Title: Flight Instructor (CFI)
Position Type: Part-Time Staff
Search Type: External - minimum 7 days
Department: 21R000 - Science, Tech, Engineering & Math
Division: 2R0000 - Academic Affairs
Position Location: Other EKU Location
Driver Classification: Non-Driver
Schedule Type: Part Time, No Benefits (less than 20 hrs per week)
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Contact Person: Jamie Gaddis
Job Summary/Basic Functions
The Certified Flight Instructor promotes all facets of flight training in support of EKU Center for Aviation including ground instruction, flight training and simulator training in accordance with the University and FAA regulations, requirements and procedures. Maintain utmost safety protocols, a positive attitude, encourage new flight students while maintaining accurate records and ensure course standards, training requirements and objectives are met by each student in a timely manner within the Private rating.
Education: High School diploma is required.
Experience: FAA Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) license is required.
200+ hours of flight time is required.
Licensure & Certifications:
Bachelor’s degree is preferred.
FAA Certified Flight Instructor – Instrument (CFII) license is preferred
FAA Multi-engine Instructor (MEI) license is preferred
Sponsorship: Visa sponsorship will be considered on a case-by-case basis, depending upon the needs of the unit, available sponsorship budget, and the qualifications of the candidate.
Open Until Filled: Yes
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.
Background Check Statement
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.