Captain - #19529193

Jack Links Protein Snacks

Date: Feb 23, 2021
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Contract type: Full time
Jack Links Protein Snacks

Company Description

Running with Sasquatch is more than just a clever marketing campaign. As a Jack Link’s team member, Running with Sasquatch means we roll up our buffalo plaid sleeves and do the hard work first. We don’t shy away from challenges. In fact, we push hard and take risks. True to our North Woods roots, we're a bunch of ordinary people who accomplish extraordinary things by driving results with innovation, creativity and a clear sense of urgency. Like our awesome protein products, we have an unwavering passion for quality, and you won’t find anything artificial here. What you see is what you get… authentic, humble and fun people who Run with Sasquatch!

Running with Sasquatch takes a team. We invite you to run with us, succeed with us, and celebrate with us. Most importantly, Feed Your Wild Side with us on our journey to be the dominant global leader of branded protein snacks!

Jack Link's Protein Snacks is a global leader in snacking and the No. 1 meat snack manufacturer worldwide. Family-owned and operated with headquarters in Minong, Wisconsin, Jack Link’s Protein Snacks also has a large corporate hub in Downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. The company is made up of over 4,000 passionate team members, across 11 countries, who share an uncompromising commitment to delivering awesome products and feeding the journey of those who move things forward. The Jack Link’s Protein Snacks portfolio of brands includes, Jack Link’s, Lorissa’s Kitchen, MATADOR Jerky, BiFi and Peperami.

Job Description

Running with Sasquatch is exciting, but have you considered flying with him? Our corporate pilots are highly-valued, solutions-oriented team members who take pride in representing our brand and are geniuses at offering options to deliver on our commitment to safe, superior transportation services. Our corporate pilots “act like an owner” through owning the entire flight process beginning with preflight planning and all the way through pilotage, navigation, providing world-class customer service, post flight procedures, and ensuring aircraft security. 

Here at Jack Link’s we don’t shy away from challenges. In true Jack Link’s form, we’ve rolled up our buffalo-plaid sleeves and are doing what it takes to make us a premier employment destination for professional business aviators.  Our total rewards package includes such things as:

Here at Jack Link’s we don’t shy away from challenges. In true Jack Link’s form, we’ve rolled up our buffalo-plaid sleeves and are doing what it takes to make us a premier employment destination for professional business aviators.  Our total rewards package includes such things as:

  • A compensation package which sets the benchmark for pilot salaries, including an incentive bonus plan.

  • On-call rotations allowing for a desirable work-life balance

  • A generous offering of benefits like our medical plan, dental and vision plans, Paid Time Off, a 401(k), and much more!

  • A relaxed Northwoods working environment where jeans and buffalo plaid is encouraged

  • Company-issued company credit card for meals, incidentals and lodging

As a member of our aviation team, we are looking to you to contribute to our continuous improvement culture and perform the following duties:

  • Operate company aircraft in a safe and efficient manner per established company policies and procedures: abide by all FAR's, ICAO guidelines and in the manufacturers’ recommended configurations.

  • While we’d prefer someone with a Challenger 350 type rating, we are more interested in finding the right cultural fit.

  • Strive to exceed our customers’ expectations on each flight including providing options and solutions as flight times and business needs change.

  • Embrace our core value of “Speed Matters.”

  • Demonstrate stewardship by ensuring the aircraft is clean and prepared for passengers.

  • Proactively participate in the SMS: identify, report, and assist in mitigation of safety related issues and provide timely input to safety related topics and apply appropriate checklists to make sound decisions.

  • Demonstrate a passion for building relationships with passengers and collaborating within our team.

  • Show awesome character by acting with honesty and integrity.

  • Be self-disciplined and driven to exceed short and long-term expectations.

  • Maintain pilot proficiency and stay current within the industry; annually attend Flight Safety International simulator training or equivalent; annually complete ground training programs.

  • Write routine reports, correspondence, and speak effectively before both internal and external groups


To be considered for this role, we require that you possess the following:

  • Airline Transport Pilot certificate – Multi Engine

  • Must have and be able to retain a first-class medical certificate

  • 5000 hours Total Time

  • 1000 hours Turbine Pilot In Command

  • 500 hours Multi Engine Time

  • Must be willing to relocate and live within 1.5 hours of  Fort Lauderdale, Florida

  • Excellent safety record, No FAA violations, accidents, or incidents

  • Pass background checks to including those in accordance with TSA/HS regulations, and must release a copy of his/her FAA Airman Certification Record

  • Part 135 or 121 operating experience (Aircraft fly a couple of charter flights per year to maintain our certificate)

  • Ability to travel 60-80% of the time

  • At least one Jet type rating with experience in type.

To be successful in this role, we prefer that you possess the following education, experience, and skills:

  • Prefer worldwide international experience (Europe, S. America, Asia)

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office productivity suite

Additional Information

Jack Link’s provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic that is protected by federal, state or local law.

Jack Link’s is participant in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization of all newly hired employees.  For information about the E-Verify program, please visit:

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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