Director of Flight Training - FAR135 Airline
Company: Ameriflight, LLC
Posted on: February 10, 2024
Ameriflight, LLC, is the nations largest Part 135 Cargo airline
and the unparalleled leader in scalable, outsourced aviation
services to the regional express airfreight market. Our diversified
portfolio of offerings allow major cargo integrators,
manufacturers, aircraft operators and freight forwarders to adapt
to the ever-changing demands and speed of a modern air cargo supply
We operate over 150 dedicated cargo aircraft, including the Saab
340B, Embraer 120, Fairchild SA227, Beechcraft 1900, and Beechcraft
99 from bases across the U.S. and Puerto Rico.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or
other legally protected status.
About the position
The Director of Flight Training is a key leadership position
responsible for overseeing and managing all aspects of flight
training programs within the airline. This role requires a strong
blend of aviation expertise, leadership skills, and a commitment to
safety and operational excellence.
Duties And Responsibilities
The Director of Flight Training formulates and administers training
policies, programs, and schedules in accordance with company
policy, FARs and industry standards to ensure safety and
proficiency of Ameriflight flight crewmembers, and is responsible
for the quality, effectiveness, and completeness of all pilot
Coordinates with the VP of Flight Operations and the Chief Pilot to
determine training needs.
Develops and organizes training manuals, reference library, testing
and evaluation procedures, multimedia visual aids, and other
Coordinates established training courses with technical and
professional courses offered by vendors other flight training
Interacts with Training Captains to accomplish maintenance of the
companys operating standards, policies and procedures.
Maintains records to evaluate the effectiveness of training
programs, performance of instructors and monitor progress of
Compiles data and analyzes past and current year training
requirements to prepare budgets and justify funds requested.
Keeps informed on new developments, methods, and techniques in the
flight training field.
Performs other duties as assigned by Vice President of Flight
The Director of Flight Training Is responsible for the overall
direction, coordination, and evaluation of the Flight Training
Manages subordinate supervisors, including Program Managers,
Training Captains, Flight and Ground Instructors.
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with company
policies, industry standards and regulatory agencies.
Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training
employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising
performance; rewarding and disciplining employees, addressing
concerns and resolving issues.
Education, Certification & Experience
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
Bachelors degree is preferred, but not required. Equivalent work
experience may be considered.
Commercial Pilot Certificate, with airplane single and multi-engine
land, and instrument ratings required. ATP preferred.
Current CFI, CFII and MEI required.
1,500 TT, 200 Multi, 500 XC, 100 night, 100 instrument (combined)
with at least 50 hours in aircraft required.
Current 1st or 2nd class medical preferred.
Previous 121, 135 and turbine experience preferred.
Educational experience preferred.
Must be an effective communicator and be comfortable working in a
Must be able to effectively present information to students,
executive management, board of directors and public groups.
Must be able to respond to common inquiries from students,
management, and regulatory agencies.
Must be able to read, write, analyze, and interpret common industry
and technical and regulatory documents.
Must be familiar with MS Office suite, especially Excel and
Ameriflight is a proud partner of United Airlines Aviate Pilot
Program and the UPS Flightpath Pathway Program
Jumpseat, KCM, career path and other flight crew once FAR135 and
Ameriflight Line Pilot qualified
Opportunity for growth
Full Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits
Company provided Life Insurance
401K with company match
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