Helicopter Pilot
Salary range £54,449 - £63,058
Bristol Airport

Western Power Distribution Helicopter Unit is a leader in the provision of low level patrol services to the UK electricity industry. We are  looking for a suitably qualified Pilot to join our operation based at Bristol Airport.

Essential Requirements:

  • A JAR / EASA Commercial Pilot’s License endorsed for EC135
  • 2000 Minimum Total Helicopter Hours
  • 500 Minimum Multi Engine Helicopter Hours
  • To relocate, if necessary, to live within 45 minutes of the Unit.

Preferred:

  • EC 135 TRI / TRE endorsement.
  • A background in Police/ Air ambulance/ Military.

Responsible for:

  • All appropriate flying duties and the safety briefing of passengers.
  • Liaising with customers on the services provided by the Helicopter Unit.
  • Maintaining appropriate records.
  • Liaising with Civil and Military airfields.
  • Dealing with any customer concerns regarding low flying/noise/damage.
  • Daily inspections and role changes on aircraft.
  • Unit Administration Tasks.

You will be required to work away from base (usually one week in every four) and you will be required to work overtime, including some weekends to meet business needs.

Closing date: 24th January 2014

Applicants should be directed to our website by clicking on the 'Apply now' button  to apply