Absolute minimum requirements include:
2500hrs. PIC in helicopters.
100hrs. In Helicopters last 12 months.
500hrs. In AS-350.
100hrs. In AS-350B3. May be reduced by 50% with an approved same model course.
50hrs. In AS-350B3 in the last 12 months.
100hrs. In Designated mountainous train.
100hrs. Conducting deep snow operations. Heli-ski, snow surveys, etc.
600hrs. Total mountain flight hours.
400hrs. Of mountainous must be above 7000ft MSL. May be reduced 50% with approved mtn. course.
100hrs. Conducting deep snow operations.
25hrs. Short haul or Vertical Reference Longline.
100hrs. In remote field operations in Alaska.
Please note the above requirements are not negotiable as per the NPS contract requirements.
Pay is at a daily rate and will depend on pilot experience.
Left seat Vertical Reference Long line proficient.
Short haul experience preferred.