Line Pilot

Date published

14 Jan 2022

Applications close

31 Jan 2022


Alice Springs

Job ID


About the RFDS (Central Operations)

We are leaders in providing aeromedical and primary health care services to people in remote, rural and regional locations across South Australia and the Northern Territory. As we head toward our 100th year of providing services, we launch a new strategic plan with a focus on becoming more specialised, more innovative and a better connected health service provider.

About the Opportunity
Working in a challenging, fulfilling and rewarding environment, our Line Pilots provide aviation services that enable people living and working in regional, rural and remote Australia to receive health care.
About You

To be successful in this role you must have outstanding communication skills, and demonstrated integrity, reliability and confidentiality.

The qualifications and experience required are:
• Current IPC (3 renewals)
• Minimum 2500 total hours
• 1500 hours command
• 150 hours night (to be considered for aeromedical roles)
• 300 hours multi-engine or 500 hours turbine
• Recent single pilot IFR (within 2 years)
• Remote area operations
In addition to the above requirements, your application would be enhanced with:
• 200 hours night
• Experience in operating aircraft in remote areas
• PC12 experience
• Knowledge of rural and remote Australia

The right people will also actively demonstrate and reinforce our values, and enjoy working collaboratively with other professionals to provide high quality health care in a remote environment.

Please note that preference will be given to suitable applicants willing to be based in remote locations.

For the Position Description and to apply click here.

The RFDS has mandatory vaccination requirements. Please contact us if you would like to know more.

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer that fosters a positive culture and offers a diverse, safe and supportive work environment.

Please note, we reserve the right to appoint to the position before the published closing date. Interested applicants are encouraged to submit their application as early as possible.
Applicants must hold Australian citizenship or Australian permanent residency.