Instructor & Senior Helicopter Pilot

Competitive remuneration for the right candidate and great work life balance., Live and work in the Kimberley WA, one of Australia's most iconic regions., Rewarding and diverse role as part of a well-reputed aviation company..

Australian Helicopter Academy is a specialised helicopter flight training facility located in Kununurra, Western Australia. Affiliated with HeliSpirit, Australian Helicopter Academy focuses on Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) training and also provides training for Low-level Ratings, Design Feature Endorsements, Sling Endorsements and Instructor Training Endorsements. Training is conducted alongside the day to day operations of HeliSpirit, with students gaining a first-hand insight into one of Australias most successful and exciting helicopter businesses now in its 36th year of operation.

Australian Helicopter Academy is looking for an experienced helicopter pilot with a Grade 1 Instructor Rating to join our growing operation. We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated person with a strong focus on safety and providing a high level of customer service. The right candidate will have the ability to work in a team environment and be able to work unsupervised. The role will also include flying charter and aerial work with HeliSpirit. 


Essential Qualifications / Experience Required 

You must have the right to live and work full time in Australia to apply for this position, along with the following experience and qualifications:

  • Australian CPL(H)
  • Current Class 1 Australian Medical
  • Current Instructor Rating with Grade 1 Training Endorsement or Grade 2 Training Endorsement close to meeting the Grade 1 minimum aeronautical experience.
  • Low-level Rating Training Endorsement
  • Design Feature Training Endorsement
  • 2,000 hours total
  • 100 hours minimum R44
  • Low Level Rating
  • Dangerous Goods Awareness Certificate
  • HUET
  • CRM
  • Current First Aid Certificate 
  • Drivers Licence  


The following skills are also desirable:

  • Bush experience including confined area landings and low-level operations
  • 500 hours turbine
  • 100 hours B206
  • Sling load experience
  • Sling Training Endorsement

05/10/2020 $0 Broome & Kimberley 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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