Helicopter Pool Pilot

Job Title: Helicopter Pool Pilot 

Location: 135 MacLaurin Drive, Springbank Airport, Calgary AB T3Z 3S4 

Position Type: Full-Time, Seasonal (April to October) 

Compensation: Our pay rates are competitive and reflect your experience, ranging from $26.44 to $50.48 per hour.

Working Hours: Anticipate a workweek between 40 to 85 hours, with the possibility of weekend shifts.

Work Schedule:

  • 12-hour shifts
  • Daytime availability
  • Evening availability
  • Working on holidays
  • On-call duties
  • Weekend shifts, as required

Vacancies: 1 vacancy 

Start Date: As soon as possible 


L R HELICOPTERS INC. is a premier helicopter service provider in Canada, specializing in charter services, flight training, aerial work, and more. Our fleet includes industry-leading helicopters such as the Robinson R44, Airbus AS350, Eurocopter EC120, and Bell 212. We are dedicated to offering top-tier, safe, efficient, and reliable services, supported by an experienced and professional team. 

Job Summary: 

L R HELICOPTERS INC. is seeking a skilled and certified Helicopter Pool Pilot with a strong background in AS350B3e operations. This role requires specialized experience in mountain terrain flying, longline operations, and extensive pilot-in-command experience. The successful candidate will ensure the highest levels of safety and service, adhering to all regulatory and company standards. 


  • Conduct flights according to scheduled operations, focusing on safety and efficiency. 
  • Operate AS350B3e helicopters in challenging environments, including mountainous terrains and varied weather conditions. 
  • Execute longline operations for aerial work (ex, wildfire operations), including lifting and precision placement tasks. 
  • Ensure compliance with all Transport Canada regulations, as well as company policies and procedures. 
  • Perform pre-flight inspections, and maintain accurate flight logs and records. 
  • Collaborate with ground crews to ensure smooth operations and adherence to safety protocols. 


  • Minimum of 2000 hours as Pilot-in-Command (PIC). 
  • Must hold a valid AS350B3e type rating. 
  • Proven experience in mountain flying and longline operations. 
  • Physically capable of performing duties in various environmental conditions. 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office365, and other relevant computer applications. 
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work as part of a team. 
  • Holder of a valid Canadian Commercial Pilot License – Helicopter. 
  • Holder of a valid Transport Canada Class 1 medical.  
  • Able to pass Transport Canada security screenings. 
  • Must be legally authorized to work in Canada. 


  • Operate a diverse and technologically advanced fleet in some of the most beautiful and challenging environments. 
  • Become part of a dynamic team that values safety and quality above all. 
  • Enjoy a supportive atmosphere with opportunities for further training and professional growth. 

How to Apply: 

Interested applicants for the position at L R Helicopters should proceed to the careers page at https://lrhelicopters.com/careers/ to fill out the Pre-Employment Questionnaire. Please Select “Helicopter Pool Pilot’ in the application.

Thank you for considering a career with L R Helicopters Inc. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.