Chief Flight Instructor



Job description

Req ID: req15766

Position Number: AS9626


Location Address
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, Oklahoma, 74078
United States

Hiring Supervisor: Lance Fortney

Hiring Range
(Contingent upon available funding)

57,600.00 – 78,000.00, Salary

Work Schedule: M-F 8a-5p generally

Job SummaryResponsible for the operational considerations of an FAA part 141 flight school (OSU Flight Center).

Conduct required stage check and end of course flights.

Hires flight instructors and standardizes all flight instructors, as per federal regulations.

Monitors all flight operations. Insure compliance with all applicable FAA regulations.

Receives and processes student progress reports from flight instructors.

Work schedule is determined by student loads. Some flight training is conducted at night and on weekends.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Complete application must include a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references.

Position QualificationsMinimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree

Three years practical experience.

Operational experience with a collegiate aviation program desired. Must meet all federal requirements for designation as a Chief Flight Instructor under 14 CFR part 141.

Commercial Pilot – Single-Multi-Engine – ATP preferred Certified Flight Instructor – Single-Multi-Engine – Gold Seal preferred. Certified Instrument Instructor – Single-Multi-Engine Ground Instructor Certification preferred

Must meet all federal requirements for designation as a Chief Flight Instructor under 14 CFR part 141

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Oklahoma State University–Stillwater (also referred to informally as Oklahoma State, O-K-State, O-State and OSU) is a land-grant, sun-grant, coeducational public research university located in Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA. OSU was founded in 1890 under the Morrill Act.