The pilot falls under the flight crew division of the flight operations department, and is responsible for providing outstanding service to charter customers by using excellent, in-depth knowledge of company procedures and FAA regulations. The purpose of the flight operations department is to provide safe, secure, convenient air transportation in line with client demands.
Responsibilities and Duties
Work to ensure safety is never compromised, working with the safety manager.
Greet customers in a friendly, professional manner. Develop a rapport with aircraft owners and passengers.
Inspect aircraft for cleanliness and upkeep prior to customer arrival
Communicate often and in a timely fashion in person, by phone, and by email. Advise flight ops of customer preferences.
Must have knowledge of applicable regulations and operating rules, and maintain technical knowledge, skills, and competency by continuing education and practice
Operate the aircraft within safety and compliance restraints including negotiating fuel rates with FBO's and use company resources in order to keep wastefulness at a minimum
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Pilot is the final authority as to the determination for the safety and regulatory compliance of each flight assigned
Keep current on technical and regulatory knowledge, skill and competency by reading and ongoing training
Monitor dates of pilot qualification courses
Monitor contents of aircraft cans for proper paperwork, insurance information, and customs forms
Attend regular pilot meetings
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Required Education and Experience
Pilots must be typed in at minimum one aircraft listed above - Have acquired 2500 hours total time, and 1,500 hours PIC
Possess a valid 1st class medical
Attend Part 135 simulator training
Meet the requirements of 14CFR, Part 135.243 (a)(1) and (c)
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
Acceptable driving record
Ability to pass a background check
Zero tolerance drug free company
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