Join Our Team

Join the coolest, fastest growing and highest paying flight school in Southern Caliofornia.

We're looking for smart, friendly women and men from all backgrounds, who are passionate about aviation and committed to continuous learning to fill the following positions:

  • Flight Instructor/Airplane
  • Flight Instructor Sport
  • Flight Line Crew *
  • Office Staff *

*optional internship, full-time and part-time positions available.

All positions will require an in-person interview. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age to fill open positions.

Flight Instructor positions require a 3-phase in-person interview process:

Phase 1:
Initial conversation to discuss experience, qualifications and answer questions about the positions.
Phase 2:
If a candidate successfully completes Phase 1: a mock ground lesson to teach a topic chosen by SMF staff (aerodynamics, weather, etc.) with one or more flight instructors.
Phase 3:
If a candidate successfully completes Phase 2: a mock flight lesson to teach one or more maneuvers chosen by SMF staff (steep turns, slow flight, stalls, etc.) with one or more instructors.

 

Flight Line Crew are responsible for fueling and cleaning/washing airplanes, fueling the fuel truck, occasional front desk coverage and other tasks as needed. Flight line crew need to be able to move airplanes weighing 3,000 lbs., by hand, across paved areas, including some inclined surfaces. Crew must be energetic, quick to offer assistance when needed, highly responsible and extremely committed to safety.

 

Office Staff are responsible for answering phones, emails, greeting renters and students, billing, office/school organization, ordering supplies, sales, light cleaning, assisting the General Manager and other flight instructors, and other tasks as needed.

If you're interested in joining our team, please fill out the form below and upload your resume. If your experience and qualifications match our requirements, you'll hear from us to schedule an interview!
 
Give us a call at 310-800-8050 or email us at jobs@santamonicaflyers.com if you have any questions.

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