The Air Line Pilots Association, International
eLearning Specialist
The Air Line Pilots Association, International

The Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA), the largest airline pilot union in the world and the largest non-governmental aviation safety organization in the world (representing over 67,000 pilots at 39 U.S. and Canadian airlines) seeks an experienced eLearning Specialist for our office in Tysons (McLean), Virginia.

  • Requires 3+ years experience
  • Full time
  • McLean, United States
  • Requires Bachelor's degree
  • $70,000/year
February 6, 2023

The eLearning Specialist will create eLearning modules for members and staff in collaboration with Subject Matter Experts. They will develop outlines, write video scripts, envision graphics, and then work with the ALPA Communications Department to produce final modules. The eLearning modules will cover a variety of subject areas including, but not limited to, finance, legal, and other policy issues, business system training, and information about ALPA events. Fully developed eLearning modules will usually reside on ALPA's Learning Management System (LMS).

Travel: 0⁠–⁠2%.

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant area, e.g., eLearning, Communications, or related field, from an accredited college or university required, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Three (3) years of related experience, five (5) or more strongly preferred.  At management discretion, additional equivalent experience and/or ALPA experience with proven expertise may be substituted for the above.
  • Familiarity with eLearning software such as Adobe Captivate, Adobe Creative Cloud (specifically, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Audition), and Articulate 360, plus the Microsoft suite of office software.
  • Knowledgeable in learning design principles, writing for educational purposes, and creating engaging content to illustrate basic to complex concepts and processes for adult learners.
  • Highly organized self-starter mentality, with ability to multitask and work under tight deadlines with flexibility.
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills for effective interaction with all levels of staff and membership.
  • Must possess strong time management skills, be able to work in a fast-paced, multitasking environment, and transition easily between projects.
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-through skills.
Who You Are

ALPA is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in a safe workplace. We prohibit discrimination, harassment and harmful behavior of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or other protected characteristics as outlined in federal or provincial laws. We highly value everyone, and all are encouraged to apply, including minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities.

Who We Are

ALPA represents and advocates for more than 67,000 pilots at 39 U.S. and Canadian airlines, making it the world's largest airline pilot union. ALPA provides three critical services to its members: airline safety, security, and pilot assistance; representation; and advocacy. Through unbiased, fact-based evaluation of airline safety and security issues, ALPA works to ensure that the airline industry remains safe. ALPA represents pilots' views to decision-makers, including Congress and federal agencies, and ALPA pilot groups have negotiated hundreds of contracts with airlines.

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