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||Chief Rotary Wing Pilot
||Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Canada
Are you an energetic and innovative helicopter pilot with excellent mentoring skills, strong leadership qualities and a broad knowledge of the aviation industry? If so, then do not miss this ideal opportunity with the Ontario Public Service, a Top 100 Canadian Employer of Choice, where a defined pension plan and comprehensive health plan are just some of the sought after benefits that the Chief Rotary Pilot position has to offer.
Sault Ste. Marie is a thriving community of 75,000 situated on the banks of the St. Mary’s River and being a border town it is joined to the United States by the International Bridge. Sault Ste. Marie is situated less than an hour away from provincial parks and the unspoiled coastlines of Lakes Huron and Superior and has direct air links to Toronto, Ottawa and a number of northern Ontario cities.
What can I expect to do in this role?
- Be responsible for the development, review and implementation of federal legislated regulations and standards for the Ministry CARs 702 and 703 rotary wing aircraft operations, the operation of the rotary wing fleet and ensure the delivery of flight and ground training meet Transport Canada’s requirements
- Provide professional leadership to a highly technical and decentralized flight operations team of managers and pilots to ensure the safe and cost-effective delivery of quality flight services
- Provide liaison with Transport Canada, Canadian State Aircraft Operators Association and assistance to the Transportation Safety Board and safety officers during investigations
Location: 475 Airport Road, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
How do I qualify?
- You possess a valid Airline Transport Pilots Licence or a Commercial Pilots Licence with current instrument rating or ability to acquire an Instrument rating
- You have 4,000 helicopter flight hours
- You have the ability to pass Canadian and U.S. Transport Agency Security Screening
- You have a valid passport or the ability to acquire
- You have a Restricted Radio Operators Licence
- You have proven experience to plan a complex flight operation program and the delivery of an effective aviation Safety Management System program
- You have well-developed work experience to plan, organize, direct and coordinate human and financial resources in order to achieve program objectives and to supervise and develop staff
- You have proven supervisory skills to administer and manage staff responsible for operating a diverse fleet of aircraft
- You have an aptitude to run a highly complex flight operation program for a multi-million dollar fleet of aircraft operating in a diverse environment on a wide range of government programs
Technical Knowledge and Skills:
- You have knowledge and experience in aerial natural resource, fire management and or bush operations
- You have thorough knowledge of the Aeronautics Act, Canadian Aviation Regulations, Transportation of Dangerous Goods regulations and the requirements of air operations manual
- You have knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act
Communication and Interpersonal Skills:
- You have superior people skills to assign tasks and motivate a diverse and highly technical group of staff
- You have proven interpersonal skills to communicate on aviation, technical and administrative matters with regulatory agencies, senior government and ministry personnel at all levels
- You have excellent written skills to author policy and procedures, operational guidelines and various technical report
Planning and Organizational Skills:
- You have well-developed planning skills to administer all aspects of the rotary wing flight operations budget and to ensure pilots are well trained, qualified and available to meet flight requirements
Salary range: $1,407.90 – $1,807.24 per week
Please apply online, by January 3, 2014, by visiting www.ontario.ca/careers and entering Job ID 59547 in the Job ID search field. Please follow the instructions to submit your application online. Faxes are not being accepted at this time. If you need employment accommodation, please contact us at www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/ContactUs.aspx to provide your contact information. Recruitment Services staff will contact you within 48 hours. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
The Ontario Public Service is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation will be provided in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code.
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