Skyguide provides air navigation services in Switzerland and parts of neighbouring countries. With around 1500 employees from more than 30 nations,
we are pursuing an ambitious innovation strategy that is based on a strong safety and learning culture.
We are guided by four values: “We team up to succeed”, “We drive innovation”, “We own what we do” and, finally, “We create great customer value”.
Are you interested in finding out more? We want you to join us as a/an

Initial Training Head Course Instructor (80-100%)


In this position within the Skyguide Academy, you will manage and deliver training events, subjects and courses for internal and external customers as a representative of a competent, multilingual and international Initial Training Team.

Your responsibilities:

  • Manage and deliver relevant training content
  • Course planning, administration, and monitoring student performance
  • Ensure all course content is compliant with regulatory requirements
  • Develop, design, and deliver training material (classroom and simulation)
  • Support training development and colleagues
  • Represent Skyguide and the Skyguide Academy at international working groups (e.g., FABEC), project groups and teams when required

Your profile:

  • Current or former licensed Air Traffic Controller (ATCO) validated in ADI, APS, APP and/or ACS (more than one validation is required) with at least 10 years' operational experience
  • Holder of an On-the-Job-Training (OJTI) or Simulation Instructor (STDI) license endorsement
  • Holder of a Classroom Instructor Certificate and/or Examiner/Assessor's Certificate (desired)
  • ELPAC (or equivalent ELP) level 4 or greater
  • Open-minded team player with a strong customer focus
  • Excellent communication skills and used to working independentl
  • Open to new learning technologies and methods 
  • Proficient with MS Office and other office tools (e.g., Adobe Acrobat)
  • Fluent in English, good command in German or French is a plus


Location: Wangen b. Dübendorf 
When: 01.09.2023
Work percentage: 80-100%