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FAASTeam Notice
Type: General Information
Notice Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Notice Number: NOTC2996
Openings for Helicopter Pilots at Minneapolis FSDO
This notice expired on
Thursday, August 31, 2023

Are you a highly qualified helicopter pilot and want to make a difference in Aviation Safety?

The Minneapolis FSDO is specifically looking for Helicopter Pilots to be FAA Aviation Safety Inspectors.   You will receive quarterly flight training to maintain currency.

See the following link for minimum requirements and additional information on how to apply:

The FAA offers a highly competitive starting pay dependent on your experience and opportunities for career advancement with starting pay up to GS-12, Step 5 for qualified applicants, and promotion opportunities.  See for additional information on local pay charts.

Additionally, a signing bonus and relocation assistance may be possible.  

There are many additional benefits to Government Employment such as health insurance, life insurance options, a matching retirement plan, pension plan and paid leave.

Minimum paid time off - 24 days per year (Holiday leave: 11 days per year; vacation leave: 13-26 days accrued per year depending on length of service).

Sick leave is accumulated at 13 days per year.

Flexible scheduling (normally M-F) and situational teleworking available.

If you are interested in more information, send your name and phone number to the Minneapolis FSDO at:, and someone will contact you. MSP FSDO informational link: