YHL heli-skiing front view

Terrace Base Pilot Job Posting

Position Title: Terrace base pilot

Position Overview

We are already busy planning for Fall and beyond and have an opportunity for a base pilot in beautiful Terrace, BC. We are looking for a base pilot to live and work in Terrace starting October 1, 2021 (negotiable).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2000 hours minimum with a portion of that flying in the coastal mountains;
  • Avalanche bombing or heli-ski experience an asset;
  • Some long-line experience in an A-Star would be an asset;
  • Most work will be off the base, with potential for some field/travel work.


Terrace has a lot to offer the right candidate:

  • A fun-loving team with great comradery;
  • A diversity of work including winter base work;
  • A beautiful small town with lots of outdoor activities and amazing fishing.
  • Learn more about Terrace by visiting the City of Terrace website


If interested, please contact  HR@yhl.ca by August 15th, 2021.

We thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Yellowhead Helicopters Ltd. (YHL) is a family-owned and operated British Columbia based firm, providing year-round, helicopter charter services to many large Corporations, since 1975. We have a talented and professional staff base and a positive work environment supporting learning and growth.

YHL is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to the principles of employment equity in all communities where we do business.

Job posted June 21, 2021

Terrace BC aerial photo of hangar base