Fixed Wing Pilot Jobs in Port Angeles, WA at Life Flight Network

Title: Fixed Wing Pilot

Company: Life Flight Network

Location: Port Angeles, WA

The Fixed Wing Pilot is responsible for safely operating Pilatus aircraft to facilitate the transport of critically ill and/or injured patients. The fixed wing pilot will possess strong leadership skills and the ability to communicate with a variety of people, one-on-one and in large groups, sometimes in highly stressful situations. The fixed wing pilot will be required to work varied shifts and may be required to be available for on call shifts.

***This position offers a $15,000 sign on bonus***

High School diploma or equivalent required, Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation or related field preferred
Minimum of 6 years’ experience as a professional pilot
Must hold a FAA Airline Transport Pilot certificate
2500 hours PIC time Airplane
1000 hours in an aircraft with retractable gear
1500 Turbine hours
500 hours in a turbo prop aircraft
250 hours instrument time
250 hours of unaided night time experience
25 hours operating a PC-12 and successful completion of ground and flight school within last 12 months preferred
Recent air medical transportation experience preferred
Mountain experience preferred
Current FAA First class flight physical
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to communicate both verbally and written
Customer service skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of organization
Travel by personal or company vehicle throughout LFN’s service area is required. Must hold a valid driver’s license, an automobile in good repair and be able to provide proof of auto insurance


Perform pre-flight and post-flight inspections
Safely plan flights; load passengers (including patients), baggage and cargo; and analyze weather conditions.
Maintain logs and records, as required, prepare written reports
Clean aircraft, unit quarters and hangar


Ensure adherence to LFN safety and risk management culture as outlined in Safety and Risk Management Agreement, SMS, and related policies
Preserve safety and risk management culture and rules
Report all concerns related to safety and risk management immediately, working with Director of Safety and Risk Management, Director of Quality Management and others as needed
Be knowledgeable regarding all safety and risk management policies and procedures; be an agent for communicating safety and risk management information


LFN offers competitive compensation above industry standard
Medical (Company pays for employee 100%)
Dental (Company pays for employee 100%)
Vision (Company pays for employee 100%)
Life/AD&D (Company pays for employee 100%)
Short & long term disability (Company pays for employee 100%)
Long term care, flexible spending (Company pays for employee 100%)
401k – with 100% vested employer contribution
Tenure bonuses
Adoption assistance
Paid parental time off
Bereavement leave (including pets)
Tuition/Training reimbursement
Paid volunteer time
Employee Recognition Awards
A generous paid time off plan starting at almost 4 weeks a year for full time employees
Wellness Reimbursement Program
Life Flight Network Membership
Dog friendly work environment

All candidates are subject to drug screening and background investigation.

Life Flight Network is an equal opportunity employer.

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