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Alaska Airlines Flight Instructor  - Simulator in Seattle, Washington

WHAT WE'RE ABOUT

We're creating an airline people love. It begins with each Alaska Airlines employee, bringing unique strengths and energy to our work in the air and on the ground. Every day, we go beyond what's expected and reach for the remarkable, together.

YOUR ROLE

Role Summary

The Flight Simulator Instructor conducts flight training in the flight training device (FTD), full flight simulator and classroom ground training to develop and reinforce flight procedures in normal, abnormal, and emergency flight operations. This instructor develops lesson plans and conducts ground training modules covering aircraft systems, including normal, abnormal, and emergency operations.

Scope & Complexity

This individual contributor role performs flight simulation instruction for Alaska Airlines (AS). On a limited basis this role performs ground instruction for qualification and continuing qualification flight training programs.

Key Duties

  • Oversees flight crewmember initial, recurrent, upgrade, and differences training in the fixed based and full flight simulators.

  • Conducts flight crewmember initial, recurrent, upgrade, and differences ground training.

  • Develops lesson plans and conducts ground training modules covering aircraft systems, including normal, abnormal, and emergency operations.

  • Contributes to the development of training programs, visual aids, and other training materials for classroom presentation and individual review.

  • Ensures training environment is prepared in advance, presentation media is operating correctly, and required reference materials and distributed materials are available.

  • Conducts flight training in the FTD and Full Flight Simulator to develop and reinforce flight procedures in normal, abnormal, and emergency flight operations.

  • Ensures technical accuracy of departmental manuals, including aircraft systems manuals, flight handbooks, performance manuals, checklists, flight operations manuals, and operations specifications.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job-Specific Skills, Experience & Education

Required

  • A minimum of 5 years of aviation experience.

  • Ability to complete the Alaska Airlines Captain Qualification Curriculum to obtain 737 type rating.

  • Knowledge of crew resource management (CRM) concepts.

  • Ability to foster cooperative relationships within the department.

  • Ability to lead classroom discussions and present both technical and non-technical information with high energy, passionate enthusiasm, and a commitment to excellence.

  • Effective communication skills (e.g., verbal, written, and listening).

  • Detailed oriented and highly organized, with ability to multi-task and work independently with limited guidance in a fast-paced environment.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) and other graphics software to create instructional training curricula.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum age of 18.

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Preferred

  • ATP certificate and 737 type rating.

  • Experience with fixed-wing and multi-engine aircraft.

  • Knowledge of 737 aircraft systems.

  • A Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree, with a focus in aviation or a related discipline.

Job-Specific Leadership Expectations

Embody our values to own safety, do the right thing, be kind-hearted, deliver performance, and be remarkable.

START YOUR NEW JOURNEY NOW

Submit your application by 06/18/2019 11:59pm (Pacific Time). We'll be happy to see it.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with applicable Federal, State, and local laws.

Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines participate in E-Verify, a service of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Social Security Administration (SSA), where required.

Job ID 34756

Location Seattle, WA

FLSA Status Exempt

Full/Part Time

Regular/Temporary Regular

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