Helicopter Flight Instructors – Australia

[Application deadline is 31 March 2023. /Admin]


Company: Auriga Group Pty Ltd
Brisbane QLD
Aviation Services (Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics)
Full time


Auriga Aviation is seeking experienced and suitably qualified Helicopter Flight Instructors to join our flight operations team as the business continues to expand.

  • Highly competitive remuneration + salary packaging
  • Permanent, full-time positions
  • Touring roles available
  • Modern Airbus Helionix equipped aircraft


Auriga Aviation has established itself as an industry leader in the provision of specialist Helicopter Marine Pilot Transfer (HMPT) services in Australia. Auriga Aviation operates a modern fleet of Airbus and Leonardo helicopters in the provision of services to the maritime industry. Planned company growth includes additional bases and scope of operations.

Auriga Aviation undertakes charter and utility services to a diverse customer base, and operates from multiple bases at Gladstone, Hay Point, Mackay, Newcastle, and Port Hedland. Planned growth includes additional bases, and scope of operations incorporating multi-crew operations through our First Officer (FO) Training Pathway Program and further expansion of NVIS operations.


As an exemplar of flight standards, successful Instructor applicants will offer advanced ground and flight training for Multi-Engine, Night VFR, Instrument Flight, Night Vision, and other ratings. Importantly, as an instructor you will translate your specialist skills into the operational environment through simulator training and line training activities. Simulator training is conducted in Germany, Italy, or Japan depending on aircraft.


  • Class 1 medical
  • Instrument training endorsement
  • NVIS training endorsement
  • NVFR training endorsement
  • MEH training endorsement (ideally on at least one aircraft listed in EX49/22)
  • CASR 61 Flight Instructor Rating (FIR), or ADF equivalent
  • 2500 hours helicopter
  • 1500 hours command (PIC) helicopter
  • 500 hours PIC multi-engine turbine helicopter

Desirable Operational Ratings and Experience

  • Low Level Helicopter (LL-H)
  • Sling Rating
  • Grade 2 Instructor Rating
  • Winch training endorsement

What Auriga Aviation offers You

Take your career to the next level with multiple opportunities for motivated individuals. Auriga Aviation offers a supportive and engaging environment where you can develop your aviation career in an environment that promotes professional training and development for motivated individuals.

Auriga Aviation offers above award remuneration and employment conditions that provide a work life balance.

Suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by 5 pm AEST, 31st March 2023. Go to SEEK, click ‘apply’ and submit your covering letter and resume (including qualifications) addressing the above selection criteria. If possible, apply early as these roles are for immediate start.

An applicant must have the right to live and work in Australia.

Only those applicants shortlisted will be contacted.

Source: Seek & AFAP