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Ground Instructor

Next-AT is an Aircraft Maintenance Training organisation, we provide training, examinations and assessments under the EASA Part-147 approval.

Our organisation have close relationships with key players in the field of aviation like airlines, MRO’s, Manufacturers, OEM’s and others.

By joining us you’ll have the opportunity to teach and train tomorrow’s technicians/engineers.

Activity will be mainly performed at Mendrisio Offices. However, it might be required to deliver training courses off-site (e.g. customer site) occasionally.

Instructors are hourly employees and might be requested to occasionally work flexible hours (overtime)

Job responsabilities

  • Teach classes on a regularly scheduled basis covering all the aircraft’s maintenance tasks, as assigned.
  • Carry out examinations/assessments in the approved facilities and offsite.
  • Maintain and deliver the training material.
  • Attend service training seminars, as required.
  • Assist the Training Manager in maintaining the equipment used by the students.
  • Assist the Training Manager with the development of curriculum-related course materials and training aids.


  • Being able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Preferable to have an outgoing personality, good communication skills and the ability to instruct students in this field of study.
  • Creativity and adaptability are at the forefront of our ethos when it comes to instructing.
  • Ability to travel worldwide.


  • Prefer prior instructional experience or proven experience in a training organisation.
  • Knowledge of Italian, German, French or Spanish is an advantage.
  • Hold an EASA Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence endorsing a category.

Qualifications & Competencies

  • Knowledge level attested by a High School diploma or above.
  • Have an industry background in aviation, 2 or more years of experience in aircraft maintenance, preferably a candidate with experience as a licensed engineer (AML or equivalent), maintenance planner, or member of engineering staff.


  • Competitive salary.
  • Structured training and opportunities to progress.
  • Friendly and dynamic work environment.

Job type

Location: Mendrisio (Candidates with EU passport will be considered)

Employment level: Mid-level / Senior

Job Type: Full-time (On-site with permanent contract)

Function: Maintenance Type Training Instructor