1+ months

Air Traffic Control Station

Las Vegas, NV 89101
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United States of America - Nevada, Las Vegas

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

Functioning as an Airfield Management Specialist, provides pilots with a variety of information and assistance necessary for planning and conducting a safe flight. Receives and transmits flight plans, meteorological, navigational, and other information in air traffic control station to perform preflight and emergency service for airplane pilots, accepts flight plans from pilots in person or by telephone and reviews them for completeness.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Routes planes for operating under instrument flight rules to control center and for operating under visual flight rules to station in vicinity of destination airport. Uses radio, teletype, radiotelephone, radiotelegraph, telephone, or interphone, and provides meteorological, navigational, and other information to pilots during flight, using radio.

  2. Relays traffic control and other instructions concerned with aircraft safety to pilots, radios such information as airfield surface conditions, operational status of airfield navigational aids, (NAVAIDs), Relays traffic control and other instructions concerned with aircraft safety to pilots, radios such information as identifying landmarks, beacons and available landing fields to pilots in flight, maintains file of plans for operating under visual flight rules until completion of flight, and contacts facilities along route of flight to secure information on overdue aircraft.

  3. Reports lost aircraft to control center for rescue or local emergency services, monitors such radio aids to navigation as range stations, fan markers and voice communication facilities, and notifies air personnel of availability of these facilities, and maintains written records of messages transmitted and received.

  4. Brief pilots on weather conditions occurring or expected to occur along their intended route of flight and at destination airport.

  5. Assist pilots in planning route of flight, in making flight computations, filing flight plans, and obtaining proper clearance to fly in controlled airspaces.

  6. Responsible for developing, disseminating and monitoring the currency of Notices to Airmen (NOTAMs) providing information on significant aeronautical conditions.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent and completion of an accredited military or FAA Airfield Management/Flight Service school or program. Possess one to three (3) years experience in an airport management field at a civilian or military Flight Service installation. Possess knowledge of Air Force, DoD and FAA flight directives. Detailed knowledge of the procedures related to flight handling, routing, airways and airspace structures, and the relationship and coordination required between flight service and other components of the air traffic system. General knowledge of the performance characteristics of a wide variety of aircraft, particularly with respect to the effect of weather on safe operation of the aircraft. Skill in communicating effectively with pilots of all levels of experience in a variety of situations. Ability to coordinate actions with other specialists and related air traffic facilities. Must have working knowledge of computerized electronic radar display systems, communications systems, and civilian and military aircraft operational characteristics. Position requires the ability to qualify for and maintain a government Secret Security Clearance. Possess a valid state issued drivers license. Position may require routine travel, occasional overnight stays and shift work assignments.

Preferred Qualifications

Local candidates preferred.

Top Secret security clearance desired.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to make amazing happen in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each persons potential, and well help you reach yours.

Job Category Transportation Operations Management / Traffic Monitoring

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 228935BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.


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Posted: 2019-11-11 Expires: 2020-01-09

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