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Mountain Air Cargo

Maiden, NC

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QUICKTAKE
  • Executive Referral Program to FedEx mainline for qualified ATR Captains
  • Purple Runway – A FedEx Pathways Program
  • Entire ATR fleet is equipped with EVAS (Emergency Vision Assurance System)
  • Caravans have glass cockpits installed
  • EFB on iPad’s for all pilots
  • CASS & KCM participant
  • One ATR72 operating out of Puerto Rico
  • FedEx feeder operator
  • Int'l Ops includes Caribbean
  • FedEx owns all of MAC's airplanes and funds their maintenance
  • No pilot layoffs in company's 40+ year history
  • IATA code: C2; ICAO code: MTN
  • ATC callsign: "Mountain"
  • Mountain Air Cargo offers Based positions as well as Gateway Based positions. Gateway Basing allows our pilots to stay close to home while floating to various bases within our system.
  • Cessna 208 Captains that transfer to ATR FO will maintain Caravan Captain salary.
  • Last Updated: June 11, 2018 (Hiring)
PILOTS
Total: 97
Active: 97
Furloughed: 0
UNION
None listed
FLEET
ATR42: 9
ATR72: 9
C208B: 36
DOMICILES
BIS
DLH
MYR
IPT
SBY
TLH
LCK
MIA
BQN
SJU
SLU
MEM
ERI
IND
EWR
BUF
SYR
EWN
ILM
SHV
FLL
PKB
GSO
BKW
MQY
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Mountain Air Cargo will provide new hires or upgrades with an approved ATP-CTP course. 

MAC will consider qualified new hires as direct entry Captain for the ATR.

Captains will sit in either seat - left or right - and still receive Captain's pay.

Flight Time Requirement:

ATR Captain:

  • Airline Transport Pilot Certificate Multi-Engine Land
  • 1st Class Medical
  • Current Passport
  • US Citizen or U.S. Work authorization
  • 2500 TT
  • 500 PIC
  • 1000 MEL
  • 300 Turbine / Turboprop
  • Meet FAR 121.436(a)(3) 

ATR First Officer:

  • Eligible for a Restricted Airline Transport Pilot Certificate Multi-Engine Land
  • 1st Class Medical
  • Current Passport
  • US Citizen or U.S. Work authorization
  • 500 PIC
  • 50 MEL

C-208 Caravan Captain:

  • Commercial Single Engine Land Instrument rating
  • 1200 TT
  • 500 PIC
  • 500 Cross-country
  • 100 Night
  • 75 Instrument (50 “in actual flight”)
  • 2nd Class Medical (1st Class Medical Required for International and some Florida Bases).

JUMPSEATS

Call 828-466-6763 to list between 24 and 2 hours prior to travel. Jumpseat reservations can only be made from 0600 Monday through 1200 local (Eastern Time) on Saturday and from 1500 until 2100 on Sunday. Call to cancel any reservations.

Mountain Air Cargo PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Yearly)
Year
Caravan ATR     
25 77110 97832     
24 75970 96862     
23 74848 95904     
22 73742 94954     
21 72296 94014     
20 70878 92398     
19 69488 90808     
18 68126 89246     
17 66790 87712     
16 65480 86416     
15 64196 84930     
14 62936 83468     
13 61702 82032     
12 60492 80622     
11 59306 79236     
10 58144 77682     
9 57004 76158     
8 55344 74666     
7 53732 73202     
6 52166 71766     
5 50647 70358     
4 49172 68978     
3 47740 67626     
2 46350 66300     
1 45000 65000     
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Yearly)
Year
ATR     
9 50670     
8 49194     
7 47762     
6 46370     
5 45020     
4 43709     
3 42436     
2 41200     
1 40000     

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PAY NOTES

Pay longevity credit for previous Part 91K,121,135,or military time

Up to two years pay credit for new hires

Hiring Part Time pilots

Contact us for more information

Initial Hire Salary;

ATR Captain: $65,000 base with the potential to earn over $100,000**

ATR First Officer: $40,000 base with the potential to earn over $65,000** 

C208 Captain: $45,000 base with the potential to earn over $75,000 

(** $20,000 is offered in addition to base salary for the following based cities: BIS, BUF, SYR. This program requires a one-year commitment.)

C208 Pilots based in SJU: $50,000 base salary with an additional $10,000 offered with a geographic incentive

We offer a $3,000 signing bonus upon completion of IOE.

Retention bonus yearly beginning on year 1:

    • 1 year      $500.00
    • 2 years    $500.00
    • 3 years    $500.00
    • 4 years    $500.00
    • 5 years    $500.00

After 5 years, you receive a bonus in 5 year intervals:

    • 10 years  $1000.00    
    • 15 years  $1500.00   
    • 20 years  $2000.00
    • 25 years  $2500.00
    • 30 years  $3000.00

New hires will receive FULL regular pay from the first day of training. 

ATR Captains get every 4th week PTO **. 

ATR First Officers get every 6th week PTO **.  

 

Domestic/International C-208 Floater Pilots get every 5th week PTO **.  

Domestic/International C-208 based pilots get one-week PTO ** every calendar quarter. 

Double pay for working any PTO week, if requested.  

 

Eligible for extra day pay on weekends.

No training contracts.

Most junior captain hired: May 2017

PER DIEM

Up to $35 per day.

RETIREMENT

401K:

401k: Matching 50% up to 6% of salary contribution.

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund:

none