Position: Seaplane Captain – Various Aircraft

Position: Seaplane Captain – Various Aircraft 2018-02-22T16:04:22-08:00

Location:  Vancouver Airport

Posting #:  YVR001

Seair Seaplanes is currently seeking dynamic qualified applicants for Captains on DHC-2 Beaver, DHC-2T Turbo Beaver and Cessna 208 Caravan, to operate scheduled and charter routes on the British Columbia coast, and work together with dispatch and Customer Service Agents. This job position is based out of Vancouver, British Columbia (CYVR).


  • Individuals, who are self-starters, work well with little supervision and work well in a team environment
  • Work together with dispatch and Customer Service Agents about routings, weather, and passenger loads
  • These individuals supervise the loading of fuel and cargo as well as manage the weight and balance control of the aircraft
  • Being able to communicate comfortably with ATC/Company in a High-Density Airspace location
  • Understanding of Satellite Tracking Systems
  • Maintaining safety standards and be compliant with Safety Management Policy of Seair
  • Communicate with passengers prior to and during flight regarding safety procedures
  • Thorough knowledge of Seair’s maintenance control


  • Minimum 1000 hrs of Fixed Wing Pilot in Command experience
  • Minimum 500 hrs Floatplane Pilot in Command experience
  • Current Class 1 Medical
  • Commercial Pilot’s Licence (Transport Canada Approved)
  • Valid Passport – able to operate in the USA
  • The ability to work in a changing environment
  • Good Customer service and communication skills
  • Safety Orientated, able to operate in remote locations along the British Columbia and Washington coast and be a self starter
  • Preference will be given to pilots with BC coast experience

To apply for this position, please email your resume to careers@seairseaplanes.com

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest in this position and advise that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.