Fighter Pilot (Male, Age 30) in Wichita Falls, TX

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Current Job

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Job TitleFighter Pilot
Other Compensation None Set
Company Size(not answered)
LocationWichita Falls, TX
Years Experience2 years

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Years in Career0
Education(not answered)
Income Rating0 / 10
Interest Rating0 / 10
Work-Life Rating0 / 10
Fulfilment Rating0 / 10

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Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
I am currently employed by the USAF. Stats: 351,800 active personnel

6,217 aircraft

1900 ICBMs

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
My responsibilities include mission planning such as reviewing mission tasking, intelligence and weather information and supervising mission preparation. During a mission, I operate aircraft controls and equipment and supervise or direct navigation, in-flight refueling and weapon delivery. I also ensure the operational readiness of the crew by conducting or supervising mission-specific crewmember training.

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
Medical, Life, Tax-free housing and food allowances, Tuition assistance, Discounts, Regular pay raises, Get to serve my country

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
Well Compensated

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
I do work with others on a daily basis. We brief each other daily on the weather etc. for our flights. It’s good to build a bond with each other. They may someday be your wingman.

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?

Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.

Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Income: 5
Benefits: 6
Hours: 7
Co-Workers: 3
Supervisors: 4
Job Title: 8
Level of Responsibility: 2
The Actual Work: 1

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