Aerial Crop Duster Posted on Jan 08, 2018 by Kinniburgh Spray Service Ltd.
Location Taber, AB
Earnings $50.00 to $60.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Mar 14, 2018
Kinniburgh Spray Service Ltd.
Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience
Flight Engineer Specific Skills
- Monitor operation of engine and aircraft systems during flight
- Make in-flight repairs, such as replacing fuses and adjusting instruments, and follow emergency procedures to compensate for equipment malfunction or failure
- Perform post-flight inspections, record equipment malfunctions and corrective actions taken during flight and report required repairs to ground maintenance personnel
Flight Instructor Ratings
- General flight
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Commercial Pilot Licence - fixed wing
5 years or more
Type of Flying
Crop dusting and spraying
Pilot Specific Skills
Fly fixed wing aircrafts or helicopters
Security and Safety
- Medical exam
- Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
- At heights
- Vehicle supplied by employer
- Willing to travel
- Willing to travel regularly
- Valid driver's licence
- Travel expenses paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Physically demanding
- Manual dexterity
- 20/20 vision
- Attention to detail
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Sound discrimination
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Large workload
- Tight deadlines
- Overtime required
Work Location Information
- Rural area
- Staff accommodation available
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Client focus
- Values and ethics
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Interest in driving - operating fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters to provide services such as search-and-rescue operations, aerial surveying and spraying and crop dusting
Interest in analyzing information to test new aircraft to evaluate performance
Interest in speaking with crews to direct their activities during flights as captain or co-pilot and in performing captain's duties as first officer, if required; in training other pilots on new equipment, and in preparing them for examinations to validate and upgrade existing licences
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