Available position as Assistant Chief Theoretical Knowledge Instructor at Pilot Flight Academy.

Pilot Flight Academy (PFA) is Scandinavia’s largest flight academy with nearly 200 students and 50 employees. The Academy is located at Sandefjord Airport Torp and offers international pilot training in top modern facilities, aircraft and simulators. Our Diamond 40/42 NG aircrafts are new and highly modern with advanced instrumentation. We have state-of-the-art flight simulators, one of which is a Boeing 737NG simulator. As of October 17th we will also have a branch at Notodden.

The academy is growing due to a worldwide demand for pilots, and we are currently looking for an additional Assistant Chief Theoretical Knowledge Instructor (A-CTKI).

You must enjoy working in a team but also be self-driven, responsible and able to follow routines and procedures. You need to be highly motivated and enjoy helping students achieve their dreams of flight. We are preferably looking for someone who has a background in aviation, but others are also welcome to apply.


Job description:
• Follow the students` progress and attend student progress meetings – both at Torp and at Notodden
• You will occasionally have office days at Notodden
• Administer tests in the iMRS and MDM systems
• Register results in various formats
• Plan for extra lessons and book these in Flightlogger
• Help plan and facilitate the academy`s theoretical part of the education
• Assist and guide theory instructors in their daily tasks and help them develop their teaching skills further
• Enrol new students and send out digital books
• Follow up on the student´s iPads and follow up with Padpilot
• Some instruction in class and for new Flight Instructors
• For those qualified; Create new tests and renew already existing ones
• Other administrative tasks

Required qualifications:
• Have experience as a theoretical knowledge instructor in the training towards a commercial pilot license, or hold a degree in pedagogy and have experience as a teacher
• Be efficient and structured in your work
• Have the ability to work both independently and in a team
• Speak and write fluent English
• Have legal right to live and work in Norway
• Have a clean criminal record

Personal skills:
• Positive attitude
• Good communication skills and team oriented
• Coaching skills
• Self-driven and structured in your work
• Able to handle stressful periods
• Able to follow routine and procedures

We offer:
• 100% permanent position
• 25 days paid annual leave
• Pension and insurance schemes
• Uniform (if you are pilot trained)
• An exciting career in a fast-growing company


Apply today!

Send as PDF to : renate.iversen@pilot.no
• CV
• Cover letter
• References/testimonials
• CPL(A) license (if applicable)

Contact person: Renate Iversen

Applications are processed on a continuous basis