Air Tanker Firefighting Pilot – MD-87 SIC Jobs in Madras, OR at Aero Air

Title: Air Tanker Firefighting Pilot – MD-87 SIC

Company: Aero Air

Location: Madras, OR

Erickson Aero Tanker, a premier aviation company, is seeking experienced Aerial Firefighting Tanker Pilots. This position requires a personal commitment to the Erickson Aero Tanker mission and willingness to demonstrate our core values in all activities while representing the company. The ideal candidates are multi-talented pilots seeking long term positions working with government contracts.
Erickson Aero Tanker offers a very competitive wage and excellent benefit package which includes medical, voluntary dental, voluntary vision, life and disability insurance and a 401(k) with a 3% employer contribution and also may include additional pay based on incentives and bonus structure.
MD-87 Second in Command

Airline Transport Pilot or Commercial Certificate with Instrument Rating (Multiengine Land)
Current First or Second Class medical
Minimum 1,200 hours Total Flight Time
Minimum 800 hours Pilot in Command (airplane)
Minimum 200 hours multiengine time
Minimum of 100 hours Flight Time in last 12 months
Must be legal to work in the US
Flexible schedule with ability to travel
Favorable results from pre-employment drug test and criminal background investigation


Jet type rating
Previous USFS air tanker experience
Low level time

Erickson Aero Tanker, prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veterans status.
Job Type: Full-time

401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Employee assistance program
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Life insurance
Relocation assistance
Vision insurance

Application Question(s):

What makes you a qualified candidate for this position?


Airline Transport Pilot: 1 year (Preferred)


Commercial Certificate w/ Instrument Rating (Preferred)

Work Location: On the road

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