Pilot & Maintainer - Unmanned Systems

Dam Neck, VA
Jul 03, 2017
Aug 11, 2017
Full Time
The Pilot & Maintainer - Unmanned Systems position, will be responsible for providing the  Naval Special Warfare, Unmanned Ariel Systems (UAS) Branch with a highly skilled, specialized and experienced unmanned aerial vehicle pilot and maintainer who is competent in SOF tactical techniques and procedures and able to contribute this experience into research and development activities in support of NSWDG unmanned platforms and payload development efforts. Additionally, this position entails providing support to NSWDG CDD Unmanned Systems to include piloting, and maintenance of command UAS assets, resource coordination, operation and maintenance of test assets, and project management support.


Specific Responsibilities include:

    Perform as lead for the administration/execution of test eventsCoordinate pilot/maintainers, test ranges, internal/external test support, and frequency management for testingResponsible for the inventory, management and shipping of equipment and payloads for test eventsMaintain currency in command UAS platforms via actual flights or simulators per unit flight SOPs.Develop and review test and project documentation and after action reportsDraft test results and after-action reportsInterface with military, DOD, and contracted personnelParticipate in technical and operational briefs
Education Associates Degree, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work/military experience.

    Possess a SECRET security clearanceFluent in English comprehension and readingPossess a valid U.S. PassportPossess and maintain a CLII Flight PhysicalMinimum 1000 flight hours in unmanned aerial vehicles, preferred SOF experience No physical limitations that restrict working indoors or outdoors in SOF operational environments.No restrictions to travel up to 35% per year. Schiebel S-100 Camcopter Operator and Maintainer certificate preferred Aeronautics Orbiter III Operator and Maintainer qualification preferred
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