Key Lime Air is a growing airline with over 20 years of history in the aviation industry as both a Part 121 and Part 135 carrier. Our diverse operations include cargo, private and VIP charters, and scheduled passenger service under our Denver Air Connection brand. We operate a fleet of 25+ aircraft, including Fairchild Metros, Dornier 328Jets, and an Embraer Brasilia.

Key Lime Air employees are part of an energetic, ambitious team devoted to safety and excellence that creates innovative solutions for air transportation. As part of the Key Lime Air team, you can enjoy living and working in the Rocky Mountain region.

To apply for a position with Key Lime Air, please e-mail your resume to employment@keylimeair.com

Part 121 Dornier 328Jet Captain
Denver, CO Based

Key Lime Air is currently seeking a full time Part 121 qualified captain to join our team.

  • Starting hourly rate for our jet captains is $118.08 per hour, with a minimum guarantee of 32 hours every two week pay period.
  • Total first year annual compensation is approximately $124,243*
    • Minimum guaranteed base pay is $98,242.56
    • $16,000.00 Retention bonus in the first year, paid at $8,000 every 6 months of employment.
    • Company-paid premium averaging $7,500 for employee health, dental, vision, and a $25,000 life insurance policy after 60 days.
    • Up to an additional $4,000 in per diem for qualifying overnight flight assignments.
    • 401K Company paid matching averages $3,500 in compensation.
  • 2 Personal Time Off days available from date of hire.
  • 3 days of vacation after 90 day probation period.
  • CASS jump seat privileges.

* Varies based on 401K participation, per diems, and total hours flown.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must meet PIC hour requirements as specified in 14 CFR § 121.436.
  • Must possess a First Class medical.
  • Must possess an Airline Transport Pilot certificate.
  • Ability to think strategically and work in a crew environment.
  • Must be able to work weekends, nights, and holidays.
  • Must have strong instrument flying skills.
  • Must successfully complete a comprehensive background check, verification of credentials, and a urinary pre-employment drug test per DOT regulations.

Key Lime Air is a growing airline with over 20 years of history in the aviation industry as both a Part 121 and Part 135 carrier. Our diverse operations include cargo, private VIP charters, and scheduled passenger service under our Denver Air Connection brand. We operate a fleet of over 25 aircraft, including Fairchild Metros, Dornier 328 Jets, and an Embraer Brasilia.

 

Key Lime Air employees are part of an energetic, ambitious team devoted to safety and excellence that creates innovative solutions for air transportation. As part of the Key Lime Air team, you can enjoy living and working in the Rocky Mountain region.

Part 121 First Officer

Key Lime Air is seeking First Officers to serve aboard our passenger aircraft.

  • The Part 121 First Officer position will be assigned required crewmember duties assisting the captain on our Dornier 328Jet.
  • Pay is $71.50 per hour, with a guarantee of 32 hours every two week pay period.
  • Total annual compensation is approximately $90,500:
    • Minimum guaranteed base pay is $59,500
    • $16,000.00 Retention bonus in the first year, paid at $8,000 every 6 months of employment.
    • Company-paid premium averaging $7,500 for employee health, dental, vision, and a $25,000 life insurance policy after 60 days.
    • Approximately $4,000 in per diem
    • 401K Company paid matching averages $3,500 in compensation.
  • 2 Personal Time Off days available in the first year.
  • 3 days of vacation after 90 day probation period
  • CASS jump seat privileges

Minimum Qualifications: ATP or Commercial Pilot Certificate AMEL / Instrument Airplane

Flight time requirements:

  • 1,500 hours total time, or:
    • 1,250 hours with qualifying 2 to 4 year aviation university program with 30 aviation hours
    • 1,000 hours with qualifying 2 to 4 year aviation university program with 60 aviation hours
    • 750 hours – military flight training graduate
  • 50 hours of multi-engine fixed wing flight time
  • 200 hours fixed wing PIC
  • 100 hours of cross-country
  • 100 hours of night flying, 25 hours as PIC
  • 75 hours of instrument time (actual or simulated 50 hours must be in airplane)
  • Must be at least 21 years of age and finish ATP written prior to start of training.

In addition to the above minimums, candidates must also have the following qualifications:

  • Current FAA First Class Medical
  • IFR Currency
  • FCC License
  • Ability to work in the U.S.
  • Ability to relocate
  • Valid US Passport
Station Agent

The Denver Air Connection is seeking a part-time Station Agent for our Centennial, CO Airport location.

 

The Station Agent and Call Center Customer Care Agent acts in a professional and safe manner, performs ground security coordinator duties, oversees passenger check-in, passenger arrival and a variety of other jobs.

