PC-12 Relief Pilot

Date published

14 Aug 2019

Applications close

28 Aug 2019



Job ID

RFDS Line Pilot

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 this Opportunity

The PC-12 Relief Pilot is based in Adelaide, but required to provide roster relief at all Central Operations bases, with potential for long periods of time away from home base.  Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team within a professional organisation, you will hold the flight responsibility in our single pilot operations.  Our modern, turbo-prop, pressurised aircraft are maintained to the highest standards, and fitted with the latest avionics.  The RFDS has a strong training, checking and safety culture.  

About You

Possessing exceptional communication skills, integrity and reliability, you will also have:

- Commercial Pilots Licence, with current Class 1 Medical
- Command instrument rating with a minimum of three IPCs
- Minimum 3000 hours total
- 2000 hours pilot-in-command
- 200 hours night
- Remote area operations experience

In addition to the above requirements, your application would be enhanced with:

- Two years’ aeromedical experience
- Currently checked to line on PC-12/45/47 and PC-12/47E
- 500 hours Pilatus PC-12 experience

Why join us?

As part of our team, you can expect to be provided with challenging, interesting work and be supported to achieve your best.  We offer attractive remuneration including salary packaging benefits and co-contributory superannuation.

If you are keen to work in an organisation that makes a real difference to all Australians, apply now.

Applicants must hold Australian citizenship or Australian permanent residency.

For the position description please click here.  Applications close Wednesday 28 August 2019.

We reserve the right to make an offer prior to the closing date.

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer.