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Please complete and send an official application using the contact information below. Resumes are gladly accepted as well. We are a progressive, employee-owned company doing business since 1929. We have a competitive compensation and benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Thank you for your interest in joining our team!


EMB-110 Pilot / Captain – Hilton Head Island, South Carolina (KHXD) and Buffalo, New York (KBUF)

Description

Wiggins Airways, Inc. seeks an experienced pilots to fly our Company EMB-110 aircraft for Freight Forwarding (cargo) position based in KHXD and new base KBUF. Schedule is typically Monday to Saturday. We seek a professional, safe and customer centric aviator with single pilot, FAR 135 winter operations flight experience; EMB-110 time and / or PT6 time desired. The principal duties of this position are performed in Company aircraft with exposure to various airport hangar and ramp environments. The principal function of the Captain is to pilot Company aircraft in a professional, safe and timely manner in order to help the department achieve annual business goals. The work is performed under the supervision and direction of the Chief Pilot. Starting salary is $35,000 to $40,000 based on experience, with non-taxable per diem, comprehensive benefits package, and employee stock ownership. We are not a member of CASS. Relocation package is negotiable. Pilots must domicile within one hour of assigned base.

Requirements

The position requires comprehensive knowledge and experience as Pilot In Command (PIC) with 1200 hours of total flight time,500 hours cross country flight time, 100 hours of night flight time and 75 hours of actual or simulated instrument time, at least 50 hours of which were in actual flight and 200 hours of multi-engine time; US Pilot certification with commercial license with instrument rating and multi-engine rating; two year degree in Aviation field or equivalent education and; any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work. Candidate must possess valid driver's license in accordance with Company and airport policy; successfully complete security, background check, and drug and alcohol testing in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations, Company and airport policy.

CE-208 Pilot / Captain – Manchester, NH (KMHT)

Description

Wiggins Airways, Inc. seeks an experienced Captain for our well-equipped C208 (Express Department cargo) position based in KMHT. Schedule is generally daily five days per week as a floater pilot. Travel away from base is required including overnights throughout our system. We seek a professional, safe and customer centric aviator with single pilot, FAR 135 winter operations experience. The principal duties of this position are performed in Company aircraft with exposure to various airport hangar and ramp environments. The principal function of the Captain is to pilot Company aircraft in a professional, safe and timely manner to help the department achieve annual business goals. The work is performed under the direction of the Chief Pilot. Starting salary is $33,000 to $40,000 based on experience, with non-taxable per diem, and a comprehensive benefits package.. We are not a member of CASS. Relocation package is negotiable. Pilots must domicile within one hour of assigned base.

Requirements

The position requires comprehensive knowledge and experience as Pilot In Command (PIC) with 1000 hours of PIC time; 2000 hours of total flight time; US Pilot certification with commercial license with instrument rating and; equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work. Two year degree in Aviation or equivalent education is desirable. Garmin avionics experience a plus. Candidate must possess valid driver's license in accordance with Company and airport policy; successfully complete security, background check, and drug and alcohol testing in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations, Company and airport policy.


Maintenance Technician (Full Time- KMHT)

Description

Performs scheduled and non-scheduled mechanical maintenance on all Company and customer owned aircraft required by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations, Wiggins Airways business plan, policies and procedures, and customer regulations; Inspects and diagnoses discrepancies to identify defective components
Determines serviceability of aircraft and components;Researches and recommends repair and purchase of replacement parts as required; Cleans and maintains tooling, equipment and work areas; Changes and repairs faulty components in accordance with FAA regulations, sound business practice, safety concerns and Wiggins Airways policies and procedures; Completes all necessary paperwork including logbook entries, FAA and repair station forms; Safely operates and transports Company and customer equipment in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Manchester Airport (MHT), and Wiggins Airways policies and procedures; Participates at the highest level as a Maintenance Technician team member, supporting co-workers in their duties and providing extra-ordinary service to any Wiggins Airways' customer;
Maintains due diligence on all matters of security and safety; Participates in general housekeeping duties such as facility cleaning, snow and sand removal, etc.

