrs IFR with 3 command renewals
  • 2000hrs C208B
  • 1000hrs flight instructor experience

Preference given to applicants who also have:

  • Previous chief pilot experience
  • Png licence and experience
  • Previous/current Png check and training approvals
  • Multi engine experience

Line Pilot

Minimum experience required:

  • 3000hrs total time
  • 500 IFR with 3 command renewals
  • 500hrs C208B

Preference given to applicants who also have:

  • Png licence and experience
  • Previous/current Png check and training approvals
  • Multi engine experience
  • Instructor/examiner experience

Applicants should be aware that this client is an established helicopter operator in Png and is expanding into fixed wing to support its helicopter operations using a Cessna caravan (C208B). The chief pilot fixed wing will be required to work closely with the company's general operations manager to implement fixed wing procedures and policies and will be required to pass casa PNG interviews to hold the position.

The client is looking for enthusiastic and team orientated people who are safety conscious and professional.
Salary and conditions will be negotiated depending on qualifications. The positions are intended to be full time PNG basing, though touring may be considered for the right persons.

Please send detailed cv, and cover letter to:
Marik-Ka Allgood

B737NG/B737EFIS/A320 Captains, we respect you!

Yunnan Lucky Air LLC (Lucky Air) is one of the subsidiaries of HNA Group headquartered in Kunming, the People’s Republic of China. Lucky Air is looking for dynamic individuals to fill the Captain positions. Successful Captains can look forward to a rewarding career with this booming airline, a competitive remuneration & benefits and flexible working patterns. We respect you. We care your family.

Qualifications Required:

  • PIC hours on B737NG/B737EFIS/A320: 800+
  • Total flight hours: 3000+
  • Last flight: Within last 12 calendar months
  • Current Class 1 Medical
  • ICAO English: Level 4 or above

Documents Required:

  • Application form
  • Passport
  • ATPL License
  • Class 1 medical certificate
  • Last 3 pages of logbook (both sides)
  • Latest proficiency check record or recurrent training record

Please contact George with your most recent resume for more details.

Mobile: 0423 462 616

Closing date: 15/08/2015

14 May 2015

CL604 Captain

Melbourne based corporate operator requires a full time CL604 captain for International operations.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Australian ATPL
  • 7000hrs total time
  • 2000 hrs multi crew jet
  • 1000 hrs multi crew jet command
  • International experience
  • Hold a current unrestricted Australian Passport

Desirable qualifications:

  • U.S. ATP
  • CL604 type rating
  • Corporate experience

Contact details:

13 May 2015

B737/B747/B757/767/777 Captains needed for Chinese airlines (upgrade to B787!)

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum PIC(on B737/B747/B757/767/777) hours: 1000
  • Minimum total PIC hours: 3000
  • At least three take offs and landings on B737/747/757/767/777 aircraft during the past 6 months
  • Current ATPL issued by ICAO member country
  • Current Type Rating
  • Current Class 1 Medical
  • Valid Passport
  • At least ICAO English Level 4

B747/757/767/777 direct entry B787 training, B737 will fly 1 year in China before upgrade to B787.

Contract Term: 4 years, renewable, 5 roster patterns(including 1 month on/1 month off), education allowance, loss of license and global health insurance will be provided, plus more!
Base: Beijing China, international routes
Please contact Lucy with your most recent resume for more details, thank you!
Note: Australian candidates will have interview in SYD or MEL.

Mobile: 0422 575 985

Closing date:31/08/2015

11 May 2015

B737-300 Captains: Brisbane based casual/permanent opportunities.

Nauru Airlines is the national carrier of the Republic of Nauru, operating passenger and freight services to and from the Central Pacific. Additionally, Nauru Airlines undertakes significant charter operations domestically, regionally and internationally on behalf of a number of well-known clients.

To facilitate future growth Nauru Airlines has a number of vacancies in Brisbane for suitably qualified B737-300 Captains. Positions exist for both casual and permanent employment.

