10 May 2024

Textron Aviation | Captain

Augusta, GA, United States


Augusta, GA

Captain, Aviation


Textron is a renowned global multi-industry company with a diverse portfolio spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care, and fuel systems. Our brand lineup includes leading names like Bell, Cessna, Beechcraft, E-Z-GO, Arctic Cat, and many others. With a strong worldwide presence and a workforce of 35,000 individuals across 25 countries, we prioritize attracting top talent.


Textron Corporate Aviation (PVD) is seeking a Captain to crew a CJ4 in support of its operations at Textron Specialized Vehicles – Augusta, GA facility. This role offers exciting opportunities, including training for a Citation X type rating, and rewarding challenges. The person selected will join a team of passionate, high caliber aviators, maintenance and operations staff and should be a self-starter, team player, and professionally driven.

The captain will be responsible for the safe and efficient operations of company aircraft while maintaining compliance with all applicable regulations, rules, directives, company procedures, and aircraft flight manuals.


  • Act as PIC/Co-Captain on Textron Inc. aircraft.
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient use of Textron Inc. aircraft
  • Keep current on airplane/equipment manufacturers and government regulations affecting flight operations to ensure that company manuals adhere to legal requirements and are adapted to type of aircraft in use.
  • Maintain a superior level of operational knowledge of the department to maintain proper adherence to SOPs.
  • Participate in the Safety Management System (SMS) ongoing evolution to improve overall safety and efficiency.
  • Supervise SIC/Contract pilots as required and maintain the highest level of morale and professionalism.
  • Create a positive work environment and open avenues of communication with staff and PVD.
  • Discusses any opportunities for improvements with superiors to improve efficiency.
  • Coordinate with PVD pilot scheduling on training, vacation, etc.
  • Must have the ability and willingness to work irregular schedules as assigned.
  • Represent the company at all times in a professional manner.
  • Open to further career development opportunities within Textron business units
  • Perform other duties and special projects as assigned.



  • Commercial Pilot Certificate or Airline Transport Pilot Certificate (Multi-Engine)
  • Current First-Class FAA Medical Certificate
  • Prefer a minimum of 2500 total flight hours.
  • Prefer a minimum of 500 fixed-wing turbine hours.
  • Jet aircraft Pilot-in-command skills
  • Experience with corporate flight operations.
  • Knowledge of Safety Management System Implementation
  • International flight experience preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

Why Textron?

Textron puts a high value on work-life balance. We offer a generous time off package as well as a culture that encourages engagement. Getting involved in Employee Resource Groups and fun workplace activities makes the work more meaningful and fun.

Our team is dedicated to supporting new members and we have a broad mix of levels and tenures that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We offer a competitive total rewards package including generous 401k matching and tuition reimbursement programs as well as health, dental and more.

Join Textron today and be part of a dynamic team driving innovation, creativity, and collaboration!

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Recruiting Company: Textron Inc.
Primary Location: US-Georgia-Augusta
Job Function: Flight Operations
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Team Leader
Job Type: Experienced
Shift: First Shift
Job Posting: 03/28/2024, 7:08:05 PM
Job Number: 322496


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