Australian Simulator Training Center is Looking to Hire a Simulator Manager

07th Dec 2022

Bankstown, Australia based ACE Training Centre is looking for a Simulator Manager to manage its state of the art AW139 Full Flight Simulator and other simulator devices. Please see an extract of the job post below.

“Company Description
Toll Helicopters is Australia’s premier provider of specialised mission-critical helicopter services to clients including NSW Ambulance and the Australian Army. With extensive experience in helicopter maintenance, operations and training, our staff are some of the most highly experienced and well-trained aviation professionals in the country.

Located at Bankstown Airport, The ACE Training Centre is a purpose-built facility, incorporating state-of-the-art simulation that includes a Level D AW139 Full Flight Simulator. The ACE is also the sole Leonardo Helicopters Authorised Training Centre for Oceania.

Job Description
We have a unique opportunity to join Toll Group in our Helicopters business as a Simulator Manager. Reporting to The ACE-Training Centre General Manager, the Simulator Manager will be responsible for managing all technical oversight of the AW139 Full Flight Simulator and other aviation simulation training devices at The ACE-TC to ensure continued compliance with regulatory technical standards and equipment manufacturer maintenance requirements.

This position also liaises with, and manages, the sub-contracted technical support service provider to ensure ongoing availability and fidelity of the Full Flight Simulator and other training devices.

For a suitable candidate who lacks specific Simulator experience, training in the role can be provided.

Job Description

AW139 Full Flight Simulator usage reporting including customer usage.
Customer and Sub-Contractor liaison.
Develop and review procedures for the safe operation and maintenance of ACE-TC simulation training devices
Investigate training device defects, and gather and submit authoritative data and findings to contracted support organisations to support defect closure activities
Develop and present options for enhancing training devices at The ACE-TC
With the assistance of Full Flight Simulator sub-contractor, direct and report results of operator validation activities applied to the Full Flight Simulator.
When necessary, conduct Full Flight Simulator start-up activities in preparation for training, and device shutdown procedures post training
Provide advice to the management team in relation to acquisition, delivery, certification, verification and validation of modifications to the Full Flight Simulator and other training devices
Direct the ongoing Full Flight Simulator standardisation and routine compliance fly out profiles
ACE Training Centre building / facilities management.

To be successful in this role, you will need:

Previous experience in the aviation industry, specifically with Full Flight simulator experience would be an advantage
Avionics qualification, with experience as a Simulator Technician or equivalent technical and governance experience in a related filed is essential
Strong judgment to identify and interpret issues and risks, and ability to escalate effectively and appropriately
Previous experience working within a regulated environment would be an advantage
A working knowledge of quality management systems, auditing processes and Risk Management techniques
Ability to interact with a diverse team at all levels of the organisation’s hierarchy
Ability to work both autonomously and in a close team environment
Strong ability to build relationships and influence”

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