Flight Instructor at our European Airline Academy, Portugal

Flight Instructor - Portugal

We’re L3 Commercial Aviation, one of the world’s leading pilot training organizations, and we’re expanding our team of Flight Instructors. Right now we’re looking for Flight Instructors who’d like to pass their expertise to new cadets who’ll shortly be joining some of the world’s leading airlines. The L3 European Airline Academy located between Lisbon and Porto in the scenic region of Alentejo. With great weather, modern facilities, a rapidly expanding fleet of aircraft and committed students, the European Academy is an ideal location for you to share your knowledge and train the next generation of Airline Pilots.

L3 European Airline Academy

If you’re not looking to relocate permanently? That’s not a problem! We have an incredible ‘commuter package’ offering greater flexibility for our Single Engine and Multi Engine/Instrument Rating Flight Instructor opportunities. So whether you wish to reside in Portugal or commute from your home country, L3 has a Flight Instructor contract to suit your circumstances.

Become a Flight Instructor in Portugal

Who are we looking for?

You’ll be supporting the development of our cadets by providing them with high-quality training, combining your experience with our tuition program. Naturally, you’ll hold an EASA CPL with a Class 1 Medical. Perhaps you’re ME/IR qualified, or SE rated Flight Instructor. Even if you’re just starting to build your hours, we’d love to hear from you.

What are we offering?

Flexibility of contracts. Whether you’re looking to relocate or not, we have a package to suit your needs.

You’ll enjoy a really competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits including:

  • Pension Scheme
  • Accommodation Allowance
  • Bonus round trip Airline Tickets to home country*
  • Generous vacation package**
  • Loss of license insurance
  • Private medical insurance

*only available for commute contracts
**only available for local contracts

Current opportunities

Flight Instructor
Single Engine Flight Instructor (FI) (SEP) - Portugal

Airline Academy

Ponte de Sor, Portugal Find out more Closing, Dec 31 2019
Flight Instructor
Multi Engine/Instrument Rating Flight Instructor (FI) (MEIR) - Portugal

Airline Academy

Ponte de Sor, Portugal Find out more Closing, Dec 31 2019
Catharina Sabelis | L3 Flight Instructor

Throughout the years of being a Flight Instructor I have developed a passion for teaching. This dedication is inspired by helping and witnessing cadets become professional pilots.

Catharina Sabelis | L3 Flight Instructor