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Job Post: Skydive Allegan

 

Skydive Pilot

Need Flight hours?

Want some hands on time instead of instructing?

Or just something to do on the side?

We’re looking for a few Commercial SEL pilots to fly our High Performance 182 jump plane in Allegan.

We’re a busy Drop Zone located in Allegan, MI.  Our current schedule is Fridays 4pm‐8pm Sat/Sun 9am-8pm

We operate a well maintained and fast climbing Cessna 182 that is optimized for skydive operations. It has a 260hp motor, wing extensions, and jump handles.

Pilot requirements : Com SEL, High Performance endorsement & a good attitude

Contact Jeff Harden at (269) 352 – 9491 for questions and an interview.

*Pilots Needed ASAP*

Job Post: Flight 101

 

CFI Position

Flight 101, located at the Oakland County Airport (PTK), is hiring CFIs immediately.  Flight 101 operates a fleet of 4 C172, 1 C172RG, and 1 DA40  Information can be found at www.flight101ptk.com.  Any questions and resumes may be directed to Joel Pappas (joel.pappas@gmail.com).

Job Post: American Aces Aviation

 

CFI position

American Aces Aviation in New Hudson, MI is hiring CFIs. We instruct students in two Cessna 172s, a Cessna 152 and a Piper Arrow.

To apply: contact Jeff Franks at 734-323-2062. In order to be considered for this position, you must have at least a CFI. Some benefits include good pay, opportunities to log Piper Navajo and Piper Cherokee 6 time and will be given a current load of students.

Job Post: Dynamic Aviation

 

Oil Spill Response Pilot

Location: Salisbury, MD and San Juan, Puerto Rico 

Job Description:  The OSR Pilot role exists to provide safe and efficient operation of the aircraft to respond to any flight requests and be airborne within three hours of an oil spill call out or drill.

Job Responsibilities:                                                   

  • Available and prepared to fly 24/7/365 (except during agreed time off) and be airborne within three hours for our customer Marine Spill Response Corporation (MSRC)
  • Trained to MSRC requirements for low altitude spray, spotting, observing and aerial tracking
  • Maintain landing and instrument currency by flying on weekly training and currency flights
  • Able to be away from home to respond to an oil spill for at least one month at a time
  • Comply with all MSRC requirements as stated in the contract such as bucket tests, pilot currency, MSRC equipment inspections, etc.
  • Help complete all necessary aircraft maintenance and aircraft maintenance paperwork
  • Assist in loading dispersant, aircraft/engine washing, equipment maintenance and other general ground support duties
  • Help coordinate inventory ordering for OSR base and active OSR missions
  • Assist in maintaining the facility per Dynamic and MSRC requirements.
  • Assist other business segments with non-OSR staffing functions as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned 

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • FAA A&P license preferred
  • Must possess Commercial / Multi / Instrument ratings and a second class medical
  • Flexibility and willingness to fit into a challenging schedule to meet the demands of a 24/7 operation and be able to rotate into other Dynamic Aviation segments.
  • Ability to operate in a two pilot crew
  • Flight hour requirements:
    • Captains: 1500 total time, 200 multi-turbine, 50 instrument, 100-PIC King Air 90
    • First Officers: 500 total time, 50 multi-turbine, 20 instrument
  • Reside within 30 miles of the airport or be able to be at the airport within one hour of a call-out
  • A Personnel Security and Background Check.  The Client excludes from consideration individuals convicted of certain criminal offenses, including, but not limited to, DUI convictions.

APPLY AT:  https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=639871

Dynamic Aviation Group, Inc. offers a competitive salary and an excellent work environment. No calls or agencies please. Dynamic Aviation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, please visit www.dynamicaviation.com

Job Post: Dynamic Aviation

 

Part 135 Pilot (First Officer)

Location: Boston, MA & White Plains, NY

Job Description:
This role exists to operate as SIC and be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the aircraft and for the safety of all persons on board.

Job Responsibilities: Dynamic Aviation is recruiting King Air 200 First Officers. The successful candidate must be highly motivated, organized, and must exhibit strong leadership skills. The KA 200 Pilot will be responsible for conducting flights in accordance with Dynamic Aviation policies and procedures as well as within FAA regulations and guidelines. In addition, the successful candidate must be a team-oriented individual, capable of providing first class customer service and care.

