Assistant Chief Pilot - Fixed Wing
Company: Guardian Flight LLC
Posted on: February 22, 2021
Our mission is to provide safe, compassionate and efficient air
medical transportation. Guardian Flight is an Affirmative Action
and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
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Fixed Wing Requisition ID 2021-14178 Location US-AK-Anchorage
Employment Type Regular Full-Time Job Description Guardian Flight
is a leading provider of air medical services, caring for and
transporting patients in rural area hospitals to large tertiary
care facilities in metropolitan areas. We utilize the most advanced
equipment, quality aircraft, and most importantly, trained and
experienced staff to accomplish our mission of saving lives and
caring for the communities we serve.
- The Assistant Chief Pilot (ACP) will aid the Chief Pilot in
executing their duties and responsibilities. ACPs report directly
to the Chief Pilot. An ACP may be assigned the following duties and
responsibilities by the Chief Pilot:
- All duties and responsibilities as outlined in the Pilot in
Command job description
- Maintain a high level of knowledge of the General Operations
Manual, Federal Aviation Regulations, applicable accreditation
requirements, and applicable company policies and procedures
- Assist in the recruitment, hiring and discharging of flight
- Assist the Chief Pilot in creating and revising a monthly pilot
- Schedule pilots for travel, training, and other duties as
- Assist in the creation of new policies/procedures, and review
existing policies/procedures to improve operations
- Administer disciplinary actions when necessary as directed by
the Chief Pilot
- Assist the Chief Pilot in directing and/or administering pilot
flight and ground training
- Assist the Chief Pilot to ensure line pilots are provided with
a current FAR/AIM, GOM and pertinent operational information as
prescribed in FAR 135.83
- Ensure that new pilots have been given a thorough orientation
of facilities, fueling procedures, parking locations, crew
vehicles, driving directions and any
- Other pertinent information that will aid new pilots in
transitioning to new operational regions
- Or other regional duties and responsibilities as assigned by
the Chief Pilot Specific to Alaska:
- Exercise delegated operational control (AK-OPS).
- Act as the GF-AK Pilot Training activities manager in alignment
with the GF Training Department and as directed by the Chief
- Maintain currency in the Beechcraft King Air 200 and/or Lear
- Maintain Flight Instructor and Check Airman status in the King
Air and/or Lear 45.
- Aid the CP in the supervision ground instructors, instructor
pilots, and check airmen.
- Conduct and/or coordinate check rides and flight instruction as
- Conduct and/or coordinate ground instruction as necessary
(Initial, Recurrent, General Subjects, Aircraft-Specific).
- Create and/or supervise creation and revision of training
modules and materials as necessary.
- Aid the CP in the design and administration of corrective
training action and program modification as a result of performance
deficits discovered during line observation, training, and
- Regularly audit pilot records to ensure pilot compliance with
all FAA recordkeeping requirements.
- Occasionally work regular pilot shifts, at various bases.
- Travel as necessary to support base operations.
- Support all Company Operations to ensure reliability and safety
in all activities. Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent knowledge and experience
- 3000 hours PIC helicopter time; 500 hours of night experience;
200 hours of IFR experience.
- Single Pilot IFR experience.
- Preference is given to applicants who have an ATP rating.
- Commercial rated multi-engine airplane, plus at least five (5)
years experience in management which includes supervision,
budgetary and safety.
- Highly knowledgeable of the Operations Manual, FARs, Operations
Specifications, Flight Manuals, etc., and other instructions
pertinent to flight operations.
- Ability to think strategically while attending to details.
- Skills in observations, assessment and creative problems
- Ability to communicate professionally, effectively and
persuasively both orally and in writing at all levels of the
- Ability to maintain composure under pressure, work effectively
and accurately with frequent interruptions, and set and reset
- Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office, Excel, Word
- Team building skills.
- Current Class II Medical Certificate. Requirements:
- Excellent public relations, interpersonal, and customer service
- Ability to communicate professionally, effectively and
- Maintains ongoing knowledge of and communicates the importance
- Ability to empower, organize and motivate a team.
- Remains aware and understands the political environment both
internally and externally.
- Ability to work within a strong team environment.
- Ability to travel at least 60% of the time.
- Willingness to work overtime, evenings and weekends (if
required). Value Based Competencies: Customer / Patient Focused:
- Anticipates and strives to understand the unique needs of each
patient and/or customer.
- Tailors each interaction to the specific needs of the person
- Responds quickly and effectively to problems that arise while
providing service. Communication:
- Demonstrates open, honest and respectful communication.
- Provides timely, constructive feedback that contributes to
others' development (each member must demonstrate a commitment to
help each other succeed). Accountability:
- Takes responsibility for individual and team actions, decisions
- Measures progress against agreed upon plans and stated goals.
- Thinks broadly when seeking new ways to improve performance,
processes and services.
- Seeks out and utilizes best practices; uses Lean Learning
principles. Physical Requirements:
- Involves a moderate amount of standing, sitting, and
- Ability to conduct activities requiring a moderate to rigorous
amount of static pushing, pulling and lifting (knuckle height and
- Capable of lifting 75 pounds floor to bench height.
- Ability to hear routine aircraft and medical equipment
- Maintains a "duty" weight of less than 210 lbs (body weight +
- Must be able to wear a commercially available respirator mask
with proper fit, when required.
- Requires close and distant visual capability.
- Periodic hands to key ability (typing).
- Must maintain annual FAA Class 2 Medical certificate.
Environmental Conditions:-- Entails exposure to indoor and outdoor
weather conditions, moderate exposure to routine office or
mechanical hazards and frequent exposure to an aircraft hanger
environment where the employee may be exposed to loud aircraft
noise, fumes, gases, odors, dust particles and
mechanical/electrical and chemical hazards. #nowhiring EEO
Statement We are an equal opportunity employer and as such, affirms
in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train and promote, in all
job classifications without regard to race, color, religion,
gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
disability status or status as a protected veteran. Reasonable
accommodation will be provided for qualified individuals with
disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures.
We believe that diversity lends a regional, national, and global
advantage to the clients we serve. Our workforce consists of
dynamic individuals, with a range of backgrounds, talents, and
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