Lear 45 Pilot in Command (PIC)

EOE Statement

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


Flight Crew


Priester Aviation is a Corporate Jet Management and Global Jet Charter company focused on delivering an exceptional ownership and travel experience for our clients. Priester recognizes that to deliver this experience, we need to build strong relationships with not only the aircraft owner, but also the support personnel including flight crew, maintenance, flight logistics, and others. Priester Aviation’s pioneering approach to relationship building and transparency has been the foundation for long-term success. This success is seen in safe, efficient aircraft operations and a comfortable work environment.

Priester Aviation is currently searching for a full-time Captain for a Part 91 & 135 LR45 in Oklahoma City, OK that will operate approximately 200 hours per year. The ideal candidate will be engaging, cooperative and a dynamic team member, that aims to support the needs of the aircraft owner.  This individual will need to possess a strong focus on safety combined with a can-do approach which is essential for success. Qualified candidates may be eligible for a signing bonus.



  • Ensure compliance with Priester Aviation policies and procedures
  • Ensures flight operations comply with all applicable regulations and aircraft operations adhere to appropriate operating manuals
  • Provide professional and friendly interpersonal interactions with the Owner/Client as well as vendor/support personnel. This includes personal appearance, service-based conduct, and solutions-based decision-making.
  • Actively engages in the Safety Management System (SMS) and is familiar with SMS process and initiatives
  • Continually seek added efficiencies for flight operations and the flight department
  • Objectively seeks and communicates with Priester Leadership suggested system and process improvement that may be advantageous to the aircraft owner and Priester Aviation
  • Ensures correct communication of flight schedule and any updates with Flight Services.
  • Responsible for working alongside Maintenance Control regarding scheduled and non-scheduled maintenance
  • Work to identify operational or flight department issues and communicate those to Team Leader
  • Promote the integrity, reputation, and good standing of Priester Aviation amongst industry stakeholders, and enhance the image and goodwill of Priester


  • Competitive Salaries, Annual Reviews
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Company Paid Short / Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401K Plan (with company match)
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Company Paid Pet Insurance
  • Profit-Sharing Program


  • Medicals
  • Per Diem
  • Cell Phone Reimbursement
  • Hotel/car rentals selected by crews
  • Paid for working scheduled days off
  • Company issued iPads
  • Uniforms
  • Passport Renewals

Come be a part of it!

Priester Aviation is the oldest, privately held Aviation Services company founded in 1945.  Conveniently headquartered in the Midwest just outside Chicago, Priester Aviation has aircraft based around the country and operations around the world. Priester is a destination employer offering a cooperative work environment and a full suite of progressive, industry-leading benefits. From unlimited PTO, pet insurance, a matching 401K, employee wellness, tuition reimbursement, and top-notch health benefits, we invest in our team members. You are Priester.

Priester Aviation is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or disability.

Position Requirements

3000 Total Time minimum
1500 Total Time PIC


  • Multi-Engine ATP
  • Appropriate Type Rating – preferred
  • Valid Class 1 FAA Medical Certificate

Must meet the physical requirements put forth by the CFR Title 14, Part 67 for Class 1 Medical Certification.

Full-Time / Part-Time

Full Time


Lear 45 Pilot in Command (PIC)

Number of Openings


Exempt / Non-Exempt



Oklahoma City, OK

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