Simulator Technical Inspector

Job Title: Simulator Technical Inspector
Location: Gatwick
Category: CAA International LTD
Type: Permanent Full-time
Salary: Up to £50,000, depending on experience
Reference #: VN1410
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Job Description


CAA International (CAAi) is part of the International Group of the UK Civil Aviation Authority. We work closely with our partners and customers to deliver and promote best practice in Aviation Safety and Security through the provision of advisory services, professional training and examination services

The Role

We require a Flight Simulation Training Device (FSTD) Technical Inspector for the regulatory evaluations of Full Flight Simulators, Flight Training  Devices  and  Flight  Navigation  and  Procedures  Trainers  for  compliance  with  applicable regulation. This represents a unique opportunity to demonstrate your expertise in the FSTD field through involvement in national and international teams undertaking FSTD qualifications, auditing of FSTD operators and the development of technical standards.

You will also have the opportunity to work with, and influence, people across diverse business cultures and environments as your role will involve a significant amounts of international travel.

The candidate

The role calls for in-depth technical knowledge to provide judgment on all aspects of Flight Simulation Training Devices that affect the fidelity of flight crew training. As such, you should have an engineering degree or equivalent and an understanding of FSTD requirements, simulation modelling techniques and aircraft performance and handling, gained through at least 5 years’ experience in a relevant engineering or aeronautical discipline. Of equal importance is your ability to apply audit techniques to investigate and reach justified conclusions.

Given the international working environment in which we operate you will require excellent communication skills and the ability to influence at all levels and across cultural boundaries.

Interview dates: 27, 28 November and 1 December 2017

Closing Date: 26th October 2017

This position is now closed and no longer accepting applications.

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