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January 28, 2018

C208 Pilots Queensland Government Australia

You’ll be part of an organisation who is proudly supporting those who keep their community safe.

They provide a range of high quality corporate and support services to the Queensland Police Service, Queensland Fire and Emergency Services and the Inspector-General Emergency Management. They deliver ICT services to the Queensland Ambulance Service and Queensland Corrective Services and also manage the Queensland Government Air Wing services.

The PSBA is committed to embedding a Service Ethos in the organisation to foster a culture of helpfulness.

They value diversity and are actively seeking candidates with varied backgrounds who can think differently and innovate.

Your part in the ongoing success of their business, in supporting key frontline services will see you responsible for a variety of work, including:
  • Utilise extensive aeronautical knowledge and experience to ensure compliance with Crew Resource Management (CRM) procedures, flight and safety standards.
  • Fly single pilot, instrument flight rules (IFR), on correctional, police and other government support tasks as directed by the Executive Director or Delegate.
  • Deploy, coordinate, undertake and support operational duties during emergencies and disasters as necessary.
  • Perform a range of nominated support duties which assist in the operations of Queensland Government Air.

Once you join them they will want you to exemplify the PSBA core behaviours:
  • Know the business: their and their clients
  • Achieve service excellence
  • Be honest, open, fair and transparent 
  • Focus on results
  • Respect others

Minimum requirements:
  • Possession of Australian Commercial Pilots Licence with class endorsement 
  • Single Engine Aeroplane (SEA) 
  • Minimum 1500 hours total time - aeroplane
  • Minimum 1000 hours of Pilot in Command (PIC)
  • Minimum 100 hours turbine experience
  • Command Instrument Rating Single-Engine (Aeroplane)
  • Class 1 medical
  • In compliance with CASA Drug and Alcohol Management Plan requirements the preferred applicant will be required to undergo pre-employment testing
  • As this pilot position currently operates under third party Air Operator’s Certificate, the successful applicant must be accepted by this third party before they are appointed.
  • Must either be an Australian citizen or have the legal right to work and live in Australia 
  • Design Feature Endorsements
    • Gas Turbine (GTE)
    • Manual Propeller Pitch Control (MPPS)

Highly desirable skills/requirements:
  • Passes in all theory subjects for the Australian Air Transport Pilot Licence
  • Remote and regional area aviation experience as a single pilot.
  • Class Rating MEA and experience covering any of the following aircraft:
    • Cessna Caravan (C208)

In choosing the right person for this role we will consider what you have done previously – the knowledge, skills and experience you’ve built, your potential for development, and your personal qualities.

The closing date for this role is Monday, 5 February 2018 – Reference no. QLD/265496/18
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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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