AECOM First Officer, Pilot in Las Vegas, Nevada

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144412BR

Position Title First Officer, Pilot

Job Category Transportation Operations Management / Traffic Monitoring

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Nevada

City Las Vegas

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


AECOM’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

Pilots aircraft to transport passengers and cargo. Reviews maintenance logs, weather reports and forecasts. Also has a thorough knowledge of the Airplane Flight Manuals, Flight Crew Operating Manual, and other documents and reports to ascertain factors such as aircraft weight and balance, fuel supply, route, schedule, and mechanical reliability. Maintains currency on publications of a temporary or continually revised nature such as Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS), Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR), Pilot Information Files (PIF), confidential Pilot Information Files (CPIF), and the Site Procedures Manual (SPM). Has the responsibility and authority to order changes in fuel supply, load, route, and to ensure the safety of the flight. Responsible for adhering to the flight plan, regulations and procedures of the Federal Government, company, and any authority which controls the airspace in which operating.

Minimum Requirements

Must have extensive knowledge of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations, the national airspace, and U.S. airman/aeronautical procedures. The First officer must have a minimum of 3,000 fixed wing flying hours in-seat with 300 in-seat hours within last 5 years. At least 1,000 hours must be in turbine-powered aircraft and at least 1,000 hours must be as the pilot in command (PIC). Only pilot time logged in fixed wing aircraft may be counted in the hours totals listed above (specifically excludes simulator, helicopter, WSO, RIO, FE, NAV, EWO, and UAV.) Flying time must be in accordance with FAA rules and guidelines for the logging of flight time; no “military conversion” allowed. The First Officer must hold an USA DOT/FAA Class I medical certificate (with EKG if over 40 years old) and a USA DOT/FAA Airline Transport Pilot Certificate (ATP).

Must demonstrate supervisory skills to coordinate the efforts of a flight crew to ensure the safe and efficient conduct of flight operations. Must qualify for and maintain a TS government security clearance and associated work location access. Must possess a valid state issued driver's license. Must be willing to domicile in the Las Vegas, Nevada metropolitan area

Must comply with FAA Part 121 requirements for pilots.

Preferred Qualifications

Current TS/SSBI security clearance. Boeing 737 type rating. Boeing 737 experience (NG preferred). High-performance and/or jet aircraft experience. Commercial airline and/or passenger-carrying experience. Glass cockpit experience. Flight management system (FMS) experience Local candidates preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.