Helicopter Pilot

$107,390 - $144,716 yearly
  • County Of Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles County, CA, USA
  • Dec 25, 2022
Full time Firefighting Government (Local) Helicopter Pilot HEMS/HAA Multicrew NVG Rescue Pilot Search and Rescue Single Pilot

Job Description

FIRE DEPARTMENT

 

TYPE OF RECRUITMENT
OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY

 

EXAM NUMBER
30211K

 

***FILING PERIOD***
December 27, 2022, 8:00 A.M. (PT) thru February 8, 2023, 5:00 P.M. (PT)



DEFINITION:
Pilots twin-turbine powered aircraft in aerial fire fighting, medical/rescue and related activities.

CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS:
Positions allocable to this class report to a Senior Pilot, Fire Services and are responsible for piloting departmental aircraft daily to assigned locations for stationing and ready response to emergency and non-emergency dispatch alarms involving County service flights, transportation of fire control workers on fires, fire related work and fire break maintenance, transportation of medical personnel to medical emergencies, and transportation of injured persons or patients to hospitals. During fire emergencies, positions in this class are responsible for accurately communicating information obtained from aerial surveillance of fire activities and conditions, and for carrying out the line chief's directive which may involve such tasks as transporting fire control workers, dropping fire retardant chemicals or water in assigned fire suppression target areas, effecting rescues, and transportation of logistical materials to the fire line. Incumbents in these positions may be engaged in prolonged periods of flying under hazardous conditions. Incumbents must be able to exercise judgment and make quick, accurate decisions involving rapidly varying flight conditions. Incumbents in these positions must exercise working knowledge of the operation of the aircraft used; the specific requirements for flying over mountainous terrain; safety precautions for loading, carrying, and discharging water and retardants; Federal Aviation Regulations; air traffic rules; and departmental policies and procedures.

 

Essential Job Functions

 

  • Operates twin-turbine-powered aircraft over mountainous or hilly terrain to give assistance to fire fighting activities below.
  • Transports personnel and equipment in fire areas during fire suppression activities.
  • Uses a variety of helicopter accessories in fire suppression work including aerial drops of fire retardants.
  • Drops hose in fire areas.
  • Patrols mountains to detect fires, lost or missing aircraft, missing persons, or for related purposes.
  • Reseeds burnt-over areas from the air.
  • Functions as a ground vehicle operator during required personnel manning changes at remote deployment sites.
  • Attends in and out-of-state Department training and meetings requiring operating a Department vehicle, privately owned or rented vehicle.
  • Operates Department refueling vehicle during normal operations.

Additional Job Functions:

  • Conducts pre-flight and post-flight inspections in accordance with manufacturer and/or organization approved checklists.
  • Conducts ground and in-flight tests.
  • Performs single-pilot operations.
  • Transports essential personnel and equipment.
  • Communicates with Air Traffic Control.
  • Communicates with supported ground units.
  • Operates a variety of helicopter mission equipment.
  • Completes appropriate FAA and Fire Department documentation.
  • Participates in briefings.
  • Participates in periodic and annual flight evaluations and ground crew training, mandated departmental continuing education, FAA medical recertification, and flight simulation training.

 

 

Requirements

SELECTION REQUIREMENTS:

Four thousand (4,000) logged hours of flying time in helicopters as Pilot in command, excluding flight time logged while instructing to include experience in power-off-auto rotational landings. Fifteen hundred (1,500) hours of this time must have been flown to/from unimproved landing areas at altitudes over 4,000 feet Mean Sea Level (MSL) while conducting map survey work, power line patrol, construction work, fire control work, rescue operations work, emergency medical services work or similar assignments requiring take-off and landings at aircraft maximum loads on unimproved landing areas under adverse weather conditions.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATE(S)*:

A valid Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) certificate with a Rotorcraft-Helicopter Rating issued by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)* -OR- A valid Commercial Pilot certificate with a Rotorcraft-Helicopter Rating issued by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)*.

 A current and valid First Class (1) -OR- Second Class (2) Aviation Medical certificate issued by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)*.

A valid Commercial Pilot certificate with Helicopter Instrument Rating issued by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) at the time of  appointment.

LICENSE:
A valid California Class C Driver License** is required to perform job-related essential functions.

