26 February 2023

CAE USA INC | Instructor

Virtual, United States


Role and Responsibilities

In this role, the Simulator Flight Instructor I will be responsible for the delivery of training primarily in a flight simulator or other training device, but also when required in ground school, in accordance with the appropriate regulatory and customer requirements.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

+ Conduct pre and post flight simulator briefings in a thorough, professional manner and in accordance with CAE standards.

+ Conduct each simulator session in accordance with the CAE, aircraft manufacturer or the customers’ Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s).

+ Provide simulator flight instruction for the issue of licenses, type ratings and certificates.

+ Complete the appropriate client training records accurately and comprehensively to ensure client understanding and a seamless handover to other instructors.

+ Recommend, where necessary, remedial training for a client who is not meeting the required training progress.

+ Record simulator usage and discrepancies using the appropriate procedures.

+ Track the validity of instructional qualifications to ensure that he/she remains qualified to deliver training at all times in accordance with contractual commitments.

+ Act as subject matter expert in creation of curricula and courseware when required.

+ Accept training for examiner responsibilities when required by the Head of Training.

+ Act as invigilator when examination is conducted.


+ Bachelor degree in job-related field or equivalent experience.

+ Minimum of 2 to 5 years of relevant experience.

+ Passes in all Airline Transport Pilots License written exams.

+ Minimum experience required by the Regulatory Authority issuing instructor rating.

+ Hold an existing instructor qualification or -rating issued by a Regulatory Authority desirable.

+ Meet the relevant minimum qualification and experience requirements for qualification as a Simulator Instructor.

+ Hold or has held a professional pilots’ license.

+ A working knowledge of the relevant aviation regulations.

+ Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

+ Ability to maintain strong customer orientation under adverse circumstances.

+ Strong focus on quality with a continuous drive towards process improvement & customer satisfaction.

+ Ability to concentrate and work in a fast paced environment.

+ Readily accept changes and adjust accordingly.

+ Fluency in English

Position Type


CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

At CAE, everyone is welcome to contribute to our success. With no exception.

As captured in our overarching value “One CAE”, we’re proud to work as one passionate, boundaryless and inclusive team.

At CAE, all employees are welcome regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, neurodiversity or age.

The masculine form may be used in this job description solely for ease of reading, but refers to men, women and the gender diverse.

At CAE, we equip people in critical roles with the expertise and solutions to create a safer world. As a technology company, we digitalize the physical world, deploying simulation training and critical operations support solutions. Above all else, we empower pilots, airlines, defence and security forces, and healthcare practitioners to perform at their best every day and when the stakes are the highest. Around the globe, we’re everywhere customers need us to be with more than 13,000 employees in more than 200 sites and training locations in over 40 countries. CAE represents 75 years of industry firsts—the highest-fidelity flight and mission simulators, surgical manikins, and personalized training programs powered by artificial intelligence. We’re investing our time and resources into building the next generation of cutting-edge, digitally immersive training and critical operations solutions while keeping positive environmental, social and governance (ESG) impact at the core of our mission. Today and tomorrow, we’ll make sure our customers are ready for the moments that matter.


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