3FB Aerworx are continually growing and as such are looking for experienced RPA controllers to join our team. We provide specialist aerial solutions, not just aerial photography, providing a rewarding and challenging environment in which to work. 


RPA Controllers Required - Part Time / Casual Positions


Primary Duty: Remote Pilot

Other Duties: Payload Operator/ Observer/ Safety Observer


Location: Head Office Melbourne (Work Australia Wide)


The position will require you to operate a variety of RPA’s in a range of environments and sectors including environmental, industrial, construction and emergency services.

If successful you will be required interact with our customers, representing us on-site through efficient project execution, exceptional professionalism and a commitment to safe RPA operations.

The position will involve work across Australia requiring you to be away for periods of up to 4 weeks at a time.


Minimum Requirements:

  • CASA Issued Remote Pilots Licence (RePL) – Multirotor < 25 kg
    • Minimum of 10 logged hours as controller-in-command (>25kg MTOW)
    • Minimum of 50 logged hours of overall RPA CIC experience
  • Australian Drivers Licence – minimum endorsement is for a Car.
  • Provide First Aid (Level 2) – Course ID HLTAID003 including annual Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) refresher training – Course ID HLTAID001;
  • Construction Induction Red/White Card – Course ID CPCCWHS1001
  • National Police Check
  • Ability to travel and stay away from home
  • Ability to work in a team and alone with limited or no supervision
  • Experience with RPA operations, platform and sensor assembly, telemetry, radios, R/C transmitters, video downlinks, or general RPA field troubleshooting
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills;
  • High attention to detail

Additional Skills / Experience

  • CASA Issued Remote Pilots Licence (RePL) – Fixed Wing <7kg
  • Experience with “life on the road” / being deployed for long periods of time
  • Aviation Industry Experience
  • Sector experience (emergency, environmental, construction)
  • Video / Photography experience

If you are interested in joining the team please provide your resume, copy of RePL, AROC, extract of log book and any other relevant information to recruitment@3fbaerworx.com.au