Malaysian Helicopter Flight School is Looking to Hire a Chief Flight Instructor

14th Sep 2022

Helang Flying Academy, a well known Malaysian Flight School for Helicopter Training is looking to hire a Chief Flight Instructor. Please see an extract from the job post below.


The CFI will be directly placed under the supervision of the Head Of Training and will be responsible for the management of the flight and synthetic flight Instructors and for monitoring standards.

The Chief Flight Instructor will act as deputy HOT; and will be responsible to ensure the continuity of operations in compliance with guidance/instructions issued by the HOT and comply with the Helang Flying Academy Sdn. Bhd. policies and directives issued by the local Aviation Authorities.

He will be responsible to manage the team of Instructors roster and ensure continuous validity of their licenses besides and to maintain the highest and continuous standardisation of the training team in accordance with the Company rules and aviation standards.

In charge of the daily flight schedule, he shall in coordination with the relevant departments ensure the effectiveness of the training, operations and business activities.


The CFI should have practical experience and expertise in the application of aviation standards and safe operating practice and have a comprehensive knowledge of CAAM Malaysia / ICAO / EASA and any associated requirements and procedures.

Appropriate management and supervising experience in flight Monitoring and Supervising duties;

Not be involved in an accident or serious incident or an ATC incident during the last 5 years.

The CFI shall have the following Licences and approvals:

  • To hold a valid CPL license preferably issued by CAAM and hold at least one Type Rating on the following types of helicopters (EC120 / AS355 / EC135).
  • Endorsed with a valid IR Rating or hold an ATPL licence,
  • A valid Flight instructor rating,
  • Class 1 medical certificate with no restrictions
  • ICAO Level 5
  • Have logged a minimum of 3000 Hours including at least 1000 instructions hours and have been employed by approved FTO or ATO.
  • Has followed initial SMS / CRM / HF courses

Holding a valid FE / TRI / TRE / RI / IRE rating will be considered as a plus”

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

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