A330 Captain Skymark Airlines

01 Oct 2013
29 Oct 2013
Contract Type
Full Time

Ryan Aviation on behalf of our client Skymark Airlines based in Tokyo are seeking qualified A330 Captains for long term opportunites.

Length of Assignment: Three (3) years plus training for initial contract. Renewal is expected, but not guaranteed.

Salary: Approximate $175,000 + comprised of:

75Hour Guarantee: US$8,000 month

(Note: Initial Training pay US$7,000 month) Japanese income taxes are paid by Skymark.

Yen Adjustment: Yen adjustment payment,

(Yen to USD exchange rate - when below is 85 to $1USD.)

Contract Completion Bonus: US$9,000.00

Overtime Rate: $106.67 per hour over 75 hours (Line Captain Rate)

Flight Per Diem: Japanese Yen 150,000 per month flat rate Per Month.

Housing Allowance: Japanese Yen 250,000 per month, upon successful completion of JCAB

Captain Line Check.

Japanese Taxes: All Japanese Taxes are paid by Skymark.

Loss of License Insurance: Optional LOL Policy

Move-in/Furniture Allowance: Japanese Yen300,000 (one time allowance), upon successful completion of JCAB Captain Line Check.

Travel Assistance: One positive space round-trip airline ticket each month from assigned base to home of record. Or optional cash payment in-lieu of ticketing.

Vacation: 20 days per year. (24 days per year on second contract)

Sick Leave: 12 days per year.

Medical/Dental Insurance: Japanese National Medical Insurance provided by Skymark. Worldwide Group Medical plan coverage for Employee provided by IGL. Additional family coverage is also available.

Education Allowance: Optional Education Assistance is available. (Conditions apply)

Training: Initial training is normally conducted in Tokyo, Japan. Monthly training guarantee, hotel accommodations and a flat rate
Per-diem allowance are all provided during initial training.

Route Structure: Japan Domestic, and Short Range International Destinations

Schedule: 20 Days on and 10 days off and free from duty each month.
(Off days assigned in Blocks to allow for Home travel)

Uniforms: To be provided by airline.


  • Type rating in A318,A319, A320, A330, A340
  • 1500 hours minimum total PIC time on A330
  • Airline Transport Pilot License ("ATPL") from ICAO recognized country.
  • 5000 hours minimum total Pilot flight time.
  • Captain Position in last Flight Experience. (most cases)
  • Max age: 60 or below at Class start for ICAO ATPL.
    60+ may be considered for current JCAB ATPL holders.
  • Current or Recent Airline operational experience.
  • Last Flight Experience within last 1 ½ years.
  • First Class Medical Certificate. (ICAO)
  • Radio License issued by member of ITU.
  • ICAO English Proficiency Certificate. (or equivalent)
  • Letter(s) of reference. (On Request)

Note: Special consideration may be made for pilots with a JCAB - ATPL License