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Date: Mar 14, 2019

Location: Norfolk, VA, US, 23510

Company: Norfolk Southern Corp.

Requisition 11467: Co-Pilot 


Job Description

NOTE:  This position will be based in Norfolk, Virginia and will be relocated to Atlanta, Georgia during the summer of 2019


Job Description

Primary Purpose:


Co-pilot’s perform the duties of second in command and are responsible to remain involved with the safe operation of the flight. May perform take offs and landings as directed by the Pilot in Command. Operates the company aircraft as called upon, providing safe, comfortable and efficient air transportation within established Company policies and government regulations.


Principal Duties:

Works with Norfolk Southern to maintain a culture of safety with efficient procedures that support customer service.

Functionally responsible to the Pilot in Command of the flight for the conduct and execution of assigned duties in accordance with all Federal, State and local airport rules and regulations.

Performs duties as assigned during flight preparation and in flight.

Assist Pilot In Command in operation and flight of the aircraft.

Be Familiar with and follow all Air Regulations and Norfolk Southern policies pertinent to assigned duties.

Be prepared to assume inflight duties of Pilot in Command if he becomes incapacitated.

Assist with aircraft preflight, records and flight documents as required.

Passenger service and assistance to assure their safety and comfort, including catering, stocking and baggage handling and on board safety briefings.


Job Related Experience:

Minimum Level: 3-5 years

Preferred Level: 6-10 years



Preferred Level: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent (Any)

Preferred Majors: None listed


Licenses / Certifications:


Multi-engine , Airline Transport Pilot Written passed, FAA First Class Medical

Preferred: 500 hours multi-engine and 250 hours turbine


Technical Skills:

MS Word/Word Processing

MS Outlook

Up-to-date technical job knowledge in aircraft systems, avionics and air traffic control.


Future Jobs:

Captain Pilot, Chief Pilot


Work Conditions Environment: Outdoor/Field


Shift Work: Yes

On-Call: Yes


Weekend Work: Yes

Travel Required: OVER 15 Days per Month/Average 5 Overnights

Work Location:

VA-Norfolk, GA-Atlanta


Work Conditions

Environment: Outdoor/Field

Shift Work: Yes

On-Call: Yes

Weekend Work: Yes

Travel Required: OVER 10 Days per Month,

Company Overview

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern is a major transporter of industrial products, including chemicals, agriculture, and metals and construction materials. In addition, the railroad operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a principal carrier of  coal, automobiles, and automotive parts.

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.

Nearest Major Market: Hampton Roads

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