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UAV Pilot - 3 Month Contract

Job Description and Requirements

Job description / Role

UAV Pilot - 3 month contract

Requirement for experience UAV Pilots for a short term contract based in Oman. Competitive daily rate

Your new company 

You will be working for an industry leading company who provide survey and inspection operation at a range on clients. You will operate as a Pilot-in-Command of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)

Your new role 

Based onsite with one of the companies key clients in Oman your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to;

• Undertake role of Pilot-in-Command of unmanned aerial vehicles whist on operational deployment 
• Preparation and recording of pre-flight planning and risk assessments 
• Preparation and recording of post flight reporting 
• Carry out operational management of on-site personnel; payload operators and observers 
• Maintain own pilot logs and currency in accordance with company policy requirements 
• Adhere to all policies and procedures for the operation of unmanned aerial vehicles and associated equipment to ensure safe and compliant operations 
• Preparation of reports to the Principal Compliance Officer following risk events or incidents 
• Client liaison when operating on-site


What you'll need to succeed 

• Possess excellent communication skills with an ability to operate effectively as part of a team
• Flexible to meet the working demands of the unmanned aerial vehicle industry
• Professional approach to dynamic risk management
• Ability to operate complex equipment in accordance with standard operating procedures
• Available for national and international travel at short notice
• Ability to operate safely in a high pressure environment
• Must have good problem solving skills
• Good presentation skills and ability to provide compliance training to all levels
• Self-motivated and well-organized; able to prioritize tasks and work well under pressure; able to stay abreast of changing regulatory rules and procedures.
• Holder of current Certificate of Pilot Competency from a CAA approved NQE and/or private, military or commercial fixed wing/rotary pilot qualifications, or equivalent
• Experience in unmanned aerial systems industry
• Experience in survey and inspection or related industries

What you'll get in return 

• This is a three month contract based in Oman. You will be provided with visa, medical insurance and a competitive daily rate. You must be available to begin the contract no later than January/February