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4 Mar 2017

Full-Time Pilot

Dyncorp Flight – Posted by Sunlit Centre Kenya Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya

Job Description

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).

 Complies with all customer and program standardization directives, aircrew training manuals (ATM), and aircrew training program (ATP) requirements.

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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