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With 1500 employees from more than 30 countries and cultures working at 14 sites, Skyguide provides air traffic control services for Switzerland and parts of neighbouring countries. In 2021, Skyguide safely and efficiently guided around 0.7 million (in previous years around 1.3 million) civil and military aircraft through the busiest airspace in Europe.
That’s why Skyguide needs you!

ACS Rated (ATCO) Instructor 80-100%

Location:  Wangen b. Dübendorf


The holder of this position represents the Skyguide Academy. You shall be expected to conduct the delivery of training events, subjects, and courses for internal and external customers as a representative of a highly competent and flexible, multilingual and International Initial Training Team.


  • Course planning, administration and monitoring student performance
  • Ensuring all course content is compliant with Regulatory requirements
  • Development, design and delivery of training material (classroom and simulation)
  • Support training development, colleagues and other departments as required
  • Represent Skyguide and the Skyguide Academy at International working groups (e.g., FABEC), project groups and teams when required. A professional demeanour and appearance are therefore expected


  • Current or former licensed Air Traffic Controller validated in ACS (Area Control) as a minimum (additional validations would be beneficial) with at least 10 years' operational experience.
  • Holder of an On-the-Job-Training (OJTI) or Simulation Instructor (STDI) license endorsement (required) and holder of a Classroom Instructor Certificate and/or Examiner/Assessor's Certificate (desired).
  • ELPAC (or equivalent ELP) level 4 or greater.
  • Common sense and a loyal demeanor with a professional appearance are expected. Assumes responsibility by effectively managing their time, resources, and relationships to ensure that work is completed efficiently.
  • Strong customer service orientation with excellent communication skills. 
  • Team player, who is adaptable in a multi-cultural team with high sense of responsibility.
  • Open to new learning technologies and methods. Proficiency with MS Office and other office tools (e.g., Adobe Acrobat, etc.) is required. 


Do you want to add value to our internal and external customers?
We look forward to welcoming our new team member who will make a valuable contribution to the implementation of the company culture and it's values: "We team up to succeed", "We drive innovation", "We own what we do" and "We create great customer value".


Location: Wangen b. Dübendorf 
When: Upon availability
Working percentage: 80-100%