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ExpressJet

Atlanta, GA

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QUICKTAKE
  • Flying as United Express and growing with 25 new Embraer E175s in 2019
  • Hiring more than 600 new pilots in 2019
  • $22,000 new-hire pilot bonus – first $5,000 paid in the first week of training. Plus, an additional $5,000 with an eligible type rating
  • Offering up to 4 new hire classes per month. No wait for class dates.
  • A subsidiary of ManaAir, LLC, with investment by United Airlines.
  • Crew domiciles at IAH, ORD, CLE, EWR and TYS
  • Training conducted at the ExpressJet Training Complex in Houston, where the airline has its own E175 and ERJ145 full-motion simulators
  • EFB provided at no cost
  • Rotor Transition Program providing up to $22,000 in financial assistance and flexible certification options.
  • E-3 Visa Program for Australian pilots.
  • Instagram:@xjtscott
  • Profile last updated: September 9, 2019 (Quicktake)
PILOTS
Total: 1220
Active: 1220
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA
FLEET
CRJ200: 0
E175: 13
ERJ 145: 95
DOMICILES
IAH
ORD
CLE
EWR
TYS
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

The new ATP minimums have been adopted by Expressjet.

Anticipate the need to hire 600+ pilots in 2019

Hiring 4 classes per month.

ExpressJet jobs page.

Certificates/Ratings: CMEL with Instrument Rating

ATP Written: Course and written provided by ExpressJet as part of paid training

Flight Experience:
Military: 750 hours
R-ATP qualified: 1,000 or 1,250 hours (FAR 61.159 and 61.160, AC 61-139)
Or 1,500 hours
25 hours ME fixed-wing  
*Above requirements must be met prior to entering scheduled air carrier service

Medical: Ability to hold FAA Class 1 Medical Certificate

Age: At least 21 years of age

Authorization to work in the United States without sponsorship

Background Checks: DOT Background / criminal history / reference check / fingerprints/ National Drivers Record / No excessive check ride failure

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JUMPSEATS

Check in at gate. Multiple jumpseaters allowed. CASS participant.

ExpressJet PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
E175 EMB145     
18 110 105     
17 109 104     
16 107 102     
15 105 100     
14 104 98     
13 101 96     
12 98 93     
11 95 90     
10 92 88     
9 90 85     
8 87 83     
7 85 80     
6 83 79     
5 81 77     
4 78 74     
3 76 72     
2 74 70     
1 72 68     
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
All     
8 48     
7 47     
6 47     
5 46     
4 46     
3 44     
2 42     
1 40     

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PAY NOTES

Most junior captain date-of-hire:
October 2016

PER DIEM

$1.95/hour

RETIREMENT

401K:

100% of up to 4-6%*

401K Matching: Yes