Wingcopter – Drone Pilot for International Flight Operations

You are enthusiastic about model planes and drones and want to change the world? You want to turn your hobby into a profession and use Wingcopter drones to revolutionize health care in emerging markets? We – the founders of Wingcopter, a tech startup based in Darmstadt – are looking for you! Our drones are in operation worldwide for commercial and humanitarian applications, from the Arctic to the South Seas Islands. To support our project team in Africa, we are looking for experienced model plane pilots with aviation knowledge!

Your Duties

• Careful and error-free flight preparation

• Challenging planning of autonomous flight missions beyond line of sight (BVLOS)

• Exploration of air routes, airfields and drop-off sites

• Knowledge transfer and training of local trainee pilots

Our Requirements

• Good English knowledge

• Experience with model planes and troubleshooting skills

• Fancy a several month adventure in rural Africa

• Aeronautical knowledge, if applicable UL or glider certificate

• Risk awareness

• Self-initiative, independent and responsible work Our Offer

• A unique opportunity for an adventure in the humanitarian field

• Full-time position for several months of project abroad

• Employment perspective in Germany or on follow-up projects

• Remote Pilot License / UK Drone Certification and Radio Certificate course

Interested? Find out more at or contact us via [email protected]