Texas, United States
Transport Company partners to national and international destinations as needed.
Priority functions / Accountabilities:
- Check aircraft prior to flights to ensure that the engines, controls, instruments and other systems are functioning properly.
- Choose routes, altitudes, and speeds that will provide the fastest, safest, and smoothest flights.
- Contact control towers for takeoff clearances, arrival instructions, and other information, using radio equipment.
- File instrument flight plans with air traffic control so that flights can be coordinated with other air traffic.
- Monitor engine operation, Engine Program, fuel consumption, and functioning of aircraft systems during flight.
- Plan flights, following government and company regulations, using aeronautical charts and navigation instruments.
- Navigate the aircraft by using cockpit instruments and visual references.
- Conduct in flight tests and evaluations at specified altitudes and all types of weather, in order to determine the receptivity and other characteristics of equipment and systems.
- Maintain aircraft by scheduling maintenance, cleaning and inspections. Locate parts needed for maintenance.
- Coordinate scheduling of flights and needs of aircraft partners
- Schedule flight catering as needed.
- Review fuel prices and negotiate fuel and hanger fees.
- Log information in flight records, such as flight times, altitudes flown and fuel consumption.
III. Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duties satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- At least 5 years of experience is required
- G200 Type Rating (Preferred)
- Minimum HS diploma or equivalent required
- Be available at all times, other than scheduled time off
- Must have a commercial pilot’s license from the FAA
- Educated through flight school or independent instructor
- Excellent verbal communication and listening skills.
- Identify complex problems and take action with appropriate solutions
- Respond quickly with good judgement to any impending danger
- Successfully passed medical exam within the past year
Texas, United States
Operations / Management, Pilot