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Operator Classification
Operator name: Zimex Aviation
Operator type: Regional
Region: Europe
Country: Switzerland
 
Pilots' Detailed Payscale - please state whether payscale is before or after tax
(pension, per diems and brief payscale are listed further down the page)
Effective from:
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(yearly, hourly etc)
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Guaranteed hours:
(if applicable)
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Addtional notes: No full medical cover (in case of illness) provided by the company, you have to get and pay for your own one. Turn over has increased a lot those last few years.    
 
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Fleet
Rank
Year
 
Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

last update

Capt top 5080E
2/Mar/15
Capt base 1900E
2/Mar/15
FO top 4380E 2/Mar/15
FO base 1200E 2/Mar/15
SO top
SO base
FE top
FE base
   
Flight Pay / Per Diem
last update
Capt 120$ for every day on the field/training. 180$ for every day on the field beyond 183 per year. Some bases are full board (no per diem) otherwise 40-60$
9/May/16
FO 120$ for every day on the field/training. 180$ for every day on the field beyond 183 per year. Some bases are full board (no per diem) otherwise 40-60$
9/May/16
SO
FE
   
Pension Details
last update
Company pension scheme available.  
9/May/16
   
Conditions
last update
Roster Travel, training & medical on your time off. Plan more on a 4-4.5 Off/5.5-6 On.
4/May/15
Leave
Staff travel Travel from home to departure airport at your own expense. No interline agreements whatsoever, positioning to/from duty with cheapest flight ticket.
28/Jul/15
Discounted
holidays
None
21/Apr/15
 
Employment Situation For Pilots
last update
  Current Situation:  
HIRING DHC-6/PC-6 31/Dec/17
   
  Outlook:  
     
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Positive   31/Dec/17
   
Entry Requirements
last update
  Captain  
For DHC6 Commander: 3000 hrs total flying experience, 1500 hrs PIC experience, 1000 hrs as PIC since gaining an IR, 1000 hrs turbo prop experience, 500 hrs on type, 50 hrs in the last 6 months. For PC6 Commander: 2000 hrs total flying experience, 1500 hrs PIC experience, 1000 hrs tail-wheel experience, 500 hrs on type. Good knowledge of English, preferably second language French, Portuguese or Spanish. Remote area and desert experience operating from the remote airstrips is a distinct advantage. 23/Nov/04
     
  FO  
DHC-6 First Officers: 1000 hrs as PIC or co-pilot, 500 hrs PIC experience, 50 hrs on type, 50 hrs in the last 6 months. Good knowledge of English, preferably second language French, Portuguese or Spanish. Remote area and desert experience operating from the remote airstrips is a distinct advantage. 23/Nov/04
     
  SO  
     
  FE  
     
  Scholorship  
 
   
Recruitment Process
last update
Interview with FLOM 16/Jul/07
     
Fleet
last update
  Current:  
ATR-72 8/Jan/18
     
  Orders:  
None   6/Jul/12
 
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
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  Preferred method of application:  
Only web applications accepted 6/Jul/12
     
  Name:    
Gregory Miles   6/Jul/12
  Job Title:  
Flight Operation Manager   16/Jul/07
  Address:    
ZIMEX AVIATION LTD, CHERSTRASSE 4, P.O. BOX, 8152 GLATTBRUGG, SWITZERLAND   3/Jan/08
       
Tel: +41 (0) 1 815 53 53 23/Nov/04
Fax: +41 (0) 1 815 53 21 23/Nov/04
Email: pilotapplications@zimex.ch 23/Nov/04
       
  Website:   
www.zimex.ch  
  Pilot vacancies webpage:   
 
  Online application form link:   
 
     
Bases For Pilots
last update
Algeria (basic containers) or South Sudan (crew house or average local hotel)   3/Aug/15

 

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