Flight and Simulator Instructors in Finland or Spain

Patria is a workplace where you build common security. At Patria, ordinary people solve extraordinary challenges. When it comes to critical operations on land, sea, air and networks, expertise is vital. Quality is in people – in each and every one of us. You make a difference. For more information, please visit www.patriagroup.com.

The Aviation business unit offers life-cycle support services for aircraft and helicopters, and pilot training.

We are now searching for a


Do you want to join us in providing the best pilot training in the world?

Patria Pilot Training has recently been awarded several significant contracts for international airlines and would now like to offer employment for theoretical and flight instructors in Finland and Spain. Now is the time to pursue an exceptionally promising, custom built career for instructors and be part of our success story.

Do not hesitate to contact us through this application. We have several career opportunities to offer and we can even tailor one for you. You can work part-time, full-time or as a freelancer. We will offer you a level of compensation very competitive with those of other operators. You can be part of an unparalleled experience in aviation.

As a result of our continued worldwide growth, we are looking for experienced Flight and Simulator Instructors to join our PPL/ATPL/MPL Flight school team.
Core duties will involve, but not be limited to: 

  • To teach EASA PPL/ATPL/MPL flight training  
  • To monitor and report student progress  
  • To provide guidance and support to individual student  
  • To maintain course records.

Essential skills and experience: 

  • Excellent pedagogical skills and knowledge 
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to interact well with students 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team 
  • Ability to work smoothly with various cultures 
  • Customer orientated attitude with polite and friendly manners 
  • Good Knowledge of Microsoft Office solutions and similar software.

Flight training at Cordoba (LEBA) in Spain

  • Single pilot, single engine piston flight instruction with DA40 (G1000) fleet (FI, IRI, FIFI). For additional information please contact Spain Training Center Manager Mr. Michael Hirvonen michael.hirvonen@patriagroup.com.

Flight training at Tampere-Pirkkala (EFTP) and Helsinki-Vantaa (EFHK) in Finland

  • Single pilot, multi engine piston flight instruction with DA42 (G1000) fleet (FI, IRI, CRI, FIFI, STI). For additional information please contact Chief Flight instructor Mr. Janne Pöykiö janne.poykio@patriagroup.com.
  • Multi pilot, simulator instruction (MCCI, SFI, SFE, TRI, TRE). For additional information please contact Head of Training Mr. Vesa Kaartinen vesa.kaartinen@patriagroup.com.

Qualification and educational background: 

  • CPL(A) or ATPL(A) with relevant instructor rating (valid or expired)  
  • Ideally more than 200h experience as flight instructor.

We offer you attractive and competitive salary, benefits and conditions as well as career opportunities within Patria Group.

Why Patria?

  • Securing society: we are proud to advance national and international security. It requires a responsible attitude and excellence that guarantees reliability in all conditions.  
  • You have an impact: at Patria, you have an impact in the contents of your work, career development, your clients’ and the whole company's success. You can be as good as you can ever be.  
  • Focus on the essential: do what you love and see the results of your work. You are crucial to us. We want you to be well and live a full life. 
  • A great bunch of people: we work in innovative and energetic teams where smiling is allowed. We believe that the best results are achieved in a good atmosphere.
Application period starts: 2020-01-21 08:00Application period ends: 2020-12-31 23:00
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