Director of Crew Training | Europe

Location: Africa
Ref: J529965

About Vacancy

On behalf of our client based in Ireland, Resource Group are currently seeking a Director of Crew Training to join their team on a permanent basis.

As the Director of Crew Training you will be responsible for the management, oversight and supervision of all crew training and activities. As part of your role you will also need to ensure the company standards are met to a high level by all crew members.

Key responsibilities:

Maintain a proactive involvement in the airlines Safety / Security and Compliance Monitoring Systems.
Proactively identify departmental Hazards, complete Risk Assessments and mitigations plus progress the relevant Management of Change activities.
Plan and control the Training Department budget with emphasis on the efficient and safe operation of the Company flight training programme.
Develop and implement cost-effective improvements to training methods, courses and strategies.
Ensure the satisfactory performance of all training personnel in their duties.
Manage the planning, content and quality of all crew training requirements.
Develop and conduct refresher training and administer technical question papers.
Arranging suitable ground and flight programmes for initial and continuation training.
Select and appoint new or additional flight training staff and select external trainers and examiners to maintain an adequate number of personnel to undertake the requirements of the department.
Monitor company crew with specific reference to validity requirements and expirations.
Monitor Third Party Training Providers to ensure proper standards are met.
Ensure the airline remains in compliance with the applicable regulations relating to training and currency.
Carry out the admin process of the training records, and the use of Centrik.

If you are interested in this job opportunity and are either based in Ireland or are willing to relocate then please contact Natasha Rawlings for an initial, confidential discussion.

A little about us…

Resource Group is a recognised global leader and trusted provider of resourcing and recruitment services with operations worldwide. We pride ourselves with a progressive and supportive team culture across the company that is cultivated by our experienced aviation personnel. Supporting our clients to deliver bespoke training solutions, as well as both temporary and permanent staff, always providing “Expert Solutions, Adding Value”.