US Low-Cost Airline JetBlue is Looking to Expand Flight Simulator Instructor Team

30th Oct 2022

JetBlue is looking for Flight Simulator Instructor who will provide flight, ground instruction, and evaluations to initial, upgrading, transitioning and recurrent JetBlue Pilots and Gateway Select trainees. Please see an extract of the job post below.

“Essential Responsibilities

  • Provide flight instruction and evaluations in a full motion flight simulator and flight training devices
  • Provide ground school instruction in aircraft specific and general Pilot operational subjects
  • Assist with courseware development and other collateral duties associated with Pilot flight training
  • Identify and recall JetBlue’s Safety Management System (SMS), Safety Policy and behavioral standards
  • Identify safety concerns, issues, incidents or hazards that should be reported and report them whenever possible and by any means necessary including JetBlue’s confidential reporting systems (Aviation Safety Action Program (ASAP) and Safety Action Report(SAR)
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Experience And Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Unrestricted Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) certificate with airplane category and multiengine class ratings
  • 1500 hours total flight time in aircraft (including turbine helicopter, but excluding simulator and Flight Engineer)
  • 500 hours in fixed wing airplanes
  • One (1) year as an instructor or check airman in a certificate holder’s approved program OR One (1) year as Pilot in Command or Second in Command in a turbojet aircraft
  • Ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat Reader, and the ability to use bowsers effectively including iOS
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to think creatively
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of basic computer and electronic tablet devices
  • Able to read and comprehend guidance as found in required manuals
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Able to work varying schedules including reserve duty, weekends, evenings, holidays, and last minute drafting
  • Must pass a ten (10) year background check and pre-employment drug test
  • Must be legally eligible to work in the country in which the position is located

Preferred Experience And Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • FAA Medical (Will recieve seniority number if eligible)
  • Airline Transport Pilot Certificate with Airbus A320, A220 or Embraer E190 aircraft type rating
  • Check Airman or Simulator Instructor experience in turbojet aircraft”

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