ATR Commercial Pilot

Job Number: 011
Term: full-time
Closing Date: February 29, 2020

ABOUT US: GCS Energy Services Ltd. is a large industrial contractor committed to providing excellent construction quality. With offices in Red Deer, Hardisty, and now the booming Bakken oil play zone of Virden, Manitoba, GCS offers diverse services for large scale projects. Backed by an outstanding commitment to safety, along with extensive experience, our specialties include general, electrical and civil contracting, custom crushing, and a heavy equipment rental division. The ultimate goal of GCS Energy Services Ltd. is to deliver quality for our valued clients safely, efficiently and on budget. Whatever it takes, each and every time.

ABOUT THE JOB: Our Aviation division consists of four (4) twin engine aircraft, two (2) full time pilots and a full-time engineer to keep our fleet up to date and moving efficiently throughout Western Canada and the United States. The successful candidate will be responsible for transporting passengers and cargo throughout Western Canada and into the USA. They will fly a corporate fleet of aircraft consisting of two (2) PA-31 Navajos and two (2) King Air 90s. Must be able to work flexible hours on a full-time basis and able to accommodate a regular flight schedule. Responsible for coordinating with air traffic controllers, generating flight plans, observing weather patterns and other duties related to this position. Shall maintain a professional demeanor at all times and provide excellent customer service to passengers. Overnight, weekend and extended stay travel will be required.


  • A current commercial pilot’s license with multi-engine endorsement and Class 1 instrument rating. Minimum 2000 hours, 1000 Pic multi-time
  • Strong problem identification and resolution skills
  • High level of independent judgment and decision-making skills and willingness to accept responsibility for decisions made
  • Works well under pressure
  • Strong knowledge of relevant regulations and procedures
  • Ability to work well individually and in a team environment

This is a full-time salary based position with a per flight hour wage adder. Full group benefits including group RRSP, a health-expense reimbursement plan and life/disability group insurance coverage are available on completion of 3-months continuous employment.

GCS offers great wages, benefits, and respect for every employee. Our progressive, team-focused company culture is something you will want to experience. Send your resume, applicable training tickets, and work references to or fax 780-888-2100. Visit for more job postings and information. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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