THE HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY

Airline Transport Pilot Licence Training Instructor

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
01 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
01 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

THE HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is a government-funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong.  It offers programmes at various levels including Doctorate, Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees.  It has a full-time academic staff strength of around 1,400.  The total annual consolidated expenditure budget of the University is in excess of HK$7.5 billion. 

INTERDISCIPLINARY DIVISION OF AERONAUTICAL AND AVIATION ENGINEERING

Airline Transport Pilot Licence Training Instructor (four posts) (Ref. 19020103)

[to be appointed at the substantive level of Professor of Practice (Pilot Ground Theory)]
[Appointment period: each for twenty-four months initially, with possibility of further appointment]

Duties

The appointees will be required to:

(a) undertake instructional duties as directed by the Chief Training Instructor;

(b) remain current within their specialties with regard to changes in technology and the approved syllabus;   

(c) undertake annual refresher training and professional development as directed by the Chief Training Instructor;

(d) contribute to programme/course planning, administration and development;

(e) prepare progress tests and monitor student progress;

(f) assist in the coordination of student activities and practical training; and

(g) perform any other duties as assigned by the Head of the Division or his delegates.

Qualifications

Applicants should:

(a) have extensive aviation experience either in an engineering or flight crew role;

(b) have a proven record in instructing professional pilot training courses within an approved Flight Training Organization;

(c) have attended a recognised course in instructional techniques;

(d) have effective classroom teaching skills;

(e) have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and professional service; and

(f) be acceptable to the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department Flight Standards Division.

Preference will be given to those holding, or have held, an Airline Transport Pilot’s Licence (ATPL) or have held an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer’s Licence issued by a recognized regulatory authority.

Remuneration

A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered.  Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.

Application

Please send a completed application form to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong or via email to hrstaff@polyu.edu.hk.  Application forms can be obtained via the above channels or downloaded from http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/forms.php. If a separate curriculum vitae is to be provided, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process.  Consideration of applications will commence in February 2019 until the position are filled.  The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/pics.php.