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Certified Flight Instructor

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Position Details

Position Title Certified Flight Instructor
Position Status Full-Time

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Certificated Flight Instructor CFI is responsible to the Chief of Pilot Training for teaching flight laboratories and Ground School as assigned, according to FAA approved syllabi. In addition, the CFI is responsible for providing such services as assigned by the Chief of Pilot Training that are deemed necessary for the smooth and successful operation of the flight education Program.


Responsible to model the University Mission through dedicated job performance, service excellence to constituencies, respectful collaboration and active support of the University’s Mission in Catholic and Lasallian higher education.
*Teach individual flight lessons exactly as indicated in the appropriate FAA approved flight course – Private, Instrument, Commercial, CFI-A, CFI-I, Multi-engine, and CFI-ME.
*Teach aviation ground school, etc.
*Write and revise syllabi as required.
*Act as an Instructor on Duty when requested.
*Attend CFI/Ground Instructor meetings.
*Perform other duties as required by Chief of Pilot Training or designated representative. ’

Minimum Qualifications

B.S. Degree. Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Must possess manual and finger dexterity. Must be able to critically analyze flight student weaknesses and make recommendations for improvement. Must be self motivated and able to delegate involving evening and weekend hours. CERTIFICATES AND RATINGS: Commercial Instrument Airplane Single and Multi-engine Land CFI – Airplanes CFI – Multi-engine (preferred)

Preferred Qualifications
Essential Duties
Work hours

full time

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00231
Posting Date 09/15/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions Summary

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a bachelor's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you legally authorized to work in the United States without employment visa sponsorship (e.g., H-1B status)?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts