The Opportunity

Halifax, NS

The Opportunity:

As the Subject Matter Expert, Lead Aerospace at BTSI, you will have both knowledge and experience working with Department of National Defence (DND); primarily supporting projects for the Royal Canadian Airforce (RCAF) and/or Royal Canadian Navy (RCN). You will be a key contributor supporting training development and analysis for the next generation of RCAF and RCN training.

What you'll do


What you will be doing:

  • Providing leadership and support to Aerospace SME team.
  • Working with Program Manager, Aerospace to manage, plan, utilize, and schedule resources within the Aerospace/Maritime Programs.
  • Expertise with aircraft (both FW and RW) and applicable aircraft related shipboard systems.
  • Expertise with aircraft maintenance programs.
  • Conduct training needs analysis and design as required.
  • Conduct research necessary to aid in the production of technical publications and/or courseware.
  • Utilize Technical expertise to support other SMEs and define requirements.
  • Support verification/validation as required.
  • Internal communications to the Project Manager/Program Manager.
  • Quality review of all applicable deliverables.
  • Provide support to training and courseware production.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement, program enhancement, and generate recommendation.

What you'll need


What do you need to succeed?

  • At least 10 years' experience as a member of the RCAF or RCN.
  • 2 years' experience as an instructor or working in the training/standards section.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation abilities.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Ability to work well independently and in a team.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple initiatives in a fast past environment.

We're looking for

Core Skills

Aerospace Aircraft Instructors Military Experience Support Training

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A little bit about us

Bluedrop Training & Simulation

Bluedrop Training & Simulation designs, develops, and integrates advanced training solutions including state-of-the-art training and simulation products and highly interactive courseware and technical documentation. Our approach meets the demands of today's modern armed forces providing blended training solutions from the classroom through to simulated virtual environments aimed at improving safety, productivity, and efficiency. Bluedrop has developed a unique suite of cutting-edge virtual rear crew and hoist mission training systems and armored vehicle simulators. Bluedrop Training & Simulation is a small to medium-sized enterprise providing a strong value proposition offering Canadian designed and developed solutions. Typical customers include Tier one OEMs such as Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Sikorsky (owned by Lockheed Martin).

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What's in it for you?

We strive to be our best, progressive thinkers, to keep us growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.

  • Competitive compensation, bonus opportunities, and benefits as well as exceptional career growth potential.
  • Leaders who support your development through coaching and training.
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact.
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.
  • Flexible work/life balance options.
  • Opportunities to do challenging work.

This is an excellent opportunity for ambitious, career-oriented individuals who wish to be part of a large, dynamic, and highly successful organization. We offer competitive compensation, bonus opportunities and benefits, as well as exceptional career growth potential. Please forward your resume, in confidence, to be considered for this current vacancy. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.