Kapiti Aero Club


We’re hiring! Whether your goal is to build flight hours for entry into the airlines or seek a career in flight training, we invite you to join our team and expand your aviation horizons. Kapiti Aero Club has operated for over 25 years, with many of our instructors going on to successful careers with Sounds Air, Jet Star, Air NZ and Cathay Pacific.


We offer

  • A vibrant and successful aero club with members coming from a diversity of ages and backgrounds
  • Hands-on flight instruction to hone your skills and build your flying hours
  • A diverse and modern fleet of aircraft including 10 fixed wing and 2 helicopters
  • Instructor ratings across a variety of flying types – tailwheel, strip, aerobatics, etc.
  • Modern facilities with all the latest tech
  • Safe and fun working environment


Positions vacant

‘C’ Cat Instructor (fixed wing)
We are actively recruiting ‘C’ Cat fixed wing instructors – either under direct supervision or out of supervision. We seek instructors who stand tall in example, expertise, communication and teamwork skills.


‘B’ Cat Instructor (fixed wing)
The club is seeking an experienced ‘B’ Cat Fixed Wing Instructor who is wanting to grow his/her experience and be able to take on the role of CFI later this year when our current CFI retires.


Register your interest

Interested in joining our team? Apply today and take the next step in your aviation career.

Register your interest
Kapiti Aero Club is open 7 days a week, 8am-5pm. Call us on 04 902 6536 or drop into our clubrooms to discuss your aviation requirements.