*CERTIFICATE INFORMATION:
Applicants for this position are required to include a copy of all required certificate(s) and license(s) at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days of submitting their online application. If you are unable to attach your documents, you may e-mail them to Fire-Examination@fire.lacounty.gov or fax them to (323) 264-7159. Failure to provide any required documentation will result in application rejection. Please include your name, Exam Number, and the Exam Title on the submitted documents.

**LICENSE INFORMATION:
Applicants for this position must provide a valid California driver's license at the time of appointment. Successful applicants for this position will be required to obtain and present a copy of his/her driving record from the California State Department of Motor Vehicles before being appointed. Applicants should not present a copy of their driving history until asked to do so by the hiring department. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether an applicant's driving history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job. License must not be currently suspended, restricted, or revoked.

If the applicant does not have a driving record from the State of California, the applicant may be required to provide his/her driving record from any other state/jurisdiction.

WITHHOLD INFORMATIONApplicants with an out-of-state driver Class C or higher driver's license may compete in the examination process, however, the names of such employees will be withheld from the eligible list until a California Class C or higher driver's license is obtained. 

PHYSICAL CLASS:
4 - Arduous: Involves frequent heavy lifting over 25 pounds, often combined with bending, twisting, or working on irregular surfaces; and occasionally requires extraordinary physical activity.

Additional Information

EXAMINATION CONTENT:

This exam will consist of THREE (3) parts:
 
PART I: A qualifying evaluation of training and experience based on application information and supplemental questionnaire responses.
 
Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on Part I in order to be invited to Part II.
 
PART II:  A structured interview, weighted 30%, assessing Professional/Technical Expertise, Work Skills, and Interpersonal/Communication Skills.
 
Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on Part II in order to be invited to Part III.
 
PART III:  A performance test administered during day and night hours, weighted 70%, assessing aircraft operations skills in a variety of environments and knowledge of Federal Aviation Regulations and air traffic rules.
 
Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on each weighted part of the examination in order to be placed on the eligible list. 

Candidates will be scheduled for Part II and Part III in the month of April 2023.

Note:  All important notifications including invitation letters and Final Test Result notices will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application.   It is important that you provide a valid email address.  Please add Jasmine.anderson@fire.lacounty.gov,  Fire-Examination@fire.lacounty.gov, Swang@hr.lacounty.gov,    noreply@governmentjobs.com  and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail.

Applicants have the ability to opt out of emails from Los Angeles County.  If you unsubscribe, you will not receive any email notification for any examination for which you apply with Los Angeles County.

Regardless of whether you choose to unsubscribe, you can always check for notifications by logging into governmentjobs.com and viewing your profile inbox, which saves a copy of all emailed notices.

It is your responsibility to take the above steps to view correspondence.  Los Angeles County will not consider claims of not viewing or receiving notifications to be a valid reason for a late test administration or re-scheduling.

Test scores cannot be given over the phone.

TEST PREPARATION:
Study guides and other test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for employment tests. An interactive, Online Test Preparation System for taking practice tests may be accessed on the Department of Human Resources website at http://hr.lacounty.gov/. Please click on Find a Job, then click on Job Search Toolkit. While test study guides will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review ALL related materials that you deem necessary.

SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE:
The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the Selection Requirements. Please fill out your application and supplemental questionnaire completely and correctly to receive full credit for any related education, training, and job experience. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your actual job title, beginning and ending dates, description of work performed, total number of hours worked (full or part time). Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for this job. Your application will be rejected if it is incomplete. We may reject your application at any time during the selection process.

All training and experience will be reviewed and validated by subject-matter experts and documentation/records provided must meet FAR 61.  Acceptable forms of flight records include but are not limited to: Commercially available log books with complete entries in accordance with FAR 61, 759 military flight records and verifiable 135 flight records. Logbooks must be completed in its entirety.*** An applicant’s records must clearly demonstrate work history and the training and experience claimed.
 
***Incomplete/missing flight records will not be accepted, and applicants will not move forward in the exam process.

ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION:
The names of candidates receiving a passing grade on the examination will be placed on the eligible list in order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation.

SPECIAL INFORMATION:
All County workforce members must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Successful candidates for this position will be required to submit proof of vaccination against COVID-19 or request an exemption for qualifying medical or religious reasons during the onboarding process. Candidates should not present proof of vaccination until instructed to do so by the hiring department.

