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Aviation Survival Technician (AST) Instructor

Aviation Survival Technician (AST) Instructor

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US-NC-Elizabeth City
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Mayvin® is currently seeking experienced applicants to fill an Aviation Survival Technician (AST) Instructor vacancy. Shall provide instructional services to meet the Coast Guard's unique needs in support of activities outlined in each task order under this contract. The Contractor's instructors shall provide expert skills and knowledge to deliver instruction to their students, focusing on ensuring students achieve the necessary skills mandated by course curricula and successfully meeting course objectives. Instructors may be required to evaluate students' performance by verifying their understanding of the course material, competency of learned skills, and their ability to demonstrate applied knowledge.



  • Instructs Aviation Survival Technician’s (AST) students to inspect, service, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair: cargo aerial delivery systems, drag parachute systems, aircraft oxygen systems, helicopter emergency flotation systems, portable dewatering pumps, air/sea rescue kits, and special-purpose protective clothing. Further responsibilities include the storage and handling of aviation ordnance and pyrotechnic devices.
  • Facilitate survival training such as swim tests, land/sea survival lectures and shallow water egress training. Instruct ASTs to perform ground handling/servicing of aircraft, conduct routine aircraft inspections, and aviation administrative duties.
  • Members shall demonstrate effective communication, collaboration, and teamwork with all Government and Contract team members.
  • Maintain master ACMS cards & incorporate updates into lesson material.
  • Fill out & submit CG-22'sfor issues identified in ACMS cards.
  • Instruct AST A school lessons.
  • Lesson preperation.
  • Conduct course maintenance IAW FORCECOM SOPs.



  • Graduate of Instructional Development School or equivalent.
  • Qualified as CG instructor or civilian equivalent.


  • Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Should be able to obtain/maintain a Secret clearance.


  • Must possess experience as Aviation Survival Technician, Aviation Survivalman or military or civilian equivalent.
  • Minimum of Three (3) years instructional experience in aviation life support equipment, including inflatables, parachutes, flight gear, rigging, dry suits, survival suits, signaling devices, and water survival.
  • Physically capable of performing all tasks in a traditional classroom setting or on a pool deck for 6-8 hours per day, year round.
    No security clearance required.


About Mayvin:


Mayvin is a dynamic woman-owned small business created out of a commitment to deliver unparalleled service to our clients. Our team brings expert knowledge of project management services specializing in Streamlined Acquisition and Operations Management to government organizations.  We create effective strategies for program design, execution, and sustainment while implementing action plans to provide our clients with maximum visibility, access, and an impact that serves the needs of the United States.  Our team has a diverse array of credentials directly related to providing a comprehensive mission support plan for both military and civilian agencies.


A "Mayvin" is a trusted expert in a particular field who seeks to pass knowledge on to others - a builder of networks, a communicator of knowledge.


Mayvin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.