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MD-530 Virtual Maintenance (VMT) Instructor
Title:MD-530 Virtual Maintenance (VMT) Instructor
ID:060 - 020
Location:Kosice, Slovakia

Pinnacle is seeking a MD-530 Virtual Maintenance (VMT) Instructor  to support our Services business area. Pinnacle, headquartered in Huntsville, AL, is a leading innovator, developer, and provider of defense and aerospace products and services. Pinnacle fosters a corporate culture with many opportunities for advancement and career progression. We are a dynamic, fast-paced organization that is experiencing exponential growth. Pinnacle has been on the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies list in 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019!  Pinnacle offers competitive, traditional benefits, and we are excited about our Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)!


The VMT Instructor is responsible for performing and leading all VMT training programs for aircraft maintenance personnel. Our ideal candidate should be an experience aviation maintenance professional, and furthermore should also be proficient with computer-based virtual training methods. In addition, the VMT Instructor must understand the value that such maintenance training systems brings forth toward overall maintenance training, compliance, and safety.
As a maintenance training professional, the VMT Instructor must possess a talent for training and incorporating feedback. Experience with performance evaluations and a reputation for being able to effectively present technical instruction is crucial. An individual with a passion for training and a performance-based mindset will excel in this role. The VMT Instructor works directly under the VMT Instructor Site Manager in order to ensure that all training goals are being fulfilled. The VMT Instructor also works closely with all aviation maintenance personnel to dispense training programs and ensure successful completion of individual and program training initiatives. Communication is a vital part of the VMT Instructor role. They should be able to communicate clearly and professionally. Ultimately, the role of the VMT instructor at Pinnacle Solutions is to effectively carryout training programs and ensure transfer of knowledge to aviation maintenance personnel through VMT training program initiatives.

- In charge of carrying out the professional and training development of all aviation maintenance employees
- Adheres to training schedules established by the VMT Instructor Site Manager
- Provides concurrent and standardized Programs of Instruction (POIs)
- Presents VMT platform and practical instruction to students
- Follows assigned blocks of instruction & carries out established lesson plans created by the VMT Instructor Site Manager
- Engages with students during instruction and encourages students to perform at the best of their capabilities
- Provides feedback to the VMT Instructor Site Manager in regard to program training effectiveness
- Serves as a subject matter expert (SME) on a particular aircraft’s airframe


- 6 + years of experience in aviation maintenance
- Experience with presenting programs of instruction
- Highly proficient with reading and interpreting maintenance manuals and blueprints
- Experience supporting maintenance training efforts
- Tech-Savvy / Computer Literate
- Familiar with computer-based learning
- Microsoft Office Suite
- Intercultural Communication; Diversity & Inclusion
- Technical Instruction & Technical Training
- Public Speaking & Presentations
- Student Performance Evaluation
- Student Development & Feedback

Skills/Experience Preferences:
- FAA A&P License
- Previous experience working in an OCONUS environment


HS diploma or equivalent required.
Associate’s Degree, preferably in a either a management, instructional training, or technical discipline preferred.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (Certifications, Etc.)

Must be a US Citizen. 

Pinnacle Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
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