Chief Pilot Jobs in Fort Dodge at VT Industries Inc.

Title: Chief Pilot

Company: VT Industries Inc.

Location: Fort Dodge


COMPANY: VT Industries, Holstein, IA

REPORTS TO: President / CEO

LOCATION: Holstein, IA

Company Overview

VT Industries, Inc., is North America’s leading manufacturer of VT Dimensions countertops, Centerpointe, Stretta, Architectural Wood Doors, and other architectural wood products. The company’s three divisions serve customers from fifteen manufacturing facilities strategically located throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Position Description

Overall Responsibilities:

The position will be responsible for the management of the Citation CJ4 in a busy Part 91 environment. The successful candidate will report to Senior Management while leading one to two additional Pilots.

Principal Accountabilities:

Fly company aircraft while stressing safety and compliance with all applicable regulations

Schedule and supervisor other company Pilots

Track and oversee required aircraft, hangar, and equipment maintenance

Arrange and schedule required Initial/Recurrent training for all Pilots

Ensure aircraft and hangar cleanliness

Perform and supervisor Line Services (self-fueling, aircraft towing, etc.)

Ensure aircraft galley and hangar are stocked with necessary supplies

Arrange rental cars for passengers as necessary

Other administrative duties such as annual budget, invoice approval, etc.

Must be available for contact 24/7 via company provided cell phone

Other duties as assigned by Manager

Position Requirements


C525 PIC Type Rating

ATP or Commercial License

3000 Total Hours, 1000 Jet, CJ4 experience preferred

1st or 2nd Class Medical Certificate

Valid passport

Reside within 75 miles of Storm Lake, IA

Physical Requirements

Tolerance for sitting long periods of time. Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, ramps, and the like, using feet and left and / or hands and arms. Balancing, stopping, kneeling, reaching, standing, and walking required. Talking and hearing important spoken instructions and the ability to receive detailed information through oral communication. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Ability to travel as required to perform core job duties.

The physical demands described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Type: Full-time



401(k) matching

Dental insurance

Employee assistance program

Employee discount

Flexible schedule

Flexible spending account

Health insurance

Health savings account

Life insurance

Paid time off

Professional development assistance

Referral program

Relocation assistance

Tuition reimbursement

Vision insurance


On call

Supplemental Pay:

Bonus pay


High school or equivalent (Preferred)


Federal Aviation Regulations: 3 years (Required)


U.S. Passport (Required)

1ATP or Commercial License (Required)

Work Location: On the road

About VT Industries Inc.