MD500/AS350 Ag Pilot – New Zealand

Lister Helicopters is a family owned business which was established in 2011 in Milton, South Otago. Our fleet consists of 2 MD500E’s, a Bell 206 Jet-Ranger, and an AS350B3E Squirrel in conjunction with modern and well-maintained ground equipment.

This position involves a variety of exciting work in a stunning location and for the successful candidate the opportunity to progress within our company. Our operation covers the South/West Otago and Eastern Southland areas offering a range of agricultural spraying and fertilising, together with frost fighting, mustering, surveying, lifting, fire-lighting and firefighting and we also offer an air transport service.

Lister Helicopters require a committed Grade 1 or Grade 2 (with a minimum 500hrs Ag time) Helicopter Agricultural Pilot to join our safety conscious and close-knit team.

The preferred candidate will hold a Grade 1 Agricultural rating with turbine experience, preferably MD500 and AS350 time however we also invite Grade 2 pilots to apply providing they have a minimum of 500 hours agricultural time which includes both spraying and bucket work.

The hours for this position are variable and weather dependant with some weekend work required so flexibility is essential at certain times of the year.

An excellent remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment and random drug and alcohol testing when required.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

To apply please send a covering letter and CV along with references to:

For further information on this position contact: Alister Lister 027 417 0095.

Source: Helicopter AG-Pilot Required-New Zealand