Posted

17 days ago

Location

Danville, PA

Description

Job Summary


Maintains all the requirements to be a Life Flight helicopter line Pilot. Provides leadership to the Life Flight line pilot staff. Additional duties include but are not limited to conducting flight and ground training activities of aviation personnel to promote a high level of knowledge and proficiency. Conducts FAR 135.293, .297 and .299 testing and checking of the pilot staff.

Job Duties




+ Maintains all qualifications and requirements to be a Life Flight helicopter line pilot.


+ Maintains currency and FAA check airman status in all Life Flight aircraft.


+ Promotes safe practices and operational excellence.


+ Participates in the development, implementation, and evaluation of departmental aviation policies.


+ Shares professional responsibility for identification, development and achievement of department goals.




Works in a patient care environment in and around aircraft and is exposed to possible infectious diseases and chemical toxins. Position may require sitting for long periods of time in a helicopter or in an office environment. Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds. Exposed to non-conventional motion, noise, vibration, jet fumes, and extreme temperatures. Working conditions in or near aircraft and/or an aircraft hangar environment on a daily basis and may be exposed to loud aircraft noise, fumes, gases, odors, dust particles, and mechanical and electrical hazards. Travel may be required. Employee may not exceed 275lbs in weight in flight gear. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.


Position Details



Education


High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)- (Required), Associate's Degree- (Preferred)

Experience


Minimum of 1 year-Related work experience (Preferred)

Certification(s) and License(s)


Helicopter Instrument Training License (IFR) - Default Issuing Body; Valid Driver's License - Default Issuing Body; Certified Airline Transport Pilot - Default Issuing Body


OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.



We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.