A flight instructor is responsible to represent the flight school in a professional manner by teaching our clients how to fly in a variety of settings using methods that include textbook education, simulators and live flight training.
Essential Job Functions:
Contact and meet with potential new customers, conduct tours of the facilities and familiarize clients of flight school's training courses
Train clients in subjects such as aircraft systems, operational procedures, handling emergencies, problem analysis, aircraft navigation, radio operations and aerodynamics
Regularly schedule each assigned student to ensure satisfactory progress through the course materials and inform supervisor of any delays in the training
Accurately maintain all appropriate records to include student training records, logbooks and computer records.
Provide recurrent training for current pilots in the community
Provide insurance qualification training for pilots renting flight school aircraft
Promote sales of company services and inventory
Attend company sponsored aviation events such as seminars, symposiums, open houses and air shows
Willing to do things outside your job description to assist other company departments when called upon
Must hold an FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate with an Airplane Single Engine Land Rating
Must hold an FAA Certified Flight Instructor Certificate with an Airplane Single Engine Land Rating
Must hold a current FAA Second Class Medical Certificate
Must have excellent communication, customer service and interpersonal skills
Must have basic computer knowledge as appropriate for client/airplane scheduling, record keeping and client/company communication.
Ability to work well independently and as part of a team.
No instructional experience necessary, however, flight experience in a Cessna 172 is preferred.
Ability to have a flexible schedule, including days, evenings, nights and weekend hours.
For more than two decades, Fargo Jet Center has been carving a unique spot in the world of aviation as a top-rated aviation service company that serves an aviation community spanning the world. Much of the success and recognition can be accredited to hard-working staff and Fargo Jet Center hopes to continue to add to its award-winning team.
Fargo Jet Center, which is located on the north side of ...Hector International Airport in Fargo, ND, is always on the lookout for flight line technicians, pilots, mechanics, electronics technicians, meteorologists, customer service representatives and more to add to our team. The company offers great benefits such as health and dental insurance, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, paid time off, holiday pay, discounts on flight lessons, aircraft rentals, and more.