Skywest Pilots & Flight Crew
Skywest Pilot & Flight Crew Requirements
The role of a Skywest Pilot can be very demanding with every day bringing new and exciting challenges.
Essentially our pilots demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, enjoy working in a team orientated environment and can remain focused in a pressured environment.
The minimum requirement level for Pilot (Flight Crew) employment is as follows:
- 1,500 hours total experience;
- 200 hours multi engine Command (ICUS hours are NOT accepted in this total);
- ATPL subjects passed;
- Command Instrument Rating with minimum of two renewals;
- 100 night hours;
- Year 12 passes in 4 subjects, including Maths, English and Physics*
- Must be an Australian Citizen or Resident with a three year validity
Please note that you must be able to demonstrate that you meet the minimum requirements specified above. Only if you meet these criteria will your CV be kept on file to be reviewed when positions become available. Pilot applications are held or record for a period of 12 months.
*In certain cases applicants with a tertiary degree may be exempt from the Year 12 requirements. If you believe you may be eligible for this please submit your application as normal and then send an email to email@example.com stating why you believe you should be exempt from the Year 12 requirements. Skywest accepts passes in Approved equivalent courses for Physics, Maths & English.)
Once your details are entered into the system (providing you meet the minimum requirements) you will be required to mail us copies of your log book, licence and year 12 qualifications to confirm you meet the above criteria. (Proof of citizenship/residency is not required unless you are shortlisted for an interview).
Applications from candidates who do not meet the minimum requirements or who do not send in proof of the requirements will not be processed. As most system administrative advices are sent via email you will be required to submit an email address during your application.
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