Certified Flight Instructor
- El Cajon, California
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Certified Flight Instructor job at SAA Intl Flight Training in El Cajon CA
Description, duties, responsibilities
Our instructors are the heart of our employee family. For us to be the best training provider possible, we need to make sure our people are the best. We are currently on the lookout for CFI's with enthusiasm for aviaion and the drive to pass it on to the next generation of pilots. To qualify for this position, you must be an FAA certified airplane flight instructor (CFI).
At SAA, we believe in investing in our people. We offer:
A base salary compensation structure, in addition to billable hours.
Medical, dental, and vision benefits.
Free simulator time and reduced "family" aircraft rental rates for instructors.
Pipeline programs for career advancement - SAA currently has partnerships with Trans States, Compass, Envoy, and GoJet.
Training credits toward upgrades - CFII, MEI, and ATP.
This position is primarily responsible for teaching students how to fly in a variety of settings using methods that include textbook education, simulators, and live flight training by performing the following duties:
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Core duties and responsibilities include: (Other duties may be assigned).
Uses ground-school classes teach students the basics of flying an aircraft.
Helps students to prepare for the written test they can expect to face when applying for their pilot's license from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Uses simulators or dual-controlled aircraft to acquaint students with the experience of flying an aircraft.
Accompanies their students on live flights to complete their training.
Instructs students in a classroom setting.
Conducts training flights.
Determines student proficiency.
Reports on student progress and develops new teaching methods.
Responsible for training students in subjects such as aircraft systems, operating procedures, handling emergencies, problem analysis, aircraft navigation, radio operation, and aerodynamics.
Please reference Avjobs when applying for this position.
SAA Intl Flight Training Company Overview
As a global leader in professional flight training programs SAA prides itself in training pilots to meet international airline standards. SAA maintains the highest level of safety, professionalism and training quality outcomes in preparing the world’s next generation of aviation professionals. ?Our industry goals are accomplished through a global perspective with dedicated instructors, evidenced-based research and studies to produce a carefully designed syllabus that adheres to the strictest safety procedures, and well-maintained aircraft. ?Together with our partners and subsidiaries we offer a wide span of training to both individuals and airlines. Our reputation of high quality training speaks for itself.