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Pilot Fixed Wing - Fresno, CA (SkyLife), Off-Duty Housing Available!
Air Methods
Fresno, CA 93707
Flight Operations Intern - Chief Pilot Office (Parachute)
UPS
Parachute, CO 81635
Inland Captain/Pilot
Harley Marine Services
Channelview, TX 77530
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Brockton)
Executive Jet Management
Brockton, MA 2301
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Medford)
Executive Jet Management
Medford, MA 2155
First Officer Pilot
Skywest Airlines
Los Angeles, CA 90011
Flight Operations Intern - Chief Pilot Office (Bailey)
UPS
Bailey, CO 80421
Remote Pilot Operator
Chickasaw Nation Industries
Oklahoma City, OK 73169
Aviation Pilot Captain
Apache Corporation
Houston, TX 77020
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Belmont)
Executive Jet Management
Belmont, MA 2478
CONTINGENT Aircraft / Aircrew Scheduler
Imagine One
Lexington Park, MD 20653
Corporate Pilot
Bigelow Companies
Las Vegas, NV 89105
Flight Operations Intern - Chief Pilot Office (Durango)
UPS
Durango, CO 81301
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Danvers)
Executive Jet Management
Danvers, MA 1923
Air Shuttle Pilots (First Officers)
Xojet
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Pilot EX
North Memorial
Faribault, MN 55021
Pilot Helicopter NFAM/Aero Med Traverse City Full-time
Spectrum Health
Traverse City, MI 49685
AS350 HELICOPTER PILOT - $6,000 COMMUTER BONUS - Williston, ND
Guardianflightamgh
Williston, ND 58801
(PHX) Remote Pilot Operator (RPO)
SAIC
Phoenix, AZ 85002
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Methuen)
Executive Jet Management
Methuen, MA 1844
Pilot in Command, Falcon 900EX EASy - Islip, NY (ISP)
Executive Jet Management
Islip, NY 11751
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Waltham)
Executive Jet Management
Waltham, MA 2453
Captain C208 Pilot
Wiggins Airways
Newark, NJ 7101
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Woburn)
Executive Jet Management
Woburn, MA 1801
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Franklin)
Executive Jet Management
Franklin, MA 2038
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Lawrence)
Executive Jet Management
Lawrence, MA 1840
Pilot Rotor Wing - Lansdale, PA (JeffSTAT)
Air Methods
Lansdale, PA 19446
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Westborough)
Executive Jet Management
Westborough, MA 1580
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Hudson)
Executive Jet Management
Hudson, MA 1749
Pilot Rotor Wing - Buckhannon, WV (HealthNet) - $15,000 Stipend & ODH
Air Methods
Buckhannon, WV 26201
Commercial Airline Pilot - First Officer
Republic Airways
Miami, FL 33196
Pilot Rotor Wing - Tucumcari, NM (TriState CareFlight) $10K Stipend & ODH
Air Methods
Tucumcari, NM 88401
Pilot
Dialysis Clinic, Inc., (DCI)
Nashville, TN 37211
Flight Operations Intern - Chief Pilot Office (Golden)
UPS
Golden, CO 80401
Flight Operations Intern - Chief Pilot Office (Palisade)
UPS
Palisade, CO 81526
Pilot Rotor Wing - Lakewood, CO (Flight for Life Colorado)
Air Methods
Denver, CO 80226
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Marshfield)
Executive Jet Management
Marshfield, MA 2050
FIXED WING PILOT - $10,000 SIGN ON BONUS - BLANDING, UT
Guardianflightamgh
Blanding, UT 84511
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Dorchester)
Executive Jet Management
Dorchester, MA 2121
Lead Pilot in Command CL650 Peachtree GA PDK
Executive Jet Management
Atlanta, GA 30301
Pilot Rotor Wing - Fort Meyers, FL (Lee Flight)
Air Methods
Fort Myers, FL 33912
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Somerville)
Executive Jet Management
Somerville, MA 2143
SIC - Gulfstream G200
JetLinx
Bedford, MA 1730
Pilot in Command, G550 based in Farmingdale, NY (KFRG)
Executive Jet Management
Farmingdale, NY 11737
Helicopter Air Ambulance Pilot (IFR/PIC)(EC135)-LCH-LA
Metro Aviation
Lake Charles, LA 70602
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Springfield)
Executive Jet Management
Springfield, MA 1109
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Marblehead)
Executive Jet Management
Marblehead, MA 1945
Pilot for Horizon Air
Horizon Air
Medford, OR 97501
Air Shuttle Pilots (First Officers)
Xojet
Mather, CA 95655
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Worcester)
Executive Jet Management
Worcester, MA 1604
Pilot Rotor Wing - Artesia, NM (Care Flight) - $10,000 Stipend
Air Methods
Artesia, NM 88210
Pilot - Idaho
Verisk Analytics
Caldwell, ID 83605
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Norton)
Executive Jet Management
Norton, MA 2766
SIC - Citation 650
JetLinx
Houston, TX 77020
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Allston)
Executive Jet Management
Allston, MA 2134
Pilot Rotor Wing - Prestonsburg, KY (HealthNet) - $12,500 Stipend & ODH
Air Methods
Debord, KY 41214
Flight Operations Intern - Chief Pilot Office (Burlington)
UPS
Burlington, CO 80807
Flight Operations Intern - Chief Pilot Office (Trinidad)
UPS
Trinidad, CO 81082
Pilot in Command, G650 based in Bedford, MA (KBED) (Boston)
Executive Jet Management
Boston, MA 2128
Pilot for Horizon Air
Horizon Air
Seattle, WA 98194
low hour pilot jobs

