COMPANY OVERVIEWTextron Systems businesses are industry leading developersand integrators of unmanned systems, advanced marine craft, armored vehicles,intelligent battlefield and surveillance systems, geospatial management andanalysis systems, intelligence software solutions, precision weapons, pist

UAS Flight Instructor (Shadow 200 RQ-7B)

Textron Systems  • 
Fort Huachuca, Arizona, United States
Position Type: Permanent
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COMPANY OVERVIEW

Textron Systems businesses are industry leading developers
and integrators of unmanned systems, advanced marine craft, armored vehicles,
intelligent battlefield and surveillance systems, geospatial management and
analysis systems, intelligence software solutions, precision weapons, piston
engines, test and training systems, and total lifecycle sustainment and
operational services. Textron Systems’ businesses consist of Electronic
Systems, Lycoming Engines, Marine & Land Systems, Unmanned Systems, Weapon
& Sensor Systems, ATAC, Howe & Howe and TRU SimulationTraining. More
information is available at www.textronsystems.com.

JOB SUMMARY

Individuals serving as flight instructors (Shadow 200) are
required to provide flight and simulation instruction in support of the US
Army’s UAS Training Battalion located at Ft Huachuca, AZ. Duties and
responsibilities include:

1.      
Develops; tests; maintains; and delivers
moderately complex flight and simulations training programs.

2.      
Establishes and reviews course content as
required.

3.      
Maintains records of training activities;
participant progress; and flight information.

4.      
Updates course documentation on a regular basis
to ensure timeliness and relevance.

5.      
May provide leadership and evaluation for other
instructors, as assigned.

6.      
Stays current with new training; educational;
and multimedia technologies.

7.      
Maintains current knowledge (currency) of all
equipment and software utilized by our customer to provide training.

8.      
Participates in special projects within the
scope of the Performance Work Statement (PWS), as required.

9.      
May be required to operate/instruct any of the
customers UAS platforms, based on customer’s training throughput (surge)


Job Requirements:

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Required:

1.      
Minimum 4 years’ experience and 200 flight hours
on the Shadow 200 UAS (Documented in Flight records/addressed on resume).

2.      
Strong interpersonal, coaching and team building
skills

3.      
Excellent written and verbal communication
skills

4.      
Experience with the U.S. Army Aviation or other
Government contracting agencies

5.      
Must be able to ascend and descend stairs; stand
for an extended period of time up to at least 50 minutes and walk at least 100
meters across uneven or unpaved surfaces

6.      
Must be a US Citizen

7.      
Rotational shift work is required; typically
24/5 coverage, with rotations based on work section requirements

8.      
Instructor/Operator (IO) designation, earned at
either Ft Huachuca or certified by Army Aviation’s Directorate of Evaluation
and Standardization (DES)

 

Preferred:

1.      
Prior TRADOC experience; IO hours in training
environment preferred; multi-platform quals preferred

2.      
Prior deployment and operation of the platform
applying to instruct

3.      
Familiarity with ISO- certified Quality
Management System

4.      
Current active US Secret Clearance

 

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

High School Graduate, or the equivalent combination of
education, technical certifications, or work/military experience.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (Certifications, Etc.)

System qualification in either Shadow 200 TUAS version 1 (V1)
or version 2 (V2)

Must have at least 200 flight hours on the Shadow 200 UAS

Must be able to obtain and maintain a flight physical per AR
95-20

Must be able to satisfactorily complete all evaluations to
include TRADOC instructor evaluations per 2/13th Aviation Regiment SOPs, and
oral academic evaluations, no-notice evaluations, Directorate of Evaluation and
Standardization (DES), proficiency flight evaluations (PFEs), and
Standardization Flight Evaluations (SFE) per AR 95-20.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security
Clearance.

Travel up to 10% required.

 

ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION

Textron Systems is an equal opportunity employer.

Salary Range: -
Relocation:
Travel:
Job Ident #: 283090
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