Dash 8 - Captains (Australia)

Dash 8 - Captains (Australia)

companySkytrans Pty Ltd
locationCairns QLD, Australia
remotePartially remote
PublishedPublished: Published 2 weeks ago
ExpiresExpires: Expiring in 1 month
Captain / Commander

Aircraft type

Dash 8/ 100 -200 - 300 - 400

Areas of operation


Welcome Aboard!

Who We Are

Skytrans has a long & distinguished history of flying within Queensland. With a high performing customer focused team, our turboprop fleet take to the skies each day with pride and professionalism, supporting the needs of the communities within regional, remote and outback Queensland and the Torres Strait.

As Queensland’s leading regional aviation operator, we are committed to delivering the highest level of safety whilst ensuring excellent customer service for all our passengers via our Regular Public Transport routes, resource sector and government sector charter services.

About the role

Due to growth opportunities, we are currently seeking applications from motivated, safety conscious and highly skilled Flight Crew who are interested in joining our team. 

We are accepting applications from Pilots who are Dash 8 type rated or non-type rated.


The following is the selection criteria for the role:

• Australian ATPL (A)

• 3000 hours total time

• 1500 hours as pilot in command of aircraft > 5700kg MTOW

• 500 hours as pilot in command of a Turboprop or Jet Aircraft above 13,000kg

• Type Rating (DHC8) preferred but not essential

• CASA Class 1 Aviation Medical Certificate

+ the following general requirements 

• Possess high-level operational flight standards

• Are motivated to perform in a disciplined and busy flight environment

• Are industrious, proactive, and inspired to be part of a growing operation.

• Have a pro-compliance attitude

Fields of study

  • Flight Deck

Required degree level

  • Diploma of Higher Education

Required languages

  • English