8717 Wolf Valley Drive
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80924

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. MT

Saturday - by appointment

Sunday - closed


Join Our Team

The team at Challenger Colorado consists of dedicated, passionate and smart educators who enjoy working with educators, students and the general public to promote excitement about space exploration and the STEM fields.

Current Openings

Full Time Flight Director Position

The Flight Director position is one part educator and one part actor during simulated student missions and related programs. Flight Director educators are challenged with facilitating programs with realism and a focus on both educational and inspirational impact. 

General Requirements:
  • Degree in education or a STEM-related field
  • Experience working with students in an educational setting
  • Schedule flexibility to facilitate on and off-site programs
  • Ability to handle props and lift at least 40 lbs.
Major Job Duties
  • Flies missions with students and adults 
  • Sets and resets simulators before and after missions 
  • Participates in fine-tuning mission-related mission materials and other educations resources
  • Collaborates to develop STEM programs and activities for school and public guests
  • Participates in outreach activities through public events, volunteer opportunities and fundraisers
  • Assists with maintenance and care of education supplies and facility
  • Seeks out opportunities for professional development and learning about the STEM fields and space exploration


  • 40-hour work week with occasional evenings and weekends
  • Work and vacation days follow the ASD20 calendar
  • Salary based off of years of experience and commensurate with local teacher salaries
  • PERA, Individual Health Plan

Applications are no longer being accepted for this position.

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