HELICOPTER PILOT | R44
NATAL DOWNS, nr CHARTERS TOWERS
Natal Downs is located 130km south of Charters Towers in Queensland. The station is run in conjunction with Longton to form our northern breeding group. The properties are about 940,000 acres and run around 30,000 head. We are currently rolling out a large scale water development and fencing program to lift carrying capacity going forward.
Remuneration: Negotiable depending on experience
Job Type: Full Time
Experience working cattle from a helicopter
Experience living on a remote cattle station preferable
Start Date: ASAP
Job Description: Flying an R44, the pilot will be required to fly most days of the week. We are not looking for a pilot with lots of hours HOWEVER we do need you to understand cattle and life on a station.
Pilot will be primarily flying the machine to check waters, drop off people/ machinery parts and some mustering (with larger paddock we will have a second contractor chopper to help).
This is an excellent opportunity for a self-motived, honest, reliable R44 pilot with a strong work ethic to join this progressive entity.
A solid understanding of cattle and life on a cattle station essential.
Candidates with on the ground stockman experience working cattle, as well as rotary wing mustering experience will have an advantage.
Only candidates with supporting references and relevant experience will be considered for this position.
You must have R44 endorsement with minimum 50hours in an R44, if you do not, your application WILL NOT be considered.
Attractive remuneration for the right candidate
Please note this is a permanent position and not available to Working Holiday Visa Holders.