Job posted March 30, 2022
Yellowhead Helicopters is expanding their fleet with the addition of several BK117 B2 helicopters. We are currently seeking applications for licensed BK117 pilots for both full-time and seasonal summer contract positions. These positions would be operationally controlled out of our Prince George, BC facility and will require travel to various work locations across Canada including locations in remote Northern BC.
Yellowhead Helicopters Ltd. is looking for Pool Pilots that are experienced in at least one of the following areas: mineral exploration, seismic, or utility work. Reporting directly to our Chief Pilot and Director of Operations, these are full time or seasonal summer positions, which are available immediately. Postings will be flexible for residing location; however there is additional incentive offered for pilots willing to relocate to Prince George.
For all positions, pilot must hold a Canadian commercial pilot license CPL (H); have endorsement on aircraft; valid Class 1 medical; strong understanding of the Canadian Air Regulations, excellent communication skills; ability to follow documented policies and procedures including pre-employment drug and alcohol test; and appropriate skills and experience listed by type below. Applicant must not have any criminal convictions that would restrict a foreign work visa.
Language of work: English
Requirements for Twin Engine, BK117 Pilots:
Who We Are:
Yellowhead Helicopters is a family owned and operated British Columbia based firm. Since 1975, YHL has been providing safe and efficient helicopter services to our clients from a base network located throughout British Columbia and Alberta. We are also well equipped to be able to mobilize on short notice and support our customers in remote locations across Canada. We service the Forestry, Mining & Petroleum, Utility, and Tourism industries. Our diversified fleet and varied flight missions allows for career progression.
We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to the principles of employment equity in all communities where we do business.
Applications are to be submitted to:
Yellowhead Helicopters Ltd.
4275 Hangar Rd.
Prince George, BC V2N 4M6
We thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.