Job Summary: The Captain/First Officer is a newly formed position at LifePoint Hospitals in Brentwood, Tennessee. The purpose of the flight department is to provide safe, efficient and convenient air transportation to assist in achieving the mission and goals of LifePoint. The Captain/First officer reports directly to the Chief Pilot and will be responsible for acting as Pilot/Co-Pilot or First Officer for assigned flights.
General Responsibilities: Provide safety of the plane, its passengers and those on the ground; primary consideration in every decision. Deliver first-class customer service on every mission to include the coordination of catering, as needed. Working in conjunction with the Chief Pilot, identify and adopt industry best practices. Stay current with federal and local flight regulations. Operate in the most cost-effective manner without ever compromising safety. Ensure proper aircraft maintenance and operational readiness. Maintain accurate records and logs. Ensure compliance with pilot warranty requirements as specified by current provisions of aircraft insurance policies and licensure requirements. Assume First Officer/Captain responsibilities when assigned; must be capable of taking full control of aircraft while in flight. Fulfill duties and responsibilities assigned or delegated from time-to-time by Chief Pilot.
Minimum Qualifications (Experience, Education and Special Certifications…) Possess FAA pilot certification with necessary type ratings. Qualified to pilot a Hawker 750 aircraft. Ability to inspect vehicle for safety, fuel, oil and water before departure. Bachelor's degree preferred. Greater than 3000 hours of total flight time in a jet aircraft. Certified - FAA - First Class Medical Valid U.S. passport No accidents or violations. Basic computer skills Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written.