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Helicopter Pilots transport passengers or goods by controlling and flying the helicopter in safety conditions. Typical duties described in a Helicopter Pilot sample resume are creating flight plans, inspecting the aircraft before flying, maintaining contact with staff on the ground, instructing passengers on safety procedures, and handling emergency situations. Based on our collection of example resumes, the ideal candidate demonstrates flying experience, landing and take-off expertise, time management, communication, and teamwork. Flight training at an approved school is required.

1

Helicopter Pilot

As aircraft commander, supervised a crew of five during flights. Responsible for the safe completion missions in dangerous environment with complex priorities.

  • Supervised 20 personnel during challenging a Mediterranean deployment. Executed a training plan that enabled 70% of the team to promote on-time or early.
  • As the organizational focal point for protection from terrorist threats, led a response to the 9-11 attacks and provided immediate support to Navy ships patrolling off the New York Harbor.
  • Recognized for the superb, direct execution of several command-wide functions including high-visibility events with senior Navy leadership present.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
2

Chief Warrant Officer - Helicopter Pilot

Served as Operations Officer in charge of operational functions of an 18 aircraft helicopter company.

  • Coordinated all aspects of pre-mission planning
  • Acted as company liaison to customer base
  • Scheduled aircraft and aircrews, while monitoring crew rest requirements
  • Maintained flight crew records and tracked annual flight hour program
  • Wrote and implemented unit standard operating procedures
  • Supervised a staff of 4 operations personnel
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
3

Helicopter Pilot/ground Safety Officer

AH-64A/B Helicopter Pilot, Air and Ground Safety Officer, Publications Officer, US Army, Camp Eagle, Korea.

  • Managed and implemented an Air and Ground Safety Program for a company of 31 Soldiers, Non Commissioned Officers, and Officers and Warrant Officers in the Republic of South Korea in accordance with (IAW) Army Regulations and 8th Army Procedures.
  • Designed and initiated the Publications Management Program for the 5th -501st Aviation Regiment in Korea.
  • Assessed needs and ordered updated publications for the Korean Army, improving access to technical manuals.
  • Served as Overwater Subject Matter Expert for Hellfire gunnery missions and coordinated rescue elements during training missions.
  • Officer in Charge of coordinating all land utilized for set up, distribution and clean up for Battalion's Forward Army Refueling Point (FARP); housing and logistics manager for 100 military personnel during exercises.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Medical
Aviation
Terrorism And Counter Terrorism
4

Helicopter Pilot and Supervisor

Directly led a maintenance team of 26 personnel with $760K of helicopter ground support equipment. Selected for a second supervisor position of 27 personnel, five UH-60L helicopters and equipment valued at $30M for 12 months. Subsequently led a 30-person operations team for 12 months that orchestrated nighttime combat operations in Afghanistan.

  • Supervised 20 aircrew members and five Blackhawk Helicopters by planning and leading all aspects of training that better enabled all crew members to endure the stress of combat duties in Afghanistan
  • Successfully managed daily and annual maintenance requirements for five Blackhawk Helicopters valued at over $20M
  • Launched over 150 helicopter emergency and evacuation flights in the high stress environment of Afghanistan that effectively supported ground troops from several nations
  • Served as leader of a 30-person battlefield tracking team in Afghanistan that tracked 40 assigned helicopters and over 120 crew members on all aspects of missions to include attack, support, logistics, and medical evacuation
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Engineering Technology Hvacr
MS
Operations Management
5

Attack Helicopter Pilot

Utilized the Army's most advanced helicopter in a multitude of environments. Provide expertise to senior leadership to develop and accomplish aviation missions in support of friendly ground forces.

  • Provided subject matter expertise to assist the aviation unit, using classified and unclassified sources as the Aviation Mission Survivability Officer
  • Planned, organized and supervised the logistics and maintenance for the Army's largest aviation life support equipment program.
  • Managed the aviation unit's varied secured communication equipment. Entrusted with following security protocols while preparing equipment for use.
  • Performed duties as a Pilot in Command of a $42,000,000 aircraft and will soon have well over 1000 flight hours.
Candidate Info
37
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Criminal Justice
Leadership
6

Ah-1w Cobra Helicopter Pilot

Led an aviation maintenance work center of over 50 Marines and Sailors to meet unit production goals and fully comply with all safety and environmental regulations.

  • Organized multiple unit training deployments to expeditionary locations.
  • Maintained a local area network and all information technology assets for an organization of over 300 personnel.
  • Trained new helicopter pilots to fly the AH-1W Cobra helicopter.
  • Planned and led complex tactical flight operations in support of ground forces.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Aerospace Engineering
MS
Electrical Engineering
7

Aviation Survival Equipment Technician / Helicopter Pilot

Managed and maintained Aviation Life Support equipment and other survival gear, valued at over $80,000, for over 60 aircrew members.

  • Inspected and maintained First Aid and Survival Kits for aircraft and air crew survival vest.
  • Conducted annual training in order to educate and train air crew members on how to use their survival equipment (i.e., Life Raffs, Floatation devices, Air Crew Survival Kits).
  • Successfully lead the Aviation Life Support Equipment (ALSE) program to achieve high ratings during two major inspections.
  • Operated UH-60 aircraft under all meteorological conditions, day and night.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Mathematics
8

Helicopter Pilot

Aircraft Commander, Maintenance Functional Check Pilot, Daytime and Night-Vision-Goggle Instructor, and Flight Leader that planned and completed missions in peacetime and during 3 combat deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

  • Flight Hours: 1,728 (Total), 988 (Combat), 623 (Night-Vision-Goggle), 193 (Maintenance)
  • Led 174 missions ranging from 2-12 aircraft, and completed 150 Combat Medical Evacuations.
  • Instructed and certified 37 student-pilots.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Finance
Helicopter Naval Aviator
Professional Selling Skills
9

Army Helicopter Pilot

Learned and became proficient in three helicopter airframes. Learned the complexities of FAA and DOD regulations and the critical importance of applying and following these regulations for crew safety throughout every flight.

  • Selected three times over 30-40 peers to serve as flight school class leader responsible for attendance and logistics.
  • Became proficient in A/C variants of the OH-58 Kiowa and A/L variants of the UH-60 Black Hawk.
  • Achieved Commercial and IFR FAA helicopter ratings.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Information Technology
10

Helicopter Pilot

Naval Aviator

  • Planned and led multi-asset missions as mission commander in war and peacetime operations.
  • Trained pilots and aircrew in execution of helicopter missions, including detailed operational risk assessment and mission planning.
  • Successfully completed rigorous flight training program consisting of both fixed and rotary wing training resulting in naval aviator designation and qualification as Seahawk helicopter pilot.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Atmospheric Sciences
MBA
Management And Strategy, Operations Management, And Managerial Analytics

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