Flight Instructor Sr Stf
Job ID: 455205BR
Date posted: Oct. 12, 2018
Description:At Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, we
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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;
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
Iwakuni, Yamaguchi, Japan / MCAS Iwakuni
The OCONUS Locale: Iwakuni is a city on the
Japanese Island of Honsh? 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 Ch?goku region on
Honsh? 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.
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.
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.
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.
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Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: ESS6500 RMS
Relocation Available: Yes
Career Area: Miscellaneous Engineering
Clearance Level: Secret requiring an investigation within the last 5 years
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week