23 March 2024

Volato Inc. | G280 Captain

United States
Gulfstream G280 Captain (PIC)

Volato Inc. Gulfstream G280 Captain - Pilot In Command (home-based position)

***Preference given to typed G280 pilots***


  • The Pilot in Command is responsible for the safe, efficient, comfortable, and on-time operation of company aircraft.
  • Acts as pilot-in-command of Volato aircraft on trips as assigned by flight operations management.
  • Continuously strives to safely and professionally meet the travel needs of Volato’s clients while achieving excellence in every aspect of their performance.
  • Must possess excellent communication and customer service skills and the ability to work with individuals from diverse personal and professional backgrounds.


  • Complies with all regulations that govern their operations including Volato company manuals, policies, and operations specifications.
  • Exercises sound judgment in the safe and efficient operation of every flight
  • Leads the decision-making process for the safe operation of Volato aircraft.
  • Correctly assesses the current and anticipated flight environment, and identifies and anticipates operational threats or errors.
  • Exchanges information, ideas, and instructions in a timely manner
  • Manages tasks to optimize overall crew performance.
  • Exercises responsibilities in a manner that promotes teamwork, professionalism, and mentorship.
  • Promotes a safe and collaborative cockpit operating environment and mentors junior crewmembers.
  • Completes all required company and FAA proficiency checks and training courses to satisfaction.
  • Promotes a favorable image of Volato in accordance with company policies.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Company Chief Pilot and/or Assistant Chief Pilots


  • 8 days ON and 6 days OFF Schedule


  • Year 1 - $210,000
  • Year 2 - $230,000
  • Extra Duty Day and Extended Duty Day Compensation


  • Platinum Medical Coverage with United Healthcare - 100% for employee and 75% for Dependents.
  • Vision, Dental - 100% for employee and 75% for Dependents
  • Life Insurance and Short-Term Disability
  • Company 401K
  • Paid FAA Medical
  • KCM

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Required Qualifications

  • FAA Airline Transport Pilot Certificate with Airplane Multi-Engine Land and Instrument - Airplane ratings and English Proficiency endorsement
  • G280 Type Rating
  • Minimum of 3,500 hours total flight time
  • Minimum of 2,500 hours of Multi-Engine Aircraft
  • Minimum of 1,000 hours of Turbo Jet Aircraft
  • Minimum of 200 hours of Gulfstream G280
  • FCC Restricted Radiotelephone Operators Permit
  • Current FAA 1st Class Medical certificate
  • US citizenship or proof of right to work in the US for any employer
  • Current US passport
  • Have no international travel restrictions
  • No accidents, incidents, or enforcement

Preferred Qualifications

  • Super-Midsize Jet PIC type rating
  • CFR Part 135 flight department experience
  • International operations experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Possess excellent written, verbal, math, analytic, and aeronautical decision-making skills.
  • Have the ability to:
  • React correctly during times of emergencies,
  • Be proactive,
  • Think logically and grasp concepts quickly.

Working Environment / Physical Demands

  • Lifting/carrying: Up to 75 pounds routinely with or without a reasonable accommodation
  • Fit and work within the constraints of the Gulfstream which may include crouching, and fitting into a small crew station.
Compensation: $210,000
Location Office: Home-Based
Address: Home-Based

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