Career Recruitment – AMREF Flying Doctors Captain Kenyan Jobs
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Captain Job at AMREF Flying Doctors

Job Ref: AFD/OPS/05-05/2018

Job Grade: Grade D

Unit: Operations

Physical Location: Inside Wilson Airport, Nairobi

Main Purpose of the Job: Perform as a flight crew on AMREF Flying Doctors’ aircraft and missions while observing the highest safety standards and economic operation and management of aircraft as per company policy

Reporting Relationships

Chief Executive & Medical Director -> Chief Operating Officer -> Chief Pilot -> Captain

Captain Job Responsibilities

  • Act as flight crew on AMREF Flying Doctors missions which include outreach flights, medical evacuations and other emergency flights with the highest of safety standards;
  • Ensuring that AMREF operates and complies with all laws, rules and regulations of all authorities of each country in which it operates;
  • Assisting the Chief Pilots’ office in matters related to flight operations including flight missions in the areas of operation.
  • Performing functional checks or maintenance test flights when and as required.
  • Providing assistance to the medical crew during medical interventions as necessary
  • Understanding of KCARS and familiarisation with trend and monitoring systems both within maintenance and Flight operations.
  • And other duties as may be required

Qualifications for the Captain Job

  • Must hold a valid Kenyan ATPL with current instrument rating
  • Minimum of 3,500 hours flying experience
  • Minimum of 2,000 hours pilot in command time
  • Minimum of 1,000 hours on jets
  • Have a valid Cessna Citation Excel and or Cessna Citation XLS rating/s with minimum of 500 hours on type
  • Have a strong understanding of Kenyan Civil Aviation Regulations
  • Experience flying under EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) standards is an advantage
  • Type rated training captain on Cessna Citation is an added advantage
  • Previous experience with aero medical flights is an added advantage

Skills:

  • Good communicator; with good command in English language both oral and written
  • Decision making ability and flexible thinking
  • High degree of discipline and teamwork
  • Ability to think quickly and make decisions
  • Ability to work calmly under pressure.

Competences

  • Commercial/business acumen
  • People management
  • Time management

How to Apply

If you meet the criteria and have the passion to contribute to the leading African-based Aero Medical and Health Assistance service provider, submit your letter and CV quoting the reference number for the position on the subject line of the email to Vacancies@flydoc.org.

Deadlines for submission is Monday, 14 May 2018.

Feedback will be given to shortlisted candidates only.

NOTE: AMREF Flying Doctors does not require applicants to pay any fee at whatever stage of the recruitment and selection process.

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