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, 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.


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 HR@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 HR@L33Jets.com. All correspondence will be kept strictly confidential. No phone calls, please. Thank you for your interest!


Marketing Associate

Date Posted: Nov. 6, 2017
Location: Carlsbad, CA

Department: Marketing
Type: Full-Time
Experience Level: Early career (1-5 years experience)

About the Role

The primary role of the Marketing Associate is to assist the marketing department by executing assigned tasks. As company ambassadors, our sales and marketing team members are key to successfully communicating the exceptional Latitude 33 Aviation brand experience to our clients, partners, and community.

Essential Duties:
• Website updates
• Lead tracking
• Blog posts
• Creating and regularly updating sales & marketing collateral
• Taking photos/videos of aircraft and company events
• Coordinating photo/video shoots
• Editing photos/videos
• Email newsletters
• Social media management (view our Instagram and Facebook pages)
• Advertisement and messaging creation
• Press releases
• Online marketing – SEO, SEM
• Opportunity analysis using CRM and marketing automation systems
• Creating client proposals
• Overseeing client follow-up and loyalty program
• Direct marketing campaigns
• Coordinate and attend company events (occasional evening/weekend events)
• Other projects as assigned – up to 30% of time may be spent on general, admin, or other tasks

About You

Qualifications (Experience & Education):

Ideal candidate will have Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university with a course of study/major in marketing; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Local candidates are preferred.

Skills and Qualities:
• Passion for delivering high-quality deliverables
• Highly detail oriented and creative
• Exceptional customer service skills
• Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with minimal oversight
• Enjoys a variety of tasks and seeks to be challenged
• Photo, video, and document editing (Adobe Photoshop/Lightroom/InDesign/Illustrator)
• SEO basics
• WordPress
• Google Adwords, Analytics
• Writing/content marketing
• Social media management and analytics platform (i.e. Hootsuite)
• Email marketing platforms (i.e. Constant Contact)
• Market research
• Local candidates preferred

Compensation and Related Details

This full-time position will include a competitive base salary and a full benefits package. (Please inquire for more details.) Please note that the applicant must live in or be willing to relocate to the San Diego, CA, North County area.

Ready to show the world what you’ve got? If so, please email your resume with a cover letter indicating your qualifications and a brief description of your background to MarketingCareers@L33Jets.com. All correspondence will be kept strictly confidential. No phone calls, please. Thank you for your interest!


Charter Sales and Flight Coordinator – Weekends, Evenings and On-Call

Date Posted: Nov. 7, 2017
Location: Carlsbad, CA

Department: Charter
Type: Full-Time
Experience Level: Experienced

What’s it like to be part of the Charter Sales team?

Our charter department is responsible for managing existing client relationships (to include aircraft owner relationships) and for acquiring new charter customers, both retail clients and charter brokers. In addition to growing and nurturing client relationships, the charter department takes pride in providing excellent customer service before, during and after the flight quoting and sales process. Our experienced sales team takes seriously their responsibility, career, and our company’s goal to achieve a higher standard. Above anything else, our passion for superior customer service is what sets us apart from our competitors.

Job Responsibilities

• Weekends, Holidays and Night on-call responsibilities mandatory. Ability to work unassisted, manage time and tasks effectively and be a self-starter is required.
• Customer sales and service roles include: charter quoting, booking trips/securing payment, arranging customer/crew catering and transportation needs and active customer flight following.
• Managing heavy telephone and email interface with clients, prospects, aircraft owners and industry contacts. In addition to maintaining and enhancing existing customer/broker relationships, providing immediate responses and performing prompt follow-up is an important part of this position.
• Maintaining department focus on selling available empty legs, meeting the monthly quota and resolving any potential client issues as deemed necessary.
• Flight Coordinator roles include: generating trip itineraries, pilot trip sheets, research fuel pricing, arranging customs on international trips and managing aircraft/crew scheduling.
• Guaranteeing that each flight can be safely conducted and that all activities are in compliance with FAA and company operations specifications.
• Coordinating, scheduling and planning all flights as to allow the efficient use of the aircraft and minimizing the number of empty repositioning flights.
• Resolving all conflicts regarding charter scheduling, billings and other situations requiring attention.
• Ensuring that the charter department delivers on its brand promise of meeting and exceeding customer service expectations.
• Reporting to the Director of Charter a weekly update of the progress in fulfilling Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) such as number of quotes, trips/hours sold and sales conversion rate.

Preferred Qualifications of Ideal Candidate

• College degree (aviation preferred)
• Dispatch license a plus, but not required
• Minimum of one year experience selling aircraft charter, high-end products or travel industry products
• Knowledge of FAR’s, world geography and business aircraft
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Excellent time management and organizational skills
• Ability to be a team player in high-pressure environment
• Good computer skills – SchedAero/Avinode (or equivalent system) experience a plus
• Local candidates preferred

Compensation and Related Details

This full-time position will include a competitive base salary, additional sales incentives and a full benefits package. (Please inquire for more details.) Please note that the applicant must live in or be willing to relocate to the San Diego, CA, North County area.

So, are you ready to join and lead the Latitude 33 charter sales team? If so, please email your resume with a cover letter indicating your qualifications and a brief description of your background to HR@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