Metro Aviation has an opening for our Acadian AirMed program is opening based in Alexandria, LA, which means Metro Aviation is hiring Helicopter Air Ambulance Pilot (PIC, IFR)! We are driven by a safety culture and demonstrate that commitment to safety by providing our pilots with industry-leading training and modern, well equipped aircraft. We are seeking aviation professionals that share our passion for safety and excellence in operations.
This position is a full-time career opportunity, with a 7 shift on / 7 day off work schedule.
Total Flight Time = 2,000 hours
Total Pilot-In-Command = 1,000 hours PIC Rotorcraft.
Cross Country Flight Time= 500 hours
Night Flight Time= 100 hours, including 50 hours night unaided
Instrument Flight Time= 75 hours (50 in flight).
Turbine Helicopter = 500 hours
FAA Commercial Pilot Rotorcraft Certificate and Instrument Helicopter Rating (Airline Transport Pilot Rotorcraft Preferred)
Rotor Wing Desired Experience
Air Medical operations
Single Pilot IFR operations
Night Vision Goggle operations
This location requires a maximum flight-ready weight of 210 lbs.
Most locations require residency within a prescribed distance from the assigned base.
Requires activities requiring a moderate amount of standing, sitting and walking. Able to conduct activities requiring a moderate to rigorous amount of static pushing, pulling, reaching and lifting. Capable of lifting 75 lbs floor to bench height. Ability to hear routine aircraft noises. Maintains a "duty" weight (body weight + uniform/equipment helmet not included) for Rotor Wing (Helicopter) operations. Must be able to wear a commercially available respirator mask with proper fit when requested. Requires close and distant visual capability (Class 2 Aviation Medical). Periodic hands to key ability (typing).