Flight Operations Training Manager - Winnipeg, MB

Position Title:    Flight Operations Training Manager
Location:            Winnipeg, MB
Status:                Full Time
Start Date:         Immediately

Position Summary: 

The Flight Operations Training Manager will play a key role in maintaining and managing the Pilots, Flight Attendants, Dispatchers, and Crew Scheduling training programs and ensuring compliance thereof with the Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) and other regulatory requirements.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Monitor applicable regulatory authorities for Notice of Proposed Amendments (NPA’s) to anticipate, communicate, and prepare and implement changes to training and/or compliance standards, programs, and tools
  • Collaborate with Flight Operations Management and Training Teams and other stakeholders to identify and propose changes to training tools and programs to ensure compliance of the CARs and training best practices
  • Optimize training resources and activities to ensure the most efficient use of facilities, instructors, contracts, tools, and trainees
  • Participate in the procurement, contracting, and implementation of 3rd party training providers, suppliers, and Learning Management Systems
  • Coordinate training and compliance programs including, but not limited to, new pilot and flight attendant onboarding, ground school, simulator training, and line indoctrination
  • Update and develop training standards and procedural documents as required
  • Coordinate with other company departments training personnel to ensure continuity in company training programs and optimize training resources
  • Liaise with stakeholders to ensure compliance of Calm Air training practices with regards to foreign regulations, standards, procedures, and certification requirements for international operations
  • Liaise with Quality & Safety Team regarding training issues that are identified through SMS
  • Conduct various ground school courses for both pilots and flight attendants
  • Any other duties assigned 

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Minimum 3 years of training and development experience in aviation sector including experience in coordinating simulator training, line training, and ground school training
  • Experience as Pilot-In-Command of multicrew aircraft
  • Working knowledge of 705 Charter and/or Scheduled Airline Operations of Transport Canada Regulations and Canadian Aviation Regulations
  • Experience developing and delivering training content
  • Proficiency in using MS OFFICE Suite
  • Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Act with integrity and honesty and can maintain confidentiality with sensitive information
  • Proven sound judgement and decision-making skills
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain an Enhanced Security Clearance qualification
  • Inuktitut language considered an asset
  • Preference will be given to Inuit Land Claims Beneficiaries

If this sounds like the job for you, contact us! Calm Air International is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage interested applicants to submit a resume in confidence by August 15, 2022, to recruitment@calmair.com.

We thank all those who apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.