Aerosim Flight Academy is recruiting Certificated Flight Instructors (CFI) for its Sanford and Jacksonville, Florida locations. The company is offering a new hire sign-on bonus of $10,000 and training credit for additional ratings.

“Earning the CFI designation is the first step toward becoming a commercial airline pilot. With an anticipated global shortfall of 1 million new commercial airline pilots and aviation professionals in the next 20 years, flight instructors are in high demand,” said president and general manager, Aerosim Flight Academy Hank Coates.

Aerosim Flight Academy is addressing this demand by offering advanced digital technology to meet the learning requirements of a new generation of professional pilots. It provides Part 141 and 61 training from Private through ATP in C-172, SR-20, PA-44 and PA-28R aircraft in Florida at its bases at the Orlando Sanford International Airport and in Jacksonville.

“Our instructors have many opportunities for advancement, as well as, an attractive pay structure and bonus program,” Coates added. “We provide a fast-track to the airlines and lifetime pilot placement assistance. Due to our airline-focused training, Jet Transition program and relationships with regional airlines, Aerosim flight instructors are highly employable and well-positioned for success.”

Aerosim Certificated Flight Instructor benefits include (based on contract commitment and experience):

• competitive pay • 12 and 18-month contract options • signing and completion bonuses • training credits toward CFII, MEI and ATP-CTP course • 300+ students allow instructors to average 80 billable hours per month • access to airline partnerships with Compass, GoJet, American Eagle, TransStates, ExpressJet, Air Wisconsin, Piedmont, PSA, SkyWest and Silver Airways • lifetime pilot placement assistance • live and work in Central Florida; close to beaches and world-famous attractions