Flight Instructor

May 28 2021
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence
Categories Aerospace, Aviation, Airport, Pilots, Test, Flight Simulation, Training
Southport, MB

We’re all about the craft.

KF Aerospace is proud to deliver innovative aircraft solutions for corporate, commercial and military customers worldwide. Launched 50 years ago out of Canada’s Okanagan Valley, KF has grown to specialize in a wide range of aviation services including maintenance and modifications, air cargo operations, military pilot training and aircraft leasing. With facilities across Canada, KF is home to a 1,000 strong, highly skilled workforce. Our passion for our craft fuels every project we touch.

Be the best…train the best!

KF Aerospace proudly supports the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) by providing state-of-the-art pilot training in Southport, MB. This training program is supported by advanced and cutting-edge software, stationary and full motion simulators, four fleets of aircraft, a dedicated aerodrome, and support facilities. The G120A Grob for Phase I and II training, the King Air C-90B for Phase III Multi-Engine training and the Bell 206 Jet Ranger and the Bell 412 for Phase IV training make up our impressive fleet of aircraft.

JOB OVERVIEW

Instructors for KF Aerospace Defence Programs are highly trained in accordance with Department of National Defence (DND) methodology. Training will include courseware, as well as flight simulator and aircraft flight. The successful candidate will also be trained in aerobatics, and in turn will be instructing aerobatics once qualified. Once an instructor trainee has successfully completed their military check ride, they are fully qualified to instruct RCAF students. This prestigious position will entail classroom study, ground school instruction, and individual student flight instruction. Instructing highly motivated students who are eager to learn is a unique and exceptional opportunity.

REQUIREMENTS FOR PRIMARY INSTRUCTORS

  • Hold a valid Transport Canada Class 3 (or higher) Instructor Rating
  • Valid Driver’s licence
  • 300 hours instructing experience minimum, prefer 500 hours

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED

As an instructor, you will have demonstrated leadership qualities and a high level of professionalism. You are a motivated and effective team contributor who can maintain effective communication with staff, students and military colleagues. You are organized and comfortable with adapting to military-style instruction and protocol. As a lifelong learner, you are interested in further developing instructional skills, as well as investing in your personal growth. You are familiar and proficient with MS Office Suite, and will be capable of obtaining and maintaining a Public Works and Government Services Enhanced Reliability Clearance.

LIFESTYLE AND COMPENSATION

Our Instructors enjoy a steady schedule which enables a great work/life balance. Instructors typically work 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday and are salary based, which includes paid overtime, statutory holidays as well as long term pay progression scale and bonuses.

BENEFITS

  • Medical and Dental Coverage
  • Health Spending Account
  • Disability, Critical Illness, and Life Insurance
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program
  • Employee Pension
  • Personal Time Off and much more

You have control!


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