MQ-9A Reaper UAV Pilot (Deployed)

Deployed
Flight Operations
Full-time
This is a deployed pilot position supporting Government Owned Contractor Operated (GOCO) Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) operations. The ideal candidate will be Launch and Recovery Element (LRE) qualified on the MQ-9 Reaper and willing to be trained on the MQ-1 Predator in order to facilitate a site conversion. All qualified MQ-1B Predator and MQ-9A Reaper pilots are invited to apply.

Essential Functions:

    • Acts as Pilot-in-Command (PIC) of an MQ-9A Reaper aircraft in support of customer requirements.
    • Aides in the transition of MQ-1B operations to the MQ-9A platform
    • Oversees and may actively participate in ground and flight operations efforts including mission planning, execution and briefing, debriefing, aircrew resource management and safety.
    • Conducts ISR operations in support of the customer
    • Ensures compliance with service guidance, company policy and procedures and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations. 
    • Responsible for observing all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
    • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices. 
    • Travel to CONUS and OCONUS sites to perform duties as required
    • Other duties as assigned or required

Minimum Experience / Education Requirements

    • Must be qualified on MQ-1B Predator or MQ-9A Reaper aircraft w/ Form 8 (Current and Dual Qualified highly desired)
    • LRE qualified (highly desired)
    • Current Secret security clearance
    • Have Current Passport (preferred)
    • Must be willing to travel OCONUS for duties and travel up to 60% of the time