Chief Pilot/Co-Captain

Midwest based Part 91 corporate flight department operating two CJ3 aircraft is currently seeking a Chief Pilot/Co-Captain to manage a three-person pilot team. A strong commitment to safety is expected.  Candidate must be hard working, professional, enthusiastic, and be able to work in a team environment.  Exceptional communication and customer service skills are needed.  Have the ability to fly internationally when required with a current US Passport.  Previous Chief Pilot experience is needed.  Citation 525B type rating and experience preferred. We are looking to hire the “Right Person” that can carry on the management duties of this flight department. This position will report directly to the Company CEO.  

Things to know about this position:

The goal is to hire the “Right Person” that is “User Friendly” that will be able to take over the role as Chief Pilot for a long-standing Part 91 flight department.  Personality will be important.  We are only Part 91 operating two CJ3’s.  Pilots average 200 hrs. per year with scheduled trips from one day up to sometimes 7 days including weekends and some Holiday’s.  Almost no pop-ups for same day departure.  Must be flexible at times because schedules do change. Easy to travel with is a must. Gets along on the road easily with different personality types and most importantly have fun.  We try to provide the best QOL in this position and share the wealth when it comes to pilot scheduling, time away, weekends, and days off.  We all work as a team and share the duties to help keep the planes cleaned, stocked, and appropriate navigation charts updated. 

Competitive salary commensurate with experience. Full benefits package with profit sharing.


  • Chief Pilot Experience 
  • FAA First or Second Class Medical
  • CJ3 experience preferred
  • 3500TT
  • 1500 PIC
  • 250 PIC Jet

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