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Captain - Falcon, Citation Job

Date: Jul 22, 2022

Location: Denton, TX, US, 76207-2198

Company: PACCAR

Company Information


PACCAR, Inc is a Fortune 200 company established in 1905. We are recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks.


The PACCAR flight department is an established part of the company business model and long-term vision of the company’s continued success.  Employment with PACCAR includes a full range of industry leading benefits to include medical, dental, and vision care, 401(K) matching contributions, paid vacation and sick time, and a pension.  PACCAR operates three Falcon 50EX based in Seattle, one Citation 560XL from Denton, TX and a DHC-2 Turbine Beaver out of Vancouver, BC. 


Requisition Summary


The successful candidate will become a Citation 560XL or Falcon 50EX captain based in Denton, TX under FAA Part 91. The captain is responsible for the safe conduct of flights to which they are assigned and reports directly to the Denton chief pilot. When assigned to a flight, the captain has the final authority in the operation of the aircraft. Captains must ensure compliance with all federal, state, local and foreign regulations as well as the policies and procedures specified in the company operations manual. Captains are the company’s most visible representative to the passengers and must act with tact and decorum while ensuring an efficient and safe operation.


Job Functions and Responsibilities

 

  • Act as pilot in command (PIC).
  • Provide customer service for passengers.
  • Comply with schedules and other directives governing the aircraft’s operation.
  • Ensure preflight inspections are performed.
  • Study weather conditions at destination, en route, alternate airports and departure points.
  • Prepare flight plans (or review flight plans prepared by a scheduler dispatcher or outside provider).
  • Ensure that the aircraft is clean and prepared for flight with all provisions on board for the safety and comfort of the passengers.
  • Review and calculate the aircraft weight and balance, fuel on board and performance charts.
  • Use checklists as directed through Company Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s).
  • Supervise the SIC in any duties necessary for the safe, smooth and efficient operation of the aircraft
  • Coordinate the functioning of all crewmembers assigned to the flight.
  • Monitor crew performance, share knowledge with crewmembers and evaluate crew member potential for advancement.
  • Make decisions necessary to start, delay, or cancel flights and deviate the flight from planned route or destination when operating conditions dictate.
  • While on duty, remain available to crew and departmental staff through company cell phones and email.
  • Complete annual departmental and corporate training.
  • Work nonstandard schedule which may include weekends and holidays.

 

Physical Demands

 

  • Working indoors and outdoors in all types of weather.
  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, pushing and pulling.
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Airline Transport Pilots license (ATP).
  • Current First Class medical certificate.
  • Multi engine land and appropriate Type rating.
  • Current Pilot in Command (PIC) proficiency endorsements (FAR 61.58).
  • Minimum 3000 hours total flight time.
  • 1000 hours Turbine powered multi-engine.
  • Speak and understand radiotelephony communications as per ICAO Annex 1.
  • Ability to pass TSA and Port of Seattle background screening for ID badge and ramp driving privileges. 
  • Valid passport and driver’s license.

 

Skills Required

 

  • Strong customer service skills, high attention to detail, adaptable, excellent follow-through and responsiveness. 
  • Ability to work as a team player.
  • Excellent Communication skills.
  • Environmental awareness and stewardship.
  • Self-starter disciplines.

 

Preferred Experience

 

  • Dassault Falcon 50EX.
  • Safety Management Systems (SMS) and risk assessment.

 

Education

 

  • High School Diploma Required. Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Proficiency with business software including MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.

 

Benefits

 

PACCAR offers comprehensive benefits from time of hire through retirement for vested employees and their families. As a U.S. Salaried PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

 

  • Medical, Dental and Vision plan options
  • Flexible spending accounts and health savings account
  • 401(k) with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 5%
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • 12 paid holidays, sick and vacation time
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Paid short-and long-term disability program
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more


PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity / Protected Veteran / Disability Employer.
PACCAR is an eVerify Employer.