SOARing with Air Georgian
The way you join Air Georgian depends on your current level of flight experience.
Some or no flight experience
Always dreamed of becoming a pilot but unsure where to start? Our SOAR partners have been carefully selected and provide exceptional flight training programs within Canada. Get your commercial pilot license with a SOAR flight school and take advantage of SOAR perks.
We have several operational support roles available to low-time pilots or recent flight school graduates affiliated with one of our SOAR partners:
- Training Assistant
- Publications Technician
- Technical Writer
All support roles transition to a flight line position as a First Officer with Air Canada Express after one year of service. This experience, combined with mentorship and training during the operations support period prepare you for a successful transition to a flying position.
Instructor Rating Subsidy Pathway
We understand the challenge of completing your flight training and graduating with 200 hours of flight time, while airlines are looking for experienced pilots. We will help you build your hours and provide you with a 4-year career path.
Students of our SOAR partner flight schools are eligible to apply to participate in our Instructor Program. This program allows you to build hours and gain valuable pilot in command experience with a defined pathway into the Air Canada network.
Selected candidates will have their instructor rating fully funded by us. Upon instructor rating completion, pilots will instruct at their SOAR partner flight school for 12-18 months. Afterwards, they will transition to a First Officer position with Air Georgian.
Do you have a CPL and you’re looking to start your career? Instruct at one of our carefully selected SOAR flight schools to gain valuable flying experience, build PIC time and become eligible for SOAR. All instructors at SOAR flight schools are guaranteed an interview with us and get to enjoy all SOAR advantages including unique mentorship benefits and a defined career pathway into the Air Canada network.
703/704 Operator Pathway
Do you have your CPL multi-IFR? Fly with a SOAR partner airline to take part in our pathway program. All pilots are guaranteed an interview with us and we will guide you through the transition to regional airline pilot operating under the Air Canada Express banner. Pilots of our SOAR partners enjoy SOAR advantages including unique mentorship benefits and a defined career pathway into the Air Canada network.
Already affiliated with one of our partners?
Complete your SOAR application by clicking here.
Not affiliated with any of our partners?
Visit our careers portal to view and apply for one of our open positions.
Click here to view a list of our SOAR partner flight schools, colleges and operators.