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Ameristar Air Cargo, Inc.

Addison, TX

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QUICKTAKE
  • Ameristar Air Cargo, a FAR 121 air carrier, hiring FOs and Captains to join our team, DC-9 pilots working in an unscheduled, on-demand freight transportation environment.
  • Please email resumes to: [email protected]
  • HOME BASED – Travel to and from the aircraft provided by Ameristar.  Hotels – Hampton/Holiday Inn Express level.
  • Covid Vaccine and Face Masks are at Pilot Discretion
  • Profile updated August 2, 2022 (Quicktake, Paynote)
PILOTS
Total: 16
Active: 16
Furloughed: 0
UNION
None listed
FLEET
B737: 2
DC9 cargo: 4
DOMICILES
None listed
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

•     ATP with at least one turbojet (Group II) type rating without a SIC restriction, 3000TT, Jet time preferred

•     Ability to pass a 10-year Background Check, Fingerprint CHRC, DOT Drug Screen and ability to enter Canada

•     FAR Part 121 PIC flight time preferred

•     Eligible to upgrade to Captain status based upon performance and previous experience and not seniority

•     Ability to pass a 10-year Background Check, Fingerprint CHRC, DOT Drug Screen and ability to enter Canada

•     FAR Part 121 PIC flight time preferred

·        Eligible to upgrade to Captain status based upon performance and previous experience and not seniority

 Pilot Hiring Process, please describe: Submit Resume to [email protected]

JUMPSEATS

Jumpseaters Phone# 972-248-2478 Ext 11

PAY CALCULATOR
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Pay Rate:

Credit Time:

Bid Periods:

Percentage:

PAY NOTES

 

2021 Wages Annualized

Captain

F/O

186,870

93,120

169,152

102,720

168,688

102,708

212,809

122,793

199,397

122,679

201,427

185,473

171,280

114,238

184,436

 

140,148

 

      Yearly Guarantee*

Year

DC9 Only Capt

DC9 & B737 Capt

FO Only

1

100,000

102,000

81,000

2

101,040

103,061

82,620

3

102,091

104,133

84,272

4

103,153

105,216

85,958

5

104,225

106,310

87,677

6

105,309

107,415

89,431

7

106,405

108,533

91,219

8

107,511

109,661

93,044

9

108,629

110,802

94,904

10

109,759

111,954

96,802

11

110,900

113,118

98,739

12

112,054

114,295

100,713

13

113,219

115,484

102,728

14

114,397

116,685

104,782

15

115,586

118,753

106,878

16

116,788

121,128

109,015

17

118,003

123,551

111,196

18

119,230

126,022

113,420

19

121,615

128,542

115,688

20

124,047

131,113

118,002

 

Monthly Pay Guarantee for Line Holders: Approximately 15 hours

 

Monthly Pay Guarantee for Reserves: Same as described in table above

 

Scheduled pay raises: Each year

PER DIEM

Domestic Per Diem (Hourly): $2.75

International Per Diem (Hourly): $2.75 (Evaluated depending on country)

RETIREMENT

401K:

50% up to 6% employee contribution

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund:

Does this company provide a Defined Benefit Plan (A Fund):  NO

Does this company provide a Defined Contribution Plan (B Fund): NO

Other:

·        Starting annual salary $81,000 on 1st day of ground school

·        Lodging paid when away from home base including training

·        Extra day rate (Range):

Captain:          $509   $609

F/O:                $445   $570

 

·        Loading pay on freighters

·        Pay above guarantee is directly related to hours flown each month

·        Extra pay for a given month begins after 15 flight hours

·        Bonus programs based on:

 

Additional Extra Days

o   Working at least 12 extra days per calendar year

o   Separate (additional) Company bonus evaluated on a quarterly basis

 

Schedule

209 scheduled days per year.  Flexible scheduling

 

Travel and Accommodations

Travel to and from the aircraft provided by Ameristar.  Hotels – Hampton/Holiday  Inn Express level.

 

Other

Covid Vaccine and Face Masks are at Pilot Discretion

Paid Sick and Vacation days

iPad with data plan provided by Ameristar

Company pays expedited fees for passport

 

Health insurance:

United Health Care: Medical, Dental & Vision.  Life (upgrades to basic coverage available) and AD&D