Bachelor's degree/equivalent required
(aerospace/engineering/ aviation related preferred). Must
hold a valid & current FAA commercial pilot certificate
W/instructor rating in the a/c class for which a position is
offered. Candidate must successfully obtain a/c type rating
in assigned a/c. Must hold a valid & current FAA or mil
class II Medical certificate at all times while on job. Ten
(10) years of experience in av flight operations or
Airline/aircraft manufacturing program management
required. Min of eight (8) years of flying experience as well
as one thousand (1,000) hours pilot-in-command fixed
wing jet/multi-engine turbo prop. Pilot or flight engineer
experience operating transport category a/c required.
Formal Education or occupational experience in program
management/operations analysis, Planning and aviation
safety or training preferred. Previous experience as an
OEM fleet technical pilot preferred. Ability to travel within the
FedEx jump seat system. Strong computer, analytical,
planning, communication, and interpersonal skills
required. Subject to regulatory alcohol and drug testing,
which includes testing for marijuana, pcp, amphetamines,
cocaine and opiates.
This position is the primary liaison between engineering
and flight operations for technical subjects; primary project
manager for additions, modification, updates and new
aircraft development including next gen or other technical
Responsible for the implementation of new and existing
equipment/aircraft including design, equipment
placement, procedures and directives for use; provides
data and ensures the technical accuracy of the aircraft
flight manuals and minimum equipment lists.
Conducts acceptance flight tests on new equipment and
augments the mx flight test program.
Coordinates flight operation, maintenance, engineering
and flight training activities as they relate to aircraft
systems, equipment configurations and flight and ground
operations of the aircraft fleet, to include governmental
regulations and aircraft systems.
Defines all elements of operational support requirements
including flight technical operations, flight operations
engineering, flight standards, operational control and
continuing airworthiness programs.
Represents flight operations at industry meetings and
events; serves as the primary point of contact for pilots,
instructors or management for technical information on
Travel requirement - 25%.
Note: This position will support MD10/MD11 or A300/A310
Job ID: 033553_JK
JobTitle: Fleet Technical Pilot
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FedEx Express is an equal opportunity/affirmative action
employer (M/F/D/V), committed to diversifying its workforce.
FedEx Express participates in the E-Verify Program.
Applicants who require reasonable accommodations to
complete a profile or to submit responses to qualifying
questions may contact Cynthia Anthony at 1-866-730-1021.
Up to 25%
Flight & Air Operations