Pegasus Imagery is founded on the belief that our communities and environment can be better protected, supported and sustained through an intelligence-driven approach to challenges. Pegasus Imagery is actively developing the technologies and people needed to enable the ultimate goal of creating an equilibrium between humanity and the environment.
Pegasus Imagery is looking for intelligent and enthusiastic Pilots to operate advanced Remotely Piloted Aircraft.
Our integrated field teams of pilots, sensor operators, engineers and technicians are tightly-knit and often operate in highly challenging and dynamic environments. In addition to the required experience below, our ideal candidate must demonstrate exceptional personal initiative and strong leadership attributes in demanding situations. Whether coordinating field operations alongside clients or supporting business operations, as a Pegasus Imagery employee you'll be expected to be responsible, hardworking and aware of the quality of work you are performing. We need people who are not afraid to exercise critical thinking to identify issues and develop corrections.
Coordinate, plan and operate Remotely Piloted Aircraft flight operations, training and maintenance.
Support coordination of aircraft flight planning and the safe employment of systems.
Troubleshoot operational issues prior to, during and support post-deployment reviews to drive process improvements that streamline work and save costs.
Transport Canada Advanced Operations Certificate.
Certified Industry Canada Restricted Radio Operators License (Air) ROC (A).
PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Private or Commercial Pilot License (Fixed-wing or Helicopter).
Strong working knowledge of Emergency Management and Public Safety operations.
Military, Law Enforcement or Wildfire leadership experience.
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook).
Ability to pass Royal Canadian Mounted Police background check.
Must be willing to travel (approximately 40%) to field locations as necessary.
Must be willing to work 50+ hours a week (overtime) when necessary to support field operations and critical project timelines, flexibility required.
Must be able to lift 45lb unassisted.
Lifting, standing, climbing, bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, pushing, stooping, stretching and carrying are generally required to perform functions of this position.
Must be able to work at elevated heights (up to 300 feet) including the use of ladders.
Must be willing to operate heavy machinery.
Typically exposed to work in extreme outdoor environments - heat, cold, rain, ice.
Work performed in an environment requiring exposure to fumes, odors, noise and reduced air quality.
To conform to International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here.
Pegasus Imagery is an equal opportunity employer. Employment with Pegasus is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.