ATP CTP Instructor Pilot - Part Time
Minneapolis, MN 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description

Role and Responsibilities

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In this CAE role you can tell us what 8 to 10 days a month you are available to work!

ATP CTP Instructor Pilots - Part-Time

  • New compensation package
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Eligible for 401k and ESPP

Full Time opportunities are also available.

Speak with one of our recruiters to learn more about this amazing program!

CAE the worldwide leader in training aviation is looking for CRJ Instructor Pilots to join our Minneapolis Training Center in Eagan, Minnesota!

Are you looking to ELEVATE your career? Join our team of elite Simulator Instructors at CAE and you'll experience a new career where you can pursue your passion for aviation without the extensive travel or missing those important holidays and events!

What to expect? CAE offers a comprehensive training program to help transform your knowledge and skills as a pilot into a world-class Instructor and subject matter expert ready to lead clients thru their training.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide simulator flight instruction for the issuance of licenses, type ratings and certificates, in accordance with FAA, Transport Canada, CAE and customer policies and procedures
  • Conduct pre- and post- flight simulator briefings in a thorough, professional manner and in accordance with CAE standards.
  • Conduct simulator sessions in accordance with the CAE, aircraft manufacturer or customer Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Provide flight training in accordance with the CAE 14 CFR142 Manual and/or customer's training program
  • Complete the appropriate crew training records accurately and comprehensively to ensure pilot understanding and a seamless handover to other instructors
  • Recommend, where necessary, remedial training for a pilot who is not meeting the required training progress
  • Record simulator usage and discrepancies using the appropriate procedures
  • Maintains proficiency as an instructor as required by regulations and company policies
  • Track the validity of instructional qualifications to ensure that he/she remains qualified to deliver training at all times, in accordance with contractual commitments
  • Promote crew resource management (CRM) principles and Threat and Error Management (TEM) principles
  • Monitor and assist with administrative programs in all areas of flight training as required or assigned
  • Act as subject matter expert in creation of curricula and courseware when required
  • Accept training for examiner responsibilities when required by the Manager of Training
  • Other duties as assigned by the Training Manager

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Must be available for at least 8 days per month
  • Must be authorized to live/work in the United States
  • Ability to work flexible hours which can include early mornings and late evenings
  • Previous Simulator Instructor experience preferred
  • Must be able and willing to participate in CAE's DOT Drug & Alcohol testing program
  • Current, Unrestricted FAA Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) License
  • PIC CRJ (CL-65) or B-737 type rating REQUIRED
  • Meet the relevant minimum qualification and experience requirements for qualification as a Simulator Instructor
  • At least one of the following experience requirements: 2 years of air carrier experience as pilot in command (PIC) or second in command (SIC) in any operation conducted under part 121, 2 years of air carrier operational experience as a PIC in operations under 14 CFR part 91 for a multiengine turbine-powered fixed-wing and powered-lift aircraft requiring an airline transport pilot license and applicable type ratings, or 2 years of air carrier operational experience as a PIC in operations under 14 CFR part 135 for a turbojet airplane requiring an airline transport pilot license with appropriate category and clas ratings and, if required, an appropriate type rating for that airplane
  • Excellent presentation, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Strong focus on quality with a continuous drive towards process improvement & customer satisfaction
  • Ability to maintain strong customer orientation under adverse circumstances
  • Ability to concentrate and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to readily accept changes and adjust accordingly
  • Bachelor's degree in job-related field or equivalent experience. (Preferred but not required)
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience
  • Working knowledge of FAR Part 61, 91 and 121
  • PC Computer skills - Microsoft Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • iPad skills: Foreflight, Safari, navigating multiple applications simultaneously
  • Fluency in English

What do we look for? CAE is seeking experienced pilots that thrive on coaching others, values CRM, and enjoys working with a diverse team. The ideal candidate should also possess:

  • A "true" professional character with the ability to create a welcoming and successful learning environment
  • The proven ability to communicate effectively across all mediums (spoken, written) and at all levels
  • Commitment to the customer - providing continuous "red carpet" customer service
  • The capability to tailor training sessions to the needs of a diverse customer base
  • A keen eye for detail - must be able and willing to maintain accurate and timely records in accordance with CAE policy and FAA requirements

Why Work for CAE? CAE recognizes and values our dedicated employees and offers a welcoming and supportive work environment to help make a smooth transition into your new career!


Position Type

Part-time (US)

CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

At CAE, everyone is welcome to contribute to our success. With no exception.

As captured in our overarching value "One CAE", we're proud to work as one passionate, boundaryless and inclusive team.

At CAE, all employees are welcome regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, neurodiversity or age.

The masculine form may be used in this job description solely for ease of reading, but refers to men, women and the gender diverse.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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