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October 13, 2016

Dash8 Non Type Rated Captains Cobham Australia

Cobham Special Mission, formerly known as Surveillance Australia, provides aerial surveillance services under a long term contract to the Australian Border Force Service. It is the largest civil maritime surveillance operation of its kind in the world. The company operates 10 Bombardier Dash 8 aircraft under this contract from bases in Cairns, Darwin, and Broome. These aircraft patrol Australian waters 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in search of illegal activities.

Minimum requirements:
  • Be an Australian citizen (to enable application for Australian Government Security Clearance) 
  • Hold a current passport 
  • Hold a CASA Class 1 Aviation Medical 
  • Be eligible for both an Aviation Security Identity Card (ASIC) and an Australian Government Security Clearance. An extensive security process must be commenced after a successful interview and must be completed before course commencement
  • Be at least 18 years old 
  • Hold an Australian ATPL (A) 
  • Hold a multi-engine Command Instrument Rating with 3 renewals 
  • > 2000 hours total flying experience fixed wing 
  • 500 hours pilot in command fixed wing 
  • 70 hours night command 
  • 100 hours turbine experience

Desirable Selection Criteria
  • DHC8 Type rating 
  • > 100 hrs multi-crew flying 
  • > 500 hrs multi-engine command 
  • > 300 hrs logged flight time in last 12 months

If you are interested in this job APPLY HERE

As a sign of your professionalism, apply only when you comply with all the requirements and if you have or can obtain a work permit that allows you to be employed in this country.

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