CAREERS AT LATITUDE 33 AVIATION

A PASSION FOR EXCELLENCE

Looking for Los Angeles or San Diego-based pilot jobs, charter sales opportunities, or aviation marketing careers? We are hiring!

The people at Latitude 33 Aviation are the most important asset of our company.  We are passionate about providing unparalleled service and exceeding our clients’ expectations at every possible opportunity.  Does this sound like you?  If so, take a look at our open positions below.

About Us

Latitude 33 Aviation (L33Jets.com) provides the ultimate in private aviation services. Managing the largest and newest fleet of jets in the U.S., Latitude 33 Aviation’s mission is to be the absolute best at what we do. Specializing in individualized, client-specific management programs, we operate a fleet of 30 Challenger, Legacy, Phenom and Citation aircraft and have been recognized as San Diego’s Best Air Charter Company by Ranch & Coast Magazine’s Reader’s Poll. Overseen by a highly-motivated leadership team, Latitude 33 Aviation delivers excellence in private jet charter services, aircraft management, and aircraft acquisition and sales services.

Latitude 33 Aviation is an industry-recognized expert in delivering professional, full-service management programs while maintaining a safety, security, and customer service record that its clients can count on. Founded and run by current, professional pilots, Latitude 33’s leadership has the unique perspective of the private jet industry’s pulse from the front lines, not from behind a desk.


Aircraft Maintenance Manager
Date Posted: Mar. 20, 2018
Location: Carlsbad, CA
Department: Maintenance
Type: Full Time

Responsibilities/Duties

  • Responsible for the airworthiness of company and managed aircraft.
  • Responsible for managing aircraft maintenance events.
  • Responsible for ensuring vendors release aircraft in accordance with company policy and procedures.
  • Responsible for promoting and maintaining company aircraft in a safe, efficient, and reliable condition.
  • Formulates corrective action plans for mechanical problems and deferred maintenance items in coordination with MCC.
  • Performs aircraft related administrative duties such as record keeping, logbook maintenance, historical research, Airworthiness Directives and Service Bulletins.
  • Provides advice and guidance regarding aircraft maintenance, planning, utilization, troubleshooting, etc.
  • Provides resources and technical support as necessary in cases of major mechanical problems or AOG situations.
  • Communicates effectively and accurately with the client, vendors and other internal departments.
  • Reviews and ensures all required entries into the aircraft logbooks and permanent records are accurate and preserved in accordance with company and FAA requirements.
  • Maintains aircraft related manuals and documents.
  • Updates and interfaces with Computerized Maintenance Tracking Program.
  • Sets policy and procedures relating to aircraft maintenance and servicing.
  • Supports flight crews with maintenance related issues during trips. Provides advice, vendor support, and deferrals for repairs.
  • Complies with internal company policies and procedures outlined within the General Maintenance Manual (GMM), Flight Operations Manual (FOM) or any company Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) document.
  • Obtains vendor proposals for upcoming maintenance packages.
  • Reviews and approves invoices generated for assigned aircraft. Reconciles invoices with vendors and process to accounting department for payment.
  • Proactively provides recommendations for modifications and upgrades, as necessary.
  • Procurement of parts and materials.
  • Other duties assigned as needed.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Two (2) years of college or equivalent technical training, in related field preferred
  • Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic (A&P) Certificate mandatory with no suspensions or violations
  • Ten (10) years of experience in aviation maintenance
  • Three (3) years or more of practical corporate aircraft maintenance experience on assigned or similar type of aircraft
  • Thorough knowledge of maintenance planning, along with management oversight of inspections, repairs, and modifications
  • Flexible working schedules is a must
  • Ability to lift 25-40 pounds with some assistance
  • Self-educator and motivator
  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills
  • May be required to be 21 years of age or older and have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Must also be able to pass a required background check

Compensation and Related Details

This full-time position will include a competitive salary and benefits package.

To Apply

Please email your resume with a cover letter indicating your qualifications and a brief description of your background to MXCareers@L33Jets.com. All correspondence will be kept strictly confidential. No phone calls, please. Thank you for your interest!


Pilot – Citation Sovereign (CE-680) Captain & First Officer
Date Posted: Mar. 6, 2018
Location: Southern California / Van Nuys, CA
Department: Flight
Type: Full Time

What’s it like to be a Latitude 33 crew member?
Our crews are among the best-trained and most experienced professionals in the aviation industry. As company ambassadors to our clients, they are highly qualified to safely and professionally fly our clients anywhere in the world. Our skilled crewmembers take seriously their responsibility, career, and our company’s goal to achieve a higher standard. Our crewmember program includes:

• Annual recurring state of the art simulator training at the finest training facilities in the world.
• In-house training for company specific items and adherence to our FAA approved procedures.
• An Initial Operating Experience (IOE) and mentoring program that is proven to ensure our crew members meet and exceed industry standards.
• FAA required drug testing and medical examinations.

Future opening for an experienced CE-680 PIC and SIC. Applicant must live in or be willing to relocate to the Greater Los Angeles area. Preference given to those with time in type and local to SoCal.

This position will be flown as a mix of Part 91 and 135 on both aircraft.

