Helvetic Airways Non-Rated First Officers

Helvetic Airways Non-Rated First Officers

Website Helvtic Airways

From Helvetic Careers translated:

Helvetic Airways is a Swiss airline offering charter flights and wet-lease services to various destinations in Europe and North Africa.

Our commitment is to provide superior service with a personal touch and extra comfort and quality to make a difference to our guests.

If you would like to become part of our team, please use the online application process.


  • short haul flights: average flight time of 2h, two to four flights a day
  • a type rating on a Fokker 100, a tail-mounted jet-engine aircraft
  • home base: Zurich Airport
  • various part time models (40%, 60% or 80%)
  • only few night stops
  • possibility (in case of need and ability) for an instructor or management career
Minimum requirements:

  • age at least 20, max 45 years
  • 500h on JAR/FAR25 aeroplanes in MP(A) operations
  • holds a valid passport
  • holds an Commercial Pilot License (CPL) and completion of the Airline Transport Pilot License theory test (frozen ATPL) with a valid Instrument Rating (IR) and a valid medical class 1
  • MCC: application and selection possible without MCC. However, a working contract will only be issued after license endorsement of MCC
  • either successfully completed an apprenticeship (testimony BIGA or equivalent) or higher education (Matura, Abitur, etc.)
  • intellectual potential corresponding to higher grades of professional education
  • English: common language ICAO level 4 or higher
  • German: basic skills required
A Copilot shall have following personality/ability:

  • clearly taking responsibility for his actions
  • willingness to serve people in general
  • communicates in a clear, binding and socially acceptable way
  • personality in which people will trust
  • self-discipline and self-critique above average
  • proficient in operationally relevant parts of Procedures (PANS OPS)
  • basic flying skills (raw data flying, navigation, situational awareness) at advanced levels

Applications are online.