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Fixed Wing EMS Pilot - PA31T Piper Cheyenne Medevac

Sierra Lifeflight

Fixed Wing EMS Pilot - PA31T Piper Cheyenne Medevac

Sierra Lifeflight

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Requirements Company Overview

Sierra Lifeflight provides emergent air ambulance transportation in the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Our corporate base of operations is located in Bishop California at the Eastern Sierra Regional Airport.

We operate two fixed wing aircraft capable of speeds over 300 miles per hour. Sierra Lifeflight services the hospitals in Bishop, Mammoth, and Lone Pine California. Since our inception in 1993 Sierra Lifeflight strives to provide the best emergent medical transportation, in the safest environment. Each flight has an EMS Pilot, Flight Registered Nurse, and Flight Paramedic. Each crewmember is carefully screened, and provided with specialty training to work in the air-ambulance environment. Safety and Quality patient care is our priority.

Position Summary

The Sierra Lifeflight FW Pilot provides customer oriented high quality air medical transport services in a safe and efficient manner. The pilot is expected to act as a proactive and integral team player, both in flight, and during ground operations, utilizing communication and technical skills which will strengthen the company goal of being held in highest regard within the EMS industry.


* Minimum 3000 hours total time (airplane)
* Minimum 1500 hours PIC (airplane)
* Minimum 1000 hours of multi-engine time

* Minimum 500 hours turbo prop
* Minimum 500 hours IMC
* Minimum 500 hours cumulative night experience
* Minimum 200 hours of cumulative IFR experience

* FAA ATP rating is required
* EMS and FAR 135 experience preferred
* Formal FAA Approved training

Work Schedule

The pilot schedule is a 12 hour shift, 7 days on 7 days off. Some shifts may over run but not longer than 15 hours per shift.

Company Offerings

SLF is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or other non-merit factors.

We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans).
Restrictions * Must hold FAA Professional Pilot License / Medical.
* Must be legally entitled to live and work in the USA.
Notes Salary is Competitive with benefits. Crew house available for on duty weeks.
How to Apply Email
Contact Mr. Mike Patterson,
Program Director

Sierra Aviation
770 Airport Road
Bishop, CA 93514

Tel:  760 872-2202
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