Minimum Pilot in Command Qualifications:
• ATP
• CE-680 type rating (required)
• Current FAA Class 1 medical certificate
• 3,500 hours total flight time
• 2,000 hours total PIC
• 2,000 hours multi-engine time
• 750 hours jet PIC
• 250 hours PIC in the CE-680 (preferred)
• No significant accidents, incidents, or enforcements in the last 3 years
• Exceptional customer service and communication skills

Minimum Second in Command Qualifications:
• ATP
• CE-680 type rating (preferred)
• Current FAA Class 1 medical certificate
• 2,500 hours total flight time
• 1,000 hours total PIC
• 500 hours multi-engine time
• 250 hours jet PIC
• 250 hours PIC in the CE-680 (preferred)
• No significant accidents, incidents, or enforcements in the last 3 years
• Exceptional customer service and communication skills

Compensation and Related Details
This full-time position will include a competitive salary and benefits package. When applying, please note the following information in the body of your email:
1) Your CE-680 total flight time
2) The date of your last CE-680 flight

To apply, please email your resume with a cover letter indicating your qualifications and a brief description of your pilot background to PilotCareers@L33Jets.com. All correspondence will be kept strictly confidential. No phone calls, please. Thank you for your interest!


Pilot – Challenger 300 PIC/SIC
Date Posted: Nov. 13, 2017
Location: Southern California / Los Angeles, CA
Department: Flight
Type: Full Time

What’s it like to be a Latitude 33 crew member?
Our crews are among the best-trained and most experienced professionals in the aviation industry. As company ambassadors to our clients, they are highly qualified to safely and professionally fly our clients anywhere in the world. Our skilled crewmembers take seriously their responsibility, career, and our company’s goal to achieve a higher standard. Our crewmember program includes:

• Annual recurring state of the art simulator training at the finest training facilities in the world.
• In-house training for company specific items and adherence to our FAA approved procedures.
• An Initial Operating Experience (IOE) and mentoring program that is proven to ensure our crew members meet and exceed industry standards.
• FAA required drug testing and medical examinations.

Minimum Required Pilot in Command Qualifications:
• ATP
• CL-300 type rating (required)
• Current FAA Class 1 medical certificate
• 5,000 hours total flight time
• 3,000 hours total PIC
• 2,000 hours multi-engine time
• 750 hours jet time
• 250 hours PIC in the CL-300 (preferred)
• International experience (required)
• FAA commercial, multi-engine, instrument rating
• No significant accidents, incidents, or enforcements in the last 3 years
• Exceptional customer service and communication skills

Minimum Required Second in Command Qualifications:
• ATP
• CL-300 type rating (preferred)
• Current FAA Class 1 medical certificate
• 2,500 hours total flight time
• 1,000 hours total PIC
• 500 hours multi-engine time
• 250 hours jet time
• 250 hours PIC in the CL-300 (preferred)
• International experience (preferred)
• FAA commercial, multi-engine, instrument rating
• No significant accidents, incidents, or enforcements in the last 3 years
• Exceptional customer service and communication skills

Compensation and Related Details
This full-time position will include a competitive salary and benefits package. When applying, please note the following information in the body of your email:
1) Your CL-300 flight time
2) The date of your last CL-300 flight

To apply, please email your resume with a cover letter indicating your qualifications and a brief description of your background to PilotCareers@L33Jets.com. All correspondence will be kept strictly confidential. No phone calls, please. Thank you for your interest!


Pilot – Part 91/135 Cessna Citation CJ 3/3+/4 First Officer

Date Posted: Continuous
Location: Southern California / Los Angeles, CA
Department: Flight
Type: Full Time

What’s it like to be a Latitude 33 crew member?
Our crews are among the best-trained and most experienced professionals in the aviation industry. As company ambassadors to our clients, they are highly qualified to safely and professionally fly our clients anywhere in the world. Our skilled crewmembers take seriously their responsibility, career, and our company’s goal to achieve a higher standard. Our crewmember program includes:

• Annual recurring state of the art simulator training at the finest training facilities in the world.
• In-house training for company specific items and adherence to our FAA approved procedures.
• An Initial Operating Experience (IOE) and mentoring program that is proven to ensure our crew members meet and exceed industry standards.
• FAA required drug testing and medical examinations.

Minimum Required Second in Command Qualifications:
• 1,000 hours total flight time
• 500 hours total PIC
• FAA commercial, multi-engine, instrument rating
• Current FAA Class 2 medical certificate
• No significant accidents, incidents, or enforcements in the last 3 years
• Exceptional customer service and communication skills

Preferred Second in Command Qualifications:
• CE-525(S) Type rating (preferred but not required)
• FAA ATP or ATP CTP license
• Current FAA Class 1 medical certificate
• 500 hours multi-engine
• 100 hours instrument time
• Part 135 and international experience

When applying, please note the following information:
1) Your CE-525 TOTAL TIME
2) The date of your last CE-525 Proficiency Check
3) The date of your last CE-525 flight
4) Glass cockpit / Pro Line 21 / Garmin G3000 time

Compensation and Related Details
This full-time position will include a competitive starting salary and benefits package. (Please inquire for more details.) Significant opportunities are also available to those who join our team and contribute to the success of the company.

Aircraft based in Long Beach, Hawthorne, and Van Nuys.  Please note that even though Latitude 33 headquarters is based in the Carlsbad (San Diego) area, this applicant must live in or be willing to relocate to the Los Angeles area. Relocation assistance will be provided to qualified candidates.

To apply, please email your resume with a cover letter indicating your qualifications and a brief description of your background to PilotCareers@L33Jets.com. All correspondence will be kept strictly confidential. No phone calls, please. Thank you for your interest!

 

To learn more about Latitude 33, please contact us at +1.760.385.3610