Pilots — Fixed-Wing

Location: Ottawa, Ontario / various locations globally
Posting ID: Pilot

SGL requires fixed-wing captains and first officers for airborne geophysical survey operations worldwide.

Responsibilities of the Position

  • Responsible for the operation and safety of the aircraft he/she commands and for all those on board during the flight
  • Assist in monitoring on-board geophysical equipment
  • Complete pre-flight inspections and post flight reports
  • Liaise with foreign aviation authorities
  • For each flight, become familiar with:
    • the planned route/flight plan
    • the aerodromes planned for normal and emergency use
    • the survey navigation equipment and ensure that it is in working order
  • Ensure the following has been met:
    • the flight as planned can be made safely
    • the aircraft equipment including emergency, survival and safety equipment is installed

Qualifications and Experience

  • A valid commercial pilot´s license with group 1 instrument rating
  • A valid passport or the ability to obtain a valid passport, mandatory
  • Willingness to travel globally for extended periods
  • Low level survey experience an asset
  • International flying experience an asset
  • Experience on the Cessna Caravan and multi-engine aircraft is preferred
  • Additional languages an asset
  • Must have or have the ability to obtain transportation security clearance (restricted area pass)

Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.