Join the Alaska Seaplanes Crew!
Alaska Seaplanes seeks experienced pilots with a minimum of 1,000 hours total time. We operate Pilatus PC-12, Cessna 208 Grand Caravan, DeHavilland DHC-2 “Beavers” Cessna 207, and Cessna 206's. Alaska experience is preferred; however, we are always willing to train the right candidate.
Alaska Seaplanes is the premier commuter airline in Southeast Alaska. We service eleven communities from our hub in Juneau. Seaplanes also provides a number of nonscheduled services such as: flight seeing and on demand charter services. Alaska Seaplanes is committed to serving with the highest standard of safety and customer service. We take pride in how we operate and empower our employees to uphold our values.
Alaska Seaplanes offers a competitive wage and full benefits package. Including health insurance, dental insurance, flight benefits, a generous retirement match and an end of season safety bonus. We also encourage our employees to take advantage of the many discounted or complimentary passes with local businesses.
Questions? Give our Chief Pilot, Brett Coblentz a call, (907) 789-3331.
Essential duties and responsibilities
- Present a professional and positive image of Alaska Seaplanes
- Practices safety conscious behaviors in all operational processes and procedures
- Provide clear, accurate and timely communication to passengers, customers, agents, pilots and dispatch
- Check aircraft prior to flights and ensures engines, controls, instruments and other systems are functioning properly.
- Monitor engine operation, fuel consumption, functioning of aircraft, altitudes, plane weight, weather, wind, tide and swell conditions before and during flight
- Communicates flight status to control tower, dispatch and outstations clearly and timely
- Ensure that all cargo has been loaded and that the aircraft weight is properly balanced
- Plan and operate flights according to government and company regulations to ensure flight safety
- Load and unload aircraft
- Perform pre-flight checklist on engine(s), hydraulics, and other systems
- Handle in-flight emergencies
- Greet and escort passengers to aircraft
- Maintain flight schedule
- Regularly check and report aircraft position and performance
- Note any incidents that occurred during the flight
- Other duties as assigned