Air Methods Corporation Pilot Rotor Wing - Denver, CO (Flight For Life) in Lakewood, Colorado

VFRAircraft: AS 350ACCRA: 120%Job SummaryResponsible to ensure aircraft and weather conditions are airworthy totransport medical crew and patient to receiving hospital within an assignedoperational area. Responsible for compliance with Federal Aviation Regulations(FAR), Aeronautical Information Manual (AIM), General OperationsManual guidelines (GOM), and thorough knowledge of Air Methods policiesand proEssential Functions and Responsibilities include the following: Operates Air methods aircraft in a safe and legal manner. Completes pre-flight before every flight verifying the aircraft is in anairworthy condition by sign off of Daily Flight Log. Pilots will perform acomplete walk around of the aircraft prior to entering the cockpit for flightand upon completion of each flight. Final authority with regard to operations of aircraft and for the safetyof passengers, cargo and equipment. Must be thoroughly familiar with all aircraft and medical systems ofbackup aircraft utilized at operational area and also ensures that the medicalflight team is familiar and comfortable with the medical interior and systems. Responsible for completion of required documentation. Able to conduct detailed flight planning with little notice to exactingstandards Participates regularly in Air Methods meetings, activities,projects, committees and community outreach Performs other duties as assignedAdditional Job Requirements Regular scheduled attendanceSubject to applicable laws and Air Method's policies, regular attendanceis an essential function of the position. All employees must follow AirMethods' employment practices and policies.Supervisory ResponsibilitiesThis position has no supervisory responsibilities.QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachessential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below arerepresentative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Inaccordance with applicable laws, Air Methods will provide reasonableaccommodations that do not create an undue burden so disabled employees mayperform the essential functions of the position.Education & Experience Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college ortechnical school and two to five years' related experience and/ortraining; or equivalent combination of education and experience Bachelor's degree preferredOperation and Safety Requirements:As a member of the Flight Crew, any person employed in this position shallmaintain a weight not to exceed 250 pounds and shall be less than seventy(70) years old. Skills Pilots must have flown in category for a commercial operator or in themilitary within the previous 24 months Maintains positive interpersonal relationships with colleagues, EMSrepresentatives, hospitals and the public and strives to maintain a friendlyand professional working environmentVisual Flight Rules (VFR) Program: 2000 total flight hours with minimum of 1500 flight hours in category 1000 hours PIC in category 500 hours of rotor wing turbine time 200 hours of cross-country flight time, at least 50 hours of which wereat night 100 hours unaided night as PIC (50 hours of unaided can be substitutedfor by 100 hours of NVG time, but cannot be reduced below 50 hours ofunaided time) 50 hours total actual or hood instrument time in flight and in category(simulator time does not count) (for a RW candidate who is FW rated,100 hours or greater of FW actual or hood Instrument time can reduce the RWrequired instrument time to 25 hours).Certificates, Licenses, Registrations Commercial & Instrument Rating (for category and class of aircraft) ATP rating in category meets this requirement First OR Second Class FAA Medical certificate required.Air Methods is an EEO/AA employer. Qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilityor protected veteran status.Equal Opportunity E