About Amanda Jenkins

Member Support Specialist at BizJetJobs.com, helping Aviation Crew navigate the job market and present themselves effectively to corporate employers.

Get the Job! Share Great Examples of Your Talents & Abilities in Your Pilot Job Interview, on Your Pilot Resume

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How can you know for sure that you’re making a great impression on a hiring manager? When writing your pilot’s resume, you’ll have to not only follow a specific format. You’ll need to stand out among the stack of resumes he or she has already been through. During your pilot’s interview, in addition to getting a handle on your nerves,…
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G700 Pilots Wanted!

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BizJetJobs.com founders Rick and Meredith Koubsky just got back from Las Vegas, where they attended the industry’s biggest business aviation event, NBAA’s 2019 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE). One of this years highlights was definitely the G700 launch event! Gulfstream told BJJ that they have close to 30 orders for the G700. Experience the full-length launch event:

Pros and Cons of Including Salary in Your Pilot Job Posting

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At BizJetJobs, we are often asked by pilot employers and pilot job-seekers alike why a job posting either specifies – or doesn’t specify – salary. As an employer, should you add salary information to your pilot job posting on BizJetJobs? As a pilot, should you only consider jobs that include salary information? We’re here to say, unequivocally – that it…
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Six Tips for Leaving a Pilot Job, The Right Way

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At BizJetJobs.com, we’ve witnessed a transformation in business aviation. These days, pilots are on the move because the job market is now a pilot’s market. But the one rule we can all live by is that change is constant. As corporate pilots, we always need to remember that it’s a small world. It’s important you leave on good terms with…
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Easily Create & Apply for Corporate Pilot Jobs with the BizJetJobs Resume Builder

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When looking for corporate pilot work, it’s common to want to update your pilot resume. We’ve created a visual guide to doing this on BizJetJobs. Here’s our step-by-step on how to use the BizJetJobs resume builder to create a great-looking resume. (Please note: you may also upload an existing resume using our system). The full illustrated tutorial follows. 1. Click…
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How Contract Pilot Work Can Help You Secure FT Employment

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At BizJetJobs, we talk with corporate pilots, contract pilots and corporate pilot employers on a daily basis. Over the years, we’ve noticed some patterns. Many charter companies and corporate flight departments hire a contract pilot for the short term, meet someone they like working with and continue to call that person for work going forward. Corporate pilot employers may even be…
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How I Lost My Pilot Medical … & Got it Back (Part 3 of 3)

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After being hit by a car while out on a bike ride for exercise, full-time Corporate Pilot and BizJetJobs Founder Rick Koubsky was fearing for his job, and his future as a pilot. (To get caught up, read Part 1: How I Unexpectedly Lost My Airman’s Medical Certificate and Part 2: The Repercussions of Losing My Pilot’s Medical Certificate.) Rick…
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Overqualified For the Pilot Job You Want? Get It Anyway

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Being perceived as “overqualified” for a pilot job can be as much of a barrier to employment as being “under qualified,” and many pilots are told high numbers in both flight time and age can work against them in the corporate pilot job search process. It’s counterintuitive, but sometimes true: your impressive resume can be an impediment to even getting…
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