The Pilot, Fixed Wing operates aircraft in support of missions that may involve the transport of passengers and/or cargo as well as medical evacuation flights. Participates in training and performs support missions in aircraft during day/night, under both visual meteorological conditions (VMC) and instrument meteorological conditions (IMC).
Roles for the Pilot Job
- (Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract)
Fly day and night, under visual and instrument meteorological conditions; required to maintain night currency and instrument proficiency.
- Ensure compliance with all standardization directives, aircrew training manuals, and ATP requirements.
- Transport passengers and/or cargo to include other missions as directed.
- Perform rated crewmember duties in accordance with ATP requirements.
- Plan and perform loading and unloading activities, compute the center-of-gravity position and ensure it is within prescribed limits at all times.
- Ensure the passenger and cargo compartments are properly configured for each mission.
- Verifies and maintains manifests for cargo and/or personnel.
- Ensure cargo and passengers are properly restrained and confirm security as required.
- Must be able to qualify for Pilot-in-Command (PC) status at the culmination of initial training and maintain PC status at all times, thereafter.
- Perform aircraft and ground servicing and training duties including fueling operations, aircraft configuration changes as assigned and required.
- May be assigned duties as PC, IP, MP, SP, ME or Lead Pilot as qualified, and perform other qualified duties as assigned
- Perform other administrative task as assigned.
- Perform additional duties related to flight operations as required.
Knowledge & Skills
- Qualification in assigned aircraft before or incident to assignment (B-1900D, C-208/B, DC-3TP, DHC-8-315).
- Demonstrate proficiency and understanding of aircraft systems, components, and operations.
- Thorough knowledge of FAA and ICAO regulations pertinent to operational requirements.
- Documented completion of a manufacturer’s course of instruction, military flight training or a Customer program of instruction in designated aircraft.
- Possess a current US passport or the ability to obtain one before assignment.
- Knowledge of Word, PowerPoint, and Excel highly desired.
- Individual must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense (DoD) Secret Security Clearance as a condition of employment. A current DoD Secret Security Clearance is preferred.
Pilot Job Requirements
- High school diploma or equivalent required.
- 2,500 total flight hours, including 1000 hours of turbine engine time.
- Minimum 250 hours multi-engine turbine or turbine pilot-in-command time based on assigned air craft type.
- FAA Commercial and Instrument Airman’s Certificate Airplane Multi-Engine Land/Instrument or Single-Engine Land/Instrument based on assigned aircraft.
- Current FAA Class II Medical Certificate.
- FCC Restricted Radiotelephone Operator Permit.
- Altitude chamber (hypobaric) training before or incident to assignment
- Night vision goggle (NVG) qualification may be required depending on the mission/program requirements
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