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Assistant Manager Cathay Academy

  • FOP - Flight Operations
  • Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China
  • Cathay Pacific
  • Application Deadline
    05 Oct 2022
Role Introduction

Reports To: Technical Training Manager

Supervise and Standardise the Theoretical Knowledge Instructors.

Design, plan and monitor HKCAD/EASA ATPL training courses as required.

Carry out the duties of a TKI as required.

Key Responsibilities

  • Supervise the Theoretical Knowledge Instructors and ensure the training standards are achieved
  • Evaluate effectiveness of theoretical knowledge training programs and make recommendations to the TTM to improve them as necessary.
  • Maintain and update the approved CAD509A Syllabus of Training
  • Deliver HKCAD/EASA ATPL subjects as assigned
  • Deliver Flight Crew Technical Training as assigned
  • Deliver Simulator Training (when approved)
  • Deliver CRM training as assigned
  • Prepare, maintain and update course material to ensure ongoing compliance with latest syllabus requirements
  • Perform the roles of an internal knowledge examiner, invigilating and preparing HKCAD/EASA theoretical knowledge examinations
  • Monitor and report on student progress throughout the syllabus of training
  • Support course administration and programming requirements
  • Co-ordinate and locally manage required aircraft or other visits for training purposes.
  • Ensure lesson plans, training material, classrooms, in house examinations and training aids are prepared, used and updated as necessary.
  • Ensure training manuals are maintained in an up-to-date and effective manner.
  • Advise on technical subjects within the scope of technical training.
  • Preserve the confidentiality of privileged, sensitive or otherwise confidential Company and individual employee information.
  • Preserve all rights and regulations in relation to Intellectual property
  • Specific tasks as required by the TTM.


  • Flight Crew Licence or equivalent qualification.
  • Recognized Certificate in Training or equivalent qualification.
  • Bachelor of Engineering or Science would be an advantage


  • Approved Flight Crew Technical Instructor.


  • At least 3 years of relevant aviation experience
  • Previous experience in an aviation supervisory role
  • Previous experience in instructing professional pilot training courses
  • Extensive airline operational experience as a flight crew member or engineer
  • Previous experience in CRM training would be an advantage
Personal & Application Information

Cathay Pacific is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with our personal data policy and for recruitment purposes only. Candidates not notified within eight weeks may consider their application unsuccessful. All related information will be kept in our file for up to 24 months. A copy of our Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request by contacting our Data Protection Officer.

Please note that with effect from 1 June 2022 onwards, all Cathay employees and contractors who work in Cathay City and all other Cathay Group Company premises in Hong Kong must have received a third dose of COVID 19 vaccine. Being tested regularly for COVID-19 is not an option. Consideration will be given to those who are unable to get vaccinated for valid medical reasons

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