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Sean Craigen - Calgary, AB
Sean Craigen dreamed of motorcycle racing since childhood. In May, 1991, at age 20, he participated in his inaugural road race. It was a...

STARS Career Opportunity


Location: Organization-wide

STARS is seeking professional Helicopter Pilots in anticipation of planned expansion. Applicants should have at least 1500 hours of rotary experience, a helicopter Airline Transport Licence or Commercial Licence with the HATRA exam completed, Group 4 Instrument and Helicopter Night ratings. The position requires the applicant to work a schedule of day and night shifts to make our 24/7/365 patient care mission possible. The successful applicant should thrive in a highly engaging team based environment. Excellent communication and organizational skills are expected.

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

Most 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.

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.