Title: Flight Instructor (CFII and MEI)
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
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Contact Person: Jamie Gaddis
Job Summary/Basic Functions
The CFI-I and MEI 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 and current flight students while maintaining accurate records and ensure course standards, training requirements and ensuring objectives are met by each student in a timely manner within the various ratings offered by EKU Center for Aviation.
Experience: 300+ hours of flight time is required.
Licensure & Certifications: FAA Certified Flight Instructor (CFI), Instrument Instructor (CFI-I) and Multi Engine Instructor (MEI) ratings are required
Bachelor’s degree 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.