Pilot in Command - Mercy Health Life Flight - Full Time
Mercy Health
 Toledo, OH

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GENERAL SUMMARY

The Pilot in Command is at all times directly responsible for and is the final authority as to the operation of the aircraft. The Pilot in Command must be highly knowledgeable of the Operations Manual, FARs, Operation Specifications, Aircraft Flight Manuals, Training Manuals and other publications pertinent to his or her duties. Prior to each flight, the Pilot in Command is familiar with all available information concerning the flight.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Must possess a commercial pilot's license with instrument rating.

Minimum of 2,000 flight hours.

Must possess analytical abilities, sound aviation judgment, problem solving skills and the ability to provide guidance for those under his/her supervision.

Must possess above average interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with FAA, staff and hospital personnel. Must demonstrate leadership skills to participate in professional and community education program and to effectively maintain good public relations, for the institution.

ATP preferred or obtained within two years of date of hire.

WORKING CONDITIONS

Works in various environments to include airports in our service area and at the scenes of accidents and disasters. Accident and disaster scenes may be potentially dangerous.

Work requires carrying and lifting equipment of various weights and assisting the safe stretcher/backboard transfer of the Life Flight patient into the aircraft. Must be physically able to move about and work effectively in confines of the aircraft cockpit in which he or she is assigned.

Governed height and weight regulations in accordance with Life Flight policy manual.

LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITY

Provides leadership to crewmembers during flight operations.

Days and Night shifts, 7 days on - 7 days off schedule

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

We'll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

42

Work Shift:

7 on/7 Off (United States of America)

Department:

Life Flight Ops - St. Vincent

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Ashland, Kentucky; Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com