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Metro Aviation

Corporate / Biz Av

United States flagUnited States | N. America

Assistant Director of Flight Operations - Various Aircraft




Employment - Permanent
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Minimum requirements

Type rating
Not required (Training Provided)
Flight time notes
  • Flight time requirement is not specified by the employer.
Lic. Authority
Class 2
Covid-19 vaccination
Not specified

Additional requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Aviation or equivalent experience
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Check Airman experience or be able to obtain Check Airman certification
  • Expert knowledge in 14 CFR 121 or 135
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills to establish rapport with internal/external customers and maintain interdepartmental relationships
  • Collaborative leader and team player; strong communicator; able to give and get direct feedback
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Must possess strong oral communication skills to describe issues and resolutions accurately and succinctly
  • Present numerical data effectively
  • Prioritize and plan work activities autonomously; use time efficiently; plan for additional resources; and set goals and objectives
  • Autonomous, organized, and detail oriented with a desire to learn and grow daily
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and Google Suite applications


  • Airline Transport Pilot Preferred
  • Certified Flight Instructor-I preferred
  • Experience with Complete Flight, Aviation Weather Sentry, Outerlink, One Call, and ForeFlight are preferred, not required

Work conditions

Status and Schedule

Full Time

Monday-Friday, 40 hours (On-Call)

Extended periods of traveling to various customer locations - 50%

Compensation and benefits

Education Allowance
Insurance - Disability
Insurance - Life
Insurance - Medical
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Sick Time


  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance for employee & family insurance premium paid 100% by Metro (if declined, employee will receive $5,000 stipend per year)
  • Short Term Disability insurance premium is paid 100% by Metro; benefit includes 2/3 of salary for up to 90 days; Covers loss of medical certificate
  • Long Term Disability insurance offered at a minimal charge; Pays 2/3 of salary for up to age 65 for full disability or up to 28 months for loss of medical certificate
  • 401k = Metro will make matching contributions of 75% of salary deferrals on contributions of up to 7% of gross salary
  • PTO (Accrued per pay period 5-15 days annually depending on length of employment)
  • Sick leave = 6 days per year
  • Paid Holidays = 7
  • Paid workover available
  • Tuition assistance available
  • Use of company aircraft for ATP rating
  • Flight Physical cost reimbursement
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Equal opportunity employer

Metro Aviation is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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Assistant Director of Flight Operations - Various Aircraft
Metro Aviation | Corporate / Biz Av |United States flagUnited States | N. America