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turbo prop captain flying for air cargo carriersTurbo Prop Captain Positions

Join the Air Cargo Carrier Family and train with the best! Become a Turbo Prop Captain & a Valued Crew member with One of the Most Reliable Air Cargo TEAMS in the Industry. For 30 years Our planes have been flying scheduled daily flights for clients such as DHL, FedEx & UPS.

Air Cargo Carriers Routes by Various City Pairs – Majority of openings CONUS fly overnight between city pairs and have a rotation schedule. Our San Juan base is typically daytime operations. (Not all locations have open slots available and individuals are not guaranteed a specific location but the ability to bid on desired location available after training.)

We offer Three Weeks On, One Week Off Rotational Schedule for various US mainland routes.

Total Compensation Package Year 1: 75K (base salary, per diem and yearly retention bonus)

Total Compensation Package Year 2: 90K (base salary, per diem and yearly retention bonus)

Captains receive while in training:  Paid training plus per diem, Lodging, Transportation and Reimbursement for travel to MKE paid up to $300

 Education Requirements

(Minimum) Job Requirements:

  • Commercial Multi-engine rating, Instrument rating
  • Experienced SD3 PIC type rated (a plus)

Experience Requirements

Direct Hire Captain candidates must have at a minimum the following flight times in a fixed wing aircraft:

  • 1,200 hours total time
  • 500 hours cross country
  • 100 hours night time
  • 75 hours instrument flight time (25 hrs of which may be in a full flight simulator)

 Preferred Qualifications

  • 1500 hrs total flight time
  • SC3 PIC type rating
  • Previous 135 flight experience (cargo or passenger) OR
  • Flight Instructor experience of 1+ yrs
  • 250+ hours of multi-engine flight time experience

Minimum Job Requirements:

Must Have in Addition to Minimum Total Time:

  • Experienced SDC PIC type rated (a plus) not a requirement
  • Previous 135 cargo operations (a plus) not a requirement
  • First or Second Class FAA Medical
  • FCC Radiotelephone Operator Permit
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Valid US Passport
  • Must be willing to relocate to assigned base during work rotation
  • Must be able to pass drug and alcohol pre-employment test
  • Must be able to pass a 10 year criminal history background check

Benefits included:

  • Reimbursement for travel to training (up to $300 after successful check ride)
  • Medical, dental, vision, life insurance,
  • 401(K)
  • Paid vacations
  • Paid holidays
  • Partial relocation assistance once assigned to a permanent base
  • Uniform allowance
  • Education tuition reimbursement

Air Cargo Carriers, LLC is also a proud member of CASS and KCM.

Air Cargo Carriers, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other legally protected status.