Large Asian Airline is Hiring a Theoretical Knowledge Instructor for its Cadet Pilot Academy

14th Sep 2022

Hong Kong based Cathay Pacific Airways is looking to hire a Theoretical Knowledge Instructor for the Cathay Academy. Please see an extract from the job post below

“Reports To: Assistant Manager Cathay Academy

Conduct HKCAD/EASA theoretical knowledge instruction to flight crew and cadet pilots Design, maintain and produce training materials and course-ware.

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver HKCAD/EASA ATPL subjects as assigned
  • Deliver Flight Crew Technical Training as assigned
  • Deliver Simulator Training (when approved)
  • Deliver CRM training as assigned
  • Prepare, maintain and update course material to ensure ongoing compliance with latest syllabus requirements
  • Perform the roles of an internal knowledge examiner, invigilating and preparing HKCAD/EASA theoretical knowledge examinations
  • Monitor and report on student progress throughout the syllabus of training
  • Support course administration and programming requirements
  • Co-ordinate and locally manage required aircraft or other visits for training purposes.
  • Ensure lesson plans, training material, classrooms, in house examinations and training aids are prepared.
  • Ensure training manuals are maintained in an up-to-date and effective manner.
  • Advise on technical subjects within the scope of technical training.
  • Preserve the confidentiality of privileged, sensitive or otherwise confidential Company and individual employee information.
  • Preserve all rights and regulations in relation to Intellectual property.
  • Specific tasks as required by the AMCA/TTM.



  • Flight Crew Licence or equivalent qualification.
  • Recognized Certificate in Training or equivalent qualification.
  • Bachelor of Engineering or Science would be an advantage


  • Approved Flight Crew Technical Instructor.


  • At least 3 years of relevant aviation experience
  • Previous experience in instructing professional pilot training courses
  • Extensive airline operational experience as a flight crew member or engineer
  • Previous experience in CRM training would be an advantage”

To learn more about the job and to apply, click here.

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