 

Minimum qualifications are:

  • Possess excellent organizational skills
  • Possess excellent multi-tasking skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Professional integrity
  • Appropriate judgment skills
  • Strong leadership qualities
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Flexible to work a split shift as requested
  • Be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Be able to pass random drug testing
  • A professional appearance and background in aviation customer service is preferred

This is a part-time position which will include 3 to 4 hour shifts, weekends and holidays included, with a rotating schedule.

Location: Centennial Airport, Centennial, CO

  • $14.50 per hour
  • Principals only, Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • Please, no phone calls about this job!

Due to the high level of interest in the position, we will not be able to interview every applicant. A review of each application will be made to determine which of the applicants will be invited to interview. We will contact you at that time to tell you if you have been selected for an interview.

Metro Captain (Cargo)
Denver Based

Key Lime Air is currently seeking a full time Metro Captains to join our team.

  • Earn up to $88,000 your first year
  • $16,000 hiring incentive with 1 year employment agreement after completion of IOE
  • $8,000 retention bonus every 6 months after first year anniversary
  • Cargo captains have the opportunity for advancement to passenger captain

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 1200 hours TT.
  • Must possess a Second Class Medical.
  • Must possess a Commercial Pilot Certificate AMEL/Instrument Airplane.
  • Must meet requirements of FAR 135.243(c).
  • Ability to think strategically as a single pilot.
  • Must have strong instrument flying skills.
  • Must successfully complete a comprehensive background check,
  • verification of credentials, and a pre-employment drug test per DOT regulations.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary that starts the first day of training.
  • Employer paid health, dental, vision, and life insurance.
  • Matching 401k up to 4%.
  • CASS participant Reciprocal jumpseat agreements with numerous airlines.
  • 5 PTO days in the first year.
  • Paid Holidays.
Aircraft Painter

Key Lime Air in Centennial, Colorado is seeking a full time Aircraft Painter for our fleet of more than 30 cargo and passenger aircraft.

 

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Applies technical knowledge of painting and coating processes
  • Applies pre-mixed and blended paint or coating to interior and exterior of assembled aircraft or parts using various methods
  • Prepares surfaces for painting according to set specifications
  • Performs layout and masking of aircraft paint/coating using repair manuals, drawings, and patterns.
  • Processes parts according to established FAA, OEM, and Airline process standards.
  • Performs minor structural repairs in accordance with FAA, OEM, and Airline process standards.
  • Properly disposes of all waste and keeps work areas clean and organized.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • A&P certificate preferred but not required.
  • 3-5 years of aircraft painting experience.
  • Documented surface coating experience preferred.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must meet the physical work requirements which qualify a person to perform essential job functions including the ability to lift at least 70 pounds.
  • Must be willing to work rotating or fixed shifts. Some weekend work should be expected.
  • Must hold a valid clear driver's license.
  • Must be able to pass random drug testing

Benefits:

  • Employer paid health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Matching 401k up to 4%
  • 5 PTO days in the first year
  • Paid Holidays

Location: Centennial Airport, Englewood, CO

  • Principals only, Recruiters, please don't contact about this job posting.
  • Please, no phone calls about this job!
Avionics Technician

Key Lime Air is currently seeking a full time Avionics Technician to join our team at our Centennial or Denver locations. Starting compensation of $19.00 - $23.00 per hour based on experience.

 

Minimum Qualifications and Prerequisites:

  • Airframe (A) License required
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail is imperative
  • Must successfully complete a comprehensive background check, verification of credentials, and a pre-employment drug test per DOT regulations
  • Must be available to work nights, weekends, and holidays. Occasional overnight travel may be required.
  • High School Diploma/GED required
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Must be able to lift 70 lbs. unassisted

Benefits:

  • Employer paid health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Matching 401k up to 4%
  • 5 PTO days in the first year
  • 6 Paid Holidays
  • Uniforms Provided
A & P Mechanic

Key Lime Air is currently seeking a full time A & P Mechanic to join our team at our Centennial or Denver locations. Starting compensation of $19.00 - $22.00 per hour based on experience.

 

Minimum Qualifications and Prerequisites:

  • Airframe & Powerplant (A & P) License
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail is imperative
  • Must successfully complete a comprehensive background check, verification of credentials, and a pre-employment drug test per DOT regulations
  • Must be available to work nights, weekends, and holidays. Occasional overnight travel may be required.
  • Must possess basic mechanic's tools
  • High School Diploma/GED required
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Must be able to lift 70 lbs. unassisted

Benefits:

  • Employer paid health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Matching 401k up to 4%
  • 5 PTO days in the first year
  • 6 Paid Holidays
  • Uniforms Provided