Chief Pilot Resume Samples

A Chief Pilot is responsible for overseeing the overall operations of the aviation department. A well-drafted Chief Pilot Resume indicates the following core duties and responsibilities – managing the flight and ground personnel, coordinating maintenance and scheduling flight; developing all training materials, in-flight standards, and procedures and policies; adjusting and applying all risk assessment for flights and conditions; hiring and training staff and enforcing adherence to standards. Other duties include – managing the logistics and personnel; scheduling maintenance with ground crews, making sure pilots meet certification requirements and safety protocols; and managing day-to-day tasks.

Depending on the employer, and size the responsibilities may vary, but the skills are universally common and include the following – the ability to pass background and drug screening tests; staying up to date with local and federal flight regulations; and staying current with their flight qualifications. A degree in aeronautical science or a related field along with several hours of flight time is needed.

Chief Pilot Resume example

Chief Pilot Resume

Objective : As a Chief Pilot, responsible for Establishing and maintaining liaison with customers, the FAA, aircraft manufacturers, industry groups and others to ensuring our knowledge of, and compliance with the most current methods, practices and rules regarding flight operations.

Skills : Management Skills, Assisting Skills, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Well trained in crew resource management.
    2. Managed all activities to include international flight operations, training, maintenance, and security for a multi-type international jet and turbo.
    3. Developed a proper pilot evaluation and upgrade policy, was involved with a Safety Management System implementation, produced, and taught in-house.
    4. Ensured that the pilot staff is appropriately trained and qualified to perform their assigned duty position.
    5. Generally supervised the Managers of Standardization in the basic function of managing the training department, its staff, and the training programs.
    6. Verified pilot records are accurate and up to date to include certificates, medicals, training forms, pilot history, current duty assignment, and all other required documents.
    7. Prepared and obtained FAA approval of operational documents such as passenger briefing cards, aircraft checklists and minimum equipment costs.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            GED


            Chief Pilot Resume

            Objective : Seeking a Chief Pilot profession with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team who utilizing fully management Skills, etc.

            Skills : Microsoft Office, Windows, Computer Hardware.

            Description :

              1. Worked with the Owner, CEO, COO, CFO, President, and any of their associates to schedule flights, hotels, rental cars, and any other necessary items they request.
              2. Used hold an ATP, current CFII and CFIME, which is very useful here.
              3. Worked at Hewlett-Packard for 20 years, first starting out as an employee, and later working through the supervisory ranks, then into middle management.
              4. Learned more about working, interacting, and diverse personalities of people.
              5. Developed and adhered to department budgets, working with contractors, and peers were very key to a successful career there.
              6. Supervised Chief Flight Instructor and Director of Maintenance.
              7. Responsible for seven pilots and seven Aero Commander aircraft serving seven UPS routes in Nebraska, Kansas, and Iowa.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            GED


            Chief Pilot Resume

            Objective : Talented Chief Pilot with 3,000+ hours logged. Extensive pilot-in-command experience in the corporate sector. Proven ability to plan and execute routine and complex flight, successfully manage emergency situations and oversee all functions necessary for flight operations. Multiple certificates, ratings, and turbine experience, including IA-JET, DHC6, BE90, B350, C208.

            Skills : Microsoft Word, Operation Management Skills, Communication Skills.

            Description :

              1. Led flight department as Chief Pilot for a group of businesspeople that operated a Cessna Conquest.
              2. Served as an advisor for their maintenance requirements.
              3. Oversaw other contract pilots on staff.
              4. Operated under FAR 91 flying the Western States.
              5. Provided pilot services as PIC for client/operators of a Cessna 501SP and a Beech 350 under FAR 91.
              6. Provided on a limited basis, international aircraft delivery in free time.
              7. Worked P/T, looking for full-time employment.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            High School Diploma

            Chief Pilot Resume

            Objective : As a Chief Pilot, responsible for Plan and reviewing the budget for the Chief Pilot's office and training in coordination with the Managers of Standardization.

            Skills : Instructing Skills, Operational Skills, Training Skills.

            Description :

              1. Managed, scheduled, and reviewed maintenance, prepare budget estimates, and operate Baron 58, King Air B200, and Robinson R44 Helicopters in single-pilot operations throughout the United States and Canada.
              2. Instructed new pilots to meet the requirements for the FAA Type Rating in CE510, and CE525 series aircraft.
              3. Contracted Pilot, CD AVIATION, LLC Operate Citation CE510 Mustang, CE525 M2, and CJ3+ in single-pilot operations in all weather, night and day operations transferring passengers and freight throughout the United States, Canada, and the Bahamas.
              4. Operated Baron 58 and Eclipse Jets single pilot in all-weather night operations delivering medical specimens along with the eastern United States.
              5. Responsible for management of the Pilot force, ensuring compliance with all FAR's as they apply to crew training, checking, and flight duty times.
              6. Responsible for duties associated with the Director of Operations with emphasis on operational control.
              7. Managed flight department Serviced and maintained aircraft fleet Maintained and updated all aircraft maintenance logs Scheduled and planned all trip.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            High School Diploma

            Chief Pilot Resume

            Objective : Chief Pilot with 2 years of experience in Instituting all necessary changes as required by en-route conditions such that the flight may continue under appropriate procedures and rules.

            Skills : Developing Skills, Instructing Skills, Multitasking.

