Employment Opportunities

Western Airways is growing quickly and looking for skilled, experienced pilots and personnel to join our team. We are based in beautiful Sugar Land, Texas with a satellite location in Lafayette, Louisiana. Our fleet consists of Citation 650s, Sovereigns, Challengers, CRJ200LR, Lear 75s and more. Western has an impeccable safety record with an on-site dedicated safety manager and Part 145 Repair Station. Western offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, monthly hard days off and paid vacation.

Current Pilot Openings:

Lear 75 Captain
CRJ-200 Captain
CE-650 Captain
  • ATP
  • Current 1st class medical
  • No incidents, accidents or violations
  • 3000 hours Total Time
  • 1500 hours PIC
  • 200 hours in type (Typed and current)
Please no phone calls! Non-commutable positions. Must live in or be willing to relocate to the Houston/Sugar Land area. To apply, please email resume and cover letter to careers@flywesternairways.com. Please indicate your qualifications, brief flight history and date/location of your last training event.


Non-Pilot Personnel Openings:

Maintenance Technician – Sugar Land, Texas
Provide first-class maintenance services for our Part 145 Repair Station. Perform work assigned, including but not limited to the overhaul, repair, alterations, assembly, servicing and the performance of routine maintenance and non-routine maintenance on aircraft, components or related parts of the aircraft. While working on aircraft components or related parts of the aircraft, perform work as outlined on the applicable work forms and in accordance with the manufacturer’s maintenance manuals as well as the Western Airways 145 Repair Station manual, sign for the accomplishment of such work on applicable work forms and records and are responsible for the work they perform.
Airframe and Powerplant license preferred. Ability to operate hand tools, power tools and measuring instruments necessary to perform job assignments. Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions in English. Outstanding customer relations abilities required. High school diploma or equivalent. Minimum three (3) years experience in business jet maintenance environment. Must demonstrate organizational and interpersonal skills. Must be able to read and interpret aircraft diagrams, charts and schematics. Must possess sufficient physical agility to work in confined aircraft work spaces. Must have manual dexterity required for a technician and be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Must be knowledgeable and experienced in using computerized aircraft maintenance programs and manuals. Must comply with all safety and housekeeping policies. Engine run and Taxi qualification on business aircraft is desired.

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to maintenance@flywesternairways.com. NO CALLS PLEASE

Avionics Technician
Qualified candidate will possess the following attributes:
  • At least 2 years’ experience as an aircraft technician in either civilian or military aviation.
  • Installation experience with Garmin, Universal, Gogo, and cabin entertainment required.
  • Must be able to read and understand wiring diagrams.
  • Must possess the knowledge of properly utilizing wire installation and repair tools.
To apply, please email resume and cover letter to maintenance@flywesternairways.com. NO CALLS PLEASE