Director of Training & Flight Operations

Director of Training & Flight Operations

 

LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking a Director of Training & Flight Operations for an opportunity in Nagoya, Japan. 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Training services include the development of courseware, training devices, training manuals and delivery of initial and recurrent training for Pilots, Technical/Mechanics, Cabin Crews, Ground Servicing Crews, and Dispatchers within an airline. In addition, this person must manage the relationship and performance of selected training service provider. 
  • Development, verification/validation and certification of flight operations manuals
  • Flight Operations Engineering support to customers
  • Responsibilities include establishing deliverable commitments, establishing work priorities, creating and managing the development process, creating the team and team structure, implementing governance and communication processes, and evaluating the performance of the group.
  • Development and maintenance of training documentation for each course offered
  • Ensure there are sufficient qualified training instructors located at training delivery sites
  • Ensure training devices (e.g., Full Flight Simulators (FFS), Integrated Procedures Trainers (IPT), Virtual Maintenance Trainers (VMT), Computer Based Training (CBT), Door Trainer and Cabin Trainers) & training facilities meet training objectives and are certified (where applicable) by regulators
  • Obtain regulator certifications such as OSD, FSB, etc.
  • Commitment of training services (both proforma and for fee) to customers as part of the airplane sales process
  • Scheduling customer training at a location that minimizes customer travel costs, meets customer requirements for timing (schedule), and fits within the Training Program strategy.
  • Ensure documents meet industry standards for content and format by participating in and influencing industry standards board that define flight operations documentation requirements
  • Create airplane performance databases and may provide specialized training courses to customers to assist them in their understanding and use of the airplane and documents

 

Qualifications:

  • Qualified candidates must hold an engineering degree from an accredited Engineering School.
  • Candidates must have worked in commercial aerospace for an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), and have 5 or more years in managerial positions providing Training and/or Flight Operations management functions to commercial airline customers.
  • Commercial pilots license preferred.
  • Candidates must have skills and experience managing Partners and Suppliers.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

 

Why Choose LAUNCH?

A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.

LAUNCH offers you an ACA compliant benefit package including company-sponsored medical insurance with multiple plans to choose from. Our Minimum Essential Coverage is offered to every employee who does not have coverage elsewhere at no cost to you! LAUNCH also offers a 401(k) program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.

 

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Fire Protection Test & Analysis Engineer

Fire Protection Test & Analysis Engineer

LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking a Fire Protection Test & Analysis Engineer for an opportunity in Nagoya, Japan. 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • The primary work location will be in Nagoya, Japan. However, depending on the positions applying for, a successful candidate may be required to travel to Moses Lake (WA, USA) and other test sites and stay there where aircraft flight tests are performed on a long term basis.
  • Basic scope of work is to provide assurance of successful showing of compliance with relevant regulatory requirements in the Type Certification Application and Approval processes with regard to fire extinguishing and smoke detection.
  • The main duties and responsibilities of a successful candidate will include having overall responsibility for the planning of the required flight/ground test phases, working with the flight/ground test instrumentation engineers, preparing the maneuver-by-maneuver plan for each test flight or test on ground and develop/review test plans, test specifications and test reports

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering with 15 years of aviation related industry experience, or
  • 15-20 years in an aviation engineering organization; Aerospace or Aircraft Systems Engineering.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Ability to demonstrate interpersonal and communication techniques
  • A good team player who can work in a team environment and coordinate with other engineers from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to identify potential issues in the course of Type Certification approval process.
  • Ability to adapt successfully to changing situations and environments
  • Ability to dealing with changing priorities and workloads

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

 

Why Choose LAUNCH?

A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.

LAUNCH offers you an ACA compliant benefit package including company-sponsored medical insurance with multiple plans to choose from. Our Minimum Essential Coverage is offered to every employee who does not have coverage elsewhere at no cost to you! LAUNCH also offers a 401(k) program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.

 

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Fuel Tank Explosion Prevention Engineer

Fuel Tank Explosion Prevention Engineer

 

LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking a Fuel Tank Explosion Prevention Engineer for an opportunity in Nagoya, Japan. 

 

Responsibilities:

 

The primary work location will be in Nagoya, Japan. However, engineers maybe requested to relocate to Seattle or Moses Lake (Washington State, USA) where aircraft flight testing is performed and may also be requested to travel to systems supplier sites to promote Fuel Tank Explosion Prevention Systems contract.

Basic work scope is to develop and finalize T/C design, compliant to all applicable requirements.

The responsible Engineer will work the activities of  Fuel Tank Explosion Prevention Systems. This will include interfacing with all other aircraft functions and engineering teams to coordinate and obtain the approval of any task assigned contributing to the aircraft Fuel Tank Explosion Prevention System development and Certification.

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Technical Aviation with 5 years. aviation related experience, or
  • 5+ years in an aviation engineering organization Aerospace or Aircraft Systems Engineering.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Ability to utilize interpersonal and communication techniques, working in a team environment, dealing with a wide variety of personalities and communication styles.
  • Ability to identify potential issues with machinery development, manufacturing processes or parts.
  • Needs the ability to develop, plan and implement short and long term goal.
  • Ability to adapt to change.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

 

Why Choose LAUNCH?

A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.

LAUNCH offers you an ACA compliant benefit package including company-sponsored medical insurance with multiple plans to choose from. Our Minimum Essential Coverage is offered to every employee who does not have coverage elsewhere at no cost to you! LAUNCH also offers a 401(k) program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.

 

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