JSFirm Production Test Pilot Sr - Appleton Site (24309)

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Gulfstream Appleton, Wisconsin:
Production Test Pilot Sr - Appleton Site in GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

Must be qualified in G450, G550 and G650. Must be willing to become an ODA AR within 2 years of accepting the assignment to Appleton.

Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelors degree in Engineering or technically related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. FAA Airline Transport rating.A minimum of ten (10) years flight experience. Previous experience with Gulfstream aircraft desired but not required. Previous experience in flight test or as a maintenance test pilot in the military. FAA Flight Instructor certificate (desired).

Position Purpose:
Under the direction of the Chief Production Test Pilot, conduct flight test evaluations of production aircraft, engines, avionics systems, and other related systems to assure that aircraft is in accordance with existing design and performance specifications.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions: 1. Conduct initial flight test of Gulfstream aircraft and perform acceptance testing of production aircraft to functionally evaluate the airframe, engines and avionics to assure that the aircraft meets FAA Certificate of Airworthiness standards. Debrief engineering and manufacturing personnel on ground and flight discrepancies and provide technical assistance to aid in resolving discrepancies and problems. 2. Represent Gulfstream on FAA Certificate of Airworthiness flight checks. 3. Conduct test flights of customer aircraft following initial outfitting of new aircraft, modification of current aircraft to the next level of certification, and post Service Center maintenance. 4. Conduct evaluation flights of used aircraft being sold and/or traded in to ascertain airworthiness and compliance with current functional standards for production aircraft. 5. Conduct customer pilot training flights as required to support the needs of the customer. 6. Provide ground and flight instruction to company and customer flight crews on operations of new aircraft products, new installed systems, and new or upgraded appliances.

Additional Functions: 1. Support Sales and Marketing by conducting technology briefs in the ITF and local sales demonstration flights. 2. Perform other duties as assigned.
Languages Required (in addition to English): English

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 24309

Category: Flight Operations

Percentage of Travel: Up to 50%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

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