Job Summary

Oversees flight operation and pilots the university plane.

Job Functions

  • Directs operation of flight department of airline.
  • Conducts indoctrination training for new pilots and refresher training for experienced pilots.
  • Reviews reports on pilot performance and forwards reports to Federal Aviation Administration.
  • Discusses operational and personal problems with subordinates to improve efficiency.
  • Studies technical manuals of airplane and equipment manufacturers and government regulations affecting flight operations to ensure that university training manuals adhere to legal requirements and are adapted to type of aircraft in use.
  • Accompanies flights to observe performance of pilots.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Commercial pilot’s certificate issued by Federal Aviation Administration and

experience flying planes and supervising pilots.

Job Family

Other Professional

FLSA Status


EEO Category


Rev. Date


Job Key


Pay Grade