Overview

Instructor Pilot AH-64D/E Jobs in Fort Rucker, AL at CAE

Title: Instructor Pilot AH-64D/E

Company: CAE

Location: Fort Rucker, AL

SummaryRole and ResponsibilitiesInstructor Pilots provide advanced AH-64D/E flight instruction to student pilots in accordance with the Army Aircrew Training Manual. Instructor Pilots will have IP experience at the company level or above. Classes are conducted in day and night with shifts that start as early as 5am and end after midnight. The training is conducted at Fort Rucker, Alabama and includes both US Army students as well as a contingent of multinational students. Instruction includes advanced flight tasks, advanced navigation, terrain flight techniques, tactics, techniques and procedures, and instrument training. Flight instruction includes contact, instruments; weapons gunnery; night systems under day, night and night vision goggle modes of flight.

Essential Duties And ResponsibilitiesReasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Instructs and provides performance evaluations of students in classroom, in flight, and simulator training

Conducts pre-flight and in-flight briefings, and post-flight After Action Reviews

Conducts end of stage check rides

Qualifications And Education Requirements

High School Graduate required – Associate or Bachelor Degree desired

Graduate of the U.S. Army AH-64D/E Instructor Pilot and Methods of Instruction course

5+ years as an aviator required with last AH-64D/E flight within the last 12 months. (Currency or refresher training may be provided as needed)

Minimum of 1000 hours as pilot in the AH-64D/E

Minimum of 250 hours as Instructor Pilot in the AH-64D/E

Fundamentally computer literate to include (but not limited to) using a personal computer, performing word processing, performing database input, access electronic publications, accessing the world wide web, briefing and debriefing software, and filling out electronic forms and grade sheets.

Ability to support periodic travel

Must be familiar with the operation of a military flight training base

Strong communication and interpersonal skills are required

Must be able to work overtime as required

Must be willing to work any shift or day of the week as required

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Must have and maintain a current Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) second-class Medical Certificate through the duration of the contract or, if a member of the National Guard or Reserves, an Army Class 2 Flight Duty Medical Exam (FDME).

Language Skills

Must have the ability to read, analyze, and interpret complex aviation word and technical documents/diagrams.

Mathematical Skills

Must be able to calculate figures and amounts, and percentages, and to draw and interpret graphs.

Reasoning Ability

Must be able to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. An ability to interpret student requirements and attitudes from verbal, non-verbal, and written communication is essential.

Security Responsibilities

Must comply with all company security and data protection / usage policies and procedures. Personally responsible for proper marking and handling of all information and materials, in any form. Shall not divulge any information, or afford access, to other employees not having a need-to-know. Shall not divulge information outside company without management approval. All government and proprietary information will be accessed and stored electronically on company provided resources.

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