PlaneSense is currently recruiting to fill classes for PC-12 Direct Entry Captain positions.
We look for aviation professionals with strong work ethic and exceptional skills that adapt well to the ever-changing environment that fractional flight operations demand. Crews provide a full range of owner-focused support, from the safe operation of the aircraft to hands-on customer service, while maintaining the highest standards of professionalism.
Full-time Direct Entry Captains have the choice to be based out of our state-of-the-art headquarters in Portsmouth, NH (PSM), or from one of our remote reporting bases:
- Portsmouth, NH (PSM) – Part-time Captains must reside within 100 miles of this reporting base.
- Atlanta, GA (PDK)
- Baltimore, MD (BWI)
- Charleston, SC (CHS)
- Charlotte, NC (CLT)
- Chicago, IL (MDW)
- Cincinnati, OH/Northern Kentucky (CVG)
- Dallas, TX (DFW)
- Detroit, MI (DTW)
- Indianapolis, IN (IND)
- Jacksonville, FL (JAX)
- Miami, FL (MIA)
- Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN (MSP)
- Nashville, TN (BNA)
- Orlando, FL (MCO)
- Palm Beach, FL (PBI)
- Philadelphia, PA (PHL)
- Richmond, VA (RIC)
- Tampa, FL (TPA)
- Washington Dulles, VA (IAD)
- White Plains, NY (HPN)
- Windsor Locks, CT (BDL)
It is a requirement that you reside within 100 miles of your chosen base.
Part-time: 8 days on/20 days off
Full time: 8 days on/6 days off
Crew members must hold a current and valid FAA Commercial or ATP pilot license with single and multiengine land ratings. Total flight time/fixed wing minimum is 2000 hours, with 750 hours of PIC time, and 100 hours of instrument time.
Highly qualified candidates will have experience in Part 135 and/or Part 121 operations. Turbine experience preferred. Pilots must also hold a current and valid second class FAA medical and possess a current Passport with unrestricted international travel privileges, and driver’s license.
Direct Entry Captains are on the payroll and paid per diem Day One of initial training.
PlaneSense is proud to offer a favorable career path and hires from within. We have always promoted PC-12 Captains to Instructor Pilot and Check Airman based on merit, not seniority.
PC-12 crew members may transition into the Jet Flight Operations based on seniority. PlaneSense has a growing fleet of Nextant 400XTi jets and will soon have six Pilatus PC-24 jets.
Please submit resume and cover letter including your choice of reporting base