Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services

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Tampa, FL - Training Instructor (Structures Apprentice Program)

Summary Description Of Position

  • This position is responsible for employment, safety, and skills development proficiency training related to the structural repair of aircraft.
  • Conduct training related to maintenance documentation, company policies, and procedures, safety, and FAA regulations.
  • Develop training material in written, digital, and hands on formats.
  • Schedules courses, creates rosters, certificates records, and updates as needed.
  • Monitors recurrent training and schedules individuals for training prior to expirations.
  • Must exercise good judgment, and have exceptional interpersonal skills in a team environment.
  • Serve as a mentor to new employees.
  • Serves as a subject matter expert for specific training topics, and is responsible for developing and presenting the required training programs to selected personnel.
  • Assemble and administer Training and Qualifications as directed.

Minimum Requirements And Qualifications

  1. A&P or A FAA license required.
  2. High School Diploma or equivalent.
  3. A minimum of 5 years of experience in FAR 121 or 145 environments as a technician, inspector, or maintenance instructor. (A320 Family, or B737, B757, B767 preferred.)
  4. Must have completed General Familiarization courses on at least one of the aforementioned aircraft types.
  5. Strong background in formal and performance training.
  6. Must have proven good judgment, and exceptional interpersonal skills in a team environment.
  7. MS Office
    1. Ability to create graphs and charts in MS Excel.
    2. Proficient in the creation of Power Point Presentations.
  8. Must be able to effectively speak, read, and write in the English language.
  9. Must have an excellent knowledge of FAA regulations and ATA specifications as they relate to aircraft maintenance, and training.
  10.  Must be self-motivated and able to work independently or as part of a team.
  11.  Ability to perform public speaking in a natural and comfortable manner.
  12.  Ability to operate and train sheet metal fabrication and safety equipment necessary to perform the job.

 Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  1. Minimum or Five (5) years of aircraft Structural Repair experience
  2. Previous Aircraft Maintenance training experience
  3. Completed Gen Fams for other Boeing, Airbus, and other aircraft makes and models.
  4. Demonstrated ability to read, understand, and explain aircraft structural drawings.
  5. Experience in CI and Lean is a plus.

Major Responsibility Areas And Duties

  1. Develop training plans and curriculum to achieve targeted objectives.
  2. Conducting ongoing needs assessments to identify/determine training requirements.
  3. Using internal and external resources (Airborne Trainers and/or outside vendors) to meet training needs.
  4. Planning and implementing technical training programs, such as Gen Fams, Rigging, and other technical courses to improve the knowledge base of our team.
  5. Scheduling company training such as new hire indoc, recurrent, and Customer required training
  6. Ensuring the appropriate entries are made into the electronic database and document all training and certifications of Airborne employees.
  7. Remain current on new training approaches, techniques, trends and professional training associations.
  8. Assess training needs and make recommendations for training
  9.  Assist in CI and Lean training as directed.
  10.  Assemble lists of tooling and materials for the classroom, and follow through to procure them as the schedule requires.
  11.  Mentor students and serve as an example of a model employee for the company.
  12.  Assist and direct students to help them obtain an FAA Repairman’s certificate.

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