AS350/B206 Pilot/Base Manager – Northwest Territories

Norman Wells Base Manager

Great Slave Helicopters is looking for a Base Manager for our base in Norman Wells. This position will help you kick start your career as a pilot and gives you the opportunity to build your hours quickly and develop unique, quality, lasting flying skills.
Position: Base Manager/Pilot
Location: Norman Wells, NT 
Profile: The Base Manager/Pilot will be responsible for managing all functions at the base including but not limited to administration, flight operations and client relations functions.
Key Accountabilities: 
 Responsible IAW the COM, Section 2.2.6 and 4.2.1(2) for running a safe, profitable and efficient base;
 Scheduling and coordination of base aircraft and base crew, pilots and engineers; 
 Must be adept at identifying customer needs and be proactive and consultative in providing viable solutions;
 Communicate with GSH operations, maintenance, marketing and other internal departments;
 Manage and maintain base facilities along with safeguarding assets;
 Develop a rapport with local community, including political, business and government leaders/representatives;
 Identify any issues or matters beyond scope of the base and in a timely manner ensure that the appropriate department/personnel i.e.: client, prospective client, facility issue, etc. is actively involved in the resolution; 
 Establishes and maintains a base safety program to ensure regulatory and company standards are met or exceeded.
 Other duties and projects as assigned duties.
 Pilot with current / validated Transport Canada helicopter license;
 1000 hour PIC time preferred;
 Endorsements on the Eurocopter AS350 series and Bell 206 series;
 Some mountain flying experience required; 
 Team player with superior customer service skills and above average communications skills;
 Well-developed interpersonal, analytical and problem solving skills to resolve issues and to determine viable solutions;
 Above average organizational and time-management skills with a proven ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines in a high energy and fast-paced environment; 
 Possess a high degree of professionalism and tact including handling sensitive and confidential information;
 Ability to work independently and exercise sound judgement and initiative.
Note: You must be willing to relocate to Norman Wells, NT for a minimum of 2 years.
Apply to: Interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to HR Department via email at

Source: Great Slave Helicopters