BACKGROUND CHECK AND MEDICAL EXAMINATION INFORMATION:
The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer.  Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a conditional offer of employment.  The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s).  If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records that are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed.

Candidates who are extended a conditional offer of employment will be required to complete a criminal background check, including a fingerprint scan, followed by a medical examination. A candidate with a conviction history which has a direct and adverse relationship with the duties of the Pilot, Fire Services position may have his or her conditional offer of employment rescinded and be removed from the certification list pursuant to Civil Service Rule 6.04.

In addition, candidates must successfully complete a medical examination and be able to perform all of the essential functions of the Pilot, Fire Services classification. A candidate who does not successfully complete a medical examination or is unable to perform all of the essential functions of the Pilot, Fire Services classification may have his or her conditional offer of employment rescinded and be removed from the certification list pursuant to Civil Service Rule 6.04.

AVAILABLE SHIFT:
Any Shift- 
Appointees must be willing to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.

VACANCY INFORMATION
The eligible list resulting from this examination will be used to fill Pilot, Fire Services vacancies in the County of Los Angeles Fire Department, as they occur.

APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION:
Applications must be filed online only. We must receive your online application by 5:00 p.m. (PST), on the last day of filing. Applications submitted by U.S. mail, fax, or in person will not be accepted. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button, when it becomes available, at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. If you are unable to access the website, you may enter the following link to access your profile: http://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/lacounty.

NOTE: We must receive your application and additional documents, if any, by 5:00 p.m. (PST), on the last day of filing. Please check your application to ensure that the documents are uploaded by logging on to County of Los Angeles Department of Human Resources website and reviewing your submitted application. Applicants must submit all documents to be considered (official diplomas, official transcripts, certificates, etc.) during or within fifteen (15) calendar days of application submission. All documents must be clear and legible. Although resumes may be uploaded as attachments to the online application, resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of completing the online application. If you are unable to attach documents, you may e-mail them to Fire-Examination@fire.lacounty.gov or fax the documents to (323) 264-7159 at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days of submitting your online application. Failure to provide the documentation will result in application rejection. Please include your Name, the Exam Number, and the Exam Title on the faxed documents.

IMPORTANT NOTE:
Please note that ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been madeFALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT. Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION REGARDING ONLINE FILING:

SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER:
It is important that you provide your own Social Security Number (SSN) at the time of filing to ensure your application is processed accurately. Please include your SSN for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a SSN.

COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES:
For applicants who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. Refer to their website for more information: https://lacountylibrary.org/reopening

NO SHARING OF USER ID, E-MAIL, AND PASSWORD:
If you do not already have an account/profile with the County of Los Angeles, you will need to create one. All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using someone else's user ID and password may erase the original candidate's application record.

TESTING ACCOMODATION:
If you need accommodation to take the assessment, let us know by contacting the ADA/Testing Coordinator at Fire-Examination@fire.lacounty.gov. The sooner you contact us, the sooner we can respond to your request and keep you moving through the process.

ADA Coordinator Phone: (213) 466-5500
Teletype Phone: (800) 735-2922
California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922
Department Contact Name: Fire Examination Section
Department Contact Phone: (213) 466-5500
Department Contact E-mail: Fire-Examination@fire.lacounty.gov
Department Fax: (323) 264-7159
 

