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Fixed Wing Pilot

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JAARS
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JAARS, NC

JAARS


New
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Published 12 days ago

Recurring
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Airplanes are used here in the United States to increase mission aviation awareness and train new pilots. Overseas airplanes are used to facilitate Bible translation, provide humanitarian care for local communities and generate revenue for mission flight subsidies.

Brief Description

Responsible to carry out assigned flights in accordance with JAARS company policy and appropriate civil aviation regulations, ensuring the safety and security of your passengers and cargo. 

  • For a volunteer or a staff person who raises support

Responsibilities

  • Provide our customers with kind, courteous and efficient transportation service
  • Perform all pre-flight, flight, and post-flight duties in accordance with prescribed SOPs
  • Maintain compliance with applicable aviation standards and operational procedures
  • Participate in the JAARS Aviation flight proficiency and currency pilot programs
  • Maintain an awareness and understanding of appropriate flight information systems
  • Maintain the highest level of professionalism
  • Maintain an attitude of continuous improvement and safety awareness
  • Other duties as assigned by the Operations Manager

Skills

  • Self-discipline
  • Excellent character
  • Professionalism
  • Precision
  • Good situational awareness

Education and Experience

  • Commercial pilot license with instrument rating
  • Airframe and Powerplant license or ICAO equivalent
  • Valid Class II FAA Medical or equivalent
  • 500 hours minimum flight time
  • High performance and tailwheel aircraft endorsement
  • Technical Evaluation and Orientation required
  • Multicultural experience helpful

 JAARS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Christian ministry headquartered on a beautiful 500+ acre campus just south of Charlotte, NC. Our campus includes extensive training facilities, an airport, office and commercial facilities, guest housing, food services, recreational areas, health clinic, on-site childcare and youth and family ministry support for staff and partners.

 We have more than five hundred people serving on our campus. We partner closely with SIL International, Wycliffe Global Alliance and other organizations locally and globally.

 JAARS vision is that people’s lives and communities are transformed as they experience God’s Word in their own language.

 JAARS mission is to make Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth. We do that by enabling locally appropriate and sustainable solutions in transportation, technology, media and training.

 JAARS Core Values

 Together in Christ, we commit to:

1.      Seek God Above All

2.      Serve in Love

3.      Act with Integrity

4.      Steward God’s Resources with Courage

5.      Pursue Excellence

6.      Collaborate with Respect

7.      Create a Culture of Innovation

Airplanes are used here in the United States to increase mission aviation awareness and train new pilots. Overseas airplanes are used to facilitate Bible translation, provide humanitarian care for local communities and generate…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Families Welcome

Location

JAARS, NC

How to Apply

Volunteer Requirements

  • Proof of health insurance
  • Be self-supported, or receive funds through another organization-
  • Agreement with our Statement of Faith

Housing

A variety of temporary on-campus, fully-furnished housing units are available for volunteers who serve a minimum of 40 hours per week per couple or 20 hours per week per single. Units include phones, WiFi, kitchens, bedding and towels. An RV park with hookups is also available. Call Housing for pricing and to make reservations. 704.843.6020

Volunteer Requirements

  • Proof of health insurance
  • Be self-supported, or receive funds through another organization-
  • Agreement with our Statement of Faith

Housing

A variety of…

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