Captain, LR45


Sunwest Aviation Ltd. is the leading Western Canadian operator of jet and turboprop charter aircraft. Our jet fleet consists of 17 aircraft: 1 Falcon 900EX, 1 Challenger 604, 2 Hawker 800A, 2 Gulfstream 150, 2 Lear 55, 4 Lear 45, 2 Lear 35; 1 Citation V Ultra (C560) and 2 Citation Sovereign (C680). We also have a fleet of 23 turboprop/piston aircraft including: 5 Beech 1900D, 4 Metro 23, 2 Metro II, 4 King Air B200, 1 King Air B350, 2 Cessna C208, 1 Cessna C208B, and 4 Piper Chieftain. Based on our fleet diversity, Sunwest is able to offer excellent opportunity for advancement. With over twenty years of safe operation, we have established a solid reputation in the aviation industry. Operating from a mod-ern facility in Calgary, our aircraft are available for charter to thousands of destinations not served by scheduled airlines.

We currently have an opportunity available for Captain, LR45 . Reporting to the Chief Pilot, this position is responsible for performing the duties and responsibili-ties which include, but are not limited to, the following:

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Lear 45 is one of our medevac aircraft, which fulfills a contract out of Winnipeg, when it is not taking on charter work. If you are interested in this aircraft and would like to learn more about the schedule, provide your resume online and we will be happy to provide more information for you.

Sunwest Aviation Ltd. has an opportunity available for 2 - LR45 Captains  within our Flight Operations department.  Reporting to the Chief Pilot and/or Deputy Chief Pilot, this position is responsible for performing the duties and responsibilities as outlined on the specified aircraft and includes the following:

The successful candidate should possess the following qualifications and competen-cies. In addition personality profiling will be required of all candidates granted an interview for this position.

Qualifications, Experience and Competencies:

*contrail aircraft - requires specific flight times

Term of Employment: Full-time

Location: Calgary

Position Shift:

Competition Deadline: 2023-09-30

Date Posted: 2022-03-08

Sunwest offers a competitive, performance-based salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including dental, extended health, life insurance, AD&D, short-term & long-term disability, an Employee & Family Assistance Program, and Group RRSP plan matching. Offering a safe, diverse and innovative environment, Sunwest is respected for integrity and is committed to taking care of our customers, our employ-ees, our partners and our community.

Sunwest Aviation is committed to employment equity and will consider the qualifications, education, knowledge and experi-ence of all candidates. We encourage all candidates to apply and the most qualified candidate will be offered the position.

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