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Captain - B757

Cargo Airline Austria



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Job details


  • Cargo Airline

Austria | Europe
  • Fleet:


  • On Order:


    Aircraft on order

Captain - B757

  • Type-Rated



Employment - Permanent

Minimum requirements

Total time4500 hours
Type ratingRequired
Flight time notes
  • 4500 hours at airplanes above 50 t MTOW
Lic. AuthorityEASA
MedicalClass 1
ICAO English level4
Covid-19 VaccinationNot specified

Additional requirements

  • Pilot in command on airplanes above 50 t MTOW
  • TRI/TRE at airplanes above 50 t MTOW
  • Excellent knowledge of German and English language
  • Strong problem solving capabilities and organizational skills
  • Team player with excellent communication and integrator skills
  • 5 years operational experience at managerial level or equivalent position
  • In depth knowledge of legislative and regulatory framework and other statutory requirements (e.g. EASA Part Ops/FCL)

Base location

  • Austria | Europe
  • VIE - Vienna

Job description

CHIEF PILOT (M/F/D) DHL AIR AUSTRIA GMBH (DHA) - shall be an active line pilot (Commander)

The Chief Pilot Boeing 757 is responsible to manage a fleet of B757 aircraft and flight crew and shall be an active line pilot (Commander), holding an EASA licence and should be qualified as a TRE.

Your tasks:

- To be the leader of your flight crews and to supervise all flight operations

- To deputize the Director Flight Operations

- To cooperate with the Director Flight Operations and all relevant departments in establishing and improving SOPs

- To assist the Director Flight Operations in determining the usability of operated airports and of operated areas/routes

- To establish the contents of the Operations Manual Part B and implement standard operating procedures for you fleet

- To supervise the crew resource management aspects between pilots

- To discuss and mitigate safety aspects with the Director Safety Management

- To cooperate with the Director Flight Crew Training in establishing the requirements flight crews have to meet

- To ensure the dissemination of information and experience within flight operations and with other departments

- To discuss maintenance aspects and problems with the Technical Director in order to ensure the airworthiness of your aeroplanes

- To conduct inspection flights, line flying under supervision, proficiency checks, line checks, airport qualifications, in cooperation with the Director Flight Crew

- Training and Crew Scheduling, and to ensure that checks of the crew members are being conducted in due time

- To recommend such personnel action as promotion, disciplinary action, dismissal

- To investigate flight operational irregularities and to recommend remedial action

- Manage the audit processes

- Manage remote operations projects for his fleet

Compensation & benefits

  • We remunerate your performance with a minimum of 7000,00 gross per month. We offer an overpayment in accordance with your previous work experience and qualifications.
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Base Location

  • Austria | Europe
  • VIE - Vienna

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