Textron Aviation
Wichita
Friday, December 22, 2017
Paid
Pay Type: 
Annually
Varies
Negotiable
Full-time
No
No
No

Lift your career to new heights. At Textron Aviation, our culture allows you to grow within the company while building your career. Developing new leaders and encouraging innovative ideas are critical to the success of our organization. The Textron Aviation segment of Textron Inc. is the leading general aviation authority and home to the iconic Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker brands which account for more than half of all general aviation aircraft flying. These brands bring together decades of unmatched experience in designing, building and supporting aircraft. From design to flight, Textron Aviation has become an industry leader through our belief in having the Right People in the Right Place at the Right Time. Are you ready to elevate your career?
Job Summary:
The Textron Aviation Pilot Development Program is designed to prepare pilots for entry into other Flight Departments at Textron Aviation such as Demonstration, Production Flight Test and Pro-Ownership by providing entry level pilots with growth opportunities through on-the-job and formal training, real world assignments that bring real value to the business, work experience in various functional areas of the organization. The result is developing piloting and customer experience skills while gaining a strong company foundation.

Piloting skills are developed through numerous flight opportunities which may include acting as a flight and ground instructor for customers transitioning to G1000 and G2000 flight decks and for customers in the Single Engine Recurrent Training course, exercise flights, flight shadowing, sales demonstration flights and marketing support. Development will continue through various projects such as assistance with revising current courses and development of future courses for avionics and airframe

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2018 Pilot Development Program – Flight Operations (255049)
https://textron.taleo.net/careersection/tabbu/jobdetail.ftl?job=255049

Education:
• Bachelor’s Degree required
o Graduate from an aeronautical university with an aviation science degree is preferred
• Minimum GPA Requirement: 3.0
Position Requirements:
• FAA Commercial Certificate with instrument rating required
• Second Class medical required
• US Passport or ability to successfully obtain is required
• FAA Flight Instructor Certificate preferred
• CFII preferred
• MEI preferred
• 500 flight hours and 200 hours of dual given preferred
• High performance endorsement preferred
• Previous classroom experience as a ground instructor preferred
• Familiarity with digital/glass flight decks preferred
This position is Wichita, KS based with some overnight and extended travel required, which may include international operations.

Education:
• Bachelor’s Degree required
o Graduate from an aeronautical university with an aviation science degree is preferred
• Minimum GPA Requirement: 3.0
Position Requirements:
• FAA Commercial Certificate with instrument rating required
• Second Class medical required
• US Passport or ability to successfully obtain is required
• FAA Flight Instructor Certificate preferred
• CFII preferred
• MEI preferred
• 500 flight hours and 200 hours of dual given preferred
• High performance endorsement preferred
• Previous classroom experience as a ground instructor preferred
• Familiarity with digital/glass flight decks preferred
This position is Wichita, KS based with some overnight and extended travel required, which may include international operations.