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Offshore VFR Captain – Louisiana

Era Helicopters LLC •
Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA

Position Type: Permanent

Job Description:
Era Helicopters LLC is seeking the top talent to join our team. Applications for VFR Helicopter Pilots working a 5&2 shift are accepted by applying via the link below. Applicants will be reviewed based on business needs and individual qualifications.


  • Operates their assigned aircraft in a safe and efficient manner, in strict compliance with Era Operational standards and all applicable regulations;
  • Places safety and customer service at the forefront in everything they do, both inside and outside the aircraft;
  • Maintains situational awareness throughout the entire operational region with respect to weather conditions, NOTAMs, sea state and customer offshore facility status;
  • Manages passenger movements, aircraft movements, briefings and baggage loading to ensure safety and compliance;
  • Completes necessary flight planning paperwork, preflight, fueling and oversight of manifesting to ensure compliance;
  • Maintains with accuracy both electronic and paper records to include journey logs, personal flight and duty sheets, and aircraft technical logbook times;
  • Reports all aircraft mechanical irregularities by entering them in the aircraft paper and electronic technical log and ensures aircraft is airworthy before, during and after all flights;
  • Facilitates communications with the customer and ensures Era is represented in a professional manner;
  • Primarily works in the GOM offshore region, but remains available for dispatch to Alaska or other domestic or International assignments in accordance with business needs;
  • Stays up to date on all Era operational and safety procedures; and
  • Complies with other duties and assignments as determined by the Lead Pilot/ GOM Operations Manager
  • Chief Pilot or Director of Operations.


  • Applicants applying for this position are required to meet the minimum requirements as outlined by (14 CFR 135.243);
  • Each applicant will be required to complete the positions screening questionnaire to determine eligibility for consideration;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required;
  • Must be organized and be able to work with a large and varied workload;
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills to work effectively within a team;
  • 1st class medical required;


  • 1 Year in the Offshore Oil and Gas environment preferred;
  • ATP Preferred;
  • 2,000 hours total time preferred including the following:
  • 25 hours in AS350 preferred;
  • 100 hours offshore flight time preferred;
  • 1,000 hours PIC time preferred;

This position offers a 5&2 Bonus of 45% of Salary upon completion of training requirements. Our compensation structure is designed to make Era an attractive employer and we are competitive within the industry. We also offer a very competitive benefit package which includes an employer sponsored matching 401k plan.
Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Requirements:
Salary Range: Neg-Neg
Relocation: N/A
Travel: NotSpecified
Job Ident #: 1339

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