DHC6 First Officer


This is a Fulltime position in Land’s End Airport or Newquay Cornwall Airport posted October 12, 2017.

DHC6 First Officer

One of Cornwall’s largest companies, the Isles of Scilly Steamship Group provides air and sea links for passengers and freight from the UK mainland to the Isles of Scilly. Due to continued growth and expansion of our Skybus airline, we’re now looking for DHC6 First Officers.


Title: DHC6 First Officer


Location: Land’s End Airport or Newquay Cornwall Airport


Hours of work: Full time.


Salary:  £25,625


Job Description:

You will be based at either Lands End or Newquay Cornwall Airport.  Rosters will change at short notice so living nearby is essential. Successful applicants will be trained at the company’s expense, and will receive a DHC6 type rating, subject to passing ground and flight examinations.  There will be a financial bond /loan for 24 months after appointment.


Closing Date: 27th October 2017

Please note that we do not have time to reply to your applications individually.  We will be holding interviews in November; if you have not heard from us by the end of November then I’m afraid you have not been selected.


Job Requirements

To apply for the post you must:

  • Hold a valid Part-FCL ATPL (full or frozen)
  • Hold a valid Class 1 Medical with at least 3 months validity
  • Have completed an MCC course.
  • An Instrument Rating on a multi-engine aircraft without a glass cockpit, with at least 3 months validity
  • Be fluent in spoken and written English
  • Have the right to live and work in the UK
  • Have at least 300 hours flying experience as PIC
  • Be available to start work in January 2018
  • Be able to supply references from all your employers for the last 5 years.



To apply:


  1. Download a blank application form from here
  2. Complete and sign the application form.
  3. Scan the completed application form to a single pdf file with filename [your name] application form.pdf (e.g. John Smith pilot application form.pdf).
  4. Scan your CV to a single pdf file with filename [your name] CV .pdf (e.g. John Smith CV.pdf)
  5. Send an email with the subject line titled: [your name] application form , with the application form attached (not in-line)  to skybuspilotjobs@gmail.com
  6. Send a second email with the subject lined titled: [your name] CV, with the CV file attached to skybuspilotjobs@gmail.com

How to Apply

As above