Co-Pilot - Midwest Aviation (Kiewit)

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Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: Omaha, NE, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 80715

As a Co-Pilot, you shall assist the Pilot-in-Command (PIC) in the management of the flight and flying the aircraft in accordance with the directions of the PIC. The Co-Pilot may carry out take-offs and landings under the authority of the PIC and shall take over control in the event of PIC incapacitation.

At Kiewit, the scale of our operations is huge. Our construction and engineering projects span across the United States, Canada and Mexico, improving and connecting communities with every initiative.  We depend on our high-performing operations support professionals — they’re the glue that holds multiple areas of the business together and the catalysts that make things happen. We hire only the most driven people and we offer them diverse career opportunities, strong leadership and mentorship, rewarding, collaborative work, and responsibility they won’t find just anywhere. We’re always pushing new limits. You can too.  

This position is based out of Omaha, NE.  This is an airport hangar, which includes some office space.

Specific duties include, but are not limited to:
•    Performs preflight interior/exterior inspections
•    Checks aircraft stock and supplies
•    Assists maintenance or PIC with A/C pull out 
•    Monitors fueling 
•    Ensures aircraft’s iPad is properly charged and updated to include: JeepView, ForeFlight, and Goodreader
•    Briefs PIC when all items are completed and informs PIC on any concerns discovered while performing his/her duties
•    Performs cockpit preflight and powers up the A/C
•    Completes all checklist items up to engine start checklist
•    Obtains ATIS/clearance/A/C performance numbers
•    Ensures iPad is configured with charts germane to upcoming departure
•    Ensure all navigation equipment is properly set for departures
•    Cleans A/C interior while on trips
•    Secures aircraft while away from home base

The Second-in-Command candidate must possess the following qualifications:
•    Meets all FAA requirements to serve as Second-in-Command
•    Commercial Pilot Certificate with English Proficiency Endorsement
•    1,500 hours total flight time – fixed wing
•    250 hours multi-engine time
•    Ability to obtain and maintain a 1st Class FAA Medical Certificate
•    High School Diploma or GED


About Kiewit 
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different
•    Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record 
•    Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
•    401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
•    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
•    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

Job Segment: Engineer, Wastewater, Water Treatment, Engineering

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