Job Requirements:           

  • Commercial Pilot multi-engine with instrument rating (ATP preferred)
  • Meet the requirements of FAR 135.245
  • Valid first or second class medical
  • FCC Restricted Radiotelephone Operator Permit
  • Part 135 experience preferred
  • High level of integrity, honesty, and humility
  • Ability to work self-directed or closely with a team
  • Ability to prioritize multiple assigned duties
  • Ability to demonstrate exemplary performance as a professional aviator
  • High school diploma required, with relevant college degree preferred

Apply At: https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=13559851

 Dynamic Aviation Group, Inc. offers a competitive salary and an excellent work environment. No calls or agencies please. Dynamic Aviation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, please visit www.dynamicaviation.com

 

Part 135 Pilot (Captain)

Location: Boston, MA and White Plains, NY

Job Description:
This role exists to operate as PIC and be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the aircraft and for the safety of all persons on board.

Job Responsibilities: Dynamic Aviation is recruiting King Air 200 Captains. The successful candidate must be highly motivated, organized, and must exhibit strong leadership skills. The KA 200 Pilot will be responsible for conducting flights in accordance with Dynamic Aviation policies and procedures as well as within FAA regulations and guidelines. In addition, the successful candidate must be a team-oriented individual, capable of providing first class customer service and care.

Job Requirements:

  • ATP Multi-engine (unrestricted) certificate
  • Meet the requirements of FAR 135.243.a.1 and 61.159
  • The following minimum experience:
    • 1500 hours total time
    • 500 hours Cross Country
    • 100 hours Night
    • 75 hours of actual or simulated instrument time of which at least 50 hours were in actual flight
  • Valid first class medical
  • FCC Restricted Radiotelephone Operator Permit
  • Part 135 experience preferred
  • High level of integrity, honesty, and humility
  • Ability to work self-directed or closely with a team
  • Ability to prioritize multiple assigned duties
  • Ability to demonstrate exemplary performance as a professional aviator
  • High school diploma required, with relevant college degree preferred

Apply At: https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=13559841

Dynamic Aviation Group, Inc. offers a competitive salary and an excellent work environment. No calls or agencies please. Dynamic Aviation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, please visit www.dynamicaviation.com

 

Job Post: PlatformBrown

 

Are you a licensed pilot or current UAV operator? 

Become an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Operator for PlatformBrown

At PlatformBrown we provide UAV field services to enterprise customers through contracts with UAV manufacturers.  We match the pilot to the project with mission specific equipment. PlatformBrown is led by a team of proven entrepreneurs, technologists and aviation professionals who are seeking passionate and driven individuals to join our team.

We are currently looking for FAA licensed manned pilots with a sense of adventure and a love of cutting edge technology to join our team as an unmanned aerial vehicle operator. If you are intrigued by the emerging UAV space and enjoy a fast paced, high-energy environment, this is a rare opportunity to learn the latest UAV technology and be a part of a rapidly growing marketplace.

Responsibilities:

UAV operators will be trained on commercial grade equipment as well as operator software and then deployed to client sites across North America and around the globe. Operators will be responsible for the launch, management and successful recovery of unmanned aerial vehicles, systems and the necessary data those systems obtain. Operators will work directly with clients as necessary to manage and complete of wide variety of projects.

Industries we currently serve:

  • Agriculture
  • Mining
  • Construction
  • Surveillance

Both full and part time opportunities are available.  Competitive salary, benefits and bonus plans.

Requirements:

  • Must hold a current private, recreational or sport pilot license
  • Valid drivers license & US Passport
  • Previous UAV experience is not required but encouraged

Skills and Capabilities:          

  • Project management experience (1-3 years preferred but not required)
  • High comfort level with technology and strong interest in learning new skills
  • Ability to work remotely and independently as well as with a team.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and professional demeanor
  • Enjoy working outdoors
  • Available for frequent travel
  • Excellent communication skills and proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Bachelors degree preferred but not required
  • Culture fit is imperative.  We are an energetic, creative and tech savvy team looking to dominate our market.  We work hard, have fun and overachieve – so will you!

Job Post: Seaborne Airlines

 

Pilot- SAAB First Officer

Job Status: Full Time

Qualifications:

 * Must have ATP minimums and written test complete

 * 1500 hours fixed wing total time with at least 100 hours of that being multi-engine

 * A first class medical

 * Must be able to read, write, and fluently speak the English language

 * Must hold a United States passport

 * Great customer service skills and a positive attitude 

Benefits:

 * Health and Dental Insurance covered fully for single coverage

 * Pay is based on a 75 flight hours per month guarantee

 * Seaborne has jump seat agreements with major airlines

 * Two weeks vacation after your first year as an employee

 * Upgrade is based on individual performance and operational necessity. Average upgrade time is 1.5 – 2 years

Training: 

 * Seaborne provides accommodations and weekly per diem during training.

