Line Pilot - Broken Hill

Date published

07 Nov 2023


NSW Other

Job ID


Line Pilot - Broken Hill

Every day is different and brings new challenges and highlights. What are you waiting for, jump on board, this could be the flight of your life!


  • Transport / Logistics / Drivers
  • Aviation
  • Permanent / Full Time

Key points

  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Generous leave entitlement
  • Love life in the outback working for an iconic organisation


The RFDS is Australia’s biggest waiting room. Using the latest in aviation, medical and communications technology, we deliver telehealth and a 24-hour emergency retrieval service to rural and remote Australia.
Every day is different and brings new challenges and highlights. What are you waiting for, jump on board, this could be the flight of your life!
The Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia (South Eastern Section) (RFDSSE) service is expanding and we are seeking applications for the position of Line Pilot to join our team in Broken Hill.

Love where you live

If you haven’t lived here before, Broken Hill is a place full of heart with a strong community of renowned artists, a vibrant culture, and world-class film credentials. An outback community with a history of courageous, resilient and diverse people who are proud of their origins and ready to welcome you with open arms.


  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Salary Packaging (potentially increasing your take home pay by 5-10%)
  • Generous leave entitlement
  • Work life balance
  • Discounted gym membership
Essential requirements:
  • Australian CPL with ATPL subjects
  • Multi engine command instrument rating
  • Class 1 Medical
  • Total time – 2500 Hours
  • Total time in command – 2000 Hours
  • Total time – multi engine – 500 Hours
  • Night experience – 200 Hours
  • Instrument time – 100 Hours
  • Australian citizenship, residency or an approved work visa
  • Evidence of full COVID-19 vaccination
 Desirable requirements:
  • Remote area flying experience
  • Preferred 4 instrument proficiency
  • Turbine experience is preferred but not required
  • Past experience in working shifts over a 24 hour period 
To apply: Apply online at our website, please include your Cover Letter and CV.

As a part of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations the role requires pre-employment drug and alcohol testing. Candidates are required to hold an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC), a current Driver’s Licence and must undergo working with children and police checks. Some of our contracts require evidence of immunity or vaccination against certain diseases.
Our Values of Reliability, Care, Trust and Safety shape the way we work as individuals, as team members and with the communities we serve.

The RFDS (South Eastern Section) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

The RFDSSE aim to fill vacancies as quickly as possible. We would therefore advise interested applicants to submit an application as early as possible.