DroneUp is seeking a Director of Training to develop training programs and oversee current programs to ensure adherence to company goals.


  • Report to the Chief Pilot, this position will be responsible for managing and standardizing training across the organization
  • Continuously develop, create, conduct, and evaluate all flight training based on Company policy and FAA regulation
  • Manage the overall conduct and efficiency of all training within the company through continual evaluation of training and operational methods
  • Facilitate implementation of new training and operational methods into current training material and operations publications
  • Develop methods and tools to measure development and training initiative impact and effectiveness across the organization
  • Supervise training, qualification, and currency records within the company and ensure that these records are maintained accurately and kept up to date
  • Update the Training Manual and associated documents as new features become available
  • Oversee curriculum development and flight academy operations
  • Coordinate and participate in standardization reviews, mishap investigations, and training review boards
  • Work with Safety to implement and enforce standards for all training operations
  • Work closely with the local training staff to standardize training and procedures


  • Bachelor's Degree, aviation focus
  • Ability to maintain FAA Airman Medical Certificate
  • CFI/CFII certification
  • Strong familiarity with Part 107 and Part 135 operations
  • Experience working in a Part 141 or Part 142 training environment
  • Strategic thinker and a solutions-oriented leader
  • Knowledge of industry standards, rules, and regulations
  • Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software
  • 5+ years of experience in aviation training
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and conflict resolution skills
  • Extensive experience in developing and implementing standardized aviation training materials
  • Excel in high pressure, energetic work environments
  • Part 107 Remote Pilot Certification
  • English proficiency fluent
  • UAS and RC experience


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability
  • Basic & Voluntary Life Insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Legal Services
  • Identity Protection
  • Accident Insurance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick, Holiday)


$125,000 - $135,000