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INTERNAL POSTING -- ZDC Training Administrator
« on: May 08, 2017, 04:19:55 pm »
All,

Krikor has decided to focus on other things and has decided to resign his position as Training Administrator and will be returning to mentoring duties at Boston. I would like to thank him for his time and effort in improving the ZDC training curriculum.

With that being said we will be soliciting applications both externally and internally for training administrator.

Position Description:
-Responsible for the quality of the staff instructors and mentors.
-Reports to the ARTCC's Air Traffic Manager and to the VATUSA Training Director.
-Oversees and administers the ARTCC training program.
-Develops an implements training-related material and projects.
-Ensures that ARTCC instructor positions are adequately staffed.
-Recruits new instructors and recommends appointments to the ARTCC ATM and the VATUSA Training Department.
-Works with instructors and mentors to develop their knowledge and to ensure that training standards are being uniformly applied to all students.
-Tracks the progress of student controllers, including testing, promotions, and recurrent and remedial instruction.
-Manages and leads the Training Division of ZDC.
-May appoint a Deputy TA in consolidation with the ATM and DATM (Must be a current ZDC Instructor).

Requirements:
-Must have previously held an Instructor rating or been a long standing mentor
-If not a current member of ZDC must be willing to transfer and earn all requisite certifications in a fast-tracked program.
-No disciplinary issues in the last six months.
-Knowledgeable in TWRTrainer, (very basic) Euroscope and Aircraft Situation Editor. Training in ESKey and file development will be provided if needed.

Preferences:
-Real world instructional experience; or
-Attendance at FAA Academy; or
-Previously experience as a Training Administrator.

Commitments:
-4 hours devoted to training a week and 2 hours to administrative duties.
-Attend ZDC, regional and VATUSA meetings as a ZDC staff member.
-Remain an active controller as per ZDC policy.
-Answer e-mails within 24 hours of receipt.
-Be routinely visible in ZDC Teamspeak, Forums and the network.

Applicants must submit the following in their application package:
1) A resume/CV
2) Their plans for the ZDC training program (especially on how to use it to increase controller activity as a whole)
3) If not a member of ZDC a letter of recommendation from their Air Traffic Manager.

Note: This position requires a further background check by VATUSA3 which any selection will be pre-requisite to.

Those applicants who are deemed highly qualified will be contacted for a comprehensive interview. Applications must be received via e-mail to e-mailing staff at vzdc dot org by 18 May 2017 at 2359Z.
« Last Edit: May 10, 2017, 11:49:48 am by Rebecca Murphy »
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Re: INTERNAL POSTING -- ZDC Training Administrator
« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2017, 11:24:48 am »
The deadline has been extended to 9 June 2017.
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