Cessna C208 / GA8 Airvan Pilots – Kununurra – Seasonal

Aviair, formerly known as Slingair, was founded in 1984 and has been under local Kununurra ownership since April 2016. We are a multi-award-winning regional airline, with significant operations in Kununurra, Broome, Karratha, and Adelaide. With in-house aircraft maintenance facilities, we have approximately thirty aircraft including Beechcraft Super King Air, Cessna Citation Mustang, Cessna Grand Caravan, Pilatus PC-12’s and both twin and single piston engine aircraft. Our business is founded on the twin principles of safety and service – both being areas where we will not compromise. Safety is key in all that we do and leads through to delivering the best service to our customers.

About the role

As a tourism pilot you can expect regular flying through the spectacular Kimberley region, including the world heritage listed Purnululu National Park and the remote Mitchell Falls and Kimberley Coast areas. You will be expected to embody Aviair’s twin principles of safety and service at all times.

In addition to your flying duties, you can expect to be exposed to a range of other duties including:

  • picking up and dropping off passengers
  • cleaning of aircraft
  • assisting the operations team as required
  • assisting other pilots with pre- and post-flight duties
  • general maintenance of the base

This is a seasonal position based in Kununurra, with the potential for full time work subject to performance and availability. In all cases the previous year’s seasonal pilots are extended priority when being considered for the next years seasonal work.

About you

In addition to meeting the minimum experience and qualifications, you will need to demonstrate that you have enthusiasm, energy, a high level of personal presentation, and have excellent people and communication skills. You will also have a positive attitude with the ability to be solution focused in challenging situations.


Minimum experience and qualifications

  • CASA commercial pilot licence (A)
  • CASA class 1 aviation medical
  • 1000 hours total experience
  • 500 hours as pilot in command


Desirable qualifications/experience

  • GA8 Experience
  • C208 Experience
  • 2 Instrument Renewals

How to apply

If you are interested in this job, please apply via our recruitment platform Pilot Path.
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Job Link: https://pilotpath.com/Listings/ListingDetail/4fdaf1f1-a6fd-4c60-b66c-8b1f92d040e6

Nicole Taylor (HR Manager)

Closing date

Friday, 10 December 2021

Work type



Kununurra, WA