14 November 2022

HOLT CAT | Pilot

San Antonio, TX, United States


Job Category : Professional / IC

Requisition Number : PILOT006831

  • Posted: November 11, 2022
  • Full-Time
  • Location: 5665 SE Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA


Job Details

The Pilot is directly responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the aircraft for each assigned flight. The Pilot will comply with Federal Aviation Regulations, Flight Operations Manual (FOM) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) Manual policy and guidance. Most flights will be to Texas destinations with occasional trips to neighboring states.

The incumbent in this position is expected to model the following practices daily: 1) Demonstrate alignment with the company's mission and core business values; 2) Collaborate with key internal/external resources; 3) Participate in ongoing self-development.

Essential Functions:

  • Operates and influences effective and consistent productivity and teamwork to ensure the delivery of Legendary Customer Service (LCS)
  • Models, promotes, reinforces, and rewards the consistent use of HOLT’s Values Based Leadership (VBL) tools, models, and processes to ensure alignment with our Vision, Values, and Mission
  • Performs a visual pre-flight (walk-around) inspection prior to each flight and after each flight
  • Acts as a pilot in command (PIC) of flights for which the pilot has been scheduled
  • Assumes primary responsibility for the safety of the passengers, crew members, cargo, and the aircraft
  • Provides excellent customer service to passengers
  • Thoroughly reviews all customer service items including, but not limited to passenger pick up, passenger drop off, refueling, customs, private hangar pick up/drop off private hangar communication requirements, and passenger catering
  • Prepares flight plans considering factors such as altitude, terrain, weather, and navigational aids
  • Complies with all Federal Aviation Regulations, Company Operations Manual, Operations Specifications, Standard Operating Procedures, and Company Policies and Procedures
  • Calculates and reviews the aircraft weight and balance, fuel on board and performance charts
  • Maintains currency and efficiency on assigned aircraft
  • Performs work with a high degree of latitude
  • Works safely always and adheres to all applicable safety policies; complies with all company policies, procedures, and standards
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of FAA rules and regulations
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; persuasive communication skills
  • Ability to build collaborative relationships
  • Customer/client orientation
  • Basic computer skills

Education and Experience:

  • Degree in Aircraft Engineering, or similar field preferred
  • Citation 525 (S) type preferred
  • Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) preferred
  • Cessna Citation 525 type rating (Citation M2) preferred
  • Current FAA First or Second-Class Medical Certificate required
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in Aviation

Supervisory Responsibilities:



  • A typical workload will be four missions per week, with 90% being day trips.
  • There will be approximately three overnight trips per month

Physical Requirements:

  • Limited light lifting
  • Extended sitting on a regular basis common
  • Extensive walking throughout hangar and property common and expected

Work Environment:

  • General environment with extensive interaction with hangar operations


Please note that the above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not to be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of the incumbents so classified. All incumbents may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities, as needed.