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A brand new low hour pilot that has just finished getting their license faces a daunting task; getting that first pilot job. Getting your first flying job as an inexperienced, 250 hour pilot is difficult, especially when many pilot jobs now require upwards of 1000 flight hours in order to even be considered. Not too many places are looking for such low flight time pilots, especially since the FAA has increased the number of minimum flight hours that regional airline pilots need to obtain a first officer position. However, not all is lost; the following are some low hour pilot jobs that any new and aspiring pilot can do to boost their hours, and have a better chance at getting that first big gig. 

Banner Towing Pilot for Low Time Pilots

Banner towing is the practice of flying over a stadium or event with a large banner trailing behind you. These banners are usually advertisements, but can be anything from team names to even marriage proposals. Banner tower pilots can easily rack up hours over the summer months, especially with football, baseball, and soccer in full swing. Of course, that isn’t to say it’s an easy job: banners are unwieldy, and any strong gust of wind is bound to throw a new pilot off track the first couple of times. Banner towing usually pays fairly well, especially for a 250 hour pilot, but the experience it gives is even more valuable. Additionally, this is the ideal job if you want to boost your hours, as you will spend most of the day in a plane flying around a stadium, especially if there is any sort of highly publicized event (such as sports or concerts).

Flight Instruction Is a Great Job For Pilots With Low Time

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Flight Instructor Job

This is one of the less difficult jobs to get into, but is one of the more difficult types of flying jobs. Once you get your commercial pilots license along with 250 hours, flight instructing is a great way to build flight experience.The first step is getting a Certified Flight Instructor Certificate, which will allow you to teach other new or aspiring pilots. Flight instruction require that you have a great deal of familiarity with aviation, as well as knowing many of the finer points of your chosen career. Some of the areas you will need to be knowledgeable in include regulations and laws concerning flight and airspace, aerodynamics, weather and weather patterns, a familiarity with the vehicle, as well as the ability to teach and answer questions. As an instructor, you may also be responsible for hands-on learning; that is, getting into a plane with a student, similar to learning how to drive a car.

This flying job isn’t for everyone, as teaching numerous student pilots at once is incredibly stressful and in some cases exceptionally harrowing. However, if you are someone that likes to teach and loves flying, this is great pilot job for getting those flight hours up, as well as cementing the knowledge in your own mind as well. This is a great opportunity to build essential flying skills and knowledge to eventually land that higher paying commercial pilot job that requires at least 1500 hours.

Photo Flights

Aerial photography is another entry-level pilot’s position, and is possibly one of the least demanding of any low hour pilot’s jobs. Many different establishments may require aerial photography, such as universities, news stations, or even city council. These kinds of jobs require that you fly around a specified area while pictures are being taken from your elevated position. This allows customers to see an area from above, allowing for a greater view. Environmental researchers, for example, benefit greatly from these kinds of photos, as it gives them a better view of an area, allowing them to monitor the effects of certain influences (such as pollution). The tourist industry also benefits from these sorts of flights, as the pictures taken from such a high elevation look fantastic on postcards and souvenirs. Check with local flight schools and clubs, as they sometimes offer aerial photography.  

Traffic Watch Pilot

When you watch the news, and an aerial view of the streets is being shown on the screen, that is the work of a traffic watch pilot. Pilots will be up in the air, accompanied by news personnel, to report on the weather and traffic conditions over a local area. The purpose of this job is to help monitor traffic conditions in real time, allowing for more accurate news reporting. This job may require that the pilot fly in less than admirable conditions, and at all hours of the day. 

This is a great job for new, 250 hour pilots as it requires being up in the air for several hours at a time, then relocating to a new position. You would not have to worry about carrying cargo (with the exception of news crew), just flying from location to location. 

Aircraft Ferry Pilot Jobs for Low Hour Pilots

Just like the name implies, this low time pilot’s job requires that a pilot pick up and move aircraft from one location to another. The nature of the aircraft could vary, from picking up small personal planes to larger aircraft such as a commercial airplane. An aircraft ferry pilot would need to move aircraft for a number of reasons, including delivering a craft to a customer, moving from one hangar to another, or even just for maintenance. Another, more stressful application of this job may include evacuation of military equipment during a crisis. As a result of the many possible needs this pilot job may entail, it requires a lot of technical knowledge was well as spacial awareness to get it right. However, it’s a perfect job to help boost your hours and get your foot in the door for more demanding jobs later on down the road.  This is another great low hour pilot job opportunity.

Regional Airline Commercial Pilot Jobs

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Commercial Pilot Job

Regional airlines will hire a low-hour pilot into a flying position, though the pilot in question would still need to get their ATP certificate in order to be eligible. The downside is that it is highly unlikely to get into this sort of work right after getting your certificate; a pilot job at a regional airline may require as many as 1500 flight hours before a pilot would even be considered, and for good reason. Flying a commercial airline is nothing like flying a small plane for a news crew, or flying a banner over a stadium. These aircraft are big, and carrying anything from consumer shipments to passengers. However, once you have the hours under your belt, this is a great commercial pilot job to kickstart your  pilot career.

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