• Full Time
  • Dallas, TX
  • February 3, 2023
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Type of Employer: Employer

Position Details

Position: Captain
- EMB-120

Type of Operation: Small Cargo (135)

Location: Dallas, TX

Location Terms: Must Live in Base

Compensation: $97,091 Annual Salary

Signing Bonus: $100,000 - Retention Bonus

Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Ameriflight, LLC is the nation’s largest Part 135 Cargo airline and the unparalleled leader in scalable, outsourced aviation services to the regional express airfreight market.  Our diversified portfolio of offerings allow major cargo integrators, manufacturers, aircraft operators and freight forwarders to adapt to the ever-changing demands and speed of a modern air cargo supply chain.

We operate over 150 dedicated cargo aircraft, including the Saab 340B, Embraer 120, Fairchild SA227, Beechcraft 1900, and Beechcraft 99 from bases across the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

About the position: 

Captain in EMB-120 operating under FAR135.267 flight time limitations and rest requirements
Regular schedule is 3 weeks on (Mon-Fri), 1 week off
Trips may last multiple days
Weekend flying available with additional compensation
Domestic and international flying
1st class medical preferred
First year compensation is up to $174,000 annually
$97,091 base salary
$31,000 mileage incentive*
$46,000 pilot load compensation*
Retention bonuses of up to $100,000

* Pilot incentives based on average weight and mileage of trips flown 11/1/21 – 10/31/22
Position Requirements: 

Must meet FAR 135.243(c) requirements for PIC in IFR conditions
3,000 TT, 1000 PIC, 500 hours XC (defined at point to point), 500 multi, 500 turbine, 200 hours instrument (50 must be in an aircraft), 100 hours night
Previous FAR121/135 experience
Instrument Proficiency Check or 121/135 recurrent within past 6 months
Commercial Pilot License multi-engine land with instrument rating, high performance and complex endorsements
First Class or Second Class Medical (First Class required for international operations)
FCC Restricted Radiotelephone Operator Permit
Valid driver’s license
Current Passport
English Proficient
Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without visa sponsorship, and travel unrestricted in and out of the U.S.
Must have a valid Driver’s License and meet all company insurance criteria
Pilot Benefits: 

Ameriflight is a proud partner of United Airlines Aviate Pilot Program and the UPS Flightpath Pathway Program
Ability to bid specific base, equipment and domicile
Jumpseat privileges with CASS partners, including American, Alaska, Allegiant, Atlas Air, FedEx, Frontier, Horizon, JSX, Omni Air, Southwest, Spirit, United, UPS and more.
Known Crew Member (KCM) privileges available
Paid training, including transportation, lodging, and per diem
Company paid Type-Rating
Reimbursement for Pilot Medical Certificate  (not retroactive to pre-hire)
Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits
Company provided Life Insurance

Requirements to Apply

Required Pilots License

License Type: Commercial

Ratings: Airplane Multi Engine LandInstrument Airplane

Medical Certificate Required

Class: Second Class

Education Requirement

Minimum Education: No Degree Required

Other Requirements

Passport Required: Yes

FCC Radio Operator Permit Required: Yes

Required Flight Hours

Total Flight Time: 3000 Instrument: 200
Pilot in Command: 1000 Cross Country: 500
Multi Engine: 500 Night: 100
Turbine Engine: 500 Time in last 3 months: --
Turbine PIC: -- Time in last year: --
Time towards 121.436(a)(3): -- Additional Experience: --

Other Requirements