New job Air Combat Systems Officer, Training Design Lead in Saskatchewan

Air Combat Systems Officer, Training Design Lead

Company : Babcock International
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Saskatchewan

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Air Combat Systems Officer, Training Design Lead

Country/Region: CA
City: Moose Jaw
Air Combat Systems Officer (ACSO) Training Design Lead
(12 month term contract)
Location can be one of the following: Moose Jaw, Ottawa or Winnipeg

Underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, asset management, and specialist training, Babcock International works with customers around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the key market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear.

In Canada, Babcock works in the Marine sector, where our teams provide critical and complex support to Canada’s submarine fleet. Our Canadian team is proud to be trusted to deliver key naval in-service support for the Royal Canadian Navy. We also operate in the Aviation sector, where Babcock ensures that the aircrew trainees of our partner nations receive the world’s best flying training. We deliver vital aerial emergency services and are proud to have been selected by the Government of Manitoba to deliver their wildfire suppression services, as well as key components of their critical air ambulance services. As well, we have expanded into the Canadian Nuclear Energy Industry. Cavendish Nuclear, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Babcock International Group, is a leading nuclear services company with a growing national and global presence. Drawing on over 60 years of nuclear experience, Cavendish Nuclear provides specialized service solutions in Canada, with global capabilities across the entire nuclear life cycle.
Whether it is providing technical training instruction, developing training materials or maintaining critical training assets, Babcock is trusted by its customers to deliver world-class training solutions.
Our business relies on our people delivering their best day in and day out. As individuals, we all make a difference to our colleagues, our customers and others who we interact with on a daily basis. Collectively at Babcock, our employees embody the ‘Being Babcock’ principles that help make us great at what we do:

  • Always strive to deliver
  • Build great relationships based on trust
  • Safeguard customers’ reputations
  • Never compromise on health and safety
  • Challenge ourselves and each other
  • Respect people and value their diversity
  • Thrive on complexity
  • Trust our people to deliver

We encourage you to explore our Babcock Canada website to learn more about us at
This role will work with the Future Aircrew Training (FAcT) capture team to develop the aviation solution in a joint venture with Leonardo Canada, a world leader in the training sector who can cover the entire pilot training syllabus with a unique range, allowing the training syllabus to be tailored to air force requirements. This partnership between two companies leverages strong footprints in military pilot training, ensuring that the FAcT program will benefit from the expertise and innovation made by two global players, each of which have over 70 years of aircrew training experience delivered around the world.

In this role, you will:

  • Draw upon your superior understanding of the concepts and principles of aircrew training to design compelling course content and engaging learning activities for the Air Combat Systems Officer (ACSO) and Airborne Electronic Sensor Operator (AES Op) programs, and associated courses
  • Analyse the customer requirements and develop training plans that ensure stated instructional end goals are met
  • Work alongside and collaborate with other Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to identify the training needs of the target audience
  • Perform methods and media analysis to ensure that the most appropriate and effective instructional methodology is used
  • Advise on storyboarding and supporting material (i.e. audio, video, 2D, 3D, simulated scenarios, role plays, games, etc.)
  • Continuously assess areas where appropriate innovation could be employed to enhance the training solution
  • When required, attend meetings in Ottawa as part of the FAcT capture team
  • Other duties as assigned

As our ideal candidate you will have:

  • Minimum eight years’ of relevant military/civilian experience
  • Recent Qualified Flying Instructor experience as an Air Combat Systems Officer
  • A post-secondary degree in instructional design, educational technology or demonstrable experience
  • A sound understanding of the Canadian Forces Individual Training and Education System (CFITES) processes
  • Demonstrable experience writing training plans
  • Working knowledge of Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) and Learning Management Systems (LMS), and Training Information Management Systems (TIMS)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Eligibility for a Canadian Secret Security and ITAR Clearance

Babcock is committed to promoting a workforce without boundaries. One that welcomes everyone to contribute to our success regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age. If you require accommodation during any stage of our recruitment process, please let us know how we can assist you.

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