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Production Flight Test Pilot – Bombardier

Wichita, Kansas, USA

Bombardier employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, Bombardier will provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. 

The production flight test pilot will support in and out of production Learjet Models as well as the Global 5000 aircraft. The production flight test pilot is responsible for certifying that each new production aircraft meets FAA airworthiness requirements and for returning fielded aircraft to service worldwide with FAA-mandated stall flights. They will also be responsible for customer acceptance flights, delivery flights and customer support, including international operations.

Additional duties will include supporting engineering flight test regarding development and certification of new aircraft and various aircraft systems and operations.

In the role, you will:
• Provide test planning, test readiness and safety of flight and test operations;
• Communicate to engineering and project personnel on the planning, conducting and results of the tests (ground and/or flight);
• Observe company and FAA rules and regulations, and proper use of safety and risk mitigation methods and the safe operation of equipment; and
• Support preliminary design review process with respect to pilot interface and human factors issues.

The ideal candidate will:
• Have a minimum of seven (7) years of professional flight experience;
• Have a bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline or related field;
• Have a FAA First Class medical certificate;
• Have an FCC Radio Permit;
• Hold a Jet Type Rating; Learjet or Global Express Type Rating – preferred;
• Have a minimum of 1500 hours logged jet time;
• Have interpersonal skills necessary to work effectively with a variety of individuals, departments and organizations;
• Have strong communication skills (written and spoken);
• Have the ability and willingness to work irregular hours and work days;
• Have the ability to travel on short notice; and
• Have two years of production or engineering flight test experience – preferred.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, national, or local laws.

Only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Ref: WIC04276. 

To apply, click here.

Unposting Date 29.06.2018, 4:59:00 AM


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