Life Flight Network is a not-for-profit medical transport service focused on Safety, Quality, and Service, and is one of the countrys oldest, most respected air ambulance providers, founded in 1978. Thirty-four years later, LFN has safely transported over 75,000 patients and serves 12 locations in Oregon, Washington and Idaho. Owned and operated by the consortium of Oregon Health & Science University, Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center, and Providence Health & Services-Oregon, LFN is able to provide a joined strength of world-class health institutions, unique combination of air and ground ambulances, and highly skilled employees to communities in need.
We are passionate about investing in each one of our employee's success, creating an environment that inspires individuals to reach their highest potential. A few prominent awards we are honored to have received include the 2009 Air Medical Program of the Year and 2012s #1 Large Top 100 Non Profit Companies to work for by Oregon Business Magazine.
The Assistant Chief Pilot is responsible for ensuring Life Flight Network (LFN) is in compliance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations as well as maintaining Life Flight Networks operations manual and specifications. The Assistant Chief Pilot is the liaison between the Chief Pilot and the line pilots for federal regulation compliance and all aviation technical matters. The Assistant Chief Pilot is responsible for the day to day management, scheduling, and training of all pilots assigned in their region. This position will be primarily working from Boise, Idaho.
QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS:
Meets the requirements of FAR part 119.71 and part 135 to hold the Chief Pilot position on an FAA Air Carrier Certificate.
Requires one year of management experience in a hospital EMS transport service or equivalent management experience.
Three years of experience as a part 135 pilot in command at a Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) program.
3000 hours of rotor wing experience as pilot in command. 2000 hours of turbine engine time. 100 hours of unaided night-time experience, 100 hours of actual instrument time.
100 hours of Night Vision Goggle experience.
Maintains credentials to be a Check Airman.
Current Certified Flight Instructor certification (CFI) preferred
Airline Transport Pilot certification (ATP) preferred.
Bachelors degree in Aviation Management or a related filed or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
Excellent verbal and written communication, with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of an organization.
Able to take initiative to create, implement and improve procedures and programs
Travel by personal or company vehicle throughout LFNs service area is required. Must possess a valid drivers license and automobile in good repair. Must provide proof of auto insurance and meet Drivers Policy requirements
LFN offers competitive compensation, growth opportunities, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Life/AD&D, Short & Long Term Disability, Long Term Care, Flexible Spending, Pet Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement, Volunteer Time, and a generous Paid Time Off plan.
LFN is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis including, but not limited to: veteran status, uniform service member status, race, color, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, transgender status, national origin, pregnancy, genetic information, childbirth and related medical conditions or occurrences, age and physical or mental disability.
All candidates are subject to drug screening, background investigation and physical.
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