Helicopter Pilot

JBI Helicopters
Pembroke, NH, USA
Helicopter Pilot
Location: Within 50 miles of Pembroke, NH
Supervisor: Chief Pilot
Schedule: Full-time
Job Summary:
The Helicopter Pilot will be responsible for safely and efficiently operating helicopters for various missions, as approved.

  • Safely operate helicopters for various missions, including aerial application, utility services, power line patrol, and other specialized operations.
  • Conduct daily pre-flight and daily post-flight inspections of aircraft to ensure airworthiness and compliance with safety regulations.
  • Plan and execute flights in accordance with flight plans, weather conditions, and operational requirements.
  • Maintain accurate records of flight time, fuel consumption, maintenance activities, and other relevant information.
  • Collaborate with ground crews, maintenance personnel, and other team members to coordinate mission planning and execution.
  • Adhere to all Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations, company policies, and safety procedures to ensure safe and compliant flight operations.
  • Conduct tailboard meetings/safety briefings, as appropriate.
  • Stay current on industry best practices, technology advancements, and regulatory changes related to helicopter operations.
  • Complete required training and certifications, including recurrent training, safety courses, and specialized training programs.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in flying in applicable terrain and wire environments, applying specialized techniques and procedures to mitigate risks.
  • Maintain a professional demeanor and positive attitude while representing the company to clients, regulatory agencies, and other partners.
  • Able to lift and perform tasks that involve working on knees, bending, crouching, and reaching overhead repeatedly.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of work areas, aircraft, vehicles, and all company equipment through diligent housekeeping practices.
  • Serve as a responsible steward of company resources by promoting efficiency and conservation measures.
  • Capable of working flexible hours to support the needs of customers.
  • Subject to overnight travel, based on the needs of customers.
  • Maintain proficiency in software systems and processes.
  • Maintain, at minimum, FAA Medical Certificate Second Class.
  • Other tasks as assigned.
  • Rotorcraft Commercial Pilot Certificate with Instrument Rating required.
  • Current 2nd Class Medical Certificate required.
  • Minimum of 2000 hours of total helicopter flight time required.
  • Minimum of 500 hours of Bell 206 and/or Bell 407 helicopter flight time required (can be combined).
  • Minimum of 100 hours of mountain flight time required.
  • Recent "Flying In The Wire Environment" training required.
  • Experience in aerial application operations preferred.
  • Experience in power line patrol operations preferred.
  • Strong communication and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
  • Flexibility to work irregular hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays, as needed.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to new software systems and processes.
  • Strong attention to detail and commitment to safety.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team and follow scheduled plans.
  • Comply with company drug and alcohol policy.
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Professional development and training opportunities
If you are a results-driven and experienced self-motivated leader with a passion for management, policy administration, and operating as a pilot of a helicopter used in multi-disciplined flying techniques, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our team at JBI Helicopter Services and play a crucial role in optimizing our operations for success while working closely with our Executive Management team.

Applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test prior to an official offer. Once an offer has been made and accepted, you will be required to participate in the Drug and Alcohol Abatement program.

JBI Helicopter Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are proud to be a drug free, smoke free work place.