Rotor Wing Captain

Company Ornge
Location Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
Category Helicopter Pilot Job
Employment Full Time
Salary TBD
Posted 18-Oct-2017 (apply by 17-Nov-2017)

Ornge is a modern, vital, evolving organization that is dedicated to providing the highest quality transport medicine services to the province of Ontario. From air transport to the critical care land transport program, we provide a range of services to patients and hospitals across the province. We are looking for individuals who are dedicated and energetic and who are looking for a career with a dynamic, patient-focused organization. Ornge is committed to creating and promoting diversity, accessibility and inclusion in the workplace.


The Rotor Wing Pilots are responsible for all aspects of aircraft operation, must be able to fly in varying conditions, handle pressure well and be flexible and adaptable.  Ornge aircrafts are province wide resources and aviation personnel may be required to provide flight support at bases other than the home base where demand arises.   All Ornge pilots are required to complete the company’s training program and successfully pass a Transport Canada PPC. They are responsible for following all applicable policies and procedures.  The Pilot-in-Command is responsible for and has final authority over the safe operation of the aircraft they command, including the safety of all persons on board.


  • Valid ATPL (H) License;
  • 2000 hours Rotary-wing (500 hours PIC multi-engine);
  • 2 years’ experience in Instrument Flight Operations;
  • Valid Group 4 Instrument Rating;
  • Valid Class 1 Medical;
  • An AW-139 Type Rating, Pilot-in-Command AW-139, NVG and EMS experience is desirable;
  • Ability to successfully complete the Controlled Goods Security Assessment application for Night Vision Goggle purposes;
  • Valid Canadian Passport or ability to work in Canada and the ability to travel to the USA;
  • Immunization records with required vaccinations.


  • Pilots are required to work various shifts and overtime, including day and night shifts and weekends in a 24/7 environment, including days, afternoons and nights on weekdays, weekends, and statutory holidays;
  • During the course of their shift duties, Pilots will be required to overnight away from their home base;
  • Successful candidates must live or be willing to relocate within close proximity to the assigned base location, and reside or have a location that permits compliance with the CARs rest requirements between shifts and allows arrival at their assigned base within one and one half hour of callout when on an on-call shift;
  • Employees may be required to use respiratory protective equipment and they shall co-operate in attaining an effective fit of the equipment and in particular, be clean shaven to ensure an effective facial seal to provide for the health and safety of all employees.


HOW TO APPLY: Qualified candidates are invited to apply on-line by November 2, 2017. If you require a disability accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us and provide your contact information. A Human Resources Officer will contact you within 48 hours. We thank all those who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Quote reference OA17-1334 when applying to this job.

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