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VFR Captain – Louisiana

Era Helicopters LLC •
Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA

Position Type: Permanent

Job Description:

Era Helicopters LLC is continuously seeking the top talent to join our team. Applications for VFR Helicopter Pilots working a 14/14 shift are accepted by applying via the link below. Applicants will be reviewed based on business needs and individual qualifications. This posting will expire in 60 days; at that point all applicants will need to reapply to the most current posting.


  • 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/ Applicable 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 is required to hold a 1st class medical certificate;
  • 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;


  • 1 Year in the Offshore Oil and Gas environment
  • preferred;
  • ATP Preferred;
  • 1,500 hours total time preferred; and
  • 1,000 hours PIC time preferred.

Our compensation structure is designed to make Era an attractive employer and very competitive within the industry. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes an employer sponsored 401k plan and Employee Stock Purchase Plan. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Requirements:
Salary Range: Neg-Neg
Relocation: N/A
Travel: NotSpecified
Job Ident #: 1381

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