Certified Flight Instructor (Adjunct)

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Certified Flight Instructor (Adjunct)

Compensation is dependent upon qualifications but has a salary range of $28,470.00 - 35,470.00

Institute of Aviation Certified Flight Instructor teaches students in aircraft, assessment of student performance, conducting stage checks and supervising flying activities. For more information regarding department programs & majors: Aviation

Applicants must submit:

An online Parkland College employment application.Cover letter Resume or CVCopy of official transcripts from the institution where you received your highest degree. If hired, certified official transcript is required. Essential Job Functions

Provide individual flight instruction to students enrolled in Aviation Flight courses, including preflight/post flight briefings as well as maintaining the training records of assigned students.To assist faculty as needed in teaching aeronautical and aircraft systems classes leading to FAA Pilot certificates and Ratings.Perform professional duties in accordance with the established policies and procedures of the college.Provide classroom instruction in accordance with the stated philosophy, objectives, and established course outlines of the college.Inform students of course regulations, evaluation procedures, and other information pertinent to the course; prepares a course syllabus for each course and distributes it early in each term.Available for student advising/mentoring.Maintain regular office hours to ensure availability for student consultation; provide assistance to students in a timely manner.Maintain accurate scholastic records of students; submit required reports on student progress according to published deadlines.Participate in departmental governance, including curriculum development, instructional materials selection, and academic assessment.Participate in college-wide shared governance, including Parkland College Association (PCA) Senate, its committees, administrative committees, and accreditation committees.Participate in student recruitment and retention efforts.Participate in professional development activities related to discipline knowledge and/or teaching skills.Perform other duties as assigned by Institute of Aviation Director/Chief Pilot.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree. If hired, certified official transcript is required. 
  • Hold a current FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate with Instrument Rating and FAA Certified Flight Instructor-Airplane Certificate.
  • Must pass a criminal background check with fingerprinting. 
  • Ability to learn the Parkland information system and new programs as technology changes.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree.
  • Hold a current FAA Flight Instructor Certificate with Instrument Rating.
  • FAR 141 experience within a College/University flight program.



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    Job No:
    Posted: 12/11/2019
    Application Due: 10/13/2020
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