Captain/Pilot in Command (Small Jet) ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft smaller than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to fulfill scheduling requirements. Being a Captain/Pilot in Command (Small Jet) must stay current with federal and local flight regulations. Possesses current airline transport certificate with necessary type ratings. Additionally, Captain/Pilot in Command (Small Jet) requires a minimum of 5,000 hours of flight experience. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Captain/Pilot in Command (Small Jet)'s years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.