Captain B737-800, Airbus A330, Airbus A380

Approximate $175,000
30 Jan 2014
31 Jul 2014
Contract Type
Full Time

Position:                        Captain B737-800, Airbus A330
Assignment:                   Skymark Airlines Co., Ltd., Japan - (SKY) (BC)
Flight Base:                   Tokyo.
Length of Assignment:   Three (3) years plus training for initial contract.
                                       Renewal is expected, but not guaranteed.

Expected Start Date:  

  • Classes Starting Monthly for B737 & A330

Qualification Requirements:  

  1. 1500 hours minimum total PIC time.  No Type Rating required for B737. For A330 a Type Rating in Airbus family aircraft. A380 will initially require A380 Type. (Required experience in one or more of the aircraft types listed)  B717, B737-400 to 900, B757, B767, B744, B777, B787, A320, A321, A330, A340, A380, MD90, MD-11, EMB145 to 195, CRJ200 to CRJ1000NG, F100
  2. Airline Transport Pilot License (“ATPL”) from ICAO     recognized country.
  3. 5000 hours minimum total Pilot flight time.
  4. Captain Position in last Flight Experience. (Most cases)
  5. Max age: 60 or below at Class start for ICAO ATPL. 60+ may be considered for current JCAB ATPL holders.
  6. Current or Recent Airline operational experience.
  7. Last Flight Experience within last 1 ½ years.
  8. First Class Medical Certificate. (ICAO)
  9. Radio License issued by member of ITU.
  10. ICAO English Proficiency Certificate. (Or equivalent)
  11. Letter(s) of reference. (On Request)

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


  • 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.
  • Please note: For any captains hired after April 1, 2014, a training bond will be implemented. This will require $500/month of base salary to be withheld until $10,000 is collected. This will be paid back to the captain upon completion of the full contract.

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/hour over 75 hours (Line Captain Rate)

Flight Per Diem:  

  • Japanese Yen 150,000/month flat rate Per Month.

Housing Allowance:  

  • Japanese Yen 250,000/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 Yen 300,000 (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.


  • 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.

Income Protection Plan:  

  • Covers 85% of Base Pay for two years. (Conditions Apply)

Education Allowance:  

  • Optional Education Assistance is available. (Conditions apply)


  • 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


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


  • To be provided by airline.

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KH KEA Building, Singapore 188721

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