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Combat Aircraft TrainingTechnical Specialist

Saint Louis, Missouri Contract Job ID: 1810095304
Estimated Duration: 12 months

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Description
PDS is seeking a Combat Aircraft Training Tech Specialist for an open position in Berkeley, MO.

Summary:
  • Develops, delivers and conducts customer training events for combat specific trainees via highly interactive courseware in state of the art electronic classrooms and simulator training devices at company and/or customer facilities.
  • Provides input for developing and modifying engineering data, flight manuals, defining training requirements, standards and curriculum, schedules and related documentation.
  • Pursues continuous process improvement.
  • Serves as training liaison with internal and external customers.
  • Demonstrates extensive knowledge of combat aircraft aircrew operations and training to resolve complex planning, coordination and development of requirements for multiple aircraft blocks, types and models.
  • Oversees all phases of combat aircraft ground training delivery.
  • Evaluates technical design features/changes to the operation of the combat aircraft systems and subsystems to assist the development of the physical/functional fidelity requirements to be incorporated into the applicable flight training devices.
  • Performs and leads simulator and ground school instruction for various types of simulator training on company platforms.
  • Participates and interfaces with operational level combat aircraft customers, customer test aircrews, company test aircrews and company engineering expertise via Technical Interface Meetings; Man-Machine Interface Meetings; Program Management Reviews, Program Design Reviews, and status meetings.

 
Qualifications
Prerequisites:
  • Bachelor's degree and typically 10 or more years’ related work experience, a Master’s degree and typically 8 or more years’ related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience as a Pilot or Weapons System Operator in the F-15E/K/S/SG/C, F-16, F/A-18 or F-22 is required.
  • Mission Planning and employment experience with HARM and/or HARPOON weapons is a plus.
  • Requires a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a high performance fighter/attack aircrew with appropriate experience as Wingman, Element Lead, Flight Lead, Instructor Pilot, Weapons System Operator; Flight Examiner, Mission Commander or Pilot in Command.
  • Platform instruction experience is required.
  • Strong communication skills, and experience with Microsoft Office Products is a plus.
  • Must be willing to travel for short term assignments.
  • Must have a US SECRET clearance or be able to obtain one.
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit www.pdstech.com

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