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Job Detail (EXPIRED): Test Pilot DC-10

More AVIATION AND PILOT JOBS (last updated Tue, Feb 09, 2016 at 21:30 EST)
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POSITION: Test Pilot DC-10
Job ID:  TSC116683
Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a Raytheon
business, has nearly 9,000 employees and 2009 sales of $3.2
billion. RTSC provides technical, scientific and professional services
for defense, federal and commercial customers worldwide. We
specialize in mission support, integrated training solutions, counter-
proliferation and counter-terrorism, base and range operations and
customized engineering services.

Job Description:
Test Pilot for a highly modified experimental test aircraft operated
by Raytheon for the Missile Defense Agency.  Testing will be done
to verify safe flight characteristics and operational suitability in
varying configurations due to sensor system changes and
associated air vehicle modifications.  Responsible for the safe
operation of airborne flight test DC-10 aircraft during engineering
tests, system acceptance and flight test support through
specifically prescribed tests and maneuvers.  May conduct system
demonstration flights with customers, government officials, or
other personnel aboard to exhibit system capabilities.  Coordinates
with maintenance personnel to analyze and correct aircraft
discrepancies.  Develops Contractor’s Procedures for ground and
flight operations and provides liaison with the Government Flight
Representative (GFR) for approval.  Schedules and maintains crew
training requirements IAW Contractors Procedures.  

DC-10 Chief Test Pilot, will be responsible for scheduling, training,
evaluating other DC-10 crew members and setting of policy for
how we operate the aircraft.

NOTE:  This position may be contingent upon contract award.

Required Skills:  
At least ten (10) years of experience in the aviation flight test

The candidate must also demonstrate experience in the following

3,000 flight hours in jet aircraft

1,000 flight hours in DC-10 or equivalent aircraft

200 hours of first-pilot time (PIC) during engineering flight test and
10 hours PIC during experimental flight test in jet aircraft are

Demonstrate ability to maintain flight proficiencies and flight
standards as set by Federal Aviation Regulations and Company
policies and procedures

Special Requirements:
Must possess the appropriate pilot qualifications/licenses,

Pass Class 1 physical examination

Pass Pilot Proficiency Exam as required by FAA  (Exam Check  

Pass flight proficiency tests

Possess a current secret clearance with the ability to obtain and
maintain a Top Secret clearance

Desired Skills:
Ability to assist with the development of proposal inputs that
require flight test operations

Graduate of a military Test Pilot School or qualify for TPS Waiver
i.a.w. DCMA 8210 or civilian equivalent.

Current Top Secret Clearance desired

Required Education:  BS in Engineering or Scientific Discipline or
additional experience in lieu of education

Travel:  Must be willing to travel and deploy with aircraft as

Clearance Level:  Secret Clearance Required (Top Secret Desired
or be eligible) or ability to reactivate clearance within a month of
hire date.

Location:  This position is currently located in Lake Charles, LA

Raytheon is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified
applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed,
religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity
and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible
veteran status, or any other protected factor.

Other Information  
Relocation Availability  Yes  
Security Clearance Requirement  Secret - Existing  

ERIP Eligible  No  
Job Portal  General  
Current Years of Experience  10-12  
Field of Interest  Flight & Aircraft  
Highest Level of Education  Bachelors Degree  
Job Type  Full Time  
Work Location(s)  LA - Lake Charles
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