Canton – Aviation Maintenance Instructor

 

Job Title: Aviation Maintenance Instructor
Direct Report: Assistant Director of Training
Department: Training
Campus: Canton
Job Type: Full-Time
Employment Type: Hourly Non-Exempt

An Aviation Maintenance Instructor is responsible for the effective delivery of the Aviation Maintenance curriculum in the classroom and laboratory setting. 

Specific Functions/Responsibilities 

  • Conduct class room and shop training utilizing proper instructional techniques, practices and following approved curriculum 
  • Utilize equipment and training aids in daily lessons 
  • Order required supplies and tools through Hangar Manager 
  • Report all damaged or missing instructional equipment to Hangar Manager 
  • Ensure that classroom and shop areas are kept clean and orderly 
  • Store all unused training aids and supplies in approved areas 
  • Maintain student attendance and grade rosters 
  • Prepare class lessons and test in a timely manner 
  • Design training aids and mock-ups in area of instructor expertise 
  • Administer tests and make-up tests per MIAT procedures manual 
  • Conduct make-up classes as scheduled 
  • Ensure that students follow all established policies, procedures and safety practices 
  • Ensure that a professional training environment is maintained in the classroom and shop areas at all times 
  • Other duties as assigned 

Working Conditions 

  • Majority of time spent in education environment 
  • Work will consist of an 8-hour day, 75% teaching and 25% administration 
  • Appropriate safety measures must be followed 
  • Exposure to chemicals that are standard to industry 

Education 

  • FAA Airframe and Powerplant license required 
  • Associate Degree required 
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred 
  • Inspection Authorization (IA) & Federal Communication Commission (FCC) License preferred 

Experience 

  • 4 years in aviation maintenance field required 
  • 5-10 years in aviation maintenance field preferred 

Skills and Abilities 

  • Ability to teach students of various ages and diverse backgrounds 
  • Able to work productively and communicate effectively with students and new employees 
  • Strong oral and written communication skills 
  • Excellent customer service skills 
  • Must be able to deal responsibly with confidential information 
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft applications (Word and Excel required) 
  • Must be personable, energetic and have a customer service orientation 
  • Must be self-motivated 
  • Must be able to work independently or with a team 

Performance Standards 

  • Instructors will be evaluated on their ability to promote and implement the objective of the school 
  • Assure that the curriculum is adhered to, and delivered with motivation and enthusiasm 
  • Proper monitoring of all equipment, supplies and tools to ensure the safety of the students 
  • Ensure that student morale is maintained at a high level 
  • Maintain control of the classroom and handles student day to day issues 
  • Maintain a good standing on student and lab equipment evaluations

 

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