Waste Management Sr. Pilot in Houston, Texas

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.

Job Summary

Responsible for all phases of the operation of aircraft on assigned trips with a major emphasis on safety and control of the aircraft. When assigned as Pilot in Command for a trip, a Pilot in Command assumes command responsibility for the aircraft and crew, and is operationally responsible to the Director of Aviation. When assigned as Second in Command to another Pilot in Command, this Captain is operationally responsible to the designated PIC for that trip. These relationships remain in effect, regardless of which pilot is flying the aircraft or which pilot seat is occupied.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential duties satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned and may vary by location.

Works within Waste Management Aviation Department to maintain a culture of safety with efficient procedures that support customer service. Pilots the aircraft, reviews emergency procedures and briefs passengers regarding these procedures. Ensures the airworthiness of the aircraft. Computes aircraft performance in accordance to the conditions of the flight and ensures limitations are not exceeded. Researches current weather conditions along with forecasts, trends, "notices to airmen" and Temporary Flight Restrictions for points of departure, destinations and alternates on the route of the flight, to ensure safety. Calculates Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) for the flight plans and files them with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Ensures that all pilot, aircraft and passenger qualifications and documentation is current and meets regulations for federal and state operations. Addresses passenger needs such as security requirements, ground transportation, catering and baggage. Supervisory Responsibilities

This job has no supervisory duties.

Qualifications The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

A. Education and Experience

Required: Bachelors Degree or equivalent, with eight or more years of previous experience. Preferred: Masters Degree or equivalent, with eight or more years of previous experience. International Flights experience B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

Licenses: FAA pilot certificate, with commercial, instrument, and aircraft-specific type ratings, as appropriate. English proficient Valid automobile driver's license Valid passport Medical: Valid, current FAA Class I Medical Certificate Flight Time: 4000 Hours Preferred: Falcon 900EXEasy and/or Falcon 7X Type ratings C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

International Experience ICAO Experience Work Environment

Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc) routinely. Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than 30 pounds routinely; Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc) routinely; Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements routinely; Normal setting for this job is: commercial aircraft.

Other Possible Location: 17340 Chanute Road, Houston, TX 77032

Job Schedule: N/A

Job Shift: Rotating

Hours Pay: N/A Travel: 100%

Relocation: N/A


At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site. If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click. "Apply Now."

I understand that applying to this job indicates that I have the legal right to work in the United States. I agree to perform physical duties of this position as outlined in the job with or without reasonable accommodations. I understand that if offered the position, I will be required to pass a drug screen.