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INTERNAL VACANCY: Facilities Engineer
« on: March 14, 2018, 04:02:01 pm »
Opening date: 14 March 2018
Closing date: 24 March 2018
Position title: Facilities Engineer

Job Requirements:
   Supports creation and maintenance of ZDC community and standards thereof
   Maintains and updates sector files for all approved ATC client software, updating at least every AIRAC cycle.
   Maintains vATIS configuration files.
   Assists the Training Administrator in maintaining all required training files
   Maintains POF and alias files.
   Coordinates with adjacent ARTCCs as required, including assists in developing Letters of Agreement on behalf of the Air Traffic Manager
   Ensures established LOAs are fully represented within sector files and other procedures.
   Performs other facility related work as directed by the Senior Staff at ZDC
   Supports and participates in initiatives that give back to the VATSIM community.
   Supports the recruitment, retention and development of a diverse range of talented people.
   Holds self and others accountable to high performance standards while providing pilots with memorable experiences.
   Ability to listen to feedback and take constructive action.
   Maintains an online presence on the VATSIM server and ZDC TS.
   Attends periodic meetings to report on ARTCC activities.

Application Requirements:
   Minimum S3 rating required
   Must abide by the minimum required hours as dictated in the ZDC SOP; 1 controlling hour a month and bi-monthly or as otherwise needed sector file updates
   Applicants must have a thorough working knowledge of VRC and vATIS, at least a working knowledge of Euroscope and be familiar with vSTARS and vERAM.
   Must be an active member of the network in good standing.
   Must have excellent written and oral communication skills.
   Must be able to work in a team environment.
   Must be available for regular correspondence (via the primary means of e-mail), as well as routinely checking VATUSA forums and other outlets for official notices.

Preferred Skills
   Provides evidence of commitment and self-motivation.
   Previous experience either as a FE or in assisting an existing FE.
   Ability to create Tower Trainer airport and scenario files for training purposes.
   Ability to create Euroscope scenario files

Candidates can expect an initial evaluation of their application after which they may be contacted for a comprehensive interview.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
In a narrative manner please show how you meet the following KSAs:
1) Sector file development
2) Writing documents of a technical manner
3) Creating training scenarios/problems

Applications materials must include:
Full Name, active e-mail, and VATSIM CID.
Response to KSAs

E-mail submission of application materials shall be addressed to Rick Rump and Steve Fedor at and by the posted closing date (23:59 EDT). Those candidates deemed qualified will be contacted for an interview.
Deputy Director of Training, VATUSA
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