Skip to main contentSkip to footer

helicopter pilot

Source: Job Bank


Smithers, BC


$100,000.00 to $200,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 1040 to 2080 hours per year
  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years

Work site environment

  • Commercial aviation
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Government transport
  • Bush pilot operation
  • Confined spaces
  • Dangerous
  • Noisy
  • Aerial surveys
  • Sightseeing
  • Forest firefighting

Work setting

  • Remote location
  • Various locations


  • Fly fixed wing aircrafts or helicopters
  • Monitor operation of engine and aircraft systems during flight
  • Perform post-flight inspections, record equipment malfunctions and corrective actions taken during flight and report required repairs to ground maintenance personnel
  • Contact control towers for takeoff clearances, arrival instructions and other information
  • Maintain communications with flight dispatchers and weather forecasters and respond to and report in-flight emergencies and malfunctions

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Commercial Pilot Licence - rotors

Transportation/travel information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail

Personal suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Adaptability

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Group insurance benefits

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

Read the full terms and conditions

Similar opportunities

Explore all opportunities