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Cargo/Charter/Fire Pilot

Currently hiring Captains 

  Pilots! Click here to take a look at what we are doing to our aircraft!  

Full & Part Time positions available:


  • Denver, CO – Excalibur Beechcraft Queen Air (all are Garmin upgraded)
  • McCook, NE – Excalibur Beechcraft Queen Air (Garmin upgraded)
  • MN, throughout – Excalibur Beechcraft Queen Air, Beechcraft 99, Metro III
  • Jamestown, ND – Beechcraft C99 (600 hrs PIC Turbine/year)

Minimum Requirements:

  • U.S. FAA Airline Commercial Pilot Certificate AMEL / Instrument Airplane
  • English proficient
  • Current 1st or 2nd Class Medical
  • Able to work in the U.S.
  • Must pass a background check & drug test

Flight Time requirements:

  • 1200 hours total flight time, including
  • 500 hours cross country
  • 100 hours night time
  • 75 hours instrument time, 50 of which must be in flight

Metro Only: 2000TT/500 Turbine 

Email/Fax cover letter and resume to: jobs@BemidjiAviation.com

FAX: 218-759-3552

Our pilot training program is directed by the 2015 recipient of the National Air Transportation Association Excellence in Training Award , Eric Walter.


A&P Mechanic

 Maintenance/troubleshooting on General Aviation Aircraft up to KingAir 200s.  Perform phased inspections on and repair/modify our fleet of about 35 aircraft which in includes the following types:

Work with a team of 12-15 other mechanics. Fairly typical job list would include:

General Requirements: 

Geographic Locations Available:

A note on working at the Bemidji maintenance base: You should WANT to live in Northern Minnesota, the land of 10,000 lakes. We have an abundance of great fishing, hunting, wilderness camping, water sports.  Also winter fun like Ice fishing, cross-country skiing and snowmobiling. Be warned we get a little -40F weather and plenty of -15F from Late December through Early February.

Please submit your cover letter and resume to jobs@bemidjiaviation.com

Aircraft Component Overhauler Position:

This is an ENTRY LEVEL/APPRENTICE position - The position does NOT initially require any certifications. We will train you and help you get  FAA Repairman certification that will allow you to sign off on your work.

We are looking for a "mechanically minded" person that is teachable and willing to work.

This Job is for our Bemidji, Minnesota location only

Example of Daily Duties:

  • Disassemble aircraft components
  • Clean, strip paint and otherwise prepare components as needed for inspection
  • Perform needed inspections on component parts: 
    • Dimensional (measure for wear)
    • Non Destructive Tests to detect cracks and other irregularities
    • Visual inspection 
  • Install new parts in subassemblies as needed
  • Restore/Reapply coatings as needed (paint, plating, powdercoating, etc)
  • Reassemble Parts/components as needed
  • Fill out Repair Station and other paperwork as needed
  • Keep work area neat and clean

Types of Components we Overhaul (Example List):

  • Landing Gear
  • Drag Braces
  • Starters
  • Alternators
  • Magnetos
  • Pumps
  • Actuators
  • Tire/Wheel/Brake Assemblies
  • Aircraft Engines


1. Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
2. Able to use tools and equipment associated with the aircraft maintenance processes.
3. Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation.
4. Able to pass Pulmonary Function Test to obtain respirator certification - no beard guys!
5. Able to climb ladders and stairs, work in small restricted areas, lift up to 75 pounds and work a 9am-6pm shift weekdays in Bemidji.
6. Must be computer literate
7. Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent
8. Must have a valid driver's license
9. This position does NOT initially require FAA Certification - you will be under the supervision of people who will inspect your work and sign off on it based upon their certification(s) 

10. Must pass a pre-employment drug test to begin work and you will be in an FAA/DOT approved random drug screening pool which will require intermittent random drug and alcohol tests.

Expected compensation package:

  • Entry Level Pay: $13.00/hr (negotiable)
  • Initial 60 day full time evaluation period - to determine your suitability for the Job. 
  • Post-evaluation period, the Job would become a full time position with benefits
  • Group Health Coverage Provided (High deductable HSA plan) plus life insurance 
  • Paid Time Off available after 1st year, six paid holidays
  • Retirement Plan (ESOP) 
  • 401K available, Dental Available, AFLAC available

Send resume to jobs@bemidjiaviation.com

Repair Station Accountable Manager

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