BENEFITS

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QUESTIONS

01
Candidate Communication Acknowledgement: Many important notifications including invitation letters will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that you provide a valid email address. DO NOT select "off" under Email Preferences within your profile or click "unsubscribe" on our notices if you would like the County of Los Angeles to notify you regarding your application status, test schedules, and other important information pertaining to your candidacy for this position. Please add Fire-Examination@fire.lacounty.gov jasmine.anderson@fire.lacounty.gov, swang@hr.lacounty.gov, and info@governmentjobs.com, to your email address and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail. You can always check for notifications by logging into http://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/lacounty and viewing your profile inbox, which saves a copy of all emailed notices. It is your responsibility to take the above steps to view correspondence. Los Angeles County will not consider claims of not viewing or receiving notification to be a valid reason for late test administration or rescheduling of a test component.
  • I understand and agree
02
Supplemental Questionnaire Acknowledgement: This Supplemental Questionnaire will be used to assess your qualifications in our application review process and determine your eligibility to participate in the next phase of the examination process. Check each response carefully. It is the candidate's responsibility to thoroughly read each question, follow all applicable instructions, provide complete responses, and clearly demonstrate their experience as it relates to the job requirements. Incomplete responses or inaccurate information on the supplemental questionnaire may impact your application process and may result in disqualification even if you possess the qualifying experience or education. Be specific as possible and include all information requested.
  • I understand and agree
03
Do you have at least 4,000 logged hours of flying time in helicopters as Pilot in command (PIC), excluding flight time logged while instructing to include experience in power-off-auto rotational landings?
  • Yes
  • No
04
If you answered yes to question 3, do you have 1,500 logged hours of this flying time to/from unimproved landing areas at altitudes over 4,000 feet MSL while conducting survey work, power line patrol, construction work, fire control work, rescue operations work, or similar assignments with experience in take-offs and landings at aircraft maximum loads under adverse weather conditions?
  • Yes
  • No
05
Do you have a valid Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) certificate with a Rotorcraft-Helicopter Rating issued by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)?
  • Yes
  • No
06
Did you attach your ATP certificate with a Rotorcraft-Helicopter Rating issued by the FAA to your application? (If you did not, supporting documentation must be received within 15 calendar days of submitting your online application or it will be rejected.)
  • Yes
  • No
07
Do you have a valid Commercial Pilot certificate with a Rotorcraft-Helicopter Rating issued by the FAA?
  • Yes
  • No
08
Did you attach your Commercial Pilot certificate with Rotorcraft-Helicopter Rating issued by the FAA to your application? (If you did not, supporting documentation must be received within 15 calendar days of submitting your online application or it will be rejected.)
  • Yes
  • No
09
Do you have a current and valid First Class (1) Aviation Medical certificate issued by the FAA?
  • Yes
  • No
10
Did you attach your First Class (1) Aviation Medical certificate issued by the FAA to your application? (if you did not, supporting documentation must be received within 15 calendar days of submitting your online application or it will be rejected.)
  • Yes
  • No
11
Do you have a current and valid Second Class (2) Aviation Medical certificate issued by the FAA?
  • Yes
  • No
12
Did you attach your Second Class (2) Aviation Medical certificate issued by the FAA to your application? (if you did not, supporting documentation must be received within 15 calendar days of submitting your online application or it will be rejected.)
  • Yes
  • No
13
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES TRAINING & EXPERIENCE EVALUATION PILOT, FIRE SERVICES General Information: This Training & Experience (T&E) Questionnaire is a self-assessment. You will respond to questions about your training and experience related to having acquired the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the Pilot, Fire Services position. All information that you provide is subject to verification. The assessment will evaluate the following competencies:

I. Professional/Technical Expertise of Aircraft Operations – Fundamental knowledge of aircraft operations. Able to operate as a single-pilot (pilot-in-command [PIC]) and ensure safe loading, securing, transportation, and unloading of personnel/equipment. Safely operate the Department's aircraft throughout all flight regimes while conducting Department mission profiles (e.g., forward flight, stationary hovering, "low & slow" operations).

II. Professional/Technical Expertise of Flying in Various Terrains – Fundamental knowledge of specific requirements for flying over various types of terrain (e.g., mountainous, over-water operations, low visibility). Able to safely pilot the aircraft in a broad range of complex missions (e.g., aerial firefighting [water/retardant dropping], hoist operations, confined area landings, low-altitude flight, night flight operations with or without the use of night vision goggles).

III. Professional/Technical Knowledge of Aviation Rules, Regulations and Procedures – Fundamental knowledge of Federal, State, Local, and Departmental rules, regulations and procedures (e.g., Federal Aviation Regulations and the Aeronautical Information Manual, Standards for Helicopter Operations [SHO]) pertaining to aircraft operations. Able to apply them when performing department missions, such as Emergency Medical Services (EMS), fire suppression, search-and-rescue (SAR), and external load operations).

