Responsible for safely operating the assigned aircraft and handling all aspects of the flight to which they are assigned. Responsible for ensuring the aircraft is in airworthy condition prior to the flight. Must ensure compliance with all Federal, state, local and foreign regulations, as well as the policies and procedures specified in the company operations manual.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Acting as pilot in command (PIC) of scheduled flights. Providing excellent customer service to passengers. Complying with schedules, and other directives governing the aircrafts operation. Ensuring that preflight inspections are performed at least one hour prior to scheduled flight. Studying weather conditions at destination, en-route, alternate airports and departure points. Preparing flight plans. Ensuring that the aircraft is clean and prepared for flight with all provisions on board for the safety and comfort of the passengers. Reviewing and calculating the aircraft weight and balance, fuel on board and performance charts to ensure the necessary margin of safety prescribed by company regulations. Supervising the first officer (second in command) in any duties necessary for the smooth, safe and efficient operation of the aircraft. Making decisions necessary to start, delay, or cancel flights, deviate the flight from planned route or destination when operation conditions dictate. Reporting any unusual incident and/or aircraft malfunction to the Director, Aviation Services.
Expected Areas of Competence
?Sound judgment and considerable independent thinking required. ?Must exercise a high degree of care to prevent possible, considerable loss. ?Strong communication skills required. ?Ability to interact with all levels of management.
?Bachelors degree in Aviation or related required ?Must have 5000+ hours total flight time, with extensive International flight experience.
?Type rating and operating experience in Gulfstream G550/450 Preferred. ?Valid ATP license and rating and First Class Medical certificate.
?Up to 30% overnight
Work location: Oxford, CT Candidates must live within a 90 minute travel time to Waterbury/Oxford Airport - KOXC
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