Celebrating a legacy of success while building a strong, secure future.
PAL Aerospace has built its reputation on decades of excellence in offshore surveillance, backed by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) contract since 1990. This year marked the historic award for the new contract for our team, providing DFO with continued surveillance services utilizing a fleet of Beechcraft King Air B200 and Dash 8-100 series aircraft.
With a secure future in offshore surveillance, PAL Aerospace is actively hiring flight crew to join our team, working on exciting, rewarding and unique programs at our St. John’s, NL operation.
In a position of a Captain AMSD, your duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
Operation and safety of the aircraft and for the safety of all persons on board during flight time
Ensure that crew members are fit for duty and perform their duties in a proper manner during flight
Ensure that the required documentation, manuals, maps and charts are on board
Carry out pre-flight briefing and checks
Ensure that the aircraft journey book is maintained, legible and in proper order
Responsible for recording defects of the aircraft that have come to his knowledge during the flight and notifying the maintenance department
In conjunction with Dispatch, familiarize on the basis of the latest available information with:
The planned route and the airports it is planned to use for destination, alternate or emergency purposes
The reported and forecast winds for the route
The reported and forecast meteorological conditions for the routes, destination and alternate airports
Signify acceptance of responsibility for the flight by co-signing the Operational Flight Plan and other forms requiring signature
Other duties as assigned
4000 hours Total Time
750 hours low level
1000 hours PIC
Pilot license (ATPL)
Experience on DHC-8 Dash 8 aircraft is preferred
Demonstrated analytical and decision making skills
Demonstrated teamwork and interpersonal skills
Valid passport as candidates are required to travel to the USA for training
Must be able to obtain required security clearances
PAL is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.