Airframe & Powerplant Instructors Needed

Join the Epic Flight Academy family as an Airframe & Powerplant Instructor!

Job Description

Epic Flight Academy is looking for energetic Airframe & Powerplant Instructors with a vision to pioneer a new Aviation Maintenance Technician School in New Smyrna Beach, Florida The AMTS will offer a general airframe and powerplant (A&P) course to help with the growing demand of aircraft mechanics and technicians that will be occurring over the next 20 years.

This position will be full-time, offering health benefits, 401K, paid time off, and holiday pay. Salary commensurate with experience.

Work schedule: Monday-Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Instructors may have to work some Saturdays to facilitate student make-up or to participate in the school’s open houses or other events.

Required Experience and Qualifications:

  • Must have a valid Airframe and Powerplant certificate
  • High School Diploma required or Post-Secondary Degree preferred
  • Must have 3 or more years of hands-on experience in aircraft maintenance, (consideration will be given for more diverse experience, i.e. military)
  • Prior instructional experience preferred
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in both oral and written communications
  • Should be capable of developing, evaluating, revising, and enhancing training curricula
  • Should be adept at designing course objectives and curricula structure
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and Internet
  • Must work well within a team environment
  • Should be a self-starter and able to work unsupervised in an educational environment
  • Must have regular attendance and punctuality due to the fast pace and curricula.
  • Should have strong organizational skills

Addition requirements:

  • Well-groomed and able to maintain a professional appearance
  • Potential need to work flexible hours and be available to respond on short notice
  • Should be able to manage stress and be flexible in changing fast pace environment
  • Attention to detail and willingness to settle for nothing short of excellence (Safety first!)
  • Adhere to strict confidentiality and other ethical standards
  • Demonstrate proficiency in applicable subject areas including: Math, Physics, Basic Electricity/Electronics, Airframe Systems, and Powerplant Systems
  • Conduct classroom lectures using an approved lesson plan
  • Assist instructors and students in the shop/laboratory to facilitate hands-on learning
  • Coordinate shop project, keep inventory of equipment/supplies, and ensure serviceability of training mock-up and repair as required

Physical Requirements:

Ability to crawl, bend, kneel, climb, stoop frequently and the ability to lift 50 pounds

Apply now:

Email your resume and contact information to Craig Hersom.