Kuwait City, Kuwait, Middle East

KC-130J Instructor Pilot

Location: Kuwait City, Kuwait

Job Description:

  • This position supports the Kuwait Air Force KC‑130J Squadron in Kuwait.
  • Provides high-level knowledge and technical expertise in one or more aviation related areas associated with the KC-130J aircraft.
  • Serves as a KC-130J Instructor Aircraft Commander responsible for quality training to KAF KC‑130J pilot trainees under the KAF KC-130J training programs.
  • Conducts aircraft-based ground and flight instruction of pilots and other crew members in: aircraft operating procedures, aircraft systems and procedures, command and control and en-route flight management procedures, crew resource management, in-flight IFR/VFR maneuvers, and preflight, post-flight requirements.
  • Successful applicants must be willing to work and live in Kuwait for a minimum of one-year with a mid-year trip home.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors’ Degree
  • Current, qualified C-130J Instructor Pilot
  • Minimum flying hours:
    • 1500 Hours Total
    • 500 Hours IP (in KC-130J)
  • Current Class 2 Medical Certificate (capable of Class 1)
  • Current DOD Secret Clearance (or ability to obtain)
  • Certifications:
    • Commercial Pilot Certificate
    • Certified Flight Instructor
    • Instrument Qualification

Highly Desired Qualities:

  • Current, qualified KC-130J Instructor Pilot
  • Military Formal School Instructor experience
  • Certifications:
    • Air Transport Pilot (MEL)
    • Certified Flight Instrument Instructor


  • Location: Kuwait City, Kuwait, Middle East
  • Categories: Operations / Management, Pilot
  • Contract Type: Full Time

Rob Webb

Contact Information
  • Call: (904) 264-0097
  • Fax: (904) 264-0230

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