Volunteer

Volunteer 2017-09-28T09:11:36+00:00
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Attention:
We have been receiving some inquiries for paid positions. Unfortunately we are not offering any paid positions at this time.

– INTERNATIONAL –

Field Pilot: Belize

Wings of Hope is looking for a volunteer pilot to fly medical evacuation missions in Belize, Central America, as part of the Belize Emergency Response Team (BERT). This one-year field assignment flying a newly refurbished Piper Cherokee 6 out of Belize City begins December 2017. Wings of Hope has been involved with this mission for over 30 years and has made a huge impact on the quality of health care for the entire country. This is an opportunity to make a difference in an English-speaking country roughly the size of New Hampshire. Position comes with a nice air-conditioned apartment large enough for two, a stipend, and four weeks’ vacation (two weeks, twice a year). Must have commercial pilot’s license, instrument rating, and logged a minimum 1,000 hours in small aircraft. A valid US Passport is required.

Field Aircraft Inspector

We are looking for a FAA certified A&P/IA that has recent experience on small single engine aircraft willing to travel for up to 2 weeks to perform annual inspections. Countries include: Belize(August), Nicaragua(October) and Tanzania(March). Travel expenses would be provided. English language skills are needed. Valid US passport is required. Aircraft are used to perform humanitarian work operated by non-governmental organizations.

– ST. LOUIS, MO –

Aircraft Avionics

Skilled at maintenance and repair of light aircraft avionics systems. 1-2 days per week.

Receptionist

General expectations include answering the phone, greeting visitors and guests, assistance with clerical functions (experience in MS Word and Excel is helpful.) 4 hours per week.

Experienced Pilots

Commercial license, instrument rated, single and light twin, a minimum of 1000 hours of logged flight time. Scheduled to fly at least two trips per month and attend one monthly Flight Operations Team meeting.

Aircraft Mechanics/Helpers

A&P licensed or not, must have light aircraft refurbishment skills. 4-8 hours per week.

Vehicle Mechanics

Experienced with the maintenance of cars and light trucks. Diesel and gas engine knowledge preferred. 4-8 hours per week.

Landscaping & Grounds

Volunteer(s) needed to cut grass and trim trees and shrubs. Familiarity with operation of power equipment including riding mower a prerequisite. (4-8 hours per week)

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Volunteers inspecting a M.A.T. plane and making repairs.