02 September 2023

Porter Airlines | Captain

Mississauga, Canada

Job Summary

At Porter Airlines, a rewarding pilot career awaits.

Elevate your earnings! Enjoy industry leading pay as you operate state-of-the-art technology on the Embraer E195-E2.

Join our journey of growth! Porter is expanding at jet-speed. Join now and benefit by quickly moving up in seniority as we welcome over 1,200 new pilots in the next 4 years.

Duties & Responsibilities

Our pilots are leaders who work collaboratively with other team members to achieve organizational goals and meet our Flying Refined service standards. We value our environment of communicating openly, honestly, and respectfully with each other.

Safety is Porter’s #1 priority. Our team members take pride in operating every flight safely, while pilots go above and beyond, holding themselves to the highest personal and professional standards.

If you have a passion to succeed, apply to become one of our valued team members today!

Behavioural Competencies

  • Concern for Safety: Identifying hazardous or potentially hazardous situations and taking appropriate action to maintain a safe environment for self and others.

  • Teamwork: Working collaboratively with others to achieve organizational goals.

  • Passenger/Customer Service: Providing service excellence to internal and/or external customers (passengers).

  • Initiative: Dealing with situations and issues proactively and persistently, seizing opportunities that arise.

  • Results Focus: Focusing efforts on achieving high quality results consistent with the organization’s standards.

  • Fostering Communication: Listening and communicating openly, honestly, and respectfully with different audiences, promoting dialogue and building consensus.


  • Airline Transport Pilot License (Transport Canada)
  • Minimum 4500 hours total time
  • 500 hours Pilot In Command on transport category jet aircraft or 1,000 hours Pilot In Command, heavy turboprop in excess of 44,000lbs MGTOW
  • Preference will be given to those with time on type variant E170 and with 705 operation experience
  • Previous CARs 705 training and checking experience is an asset
  • Aviation College or University Degree is an asset
  • Pilots that do not meet the minimum requirements may be considered based on experience and other factors

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