Dornier 288 Captain

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Location: Yellowknife, NT, Canada
Job ID: R8212
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are an experienced ATPL Captain with 2000+ hours, looking for an opportunity to diversify your type rating on the Dornier 228. Summit Air is seeking a pilot for a 3 week on/3 week off rotation to Mary River, Nunavut.

If you have flown in Northern Canada and want to gain additional experience, this is the job for you!


  • Operate Dornier 228 aircraft safely and efficiently on rotation to Northern Canada
  • Stay current with all available flight information, including weather, and applicable NOTAMs where available, and determine fuel and oil requirements
  • Complete the aircraft pre-flight inspection, as well as all post-flight duties


  • Current Canadian ATPL
  • 2000 hours Total Time
  • 1500 hours PIC
  • 500 hours multi PIC
  • Familiarity with Dornier 228 preferred, but not required – training will be provided
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Experince flying North of 60 an asset
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with proven leadership ability
  • Commitment to safety culture
  • Successful completion of pre-employment drug & alcohol testing requirements
  • Must be fully vaccinated and provide valid COVID-19 vaccination record (unless you have a legitimate recognized medical or religious reason for not getting vaccinated)

Work Conditions

  • Rotating from a major Canadian city to Mary River on Baffin Island
  • 3 week on / 3 week off schedule
  • Company exams and training held annually in Yellowknife, NT

Additional Information:

Company Description

Summit Air, a member of the Ledcor Group of Companies, has been delivering remote aviation solutions to our customers for over 20 years. We have one of the largest and most diverse fleets in the industry. From moving cargo, to transferring passengers, to recreational flights for adventurers seeking to discover the North, we are a one-stop solution when it comes to safe and reliable aviation support. Learn more at 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging. 

View our full Inclusion & Diversity statement here.

Date Posted
Feb 2, 2022

27 Yellowknife Airport, 100 Dickins Street, Yellowknife, NT, Canada