The Aircraft and Crew Manager (ACM) is responsible for the leadership, development, and maintenance of assigned aircraft. In addition, they will be responsible for performing duties as a Part 91/135 aircraft pilot in a safe and effective manner. This position will include operating applicable type rated aircraft on behalf of ACI Jet’s 135 Certificate while maintaining a positive and productive relationship with ACI Jet’s employees, vendors, and clients. External applicants must reside within approximately 2 hours drive time of the San Luis Obispo, CA airport. Global Vision experience is required.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
- Collaborate with ACI Jet Flight Operations Management and aircraft Owner to ensure complete operational success.
- Responsible for the overall relationship with the aircraft owner, and the owner’s satisfaction with the aircraft operation.
- Oversee the aircraft owner’s travel, even when not assigned to the trip.
- Responsible for the well-being, and retention, of the crew assigned to the account.
- Ensure the aircraft is properly outfitted for the client and operations.
- Oversee the maintenance of the aircraft in coordination with the Director of Maintenance.
- Ensure revenue and expenses match owner expectations.
- Verify the accuracy of monthly accounting invoices and complete monthly owner reports.
- Act as a mentor to other pilots on the account, helping them to develop professionally.
- Act as a subject matter expert on the assigned aircraft type (maintain a high-level of proficiency and technical knowledge that exceed that of other pilots on the account).
- Respond to operational questions from Dispatch / Maintenance / Pilots in a timely manner, and if necessary, research the subject to provide informed and adequate responses.
- Operate ACI Jet aircraft in a safe and efficient manner while in compliance with all company rules and regulations, manufacturers’ limitations and manuals, governmental rules and regulations, and any other requirements of agencies having jurisdiction over the flight.
- Provide unparalleled courtesy, professionalism, and customer service to ACI Jet Charter clients and owners.