04 August 2022

Wing | Captain

Dallas, TX, United States

Dallas, Texas, United States

About Wing:

Wing is reshaping the future of delivery. We are an on-demand drone delivery service that can deliver food, medicine or other items within minutes. We’ve also developed an uncrewed traffic management platform to safely route drones through the sky. Our service is faster, safer and produces far less pollution than traditional delivery. Originally created in 2012 within X, the Moonshot Factory, Wing is now an Alphabet company.

About the Role:

Wing is looking for a Full Time Employee sUAS Pilot-in-Command to join our Flight Operations team. You will help us operate multiple highly autonomous small unmanned aircraft systems. You will be a line Pilot-in-Command for Wing’s Part 135 commercial drone delivery service in the US operating out of our Dallas Fort Worth area operations center. You will be working with a team of technicians and field operators to operate the system while monitoring flight and system conditions. You will be expected to meet and maintain the qualification requirements to act as a pilot-in-command for our commercial drone delivery service. The ideal candidate has a passion for aviation and the ongoing development of this new industry and has three or more years of experience in a safety critical industry/role such as aviation, energy, transportation, etc.

What you’ll do:

  • Report to the Chief Pilot or Regional Lead
  • Qualify and function as a Part 135 sUAS pilot-in-command for Wing’s highly autonomous drone delivery service on a regular basis
  • Work with the Flight Operations Manager to ensure daily operations are safely conducted
  • Communicate with other crew-members to safely and effectively operate the system
  • Ensure daily operations room technical and operational readiness
  • Maintain the high professional standards required for a drone Part 135 pilot-in-command

What You'll Need:

  • Current FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot certificate
  • At least 3 years experience with commercial or public sUAS operations or university level education and training in civil sUAS operations
  • Experience working with web-based monitoring and control interfaces
  • Experience with technical or engineering record-keeping methods and tools
  • Ability to communicate clearly in spoken and written english
  • Willingness to travel to complete initial and periodic training
  • Current driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Ability to work independently and in teams while still maintaining rigorous attention to detail
  • Able to maintain attention to detail for extended periods in a monitoring role
  • No medical condition which would prevent obtaining an FAA Second Class Medical Certificate
  • Willing to meet Pilot Records Improvement Act (PRIA) records consent requirements
  • This position is subject to Wing’s Drug and Alcohol testing policy in accordance with Wing’s operating procedures

At Wing, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.