Chief Flight Instructor (CFI)

Company Name: Southern Interior Flight Centre
City:  Kelowna
Province: British Columbia
Country: Canada

Southern Interior Flight Centre is seeking a full-time Chief Flight Instructor (CFI) for flight, simulator and ground training, and other administrative tasks. This is a very dynamic position which is responsible to provide direct day to day management and leadership while performing delegated operational authority.

Located in Kelowna, Southern Interior Flight Centre, a division of Carson Air, is a dynamic, aviation school well known for excellence in service, education, safety, and much more. We have a very dedicated group of skilled aviation professionals committed to offering safe, effective, real world aviation training who set high training standards to our students.


  • Class 1 or Class 2 Flight Instructor Rating for the category of aircraft in which the flight training is to be conducted.
  • Valid Category 1 aviation medical,
  • No convictions under subsection 7.3(1) of the Aeronautics Act; or two or more convictions, occurring during separate unrelated events, under the Canadian Aviation Regulations.
  • Related supervisory experience
  • Willing to work at satellite bases for short periods of time, if necessary.
  • Flexible to work for short notice training, testing or supervision duties.
  • Organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Computer skills and familiarity with Internet as necessary to complete the required duties.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills


We offer a safe and welcoming workplace with competitive salary and benefits package inclusive of:

  • Flexible Schedule
  • Extended health and dental benefit plans
  • RRSP Matching Program
  • Uniform allowance
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan (Exchange Income Corporation)
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Great work-life balance.

Please note that based on contractual requirements, our company has a COVID -19 Vaccine Policy in   place.

Our workforce is diverse, and we are committed to an inclusive work and educational environment where collaboration, understanding and mutual respect bring out the best in us all. We are committed to the health and well-being of our students and employees.

Carson Air is a subsidiary of the Exchange Income Corporation (EIC), and we are an equal-opportunity employer committed to a policy of non-discrimination in all our employment practices. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of ethnicity, gender, age, disability, or any other identifying characteristic.

If you are interested in working in a fast paced, challenging and rewarding environment visit our website and learn more about our Flight School.

Please ONLY submit your resume to  or through our website  with the subject CFI – Application. Shortlisted candidates for the position will be contacted directly.

The above statements are intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this position. They are not designed to contain all duties, responsibilities, skills, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Southern Interior Flight Centre is located at 6305 Airport Way Kelowna, BC V1V 1S1.


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