ATR Captain(s) - YPL

ATR Captain(s) - YPL
Pickle Lake
As per the CBA
Flight Operations
Anticipated Start Date
Anticipated Training Start
Deadline To Apply
Friday February 9th 2024

Job Summary

ATR 42/72 Captains are responsible for the safe operation of company aircraft in accordance with all applicable Transport Canada Regulations, Wasaya Company Policies and the Wasaya Airways LP Company Operations Manual.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operating and navigating aircraft
  • Choosing safe and efficient flight routes
  • Performing aircraft inspections before and after flying
  • Communicating with the required agencies and employees
  • Ensuring the safety and comfort of passengers, crew, and aircraft
  • Analyzing flight plans and weather conditions
  • Calculating fuel and managing aircraft systems
  • Filing mandatory paperwork and checking pre-flight documentation
  • Foster a healthy working environment and promote a positive climate within the workplace.
  • Perform and uphold Wasaya’s Customer Care Commitments to both internal and external customers.
  • Any other related duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications

  • 3500 Total flight time
  • Valid Airline Transport Pilots License (ATPL)
  • Valid Group 1 Instrument Rating
  • IATRA/ATPL exams written and current. 
  • Valid Transport Canada CAT 1 medical
  • Canadian Passport or Permanent Resident Card
  • Must be able to obtain a RAIC (Restricted Area Identity Card)
  • Must be able to travel to the US and meet TSA approval for Simulator Training
Preference will be given to candidates with qualifications beyond the basic requirements:
  • Applicants who possess a Canadian ATPL
  • Applicants which possess a current ATR 42 Type Rating
  • Applicants which possess an ATR Type Rating
  • Applicants with 705 experiences
  • Applicants with Northern Gravel Operational Experience
  • Applicants with freight/ bulk fuel experience
  • Applicants with two crew multi-engine turbine experience
  • Graduates from an Aviation College degree or diploma program
  • Applicants with commercial or Military flight experience
  • Applicants with Flight Management System (FMS) and/or glass cockpit experience


If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to:

Human Resources
Wasaya Airways LP
201 Kelner Place
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6V3
Fax: (807) 789-1645