02 September 2023

Babcock | Pilot

Traralgon, VIC, AU, 3844, Australia


  • Fixed term, fixed based opportunity
  • Serve a purpose in our community
  • Join an experienced team

REF: SF 53402

About the role

We are inviting expressions of interest from qualified Multi-Engine Helicopter Pilots to join our Aviation & Critical Services team.

The available position is to perform the role as an AW139 Line Pilot based at La Trobe Valley, Victoria.

Babcock MCS operates at several bases throughout Victoria in support of Ambulance Victoria. As this is a Fixed Base position, successful applicants will be required to reside within 60 minutes of the nominated base. It is also a requirement for the successful applicant to be able to support operational needs across all AV bases.

About you

The successful candidate must satisfy the following contract minimum qualifications and experience:

  • Class 1 Medical
  • Instrument Rating with MEH endorsement and minimum 3 renewals
  • 2500+ hrs total helicopter
  • 1500+ hrs PIC helicopter
  • 500+ hrs PIC MEH, not including ICUS
  • 250+ hrs instrument flying time
  • 100+ hrs night
  • AW139 type rating and 100+hrs experience on type
  • NVIS rating
  • Low-level rating with winch endorsement
  • Prior EMS/SAR operational experience preferred

Applicants are requested to show their compliance against the above criteria.

Type rating or qualification training may be offered to the successful candidate.

Your future at Babcock – what we offer you

  • We provide an agile work environment where you’re able to work onsite and remotely, and to set you up for this we provide a laptop and working from home kit if required, in addition we offer a compressed week which can provide you even more flexibility;
  • Our work life integration policy brings together leave entitlements which include annual leave, wellbeing leave, paid parental leave, defence reservist leave plus more;
  • We will provide you with a supportive and engaging environment where you can grow your career, supported by our capability framework plus ongoing access to self-led learning modules through LinkedIn Learning and access to study leave;
  • You’ll have access to beRewarded which will provide you with endless discounts across retail, health, entertainment, travel and much more, plus novated leasing options and corporate shares plan;
  • Your wellbeing is supported through our online wellbeing program Munch, Mind, Move, Money, access to our employee assistance program plus you can access two days annually from your personal leave as wellbeing days;
  • You’ll be able to participate in our weRecognise program which is an opportunity to recognise the outstanding work our people do each and every day in living our principles which are Be kind, Collaborate, Be Curious, Think Outcomes, Be Courageous and Own & Deliver

Who we are

Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century.

Across Australia and New Zealand, Babcock has grown to a team of over 1,300 talented people, and we are on a path of continued growth and expansion. We operate across sectors such as defence, commercial marine, aviation, airports, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy. To provide you some local context, some of the programs our team are proud to be a part of involve:

  • Providing emergency medical and search & rescue aviation services through our Aviation & Critical Services business;
  • Designing and supporting key systems for submarines and surface ships through our Marine business;
  • Providing fleet wide through life support and asset management services for Navy customers;
  • Managing critical assets for a range of sectors through our Land Business.

So, if you would like to join us and help create a safe and secure world, together , please apply via the ‘Apply Now’ button below.

To learn more about us visit www.babcock.com.au

Please note, should your application progress you may be required to complete pre-employment checks. These checks may include but not limited to, reference checks, police check, security check, qualifications and right to work.

The health and safety of our people, customers and communities is our number one priority. To comply with public health orders or our customer requirements, it is a requirement that you are up to date vaccinated for COVID-19 and influenza to be appointed to this role. Please speak to us if you have any questions about this based on your individual circumstances

Babcock Australasia is a Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.


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