Certified Flight Instructor

Job description

PAF/Position Details

Position Details

Position Title Certified Flight Instructor Position Status Full-Time Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Certificated Flight Instructor CFI is responsible to the Chief of Pilot Training for teaching flight laboratories and Ground School as assigned, according to FAA approved syllabi. In addition, the CFI is responsible for providing such services as assigned by the Chief of Pilot Training that are deemed necessary for the smooth and successful operation of the flight education Program.


Responsible to model the University Mission through dedicated job performance, service excellence to constituencies, respectful collaboration and active support of the University’s Mission in Catholic and Lasallian higher education.

-Teach individual flight lessons exactly as indicated in the appropriate FAA approved flight course – Private, Instrument, Commercial, CFI-A, CFI-I, Multi-engine, and CFI-ME.
-Teach aviation ground school, etc.
-Write and revise syllabi as required.
-Act as an Instructor on Duty when requested.
-Attend CFI/Ground Instructor meetings.
-Perform other duties as required by Chief of Pilot Training or designated representative. ’

Minimum Qualifications

B.S. Degree with the following minimum hours of flight time: Total 500 CFI-A 100 Hour requirements form FAR 141 school preferred. CFI-I 50 Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Must possess manual and finger dexterity. Must be able to critically analyze flight student weaknesses and make recommendations for improvement. Must be self motivated and able to delegate involving evening and weekend hours. CERTIFICATES AND RATINGS: Commercial Instrument Airplane Single and Multi-engine Land CFI – Airplanes CFI – Instrument CFI – Multi-engine (preferred)

Preferred Qualifications Essential Duties Work hours


Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00450 Posting Date 01/17/2019 Closing Date Open Until Filled No Special Instructions Summary Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a B.S. Degree with the following minimum hours of flight time: Total 500 CFI-A 100 Hour requirements.
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts




Diversity Profile: University



View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 1/22/2019
Application Due: 1/28/2019
Work Type: