Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
full-time employee contract
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The numbers of operational F-35 fighter jets continues to grow. Employment opportunities are growing fast for personnel who will provide pilot training and ground support for flight operations and aircraft sustainment for these impressive F-35 fighter jet squadrons. Our F-35 Pilot Training teams are also experiencing continuous growth currently.
The F-35 Instructor Pilot/SME instructs academic training utilizing Electronic Mediated Lecture (EML) and/or Interactive Courseware (ICW) and instructs 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 members of the Lockheed Martin training team to fulfill F-35 training objectives. The successful candidate will implement and support Lockheed Martin initiatives,
programs and policies as directed.
The Locale: Glendale, AZ is part of the central region of Arizona and is part of the Phoenix metropolitan area. Glendale is located right in the center of the region close to many of the best attractions and institutions that Arizona has to offer. In addition to the Grand Canyon National Park, there are several national forests, national parks, and national monuments in Arizona. Flagstaff, AZ is about 2 hours north of Glendale with its mountains and skiing. Tucson, AZ is about 2.5 hours to the south. Put away that snow shovel because the region has a subtropical desert climate typical of the Sonoran Desert in which it lies with extremely hot summers and warm winters.
Must be willing to travel, to include Squadron CONUS/OCONUS deployments for extended periods depending on operational needs. Position may require the ability to perform in an arduous duty environment and subject to all applicable U.S. Government requirements. A detailed list of these requirements will be available at the time of interview and employment will be contingent on agreement and compliance with such requirements.
Candidate must meeting the following basic requirements:
Must have an active secret clearance with a completed investigation within the last 5 years.
Must be able to attain and maintain Special Access Program (SAP) access.
Must have a minimum of 1000 hours experience in tactical fighter aircraft as a pilot.
Must have experience as a Military Instructor Pilot (IP) and multi-ship flight lead in tactical fighter aircraft.
Must be willing to support flexible work hours to align with customer operational schedule.
Position may require candidate to participate in deployed operations to support customer requirements.
1000 hours experience in fourth and/or fifth generation tactical fighter aircraft as a pilot is highly desired.
Background Investigation within last 5 years is highly desired.
Past 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.
Prior experience in delivering Military Pilot Academic and Simulator Training in fourth and/or fifth generation tactical fighter aircraft.
Experience with advanced sensor systems such as NVS, LANTIRN, Helmet Mounted Cuing, and the latest weapons inventory.
Graduate of formal military Academic Instructor Course (AIC).
Formal Training Unit (FTU) or Fleet Replacement Squadron (FRS) Instructor Pilot experience.
Fighter Weapons Instructor Course (FWIC); Top Gun: Weapons Tactics Instructor (WTI) graduate.
Standardization/Evaluation Flight Examiner (SEFE); NATOPS Evaluator experience.
Experience with training management systems (TMS), learning management systems (LMS), and electronic grade books.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin?s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers? toughest challenges. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.
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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Job Location(s): Luke AFB Arizona