If you are looking to take the next step in your career, consider Northwest Flyers. Take a few minutes to look around our website and get to know us. We are looking for qualified and motivated professionals to join our team, if you think you'd like to join us, look over the job postings below. If you have any questions, send us an email. We look forward to reviewing your resume!

Flight Instructor

Basic Info:

  • Location: Schaumburg, IL

  • Job title: Flight Instructor

  • Job type: Flight & Ground Instruction

Job Description:

Northwest Flyers in Schaumburg, IL is looking for qualified flight instructors based at 06C. Our school operates under FAR PART 61. Northwest Flyers flight instructors are responsible for providing exceptional and safe flight instruction. In addition, flight instructors are to create and design their own ground classes. Instructors are required to: track each of their student’s progress, dispatch renter’s aircraft during your duty hours, and come to work prepared for each student. Most of your students will be pilots interested in earning their ratings for recreation (not career). Communicating between other flight instructors, staff, line crew, and maintenance will be a daily duty. Instructors are encouraged to always enhance their knowledge and skill of becoming a better aviator in order for you to make the next step in your aviation career!

To apply, send a resume to dmays@northwestflyers.com.

Citation Ultra Co-Pilot (SIC)

Northwest Flyers, Inc., a Chicago based Charter and Aircraft Management company, has an

immediate opening for a Citation Ultra (CE-560) Co-Pilot. We operate under both Part 135 and Part 91 flight rules, flying predominantly in the domestic United States, with occasional international operations. The successful candidate must be organized, highly motivated, and a self starter. Prior Part 135 or corporate flight department experience a huge plus! The Co-Pilot will be responsible to act as SIC for both Part 135 and Part 91 flights. The pilot can expect to fly 200-300 hours per year in an on-demand charter setting.

Job Summary

The Co-Pilot directly reports to the PIC and is responsible for safe conduct of flight and, in

conjunction with the PIC, compliance with all pertinent FARs; as well as company policies and


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Act as Second in Command of flight for which the pilot is assigned

  • Fulfill company schedules and aircraft operations

  • Provide excellent customer service to charter clients and owners

  • Strive to increase skills and knowledge to transition into PIC position

  • Maintain proficiency on assigned aircraft

  • Be knowledgeable of Company Operations, Manuals, FARs, etc…

  • Professionalism a must as crews will interact with high net-worth individuals regularly

Non-Flying Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist Chief Pilot as necessary

  • Help Keep track on pilot training records

  • Update aircraft databases, GOMs, iPads, etc… as necessary

  • Some office time will be required

Minimum Requirements

FAA Multi-Engine Land, Commercial Pilot, with Instrument Rating

2nd Class Medical

Familiarity of Part 91 regulations

1000 hours total time

100 hours MEL

500 hours PIC

Live within 1 hour driving time of Schaumburg Regional or Chicago Executive Airport

Preferred Requirements:

Airline Transport Pilot

1 st Class Medical

Prior Part 135 experience and knowledgeable of pertinent FARs

CE500 Experience a plus


2000 hours total time

500 hours MEL

1000 hours PIC

500 hours Turbine PIC

BE200 Experience a plus

To apply please send cover letter and resume to pilotjobs@northwestflyers.com. No phone calls please.


Take your career to the next level with Northwest Flyers.


Northwest Flyers

Schaumburg Regional Airport

905 W. Irving Park Road

Schaumburg, IL 60193

P: 847.985.9778

F: 847.985.1978


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