Apply By: Tuesday, September 26, 2023 11:59 pm EDT
Talent Pool - Twin Otter Pilot
Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Provincial Services Division - Aviation, Forest Fire and Emergency Services
Locations: Dryden ON, Garson ON, Timmins ON
Job Term: Permanent
Job Code: 17267g - Pilot 4 (G6 Salary Note)
Salary: $1,519.51 - $1,848.28 Per Week*
*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
Job ID: 203378
Are you a self-motivated and highly client-service oriented skilled fixed wing pilot looking for a diverse and rewarding career opportunity? If so, then consider this exciting opportunity with Aviation Services.
The Ontario Public Service (OPS) is committed to being an employer of first choice, creating a positive and inclusive work environment.
a defined benefit pension plan
maternity and parental leave top-up benefits which includes adoptive parents
comprehensive health plan
life and disability insurance
flexible work arrangements
collegial and professional work culture
career growth and development opportunities across multiple business areas
on-the-job training to support your success in the role
The total number of positions to be filled and locations have not been identified at this time. The results of this competition will be used to create an eligibility list for any upcoming Twin Otter vacancies that may be available during the next 18 months.
How do I qualify?
You have a valid Canadian Airline Transport Pilot Licence endorsed for single and multi-engine land and sea fixed-wing aircraft.
You have a Group 1 Instrument Rating.
You have a valid Category 1 Medical.
You have a valid Restricted Radio Telephone Operator's Certificate.
You have the ability to pass Canadian and U.S. Transport Agency Security Screening.
You possess a valid Passport or the ability to acquire one.
You have minimum flight experience of 3,000 hours total flying time with 500 hours float experience as Pilot-in-Command.
You have the ability to travel out of province.
You have extensive knowledge of float, waterbombing and instrument flight rules (IFR) transport flight operations.
You have the ability to apply and interpret the Aeronautics Act, Canadian Aviation Regulations (CAR's) and the Commercial Air Service Standard.
You have knowledge of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations.
You have the ability to understand ministry air operations to safely operate aircraft according to regulations.
You have the ability to interpret and apply worker responsibilities as outlined in the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
You have strong communication and interpersonal skills to deal with Nav-Canada, flight services, fire and air service staff, and a wide variety of client groups.
You have proven group leadership skills.
You have good judgment in order to apply sound pilot decision-making.
The number of positions to be filled has not been identified at this time. This competition will be used to create an eligibility list of qualified candidates to fill upcoming opportunities within the next eighteen months following the closing date of the competition.
To learn more about working for the Ministry of Natural Resources, explore our website at https://www.ontario.ca/page/ministry-natural-resources-and-forestry
How to apply:
You must apply online.
Your cover letter and resume combined should not exceed five (5) pages.
We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.