 * All new hires will be required to sign a 24 month training contract.

Signing Bonus 

* $2,500 which is paid upon completion of initial training including check ride.

* $2,500 after 6 months 

If you are interested in work with Seaborne Airlines please apply now.  https://seaborne-airlines.hiringthing.com/job/13820/first-officer-saab

Pilot- First Officer Otter

Job Status: Full Time

Qualifications:

 * Must have MES ATP

 * A first class medical

 * Must be able to read, write, and fluently speak the English language

 * Must hold a United States passport

 * Great customer service skills and a positive attitude

Training Bonus:

 * Upon successful completion of training and passing of check ride, candidate will be awarded a $3,000 training bonus

Benefits:

 * Health and Dental Insurance covered fully for single coverage

 * Pay is based on a 75 flight hours per month guarantee

 * Seaborne has jump seat agreements with major airlines

 * Two weeks vacation after your first year as an employee

 * Upgrade is based on individual performance and operational necessity. Average upgrade time is 1.5 – 2 years

Training:

 * Seaborne provides accommodations, transportation and weekly per diem during training.

Signing Bonus

* $2,500 Which is paid upon completion of initial training including check ride.

* $2,500 After 6 months

If you are interested in work with Seaborne Airlines please apply now. https://seaborne-airlines.hiringthing.com/job/13821/first-officer-twin-otter

Job Post: Crosswinds Aviation

 

Certified Flight Instructor

Crosswinds Aviation is seeking a CFI in Lansing, MI.  This is a satellite location of Crosswinds Aviation, which is based in Howell, MI.  Candidates must have a Certified Flight Instructor rating.

Interested candidates may contact Matt Dahline at matt@crosswindsaviation.com.

Job Post: PlatformBrown

 

Are you a licensed pilot or current UAV operator? 

Become an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Operator for PlatformBrown

At PlatformBrown we provide UAV field services to enterprise customers through contracts with UAV manufacturers.  We match the pilot to the project with mission specific equipment. PlatformBrown is led by a team of proven entrepreneurs, technologists and aviation professionals who are seeking passionate and driven individuals to join our team.

We are currently looking for FAA licensed manned pilots with a sense of adventure and a love of cutting edge technology to join our team as an unmanned aerial vehicle operator. If you are intrigued by the emerging UAV space and enjoy a fast paced, high-energy environment, this is a rare opportunity to learn the latest UAV technology and be a part of a rapidly growing marketplace.

Responsibilities:

UAV operators will be trained on commercial grade equipment as well as operator software and then deployed to client sites across North America and around the globe. Operators will be responsible for the launch, management and successful recovery of unmanned aerial vehicles, systems and the necessary data those systems obtain. Operators will work directly with clients as necessary to manage and complete of wide variety of projects.

Industries we currently serve:

  • Agriculture
  • Mining
  • Construction
  • Surveillance

Both full and part time opportunities are available.  Competitive salary, benefits and bonus plans.

Requirements:

  • Must hold a current private, recreational or sport pilot license
  • Valid drivers license & US Passport
  • Previous UAV experience is not required but encouraged

Skills and Capabilities:          

  • Project management experience (1-3 years preferred but not required)
  • High comfort level with technology and strong interest in learning new skills
  • Ability to work remotely and independently as well as with a team.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and professional demeanor
  • Enjoy working outdoors
  • Available for frequent travel
  • Excellent communication skills and proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Bachelors degree preferred but not required
  • Culture fit is imperative.  We are an energetic, creative and tech savvy team looking to dominate our market.  We work hard, have fun and overachieve – so will you!

Job Post: Immaculate Flight

 

Immaculate Flight is hiring to fill position of Scheduler.  This position will optimally be based in west Michigan, but can be handled remotely (employee can work from home).  This is a full time position that will require being on call from 2p-midnight 5 days a week. Salary is $30,000, health coverage after 90 days, 401k, and paid vacation (2 weeks after one year of service).  The optimal candidate will have a familiarization with aircraft types and airport codes, and be a good multitasker and problem solver. The candidate will serve as a liason betwern our clients and location managers to ensure orders are fulfilled in a timely manner.  There will also be some data entry and analysis done in Immaculate Flight's proprietary data tracking system.

Please submit resumes for this position to jobs@immaculateflight.com and put "GRR scheduler" in subject line.

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