Line Pilots

Martek Marine UAS Division is accepting expressions of Interest for the role of “Line Pilot”

Martek Marine undoubtedly lead the world in the emerging maritime UAV industry. We've just won the world's biggest ever civilian drone service contract. Yes, you heard right…. Our vision is to dominate this and other sectors and deliver true disruption to operations using drones. Could you be a superstar Line Pilot to help lead this? This is a chance in a lifetime to make a name for yourself and play a part in changing the world. 

Obviously, your next career move is critical and you’ll probably be looking for an outstanding opportunity to team up with a team of highly driven fun people, people determined to be the best.  Making the right choice of who you join is critical – you can’t afford to compromise.  At Martek our people strategy is to recruit the best people and to invest in performance development so that together we can fulfil our immense potential, achieve our vision and reap the rewards that come with success. Oh, and let’s have lots of laughs along the way!

Established in 2000, we’ve achieved stellar growth recognised by top business awards including 2 Queen’s Award for Enterprise.  Our brand is ‘edgy’ and we’re recognised as industry innovators as we embark on our mission to disrupt business operations using drones.

Opportunity knocks for us now to treble our turnover in 3 years- we’re determined to change the world with what we bring!  If this excites you and you want to be part of our success story, read on!

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

• Minimum of 500 hrs UAV flight time

• Minimum of 250 hrs of UAV experience with Max t/o weight above 150kgs

• Commercial UAV licence

• Ideally VHF radio licence – this can be provided if required

• Class 2 medical (or capable of achieving one)

• BVLOS experience

• Excellent flight planning and meteorology skills

• Sound knowledge of aviation regulations, National and EASA

• Good attention to detail

• Willingness to deploy as required, sometimes for several weeks at a time

• Good team player

If you are looking for an exciting career with a forward thinking company, then these roles could be ideal role for you

Martek Marine is committed to providing a world-class professional and safe operation, if you believe you are able and willing to deliver this and would like to be part of our team, then we would like to hear from you.


  • Salary to be discussed subject to experience
  • > 40 hours annual Continual Professional Development investment
  • Free fruit and free breakfast provided everyday 
  • Heavily subsidised gym membership & Fitbit health a fitness tracker 
  • Westfield Level 2 healthcare scheme 
  • Unlimited holidays as long as you get the job done 
  • Work the hours you want as long as you get the job done
  • Free parking
  • Monthly budget for a whole company fun event
  • Monthly department budget for lunch out, or another team building event of the dept’s choice 
  • Free flu jab 
  • Regular off-site away days and team celebration events

Please note, due to the expected number of responses, only applicants that meet the above criteria will receive a reply.

Please send your CV and covering letter to

Please do not apply unless you meet the above requirements

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