All completed questionnaires will be scored according to standardized criteria. ONLY THE HIGHEST QUALIFIED CANDIDATES, BASED ON THE EVALUATION OF TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE, WILL BE INVITED TO THE NEXT EXAM PART. CANDIDATES INVITED TO THE NEXT EXAM PART WILL BE EXPECTED TO PRESENT THEIR FLIGHT LOG TO VERIFY THEIR RESPONSES TO THE QUESTIONNAIRE. IF YOUR EXPERIENCE CANNOT BE VALIDATED BASED ON A DETAILED REVIEW OF YOUR PROVIDED RECORDS, YOU WILL NOT PROCEED IN THE PROCESS. Instructions for Completion Carefully read the official County job bulletin for this examination. You will receive points for each question based on the response(s) you provide. You will receive zero points for any question on which you a) do not provide a response, or b) do not provide a brief description from your training and/or experience, when prompted, that supports the response(s) you have indicated. Referrals to a resume or the County application will be considered a non-response. You will be provided with a tentative questionnaire score based upon your responses. If you are invited to the next exam part, a panel of subject matter experts, along with Human Resources staff, will review your flight log to verify your questionnaire responses. The panel may ask you for further information regarding your flight log and questionnaire responses to verify your experience. If they identify any discrepancies, Human Resources reserves the right to adjust your score, which may include disqualifying you from further consideration. Certification Statement By completing the following, I hereby attest that all information I have provided in this T&E Questionnaire is true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I acknowledge that Human Resources staff may contact my employers to verify the information that I have provided. I understand that any misrepresentations, falsifications, or omissions of material facts violates Civil Service Rules and may subject me to actions including removal from this examination. Furthermore, I certify that I will not disclose the questions used in this examination to any candidate nor will I provide any information to anyone concerning anything related to the questions posed to me other than concerned parties in an official protest or appeal. I understand that violation of this agreement can result in my disqualification from this examination as provided by Civil Service Rules.
  • I understand the above information and instructions
14
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours have you logged as PIC?
  • less than 5,000
  • 5,000 - 5,999
  • 6,000 - 6,999
  • 7,000 - 7,999
  • 8,000 or more
15
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in a Bell 412?
  • less than 125
  • 125 - 249
  • 250 - 374
  • 375 - 499
  • 500 or more
16
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in a Sikorsky UH-60/S-70?
  • less than 500
  • 500 - 749
  • 750 - 999
  • 1000 or more
17
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in an ICS Type I Rotary Wing?
  • less than 100
  • 100 - 199
  • 200 - 299
  • 300 - 399
  • 400 or more
18
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in an ICS Type II Rotary Wing?
  • less than 100
  • 100 - 199
  • 200 - 299
  • 300 - 399
  • 400 or more
19
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in an ICS Type III Rotary Wing?
  • less than 100
  • 100 - 199
  • 200 - 299
  • 300 - 399
  • 400 or more
20
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in a multi-engine R/W with a gross weight above 12,500 lbs.?
  • less than 500
  • 500 - 749
  • 750 - 999
  • 1000 or more
21
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in twin-turbine powered helicopters within the past twelve (12) months?
  • less than 100
  • 100 - 199
  • 200 - 299
  • 300 or more
22
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged conducting Mountain Flying?**

**Mountain flying is defined as flying to/from unimproved landing areas in mountainous terrain at pressure altitudes at or above four thousand feet (4,000' MSL) on map survey work, power line patrol/construction work, fire control work, search and rescue operations work, emergency medical services work, or similar assignments with experience in take-offs and landings at aircraft maximum loads under adverse weather conditions.