Requirements

Graduation from high school or an equivalent program and; A&P Maintenance certification and; Any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work. Must be able to pass drug & alcohol test and security background check for Manchester/Boston Regional Airport.


Line Service Technician (Part Time - KMHT)

Description

Handles aviation petroleum and deicing products and ensures delivery of these products and other aviation service needs, to customer aircraft in a professional, safe and timely manner. Safely operate fuel transport vehicles in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Manchester Airport (MHT), and Wiggins Airways policies and procedures; Service aircraft with fuel; Participate in aircraft deicing activities as vehicle driver or fluid applicator as required; Service aircraft water and lavatory systems as required; Operate aircraft towing and pushback equipment according to safety procedures; Participate at the highest level as a line service team member, supporting co-workers in their duties and providing extra-ordinary service to any Wiggins Airways' customer; Maintain due diligence on all matters of security and safety;
Provide baggage and / or freight handling duties; Receive bulk loads of fuel into proper storage facility; Marshall aircraft into designated parking areas; Provide ground transportation for customers to and from area facilities; Clean internal and external areas of aircraft; General housekeeping duties such as facility cleaning, snow and sand removal, etc.;

Requirements

Graduation from high school or an equivalent program and; Equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work. Must be able to pass drug & alcohol test and security background check for Manchester/Boston Regional Airport.



    To apply for a position, please complete our Application / Pilot Addendum (available as a PDF)
    and send a cover letter and resume to:


    careers@wiggins-air.com
    Director Administration
    Wiggins Airways
    1 Garside Way
    Manchester NH 03103
    Fax. 603-669-8708

    You may mail, email or fax this information.

 


Company Benefits

  • INSURANCE
    Group medical, prescription, vision and dental insurance is available to all regular full-time employees, their spouses and children up to age 19 (or 23 if in school). The Company pays approximately 80% of cost. Life insurance, in an amount equal to base wage, is provided to all full-time employees at no cost to the employee. Employees become eligible for insurance benefits approximately 30 days from date of full-time employment. Short Term Disability insurance is provided to all full-time employees at no cost to the employee after nine months of full-time employment.

  • SICK TIME
    Regular full time employees are paid for time lost due to sickness up to 48 hours per calendar year. Sick leave is accrued at the rate of 4 hours per month of service over the calendar year. Unused time may be carried to the next calendar year not to exceed a maximum of 64 hours.

  • VACATION TIME
    In year one of employment, regular full time employees accrue vacation at the rate of 4 hours per month of employment, not to exceed a total of 40 hours. The vacation must be taken during the succeeding calendar year. During the second through ninth calendar years of employment, employees accrue 80 hours of vacation per calendar year. During the tenth through seventeenth calendar years, employees accrue 120 hours of vacation. In the eighteenth calendar year of employment and beyond, employees accrue 160 hours of vacation. Unused vacation time does not carry to the next calendar year.

  • HOLIDAY TIME
    Generally, employees receive nine paid holidays per year. A holiday schedule is issued annually.

  • OVERTIME
    Hourly employees are paid 1
    ½ times the regular rate for work performed in excess of forty hours.
    .

  • 401(K)
    All employees may participate in the Fidelity 401(K) Plan after 3 months of employment.

  • We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are treated without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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    Please complete our application (available as a PDF).

    You may also include a resume with the application.

    You may mail, email or fax this information to:

     

     

Wiggins Airways Inc.
Attn. Director Administration
1 Garside Way
Manchester NH 03103
or email careers@wiggins-air.com

(603) 206-1837
(603) 669-8708 (Fax)

Wiggins Airways is a distinguished, respected, financially sound, employee-owned,
full-service aviation company at Manchester-Boston Regional Airport.
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