AERIUM Analytics – Contract RPAS Pilot

AERIUM Analytics – Contract RPAS Pilot

AERIUM Analytics Inc. is an RPAS technology company based in Calgary, Alberta. AERIUM develops and deploys cutting-edge drone-based technologies lead by our ground-breaking RoBird® flapping wing drone, and best-in-class real-time detection and reporting solutions. AERIUMS’s unique integrated model encompasses Smart Wildlife Management and our proprietary AI and ML-based geospatial intelligence and specialized safety solutions.

Job Description
AERIUM Analytics Inc. is currently seeking to fill the following role:

An RPAS Pilot is responsible for completing ground and flight operations including mission planning, briefing, execution, debriefing, aircrew field supervision, and ground/flight safety. Serves as Pilot-in-Command (PIC) of assigned Remotely Piloted Aircraft System(s) (RPAS). This RPAS Pilot must be able to work on a 14 days on / 14 days off basis from April 1st until November 15th, 2023, in Northern Alberta. Flights will be provided from either YYC or YEG. This is a yearly recurring opportunity between April 1st– November 15th. Potential contract extensions from November 16th to March 31st will be discussed and will be dependent on project load with AERIUM.

This is a contract-based position with a day rate of $500.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Transport Canada Basic Pilot Certification
  • Quadcopter Experience
  • Safety first attitude
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Be able to pass Transport Canada background check
  • Valid Passport and Class 5 Drivers License
  • This position is subject to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing

Bonus skills:

  • Model Aircraft Experience
  • Transport Canada Advanced pilot certification
  • Valid ROC-A (Restricted Radio Operators Certificate – Aeronautical)
  • H2S Alive, First-Aid, WHMIS, Wildlife Awareness Certifications

If interested, please send your resume and cover letter. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

AERIUM Analytics provided the following inclusive hiring information:
We are an equal opportunity employer and consider all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Types: Contract

Other considerations: Client requires negative drug test prior to start

Job Type: Fixed-term contract

Salary: $500.00 per day

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • 12-hour shift
  • Day shift

Work Location: On the road

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