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STARS Career Opportunity

Aviation Base Manager

Location: Regina base

Closing Date: Feb 28, 2014

The Aviation Base Manager - Regina coordinates all operational Aviation matters, pilot scheduling, Aviation policy, planning and administrative functions at the Regina base. This role encompasses management responsibilities within the office environment as well as flying in a Captain or Co – Captain capacity.

You have the ability to lead and function as a member of a dynamic leadership team. You have experience working with Aviation Base Managers to coordinate scheduling requirements in accordance with Transport Canada regulation and Canada Labor Code. You have been involved with the coordination of administrative matters that include IRIS investigation and resolution, coordination of base flight operations with aircraft maintenance requirements, tracking and maintenance of fuel cashes and preparation of Transport Canada paperwork. Team members recognize that you are excellent at liaising with Heliport operators and you are an active member of a Leadership team. You enjoy being a champion for the company and participating in community and public relation activities.

You have previous Aviation management experience, your current Captain - ATPL (H) License or current Co-Captain CPL (H) License with all ATPL exams completed, a current group IV Instrument rating, Night rating and multi –engine helicopter experience. With all of these requirements, you consider yourself an excellent applicant for this role. You have crew experience and are committed to continuous personal and professional development.

We offer a competitive salary based on education and experience, as well as an excellent organization-paid benefit package with a matched RRSP program.

More importantly, you will be a key member of the STARS organization and a link in our ability to execute our mission of saving lives safely within the chain of survival.

To explore this opportunity further, please submit your resume to

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The Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS) is a charitable non-profit organization that provides a safe, rapid, highly specialized emergency medical transport system for critically ill and injured patients.

STARS is a well recognized leader in critical patient care, rapid transportation, and emergency medical training and education. We have a unique model of community, corporate and government support that has led to an exemplary record of excellence in patient care and continuous innovation.

STARS has flown more than 27,000 missions since 1985, and operates from six bases across Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, including Calgary, Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Regina, Saskatoon and Winnipeg.