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Last updated: 2019-09-23
Valid to: 2019-10-01
Job Role:
Pilot, Other
North America
Job description

On behalf of client Volga-Dnepr, we are recruiting an Operating Base Chief Pilot to be based in Houston, Texas.


  • Developing and updating regulatory documents on flight operations organization at the operating base;
  • Crew operative management at the operating base in accordance with the norms of work and rest schedule;
  • Arrangement and control of the process of flight crew professional training;
  • Arrangement and control of the process of flight staff preparation for flights;
  • Arrangement and control of after-flight measures performance;
  • Control of flight crew accommodation;
  • Check of flight staff work and flight documentation keeping correctness;
  • Arrangement, control of quality of piloting techniques, flight operations and aviation equipment condition;
  • Arrangement of post-flight analysis;
  • Performance of analysis and working out proposals on flight crew operations optimization at the operating base.
  • Development of proposals in the field of flight safety and aviation accidents prevention to be implemented at the operating base.


  • Must have dual US/Russian citizenship or Belarus/US citizenship
  • Availability of CPL(A), with instructor rating (current or previously);
  • Work experience as an aircraft captain for at least 5 years;
  • Knowledge and practical experience of aircraft crew members preparation and admission to flights.
  • Knowledge of Russian aviation legislation in terms of aircraft crew requirements, their admission to performance of their functions.
  • Understanding of aircraft’s and airline’s operational documentation in Russian.
  • Level of English proficiency is at least Upper-Intermediate;

Please note, this position will not require you to operate any flights.