VFR Captain - 5/2 Abbeville A 109

5&2 A109 VFR Captain #8211;Abbeville, LA, Era Helicopters LLC is seeking the top talent to join our team. Applications for VFR Helicopter Pilots working a 5&2 shift are accepted by applying viathe link below. Applicants will be reviewed based on business needs and individual qualifications.DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Operates their assigned aircraft in a safe and efficient manner, in strict compliance with Era Operational standards and all applicableregulations;Places safety and customer service at the forefront in everything they do, both inside and outside the aircraft;Maintains situational awareness throughout the entire operational region with respect to weather conditions, NOTAMs, sea state andcustomer offshore facility status;Manages passenger movements, aircraft movements, briefings and baggage loading to ensure safety and compliance;Completes necessary flight planning paperwork, preflight, fueling and oversight of manifesting to ensure compliance;Maintains with accuracy both electronic and paper records to include journey logs, personal flight and duty sheets, and aircraft technicallogbook times;Reports all aircraft mechanical irregularities by entering them in the aircraft paper and electronic technical log and ensures aircraft isairworthy before, during and after all flights;Facilitates communications with the customer and ensures Era is represented in a professional manner;Primarily works in the GOM offshore region, but remains available for dispatch to Alaska or other domestic or International assignmentsin accordance with business needs;Stays up to date on all Era operational and safety procedures; andComplies with other duties and assignments as determined by the Lead Pilot/ GOM Operations Manager / Chief Pilot or Director of Operations.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSApplicants applying for this position are required to meet the minimum requirements as outlined by (14 CFR 135.243);Each applicant will be required to complete the position#8217;s screening questionnaire to determine eligibility for consideration;Excellent verbal and written communication skills required;Must be organized and be able to work with a large and varied workload;Must possess strong interpersonal skills to work effectively within a team;1st class medical required;1,500 hours in helicopters;100 hours in helicopters within the preceding 12 months; and100 hours offshore, of which 50 within the preceding 12 months OR 200 hours offshore. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:1 Year in the Offshore Oil and Gas environment preferred;ATP Preferred;25 hours in the A109This position offers a 5&2 Bonus of 45% of Salary upon completion of trainingrequirements. Our compensation structure is designed to make Era an attractive employer and very competitive within the industry.  We also offer acomprehensive benefits package which includes an employer sponsored 401k plan and Employee Stock Purchase Plan. Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disability  

Category: 
Pilot-Rotary Wing
Company: 
Era Helicopters LLC
Job Type: 
Permanent
City: 
Abbeville
State: 
Louisiana