[EOI] AW139/B412/BK117 HEMS Captains & Copilots – Australia

[EDIT: A user pointed out that this is an expression of interest so I added the EOI prefix. Thanks! /Admin]

Rotary Wing Pilot Opportunities *AW139 *Bell 412 *BK117


The Opportunity

LifeFlight Australia and StarFlight Australia are the nation’s most innovative and experienced mission-critical aviation operators. As we continue to grow to take on new and emerging opportunities, we are seeking interest from Pilots (both Captains and Co-Pilots) to join our team across a range of helicopter platforms.

About Us

LifeFlight Australia is a world leader in aeromedical care and Australia’s most diversified service with both a fixed and rotary wing fleet.  We help seriously ill and injured patients around Australia and the world to quickly get the medical care they need.  From rapid response, to inter-facility transfers our team of more than 400 staff members, including aviation crew, support staff, and over 140 doctors are a lifeline to vulnerable individuals. Best known for RACQ LifeFlight community rescue helicopters and LifeFlight Retrieval Medicine, the group also operates a world class training division.

StarFlight Australia is a joint venture that was established in 2017 by two iconic Australian organisations, LifeFlight Australia and Fox Aircraft Services. Boasting 50 years of joint industry experience, StarFlight combines the experience, expertise and infrastructure of LifeFlight with the unequalled capability for logistic supply and support of the Linfox Group. StarFlight Australia solves complex aviation problems with innovative and commercially flexible solutions, for emergency services, Defence and industry clients in Australia. This delivers true value for money capability platforms for our clients at high availability and reliability, whilst also benefiting Australian communities.

About You

In support of our strong safety culture, minimum qualifications and experience limitations apply. To be eligible you must have the following:

Selection Criteria:


  • Strong communication skills
  • A safety first attitude
  • Enthusiasm and a drive to achieve and maintain the highest level of competency within aero-medical operations.


Essential Criteria

  • ATPL (H)
  • CIR ME with minimum 3 renewals (IPCs)
  • NVFR(H)
  • Minimum 3000 hours rotary wing
  • 1500 hours PIC rotary wing
  • 1200 hours ME PIC
  • 100 hours Instrument Flight
  • 100 hours Night
  • Dangerous Goods Certificate
  • HUET/EBS Certified
  • Class 1 medical

Desirable Criteria

  • Type Rating (AW 139/ B 412/ BK 117) with 100 hours on type
  • Previous EMS/SAR experience


Essential Criteria

  • CPL (H)
  • CIR-ME
  • NVFR(H)
  • 1000 hours rotary wing
  • 500 hours Multi-Engine rotary wing
  • 100 hours PIC rotary wing
  • LL-WR
  • Dangerous Goods Certificate
  • HUET/EBS Certified
  • Class 1 medical
  • NVIS Rating

Desirable Criteria

  • AW139 Type Rating with 50 hours on type
  • Previous EMS/SAR experience
  • ATPL (H)

 In your application, please ensure you address each of the essential criteria to demonstrate that you satisfy the minimum requirements of the role.

Please upload your cover letter & resume as one attachment.

Please apply via our website www.lifeflight.org.au/page/careers under the Aviation section.

Source: Rotary Wing Pilot Opportunities *AW139 *Bell 412 *BK117 – LifeFlight

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