HEMS Pilots Required-Western Australia

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HEMS Pilots Required-Western Australia

Postby KOALA » Thu Oct 28 2021, 11:51

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (Western Operations) has an outstanding history of service and excellence in aero-medical and primary health care across Australia. One of Australia’s most iconic brands, every hour of every day the RFDS is performing lifesaving work across Western Australia.

We are currently seeking a Rotary Wing Pilot to operate our EC145 helicopters (single pilot) on a full-time basis, based at Jandakot, where you and the clinical team will be tasked with the retrieval of patients. You will be agile in your approach, with the ability to work weekdays, nights, weekends and public holidays. This exciting expansion of our service will give the Royal Flying Doctor Service (Western Operations) greater flexibility and capability to respond quickly to each patients inter-hospital transfer needs.

About the role
Operational duties associated with the preparation for and conduct of a flight, including normal refuelling, completion of statutory and RFDS documentation associated with a flight, assisting in the loading and unloading of patients and handling of luggage and/or cargo

Flight planning and administration including preparation and maintenance of standard flight plans and data input, and preparation and maintenance of a landing site register where necessary

Ensuring replenishment of aircraft medical oxygen

Participation in activities relating to occupational health and safety and Safety and Quality Management System

Performing post-flight cleaning of aircraft interior and exterior

Hangaring aircraft where required for aircraft security

About you

As a Pilot on our EC145 fleet, you will be dedicated to the job and focussed on the task at hand. With a keen eye for detail and a passion to be part of a Company that helps others, you will possess a minimum of:
Commercial Pilot Licence (H)

2000 hours Total Rotary Time

1000 hours turbine time

100 hours night flying

Multi Engine Instrument Rating

Night Vision Imaging System Rating

BK117/EC145 rating

Prior aeromedical experience

Current Australian driver’s licence

This is an exciting and rewarding role, suited to highly motivated individuals. If you believe you possess the relevant attributes and skills to excel and thrive in this role, then we would like to hear from you! And if you previously applied, please reapply to confirm your interest.

Submit your resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for this role.

The Royal Flying Doctors Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities to apply.

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Applicants require the right to work in Australia. All appointments are made subject to the successful applicant understanding and complying with the RFDS Immunisation Policy.

APPLY VIA SEEK:

https://www.seek.com.au/job/54263858?ty ... d826deb989
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Re: HEMS Pilots Required-Western Australia

Postby hand in pants » Tue Nov 2 2021, 23:25

Interesting. didn't know RFDS was operating helicopters.

Would be a good job for a good company.
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Re: HEMS Pilots Required-Western Australia

Postby Yakking » Sat Nov 6 2021, 21:32

hand in pants wrote:Interesting. didn't know RFDS was operating helicopters.


They're not....yet.

They're starting up. As you say a good fixed base job, flying a 145 for a reputable organisation.

It'll be a good job for those who get it.
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Re: HEMS Pilots Required-Western Australia

Postby hand in pants » Sun Nov 7 2021, 22:25

Who is the “reputable company”?

Not having a go, just a question.
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Re: HEMS Pilots Required-Western Australia

Postby Yakking » Mon Nov 8 2021, 09:20

hand in pants wrote:Who is the “reputable company”?

Not having a go, just a question.


The Royal Flying Doctor Service, you can find out about them here:

https://www.flyingdoctor.org.au/wa/


The news release about obtaining two EC 145's can be found here:

https://www.flyingdoctor.org.au/wa/news/improving-our-capability-next-century/
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Re: HEMS Pilots Required-Western Australia

Postby Mag seal » Wed Nov 10 2021, 06:18

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Re: HEMS Pilots Required-Western Australia

Postby KOALA » Wed Nov 17 2021, 05:11

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