AH6i Flight Instructor - Saudi Arabia
Position: AH6i Flight Instructor
Req Code: 3245-006
Location: KHASHM AL AN, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Responsible for performing duties as an Instructor Examiner in the AH-6i Aircraft and associated simulation device(s)
Conduct initial Aircraft Qualification Course (AQC) training, continuation training and evaluation of customer pilots in accordance with approved Saudi Arabian national Guard/Ministry of National Guard publications (FTG's, AR's, TC's, etc.) Conduct academic instruction and hands-on performance based training and administer evaluations to ensure pilot proficiency and standardization of training. Responsible for maintaining individual Gradebook Folders, individual Aircraft Folders (IATF) and completing training, currency, and readiness entries. Conduct all AH-6i Series aircraft specific ground school based training and instrument instruction in a classroom environment, aircraft or flight simulation device(se). Flight instruction training duties to include: contact, basic instrument, and basic combat skills under day, Night and NVG conditions to U.S. Army Standard or MNG-AVN IAW government approved DATM,CMP, FTG, and POI requirements. Instruction may include any combination of individual or group instruction in an academic classroom, aircraft, or simulator.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
1. Train and evaluate aviators in the AH-6i aircraft to include ATP training, Initial Aircraft Qualification (AQC) and Instructor Pilot Course (IPC) training in accordance with the approved DATM, CMP, FTG, POI and specific MNG-AVN guidelines.
2. Develop or update Aircrew Training Program, appropriate AH-6i/MNG-AVN related manuals, CMP and POI in accordance with customer guidance.
3. Verify and confirm that all required training publications are current and complete.
4. Conduct and evaluate individual readiness level progression tasks, to include instrument flight tasks, during day, night, and night vision goggle (NVG), and instrument flight rules (IFR). Conduct AH-6i ground school instruction in a classroom environment, providing basic instrument instruction in the aircraft and flight training.
5. Conduct Ah-6i ground school instruction in a classroom environment, providing basic instrument instruction in the aircraft and flight training
6. Prepare pilots through realistic mission training, flight maneuvers under local environmental conditions to include dust landings, and weather specific desert training. Provide aircrew proficiency training in instrument flight in and outside controlled airspace under General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) rules.
7. Provide aircrew proficiency training in Instrument Meteorological Conditions (IMC) in and outside controlled airspace under General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) rules
8. Attends meetings as required with Customers
9. Recommend aviation Pilot in Command and Instructor Pilot appointments to customer leadership.
10.Responsible for providing direct interface and daily status reports as required between staff for training status, mission assignments, mission planning, and crew status.
11.Assist in Functional Check Flights as required as directed. Able to perform duties in a culturally sensitive environment and maintain a professional approach, attitude, and appearance always.
12.Able to perform duties in a culturally sensitive environment and maintain a professional approach, attitude, and appearance at all times
13.Develops, updates, and performs as SME in all CMP and POI areas, and subjects as required by the customer leadership.
14.Other duties as assigned and or directed by management
B. Independence: Performs within the broad guidelines of duties and responsibilities with significant choice of methods.
Authority to select and implement goals and objectives within the execution of duties and responsibilities.
C. Supervisory Responsibilities: reports to the Senior Flight Instructor Examiner. Supervises all assigned instructor pilots and Battalion support members. Supervises all flight training related to functions that include but not limited to daily flight training and endorsement of customer and additional pilot and unit trainers.
A. Education level
1.High School Diploma or equivalent
2.Graduate of the OH-58D, AH-64 Instructor Pilot Course (PC)Methods of Instruction (MOI) course at authorized Aviation Proponent School or an IP equivalency evaluation administered by a standardized instructor pilot (SP) selected by the Directorate of Evaluations and Standardization (DES) required or equivalent.
3.Qualified on the AH-6i Series aircraft
4.FAA Commercial Rotorcraft Helicopter Instructor Pilot certification (CFI) or equivalent (GACA) preferred
5.FAA Commercial Rotorcraft Helicopter Instructor Pilot certification (CFII) or equivalent (GACA) preferred 5.
1. Experience in Attack/Scout helicopter mission required
2.Minimum of 1500 total flight hours required
3.Minimum of 300 Instructor Pilot flight hours in a Single Turbine engine aircraft preferred
4.Minimum of 500 Standardization Instructor Pilot flight hours
5.Minimum of 250 Night Vision Google (NVG) hours required
6.Combat experience preferred
7.Instructor pilot experience at an USAACE approved school of instruction
C. Specific knowledge, skills, ability
1. Must possess and maintain an FAA Class II flight physical or GACA equivalent
2. Knowledge of Army Aviation training concepts, administration and logistics
3. Ability to communicate both orally and written in English
4. Ability to effectively deal with people in the coordination of staff and team members
5. Ability to effectively communicate with the customer in a professional and courteous manner
6. Possess a valid driver's license
D. Any or all of the above minimum qualifications may be waived by Chief of MNG-Aviation
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