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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.
  • Free leather jacket upon completion of OE
  • Last Updated: October 17, 2018 (Pay Notes, Fleet)
PILOTS
Total: 116
Active: 116
Furloughed: 0
UNION
None listed
FLEET
ATR42: 9
ATR72: 9
C208B: 35
DOMICILES
BIS
TLH
MYR
SBY
IPT
IND
EWR
MIA
SJU
SLU
MEM
ERI
GSO
BUF
EWN
ILM
SHV
FLL
PKB
BKW
DLH
BQN
GSP
BWI
EYW
MTH
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
C208 ATR     
15 64196 108613     
14 62936 106745     
13 61702 104109     
12 60492 103105     
11 59306 101331     
10 58144 99589     
9 57004 97876     
8 55344 96192     
7 53732 94538     
6 52166 92912     
5 50647 91314     
4 49172 89744     
3 47740 88200     
2 46350 86200     
1 45000 84200     
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Yearly)
Year
ATR     
15 64196     
14 62936     
13 61702     
12 60492     
11 59306     
10 58144     
9 57004     
8 55344     
7 53732     
6 52166     
5 50647     
4 49172     
3 47740     
2 46350     
1 45000     

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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

Contact us for more information

Initial Hire Salary;

ATR Captain: $84,200 base with the potential to earn over $100,000**

ATR First Officer: $45,000 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, DLH. 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 First Officers and Captains get 3 weeks on 1 week off

 

Domestic/International C-208 Floater Pilots get every 4th week PTO **.  

Domestic/International C-208 based pilots get 5 weeks on 1 week off

Double pay for working any PTO week, if requested.  

 

Eligible for extra day pay on weekends.

No training contracts.

Most junior ATR captain hired: August 6, 2018

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