Lockheed Martin Flight Instructor Sr Stf in Orlando, Florida
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Foreign Assignment: This position will offer a long term deployment to a foreign country. Training System CIP (Flight Instructor Sr Stf) for the F-35 supporting the USMC at MCAS Iwakuni, Japan. Candidate will instruct flight procedures in the Pilot Training Devices executing to the approved pilot training syllabus. Instructor will provide instruction using the Full Mission Simulators (FMS). The instructor will operate Instructor Operating Stations (IOS) and will be a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for all pilot training courseware updates. The successful candidate will work closely with other members of the Lockheed Martin training teams on site to fulfill F-35 training objectives. The candidate will implement and support Lockheed Martin initiatives, programs and policies, as directed. Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret level security clearance and Special Access Program (SAP) access. Must be willing to travel, to include Squadron deployments for extended periods depending on operational needs. Position may require the ability to perform in an arduous duty environment. Deployment and continued employment is contingent upon successful completion of the OJT required at Lockheed Martin’s training locations prior to international assignment. These locations may include but are not limited to: Luke AFB, AZ; Nellis AFB, NV, Hill AFB, UT; Eglin AFB, FL; Edwards AFB, CA; Fort Worth, TX; Orlando, FL; Yuma, AZ; Beaufort, SC. Successful candidate must be capable of passing medical, dental and overseas screening requirements and must maintain their medical fitness for this position as a condition of employment. The selected applicant selected may be required to work at deployed locations, work rotating shifts, and work in excess of 40 hours per week Relocation: Relocation and housing assistance is available for this exciting international assignment. Accompanied Status Available: Accompanied status means new hires may have qualifying dependents accompany them on their long-term overseas assignment. Iwakuni, Yamaguchi, Japan / MCAS Iwakuni The OCONUS Locale: Iwakuni is a city on the Japanese Island of Honshū in the eastern part of Yamaguchi Prefecture, bordering the Seto Inland Sea. Iwakuni is a great place to live and offers much entertainment and culture for its residents and visitors alike. The Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni or MCAS Iwakuni is located in the city of Iwakuni. Yamaguchi Prefecture is in the Chūgoku region on Honshū island. The capital is the city of Yamaguchi, in the center of the prefecture. The largest city, however, is Shimonoseki. US expats living in Japan have lots of great things to say about their experience living in this exotic country with its vibrant people and dynamic culture.
Basic Qualifications Candidate must have a current final secret security clearance with a reinvestigation within the last six years. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven ability to work unsupervised towards program goals. Strong systems engineering background. Willingness to travel to support mission requirements. Candidate must have a minimum of 1000 hours Fighter Flight Time in fourth and/or fifth generation fighter aircraft. Former Instructor Pilot (IP). Candidate must have prior experience in Military Pilot Academic and Simulator Training. Candidate must have operational experience with advanced sensor systems such as NVS, LANTIRN, Helmet Mounted Cuing, and the latest weapons inventory. Candidate must be familiar with current instructional techniques and delivery methods. Must have in-depth knowledge of military publications and an understanding of fourth and/or fifth generation aircraft systems. Candidate must have worked in an environment which required them to interact with multiple functional areas and personnel of a diverse nature. Use of Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint and Excel) is required. Candidate must have outstanding interpersonal skills, excellent leadership traits, strong oral & written communication abilities, solid ability to organize, and a high desire to provide customer satisfaction.
Candidate must be willing to support flexible work hours to align with customer operational schedule.
Must be willing to travel, to include Squadron deployments for extended periods depending on operational needs. Position may require the ability to perform in an arduous duty environment.
Successful candidate must be capable of passing medical, dental and overseas screening requirements and must maintain their medical fitness for this position as a condition of employment.
Deployment and continued employment is contingent upon successful completion of the OJT required at Lockheed Martin’s training locations prior to international assignment. These locations may include but are not limited to: Luke AFB, AZ; Nellis AFB, NV, Hill AFB, UT; Eglin AFB, FL; Edwards AFB, CA; Fort Worth, TX; Orlando, FL; Yuma, AZ; Beaufort, SC.
Desired skills Experience interfacing with customer at military locations International Expat experience Experience with F-35 pilot training curriculum Familiarity with F-35 program requirements F-35 system knowledge F-35 Full Mission Simulator experience Familiarity with the F-35 ALIS program Currently possess F-35 Program special access.
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Job Location(s): Orlando Florida