Express Cargo Aviation ATR Rated Captains and First Officers

Express Cargo Aviation ATR Rated Captains and First Officers

Website Zimex Aviation

ZIMEX AVIATION with its headquarters near Zurich-Airport, Switzerland and operation mainly in Europe, North Africa, the Middle and Far East, providing utility and cargo aviation services to oil companies, humanitarian agencies and non-governmental organizations since 1969 and since 2016 the European express cargo feeding market, is accepting applications for Commanders and First Officers.



  • ATR 42/72
  • DHC6 Landplane
  • DHC6 Amphibian
  • PC6T


  • Duty roster:
    • Express cargo: 2 weeks on, 2 weeks off
    • Utility fleet: Standard 5 weeks on and 5 weeks off. Other schemes may apply depending on client requirements.
    • Flexibility is expected in all cases.
  • Paid travel between home gateway airport and base.
  • Paid flight medical.
  • Paid accommodation and food while on duty.
  • All work-related expenses paid.
  • Work permits and visas are arranged and paid by the company.

Essential Qualifications

  • EASA Class l Medical
  • Valid type rating
  • English Minimum ICAO Level 4
  • PC6T and DHC6 pilots: ICAO license holders with PIC time on type are also invited to apply.

Experience Requirements

Zimex reserves the right to adjust these requirements without notice to meet customer demands.

Type Position Time on Type1 Tail-wheel PIC on Type Turbine Time Turbine PIC Total PIC ME Total PIC Total ME Total Time
PC6T 150 400 150 300 150 1’000 2502 1’500
DHC6 PIC 250 100 500 150 1’200 1’500 3’000
F/O 50 50 150 250 500
ATR PIC 1’000 3’000
F/O 500

1Time on similar type may be credited.
2 Preferred, for later transition to multi-engine aircraft.

Applications are via email with CV and Covering Letter.