E-3 Visa Candidates

Trans States Airlines is now hiring Australian E-3 Visa holders.  E-3 Visa regulations require pilot candidates to meet all airline and Visa hiring qualifications prior to hire.

Pilots with a current E-3 Visa may take advantage of our accelerated hiring process, including a condensed interview. Successful applicants will be offered an immediate class date.

First Officer Hiring Requirements

  • FAA commer​cial pilot's license with instrument and multi-engine ratings
  • ATP or R-ATP eligible
  • Minimum 50​ hours multi-e​ngine​
  • A current first class FAA medical certificate
  • A current ATP written (company covers cost of ATP-CTP for successful candidates)
  • Current valid​ passport
  • FCC Radio Operator's Permit
  • Legal right to work in, and travel freely in and out of, ​the United States​​

E-3 Visa Hiring Requirements

  • National of Australia
  • Possess the necessary academic or other qualifying credentials 
  • Able to apply for E-3 Visa from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

Application Process for Pending E-3 Visas

1.  Apply online for a Trans States Airlines pilot position 

2.  Pilots who are extended an offer of employ​ment will receive a formal offer letter to include with their E-3 Visa application

3.  Class date provided when E-3 Visa is issued​

Questions about the program or wondering if yo​u qualify?  Reach out to pilothiring@transstates.net​ or use the below form to request that a recruiter contact you directly.​

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