For the future training center for the Franco-German C-130J transport aircraft fleet in Évreux, we are currently looking for a Head of Training (m/f/d). In this positions you are responsible to ensure the maintenance training needs and the training requirements as well as managing the Ground Crew team. Within the Ground Crew Instructor role, would also be conducting training and examinations on theoretical and practical level for the technical personnel to be trained.

Your tasks:

  • Identify and assess future and current training needs and requirements for the training of C-130J technical staff according to the applicable regulatory requirements, as well as customer requirements
  • Create an overall or individualized training and development plan and coordinate it with international project partners
  • Preparation and maintenance of all training documents for technical training
  • Supervise all technical trainers including monitoring KPIs, attendance and performance
  • Assist in the selection and management of external experts as necessary for the delivery of training services
  • Ensure that sufficient qualified technical teaching staff are available to fulfil the required training role of the company
  • Regularly monitor, evaluate and report on the effectiveness, success and return on investment of training programs
  • Act as trainers and/or examiners as required, subject to availability
  • Provide opportunities for continued development and training
  • Resolve specific problems and adapt training programs as needed and based on contractual client requirements
  • Maintain a comprehensive understanding of training trends, developments and best practices
  • Prepare, conduct and follow up training and examinations for the technical functional and test personnel to be trained based on aviation regulatory and customer requirements
  • Reporting and regular meetings with the EMAR MTO Accountable Manager



  • Completed B1 or B2 type training course for the type C-130 or completed type rating course C-160 Transall
  • 5 years maintenance experience of which at least 2 years experience on aircraft type C-130 or C-160 Transall
  • Part-66 license with the relevant type rating for C-130 or C-160 Transall (at least 2 years experience) 
  • Previous experience as MTO head of training is highly considered
  • Understanding of the relevant processes and regulatory requirements of civil and military aviation technical training requirements
  • Familiarity with traditional and modern training methods
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Ability to plan, multi-task and manage time effectively
  • Strong writing and documentation skills in relation to reports and training manuals
  • Confident in the use of computers and databases
  • Professional experience, preferably in a technical/teaching assignment would be beneficial
  • Experience in an international working environment
  • Excellent command, written and spoken, of the English language. German and/or French knowledge an advantage

At Rheinmetall, your strengths and experience are worth something. We also highly value diversity and equal opportunity. We look forward to receiving your application.


We offer you a creative and dynamic working environment in which challenging and exciting tasks await you: innovative solutions for the future of mobility and security. As a Group with a history and a future, we offer you a secure job and the prospect of long-term development. We attach great importance to the compatibility of career and family. We look forward to your experience and expertise to help us drive forward the future of mobility and safety together with motivated colleagues.

At our location in Évreux we offer you:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Attractive compensation and 30 days of vacation per year
  • Exciting, interdisciplinary and international projects in a matrix organization
  • A corporate culture that promotes professional and personal development


Digitalisation, networking, cyber – the Electronic Solutions division covers the entire chain of effects in the system network: from sensors and the networking of platforms and soldiers to the (partially) automated connection of effectors. This is complemented by solutions for protection in cyberspace. Other fields of activity of this Rheinmetall division include comprehensive training and simulation solutions, to which the company contributes over 40 years of experience. Furthermore, there are operator solutions for aircraft. The division is divided into the following business units: Air Defence & Radar Systems, Integrated Electronic Systems and Technical Publications.

As an integrated technology group with more than 25,000 employees worldwide, the listed Rheinmetall AG stands for a strong, internationally successful company that operates in various markets with an innovative range of products and services. As a renowned development partner and direct supplier to the global automotive industry and a leading international systems provider for security technology, Rheinmetall draws on its high level of expertise in its basic technologies to address long-term megatrends, identify viable new markets with high growth potential and develop innovative solutions for a safe and liveable future. The focus on sustainability is an integral part of Rheinmetall's strategy. The company aims to achieve CO2 neutrality by 2035.


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