            Description :

              1. Played an instrumental role as Chief Pilot in developing required to start up FAA Part 135 Operations Specifications.
              2. Gained FAA approval prior to commencing flight operations.
              3. Developed required pilot training programs, performed pilot hiring, and monitored all pilot annual training compliance.
              4. Currently trained Unmanned Aerial Vehicle student pilots for the emerging UAV industry.
              5. Logged utilizing large and small, fixed-wing, and multi-rotor platforms.
              6. Possessed an FAA ATP license and a 22-year professional pilot career.
              7. Ensured that all pilots and aircraft operated in accordance with FAR part 135.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            Bachelor Of Science

            Chief Pilot Resume

            Objective : Chief Pilot with more than 20 years of operational flying experience leading, managing, and teaching successful teams in a fast paced environment. Qualified HC-130 Pilot Instructor/Flight Examiner with over 5000 hours of total flight time including 1051 hours of instructor time, 177 hours of evaluator time and 120 hours of combat time.

            Skills : Airline Transport Pilot, Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic, Certified Ground Instructor, Certified Flight Instructor.

            Description :

              1. Led peacetime and combat operations of 18 pilots, a total of 54 aviators/support personnel, and 4 HC-130 aircraft worth over $200 million.
              2. Fully qualified HC-130 pilot flight examiner.
              3. Instructed and evaluated assigned and attached pilots in peacetime and combat personnel recovery missions.
              4. Expertised in search and rescue procedures, night vision goggles (NVG) usage, low-level flight, airdrop of personnel and equipment, helicopter air refueling procedures, and combat tactics.
              5. Coordinated with National Guard Bureau and Headquarters, Pacific Air Forces on HC-130 pilot issues.
              6. Instructed and evaluated aircrew in planning, coordination, and execution of both peacetime and combat personnel recovery missions.
              7. Made timely life or death decisions while executing individual rescue missions.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            High School Diploma

            Chief Pilot Resume

            Objective : Chief Pilot with 3 years of experience in Participating in the company aviation safety program, taking an active role supporting the open sharing of information on all safety issues and reporting all safety hazards concerns.

            Skills : Communication Skills, Documentation Skills, Operational Skills.

            Description :

              1. Led transition into three aircraft for an international firm with $40 million in annual sales revenue.
              2. Supervised the building of the current aircraft hangar at Youngstown Elser Metro (4G4) after my proposal to executive management resulted in a savings of $30,000 in annual aircraft fuel and hangar costs.
              3. Completed facilitation of client services to include booking hotels, rental cars, limousines, and catering throughout the continental.
              4. Supervised and scheduled all maintenance inspections and aircraft upgrades to include RVSM, TAWS, and two onboard computers resulting in $50,000 in annual fuel savings.
              5. Partnered with the FCC to improve airport safety at 4G4 through the installation of a Remote Communications Outlet for safer IFR arrivals and departures as well as to change the Unicom frequency.
              6. Initiated process and worked in conjunction with FAA to have two GPS Approaches installed at 4G4.
              7. Continually partnered with company Comptroller to deliver the highest quality service while managing cost.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            High School Diploma

            Chief Pilot Resume

            Objective : Chief Pilot with 5 years of experience in Maintaining flight operations staffing, training and procedures documents per FAA and DCMA requirements Developed training curriculum. Responsible for Managing a medium sized flight school with responsibilities in creating the training syllabus, ensuring safety policies, maintaining fleet safety.

            Skills : PDVSA Crew Management, and Management development. Vourse of Prevention and Loss Control.

            Description :

              1. Retired as the Adjutant General of the New Mexico National Guard, with command over 5000 soldiers and airmen.
              2. Responsible for all maintenance operations on a 24 aircraft fighter unit.
              3. Responsible for all fighter operations to include deployment planning, Safety, and Intel Honeywell Defense Avionics- Director of Sales.
              4. Operated a multi-million dollar, worldwide sales force with upwards of 100 employees.
              5. Completed a Civil Engineering degree four years ago (Cum Laude).
              6. Generated and revised the General Operations Manual and its associated documents in accordance with FAA and PHI Policies and Procedures, and coordinate efforts to place new aircraft on the operating certificate.
              7. Reviewed the Federal Register regularly and inform the Director of Operations and other key personnel of significant changes in FAA or other air regulations, which might impact PHI Operations, and coordinate PHI responses to Operational Rule changes.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              G.E.D

              Chief Pilot Resume

              Objective : Highly qualified Chief Pilot with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

              Skills : Management, Leadership, Managing Skills.

              Description :

                1. Maintained crew schedules and ensured crew currency.
                2. Designed and maintained training manuals and in-flight checklists.
                3. Conducted crew training on BE90 and DHC-6.
                4. Ensured crew compliance with company operations manuals, military operations procedures, and federal aviation regulations.
                5. Manage 3 to 5 UAV pilots oversee and conduct initial training and recurrent training.
                6. Ensured the training records are current.
                7. Hired and trained 5 pilots on five different systems.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              G.E.D

              Chief Pilot Resume

              Headline : As a Chief Pilot, responsible for the training, supervision, and direction of department staff. Experience in Assisting with setting and meeting the financial goals for the flight department by completing the aircraft management division budgeting.

              Skills : Developing Skills, Pilot, Communication Skills.

              Description :

                1. Managed executive travel calendar.
                2. Worked with senior managers to develop aviation's annual budget.
                3. Managed authorized budgets.
                4. Recommended and selected new aircraft purchases.
                5. Obtained documents, certificates, and approvals from local, state, and federal agencies.
                6. In charged of a construction company in the aviation department.
                7. Managed operations, expenses, and Lead Maintenance to ensure timelines, crew proficiency, and to comply with passenger necessities and 100% VIP operations.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              G.E.D