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Helicopter Pilot in Belize

Belize City

Minimum Certification Required
Commercial Pilot With Instrument
Minimum Flight Hours Required
Job Start Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description


Astrum Helicopters (www.astrumhelicopters.com) is a family-owned business that has operated in Belize since 2005, we operate Bell 206B3 & Bell 407. Primarily flying charters, tours, helicopter adventures and transfers for VIPs and tourists. Our advance operations include medevac support, military support & hoisting.


Astrum Helicopters is currently seeking a qualified pilot for a position as a helicopter pilot in Belize (www.travelbelize.org).

Belize is packed with islands, adventure and culture, on the eastern coast of Central America. The Caribbean Sea shorelines to the east with the massive Belize Barrier Reef, dotted with hundreds of cayes which hosts rich marine life, fishing and diving. The dense jungles to the west which are home to Mayan ruins, waterfalls, caves and many other attractions.

This is a full-time position. The pilot will rotate between our helicopter transfers, adventures to our military contract work on a set schedule.

Job Requirements
Minimum Requirements:
  • 3,500 hrs PIC total time
  • 2,000 hrs turbine Helicopters
  • 1,000 hrs in Bell 206B3 and/or 407
  • Current in Bell 206B3 and/or 407
  • Short-Haul or Hoist Experience
  • External Load Experience
  • FAA or equivalent rotorcraft commercial license
  • Current Medical FAA class I or equivalent
  • English spoken and written is required
    (if English not primary language, ICAO English Language Proficiency is required)
  • Maximum age to apply 55 years. Maximum weight 200 lbs.

Astrum Helicopters will provide:

  • Work permits and validation of your helicopter pilot license in Belize (you need to pass an exam with Civil Aviation for this process).
  • Housing and transportation to/from office.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Hoist training in our Bell 407 by Air Rescue Systems, candidate must pass successfully.

Work Locations:

  • Main office and hangar located in Belize City.
  • Island office and heliport located in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
  • Day remote base for client contract (temporary) in Mountain Pine Ridge.
Position available immediately.

Minimum monthly guarantee, total compensation is dependent on experience.


Contact Details

Please email detailed resume (detailing hours by helicopter type) to: jobs@astrumhelicopters.com

Only the selected candidates will be contacted.