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EMB - 120 Pilot First Officer (KHYI)

Job Details

Corporate Headquarters - San Marcos, TX
Full Time



This role shall serve as EMB-120 Second in Command (SIC) on Berry Aviation on-demand cargo flights requiring two pilot crewmembers and should be prepared to assume the duties of the Pilot in Command (PIC) should the PIC become incapacitated. First Officers shall be directly responsible to the PIC assigned to the flight on which they serve.


Total Compensation:

$70,000 - $90,000 / year


List of Duties


  • Reports directly to the assigned Pilot in Command during flight operations
  • Carry out duties as assigned by the Pilot in Command during flight operations
  • Monitor and assist in passenger and cargo loading and ensure cargo and support equipment is airworthy and secured in accordance with company policies and procedures
  • TSA procedures in accordance with company Twelve-Five Standard Security Program
  • Prepare Weight and Balance in accordance with company procedures
  • Review and prepare aircraft performance calculations in accordance with company procedures
  • Receive local weather and ATC clearance to prepare the cockpit in accordance with standard operating procedures
  • Assist the Pilot in Command with flying of the aircraft by either providing a support role or actual hands on flying, as directed by the Pilot in Command
  • Remain on call during assigned period and must have the ability to arrive at the assigned aircraft within 60 minutes
  • Must successfully complete all company initial and recurrent training and testing as directed by the training department
  • Other duties as assigned




  • FAA Commercial Pilot with Multi Engine Instrument privileges
  • 500 Hours Total Flight Time in Airplanes
  • 25 Hours Multi Engine Flight Time in Airplanes
  • Current US Passport with at least 6 months remaining at all times during employment period
  • Current FAA First Class Medical
  • Must hold or be able to obtain a current and valid FCC Restricted Radiotelephone Operator Permit (RR)
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Relocation to within 30 minutes of domicile is required
  • Ability to travel away from domicile for long periods of time
  • High School Diploma



  • FAA Multi Engine Airline Transport Pilot Certificate
  • 1000 Hours Total Flight Time in Airplanes
  • 100 Hours Multi Engine Flight time in Airplanes
  • Undergraduate Degree


Physical requirements of the job:

  • Ability to work in confined spaces
  • Ability to manipulate, push, pull, and lift heavy objects in excess of 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to reach and stretch across objects and twist within confined spaces
  • Ability to work in extreme temperatures, including cold and heat
  • Ability to work in altitudes higher than sea level


Berry Aviation, Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship. All conditions and privileges of employment are administered to all employees without discrimination or harassment because of race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, special disabled veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances. The Company will comply fully with all applicable state or local fair employment laws that forbid discrimination or harassment on the basis of other protected characteristics.


All new employees will be required to verify employment eligibility in accordance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act. Berry Aviation participates in E-Verify.


For additional information:

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