To be considered you must have as a minimum:

  • Australian ATPL
  • 5000hours turbo-jet time
  • 3000hours PIC on Turbo jet aircraft above 20,000 kgs. Preference will be given for those with B737-3/4/5/7/800 experience
  • B737- 300 command endorsement or willingness to obtain same
  • Current MECIR
  • Class 1 Medical
  • Current passport
  • Ability to fly internationally
  • Right to work in Australia
  • ICAO level 6 English
  • Ability to pass drug and alcohol testing 

It is desirable that you have:

  • Remote area operational experience
  • Current ASIC, or ability to obtain one
  • Current DG Awareness certificate, or ability to obtain one
  • Ability to work well in a team environment, often in fairly isolated locations
  • Sound problem solving ability 

Terms and conditions are in accordance with the current Air Pilots Award.
If you possess these qualifications you are invited to submit a brief CV to:-
Att: Flight Operations Manager.
Only those who meet the criteria can expect a reply.

Please note that, currently, there are NO First Officer vacancies.

Position CFI / Chief Pilot

Tasmanian Aero Club Inc, Tasmania Air Charter

Contract position suit semi-retired 4 days per week

$50,000 plus negotiable

GA Flight Training and Charter
RAA Flight Training

C172.s J160sPN 68

Based Launceston

0407 434 933

7 May 2015


Skyline Aviation Ltd owns and operates a Nextant 400XT jet aircraft undertaking domestic and international air ambulance and charter operations in partnership with our subsidiary company the New Zealand Air Ambulance Service Ltd.

Due to the high demand for our international services we are now seeking registrations of interest from suitably qualified and experienced pilots who would like to be considered for a captaincy position.

Our mission profiles require our pilots to have a totally flexible approach to their role in order to meet the demands of our diverse client groups.

We require a willingness to be an integral part of our team of professionals who's approach is to do the utmost at all times to assist our patients and customers alike.

It is a pre requisite that applicants meet the following criteria;

  • Minimum 4000 FW PIC
  • 2000 hours IFR multi turbine/jet
  • 2000 hours jet PIC of similar or greater performance characteristics of the Nextant XT
  • Considerable international PIC experience
  • NZATPL and current instrument rating
  • Plus right to work in NZ

Please note we will not be considering or responding to applicants who do not meet the experience criteria outlined above or who do not currently hold the right to work in New Zealand.

Please apply via email only in confidence to;
Human Resources Manager
Skyline Aviation Ltd

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

5 May 2015

UPDATE 7/5/15.  Due to the advertised position for a Townsville based Pilot / Technician being filled internally, Tex Onsite now have an opening for a Perth based Pilot / Technician.

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
  • Competency in Beech Baron 58 & Aero Commander 500
  • 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

4 May 2015


Moorabbin Aviation Services at Moorabbin Airport, Victoria Australia is seeking expressions of interest for the Part time employment of a Grade 1 or 2 instructor. The successful candidate will be conducting Ab-Initio, PPL, CPL flight training through to Multi Engine Class Rating and Instrument Ratings.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Australian CPL
  • Current IR with MEA, IAP3D and IAP2D
  • Current Grade 1 or 2 Instructor rating with IFR and Multi Engine Training approval
  • Current ASIC and Class 1 Medical
  • A commitment to stay in the position for a minimum period of 12 months
  • Good people skills, and able to work on both weekdays and weekends is essential.

Please send your cover letter and CV with subject heading “Grade 1 or 2 Flight Instructor”  

29 April 2015

Taranaki Air Ambulance Trust operates an Air Ambulance service based at the New Plymouth Airport. We have a Cessna 421C and a Piper Navajo PA 31 aircraft.

We are looking for Pilots who are currently rated on the above aircraft or have sufficient experience on other twin engine aircraft on Part 135 operations.

Please reply with your CV to

28 April 2015

Garden City Helicopters have just celebrated their 30th year of operations and are pleased to announce the acquisition of the prime Wellington helicopter base on Queens Wharf.  

We have rebranded Wellington Helicopters and are looking to hire suitably qualified pilots to fill key operational roles.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of building a well-resourced and vibrant helicopter operation in the heart of Wellington City.

If you would like to be a part of this unique opportunity please consider the following minimum experience and qualifications required;

Base Manager / Senior Pilot

  • 5 years managerial experience and/or business development
  • 3,000 hrs Pilot in Command (H)
  • BK117, AS350, and R44 rating  
  • 200 hours longline
  • Night Rating
  • B Category flight instructor (desirable)

Line Pilot

  • 1,500 hrs Pilot in Command (H)
  • R44 rating
  • Turbine rating with flight experience (desirable)
  • Night Rating
  • B Category Flight Instructor (desirable)

Please forward applications to:  

Pearson Aviation

Pinstripe Solutions


Aviation Theory Virtual Classroom

Royal Victorian Aero Club


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