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Government / Defence / Aerospace

United States flagUnited States | N. America

Senior Instructor Pilot - Various Aircraft




Employment - Permanent
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Minimum requirements

Type rating
Not required (Training Provided)
Flight time notes
  • Certified Flight Instructor-Instrument (or military equivalent)
Preferred time
  • Commercial Pilot certificate with Instrument rating (or military equivalent)
  • 1500+ flight hours, turbine aircraft experience, Part 61 and/or Part 141 flight instructor experience, Part 91, Part 121, and/or Part 135 operational experience, or type ratings
Lic. Authority
Class 1
Covid-19 vaccination
Not specified

Additional requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field AND a minimum of 4 years relevant experience OR a minimum of 8 years equivalent relevant education and experience
  • Must demonstrate a superior customer-oriented attitude
  • Must demonstrate proficiency using a presentation program (Prezi, Power Point, Keynote etc.)
  • Must be positive, detail/team oriented, organized, a driven problem solver with proven success in solving difficult problems, multi-tasker, and self-starter with the ability to prioritize/work proactively in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Ability to develop training products that are clear, engaging, technically accurate, and follow a logical sequence
  • Ability and product knowledge to tailor system information, based on available time and customer airframe, into a coherent presentation that meets customer needs
  • Ability to manage and tailor a class with a wide range of Garmin and industry avionics experience
  • Comfortable conducting training with audiences varying from one-on-one, to standard classes of 10 – 20 students, and to larger audiences with 300 or more attendees
  • Must possess experience in the aviation industry and working with and/or using avionics
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Garmin avionics products
  • Demonstrated effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Possess product knowledge to tailor system information, based on available time and customer airframe, into a coherent presentation that meets customer needs
  • Demonstrated project management skills to ensure training programs and products are developed and implemented to meet cost, time, and scope/quality objectives


  • Customer service experience
  • Experience in developing interactive, multimedia training materials
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office
  • Understand engineering documents such as install manuals and wiring diagrams
  • Advanced understanding of PowerPoint
  • Experience with multiple Garmin avionics platforms or systems
  • A&P License
  • Knowledge of competitive avionics
  • Practical experience in post-secondary or adult education
  • Basic computer science understanding
  • Comfortable using audio visual equipment
  • Master’s Degree in aviation-related field, business management, engineering, adult education, or position-related field
  • Training department or training provider experience
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Garmin is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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United States flagUnited States | N. America
Base location icon JCI - Olathe
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Senior Instructor Pilot - Various Aircraft
Garmin | Government / Defence / Aerospace |United States flagUnited States | N. America