[Repost] H135 NVIS MPT Captains – Australia

[Application deadline is 18 December 2023. /Admin]

Auriga Aviation Pty Ltd


Company: Auriga Aviation Pty Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hay Point, Mackay & Coalfields QLD
Aviation Services (Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics)
Full time


Auriga Aviation is seeking experienced and suitably qualified Helicopter Pilots to join our flight operations team at Hay Point, near Mackay, in Queensland.


Auriga Aviation has established itself as an industry leader in the provision of specialist Helicopter Marine Pilot Transfer (HMPT) services in Australia, operating a modern fleet of Airbus H145, H135 and H125 helicopters.

Auriga Aviation conducts Air Transport Operations and Aerial Work services for maritime industry clients in Gladstone, Hay Point, Mackay, Newcastle, Karratha and Port Hedland. Our operations are growing and we continue to enhance our operational capability with NVIS, hoisting and other initiatives.


The successful applicant will fly the Airbus H135 helicopter primarily serving the Port of Hay Point on an equal-time roster. Operations at Mackay and other bases may also be required from time to time. Company HMPT operations are conducted by day and night, 365 days per year, in the maritime environment. The successful applicant will participate in the company check and training system and attend training with external training providers, where required.

As most flights are in support of HMPT, the successful applicant will be required to operate over water for extended periods of time. Experience in this environment is highly desirable.


To be considered for the role, you must possess the following qualifications and experience.

Experienced Pilot Requirements:

  • 2500 hours helicopter
  • 1500 hours command (PIC) helicopter
  • 100 hours PIC multi-engine helicopters (MEH)
  • MEH Instrument Rating
  • 300 hours overwater operations

Desirable Pilot Experience Attributes:

  • H135 with >25 hours on type
  • Marine Pilot Transfer (MPT) experience
  • Hoisting experience

Auriga Aviation equally values behavioural competencies such as adaptability, attention to detail, confidence, customer service orientation, integrity, interpersonal effectiveness, proactivity, problem-solving, safety orientation, self-control and teamworking.

Pilots are required to hold an ASIC and MSIC for the duration of their employment and may be subject to DAMP testing, for pre-employment and at any time during employment.

Applicants must be able to live and work in Australia and be willing to relocate to Mackay/Hay Point area. This is a non-touring resident base position.

What Auriga Aviation Offers You

Take your career to the next level with multiple opportunities for motivated individuals. Auriga Aviation offers a supportive, engaging and professional environment where you can develop your aviation career. Come and fly modern equipment, performing specialised helicopter operations, with opportunities regularly emerging for different locations and career progression.

Auriga Aviation advocates an environment that promotes professional training and development for motivated individuals who want to advance their career.

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

Suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by 5pm AEST on 18 December 2023. Click ‘apply’ and submit your cover letter and resume (including qualifications) addressing the above selection criteria.

Only those applications addressing the selection criteria will be considered.

Source: Seek