First Officer Amsd

October 16 2020
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence , Tourism, Passengers transportation
Categories Aerospace, Aviation, Airport, Pilots
Campbell River, BC

Celebrating a legacy of success while building a strong, secure future.

PAL Aerospace has built its reputation on decades of excellence in offshore surveillance, backed by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) contract since 1990. This year marked the historic award for the new contract for our team, providing DFO with continued surveillance services utilizing a fleet of Beechcraft King Air B200 and Dash 8-100 series aircraft.

With a secure future in offshore surveillance, PAL Aerospace is actively hiring First Officers on the Dash 8 to join our team at our St. John’s, NL and Campbell River, BC operations.

In a position of a First Officer AMSD, your duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible to the Pilot-in-Command for carrying out specific duties in connection with the operation of the aircraft to which he is assigned;
  • Assist in Flight Planning and other preparations for the flight as directed by the Pilot-in-Command;
  • Carry out such duties in flight as are assigned to him by the Pilot-in- Command in connection with flight, navigation, communications etc.
  • In the event the Pilot-in-Command becomes unable to carry out his duties, by reasons of illness, injuries or other reasons, the Second-in-Command will assume command of the flight and take steps necessary to ensure the safety of the aircraft;
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • 1500 hours Total Time required
  • 500 hours on type or similar turbine
  • Pilot license (ATPL)
  • 250 hour multi-engine
  • Demonstrated analytical and decision making skills
  • Demonstrated teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Valid passport as candidates are required to travel to the USA for training
  • Must be able to obtain required security clearances

Closing Date: October 25, 2020

PAL Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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