  • less than 1500
  • 1500 - 1749
  • 1750 - 1999
  • 2000 or more
23
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in Helicopter Actual Instrument Flight (excluding hooded flight)?
  • less than 25
  • 25 or more
24
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in External Load, Class B, C, and D?
  • less than 100
  • 100 - 199
  • 200 - 299
  • 300 - 399
  • 400 or more
25
How many hours as PIC have you logged in Powerline Patrol/Construction or operations?
  • less than 250
  • 250 - 499
  • 500 or more
26
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in Offshore/Extended Overwater operations?
  • less than 250
  • 250 - 499
  • 500 or more
27
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in Emergency Medical Services or military equivalent operations?
  • less than 100
  • 100 - 199
  • 200 - 299
  • 300 - 399
  • 400 or more
28
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged in Aerial Fire Fighting/Control/Ignition operations?
  • less than 100
  • 100 - 199
  • 200 - 299
  • 300 - 399
  • 400 or more
29
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged during night Visual Flight Rules (VFR) conditions?
  • less than 250
  • 250 - 299
  • 300 - 349
  • 350 - 399
  • 400 or more
30
Excluding your hours as a Flight Instructor, how many hours as PIC have you logged during night Visual Flight Rules (VFR) conditions with Night Vision Goggles (aided) during the following missions: Search and Rescue, EMS and/or Aerial Firefighting/Control/Ignition?
  • less than 50
  • 50 - 74
  • 75 - 99
  • 100 - 124
  • 125 or more
31
In the comment box below, you must describe your experience that supports the previous responses regarding your flight time. Indicate the position title, employer, supervisor name and phone number, approximate dates, and brief description of your work related to this experience. If you have no experience, type N/A.
32
Do you possess an Airline Transport Pilot Certificate, Rotorcraft-Helicopter?
  • Yes
  • No
33
In the comment box below, indicate the issue date of your Airline Transport Pilot Certificate, Rotorcraft-Helicopter and any additional ratings. If you have no ratings, type "N/A". You must also attach a copy of your certificate or other official documentation supporting your qualifications with the exception of your log book, which you will need to provide if invited to the next test part.
34
Do you possess a Commercial Helicopter Certificate with an Instrument Rating Rotorcraft-Helicopter?
  • Yes
  • No
35
In the comment box below, indicate the issue date of your Commercial Helicopter Certificate with an Instrument Rating Rotorcraft-Helicopter, and any additional ratings. If you have no ratings, type "N/A". You must also attach a copy of your certificate or other official documentation supporting your qualifications with the exception of your log book, which you will need to provide if invited to the next test part.
36
Do you possess a valid and current Flight Instructor Certificate, Helicopter?
  • Yes
  • No
37
In the comment box below, indicate the issue date of your Flight Instructor Certificate, Helicopter, and any additional ratings. If you have no ratings, type "N/A". You must also attach a copy of your certificate or other official documentation supporting your qualifications with the exception of your log book, which you will need to provide if invited to the next test part.
38
Do you possess a NVG Endorsement IAW 14 CFR Part 61.31(k), Military Equivalent, or a certificate of completion from a recognized NVG training program administered by a qualified instructor? Note: A recognized training program is defined as a training program administered by a FAA approved instructor meeting the requirements IAW 14 CFR Part 61.31(k).
  • Yes
  • No
39
In the comment box below, indicate the issue or completion date of your endorsement or training program. If this does not apply to you, type "N/A". You must also attach official documentation of your certification or training completion supporting your qualifications with the exception of your log book, which you will need to provide if invited to the next test part.
40
Do you possess a NVG Flight Instructor Endorsement?
  • Yes
  • No
41
In the comment box below, indicate the issue date of your NVG Flight Instructor Endorsement. If you have no endorsement, type "N/A". You must also attach a copy of your certificate or other official documentation supporting your qualifications with the exception of your log book, which you will need to provide if invited to the next test part.
42
Have you attended a recognized Mountain Flying Training Program or Military Equivalent?
  • Yes
  • No
43
In the comment box below, indicate the date of your training. If you have no training, type "N/A". Please provide copies of all certificates, licenses, and other documentation supporting your qualifications with the exception of your log book, which you will need to provide if invited to the next test part.
44
Do you currently possess any Interagency Helicopter Pilot Qualifications cards? (e.g., USFS/DOl/OAS /CAL FIRE)?
  • Yes
  • No
45
In the comment box below, identify your qualifications card(s) and indicate the date(s). If you have no qualifications cards, type N/A. Please provide copies of all certificates, licenses, and other documentation supporting your qualifications with the exception of your log book, which you will need to provide if invited to the next test part.
46
Did you successfully complete an accredited initial factory/manufacturer or initial military aircraft qualification for Bell 412 series?
  • Yes
  • No
47
In the comment box below, indicate the issue date. Submit your course completion certificate or DA759 or equivalent. Otherwise, type N/A.
48
Did you successfully complete an accredited initial factory/manufacturer or an initial military aircraft qualification for Sikorsky UH-60/S-70 Series?
  • Yes
  • No
49
In the comment box below, indicate the issue date. Submit your course completion certificate or DA759 or equivalent. Otherwise, type N/A.