11 May 2024

Maritime Helicopters, Inc. | Chief Pilot

Homer, AK, United States

Assistant Chief Pilot

Flight Operations * Homer, Alaska

The Assistant Chief Pilot assists the Chief Pilot in his day-to-day duties and responsibilities in Homer, AK. This position will also assist in the coordination of the pilots and aircraft within the Flight Department.


  • Supervises pilots to ensure compliance with Company policy, FAA, aircraft, and operating procedures.
  • Ensures pilots have necessary information to operate safely and according to regulations and prescribed limitations.
  • Coordinates with the Director of Operations and/or the Chief Pilot when scheduling pilots to ensure current and qualified pilots are at each location for each flight.
  • Works directly with the Maintenance Department to assure aircraft movements and crews are coordinated for maintenance needs.
  • Function as an Instructor Pilot and Check Airman in company aircraft.
  • Participates in pilot recruitment, interview and hiring process.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Chief Pilot.
  • Assists with the quoting of aircraft as requested.
  • Assists the Director of Operations and the Chief Pilot with manual rewrites as necessary.
  • Promotes and supports all safety programs.
  • Assist with the required maintenance of Pilot Training Records.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as technical data, safety rules/regulations, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to speak effectively in interpersonal situations and before groups of employees.
  • Strong planning and organizational skills.
  • Proficient with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Training Requirements:

  • Able to become qualified as a Pilot in Bell 206 and Bell 407 aircraft.
  • Able to become qualified as a Company Instructor Pilot and Check Airman in the Bell 206 and Bell 407.

Working Conditions and Physical Effort:

  • Work typically performed in an office environment. However, sometimes work involves moderate exposure to unusual elements such as extreme temperatures, dirt, or dust, etc.
  • Light physical effort - Requires handling of average-weight objects up to 10 pounds or some standing or walking. Exposed to any number of elements but with none present to the extent of being disagreeable.
  • Occasional Travel required to offsite locations (Up to 50%).
  • Work is not limited to administrative duties. Revenue flights will be required.
  • We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Location Homer, Alaska

Department Flight Operations

Employment Type Full-Time

Minimum Experience Experienced

Compensation DOE


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