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Seasonal Helicopter Tour Pilot

My Flight Tours
7700 Annex Rd
Mackinac Island, MI 49757
United States

Minimum Certification Required
Commercial Pilot
Minimum Flight Hours Required
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Job Start Date
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description

MI Flight Aviation LLC - (My Flight Tours) (FAA Part 91) is now accepting pilot resumes for sightseeing tour operations.

Pilots will fly a Robinson R44 and will need to relocate to ONE of the three locations listed below.  This is a first-come, first-serve basis and some locations may not be available based on previous applicant choices.
  • Ludington, Michigan
  • Mackinac Island, Michigan
  • Muskegon, Michigan 
The pilot will be an employee of the company and be paid a rate of $75 per day plus $20 per collective flight hour. Pilots can typically expect $100-$200 in tips from customers per day based on engagement, friendliness, and number of flight bookings.
Job Requirements

 Required Skills/Qualifications:
  • FAA Commercial Helicopter (Rotorcraft) Certificate
  • Current FAA Class II (or higher) Medical Certificate
  • R44 SFAR
  • Min 300 hours Rotorcraft PIC
  • Min 100 hours PIC Robinson R44
  • Willingness to work long days, nights, weekends, holidays, scheduled days off, overtime and on-call
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills is a must.
  • No accidents or FAA violations in last 10 years
  • Must have a good personality and a love of working with the public
  • Must currently meet weight requirement of less than 190 lbs
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident at time of application
Preferred Skills/Qualifications:
  • Certified Flight Instructor rating (CFI) in R44
  • Certified Flight Instructor Instrument rating (CFII) in R44
  • Completed the Robinson Safety Course
  • PIC recent experience (last 90 days) in Robinson R44
Preferential Treatment to Pilots with:
  • Prior experience in part 135 operation
  • Completed the Robinson Maintenance Course
  • A&P with R44 maintenance experience
  • Current FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic Certificate
My Flight Tours
Callen Stewart
11499 Conner St.
Detroit MI 48213
United States