The role

SAS – CO-PILOT ROLES

Specialist Aviation Services is a major player in the UK Air Ambulance market, with operations for:

  • Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust
  • Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance
  • Essex & Herts Air Ambulance
  • Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance
  • Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance
  • MAGPAS, Cambridgeshire
  • The Children’s Air Ambulance North (Doncaster) & South (Oxford)

As a leading operator of the AW169 in the UK HEMS environment, SAS offers pilots the opportunity to fly the latest aircraft with state-of-the-art avionics.  Additional orders of this fantastic helicopter for our Charity Partner customers have resulted in the growth of the pilot numbers within SAS.

Co-Pilots are needed at the following Charity/SAS operating bases (Equal time rosters)

  • HEMS - Kent, Sussex & Surrey Air Ambulance, Redhill, Surrey
  • HEMS - Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance, RAF Waddington, Lincoln
  • The Children’s Air Ambulance (North) Doncaster/Sheffield Airport, Doncaster

Salary

  • Candidates with <1000 hrs Total Time - £34,047.55 rising to £36,148.80 over 2 years, additional allowances for IR/NVG/CRMI Ground
  • Candidates with >1000 hrs Total Time - £35,068.98 rising to £37,170.23 over 2 years, additional allowances for IR/NVG/CRMI Ground

(Note: SAS are currently conducting a pay review for all pilots)

Applicants will be considered with the following:

CO-PILOTS – minimum requirements

  • EASA ATPL (H) or,
  • CPL(H) IR with ATPL Theory Credit
    • 70 hours PIC
  • Class 1 Medical
  • Current EU passport
  • Level 6 English Language Proficiency (as shown on your EASA licence)
  • EU/UK Driving Licence
  • Right to live and work in the UK

CO-PILOTS – desirable

  • UK flying hours
  • Experience on AW169 or MD902
  • NVG experience
  • HEMS experience

TO APPLY:

Please send your up to date CV to:

jsoper@specialist-aviation.com  

Jo Soper, Operations Recruitment Manager, SAS

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