Aviation Placements is looking for “Fast Jet” instructors (F-16, F-18, F-22, F-35, F- 15E/SA/SG/K/C) as well as FWS Instructor Pilot/WSO with experience as an instructor at a recognized Fighter Weapons School.
Qualified crew members will be required to implement training efforts as Aircrew Training Pilots for the F-15SA in Saudi Arabia. The selected individuals will contribute to the operation of the F-15SA FTU, FWS and Operational Squadron efforts and act as Pilot and Weapons Systems Instructors. This assignment will require deployment to Saudi Arabia.
Flying training instructors must have a minimum of 1000 flight hours and 250 instructor hours. Flying training instructors will have been current (USG or other Service Qualification) within the last 5 years.
This position is a Long-Term Assignment to Saudi Arabia for a minimum of 12 months.
MAS will be responsible for all costs associated with mobilization, demobilization, sponsorship, housing, transportation, and school for children in grade K thru 12.
We offer a competitive compensation package based on the region and current geopolitical environment. Relocation and assignment benefits to the international location will be provided to qualified candidates.
Previously qualified as a Pilot or Instructor Weapons System Officer (IWSO) on F15E aircraft or other platforms such as: F-15S/SA/K/SG or F-15C, F-16, F-18, F-22, F-35 with a minimum of two (2) years of experience as a fighter aircraft flying instructor and has had relevant flying experience within the previous five (5) years at hiring date.
Applicants with other fighter aircraft experience as Instructor Pilots or Instructor Weapons System Officer (IWSO), with a minimum of two (2) years of experience as a fighter Formal Training Unit (FTU) instructor and has had relevant flying experience within the previous five (5) years at hiring date.
Deviations from minimum qualifications may be evaluated on a case-by-case basis
The selected individuals will contribute to the operation of the F-15SA FTU effort and act as Pilot and Weapons Systems Instructors
Conducts mission systems operations as an aircrew Pilot Instructor member
Performs familiarization, qualification, standardization, flight, and ground instruction duties ensuring
mission systems are compliant with required specifications
Develops advanced concepts of operations and operational techniques
Performs mission-specific training for domestic and international aircrew
Evaluates flight data and recommends changes to system design based on operational considerations
Performs the duties of an aircrew instructor, examiner, evaluator and mentor to RSAF pilots in
Required Clearance Criteria:
Candidate must be able to obtain a work visa, depending on requirements of the country
Candidate must be able to meet the cultural requirements of the country, as applicable
Employment is contingent on the candidate’s ability to satisfy all labor and immigration formalities of
Because the candidate selected will be expected to go on an international assignment, the offer will
be contingent upon the candidate’s ability to obtain clearances from International Health Services and
the receipt of a visa/work permit to the country in which he will be assigned
Appropriate regulatory certification and/or license required
This position requires the ability to obtain a RSAF Security and Medical Clearance