C/KC-130 Pilot - Military veterans preferred

KBR (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

Patuxent River
United States


C/KC-130 Pilot

As part of the world’s largest independent flight test organization supporting both US Government and Commercial Agencies, the highly talented and experienced KBR aircrew services team has provided over 40 continuous years of Aircrew Project and Flight Test support at Patuxent River, MD. The selected applicant will be working for the long-term incumbent and leader in flight test, and will work within the NAVAIR test community composed of government, military, contractor and industry personnel while supporting flight test.

Sign-on bonus and relocation stipend available.

Position Description/Job Responsibilities:

  • This position supports tasking at the Naval Air Warfare Center, VX-20 at NAS Patuxent River, MD
  • The selected candidate must be able to support Flight Test, Aerial Refueling, NVIS flights, logistics, and post maintenance check flying as an Aircraft Commander across legacy and J-model C-130 platforms
  • The applicant must have the ability to direct aircraft operations planning, scheduling, execution and reporting in support of collateral tasks within the customer flight program


  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Minimum of 1500 pilot hours in the C-130 aircraft and have been designated as an Aircraft Commander in the C-130.
  • Instructional experience or designation as a flight crew check pilot and a Type/Model/Series Instructor in both J and Legacy C-130 aircraft platforms desired
  • Must be FAA or Military instrument flight rule certified and have at least an FAA Commercial Pilots License with Multi-Engine Land rating.
  • Navy Aeromedical standard service group 1 or FAA CFR Part 67 Second-Class Airman Medical certified required
  • Must meet current CNAF 3710.7 series physical and physiological minimums for C-130 T/M/S aircrew positions.
  • Support all aspects of flight test as project officer in addition to instructing, logistics, and post maintenance check flying.
  • Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Preferred Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Advanced Engineering Degree.
  • RDT&E flight experience and C-130 NATOPS instructor qualification.
  • KC-130 F, R, T, or J model type of aircraft experience preferred.

Security Clearance Requirement: Active Security clearance preferred.

KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

At KBR, we are passionate about our people, sustainability, and our Zero Harm culture. These ideals form all that we do and are at the heart of our commitment to, and ongoing journey toward, being a more inclusive and diverse company. That commitment is central to our team of team’s philosophy and fosters an environment of real collaboration across cultures and locations. Our individual differences and perspectives bring enhanced value to our teams and help us develop solutions for the most challenging problems. We understand that by embracing those differences and working together, we are more innovative, more resilient, and safer. We Deliver — Together.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.