Airway Transportation System Specialist (Navigational Aid Systems Specialist)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Mar 05, 2019
Closes
Mar 05, 2019
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
TRAVEL REQUIRED:

75% or less - The job may require up to 75% travel.


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed No


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • US Citizenship is required.
  • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959.
  • Designated or Random Drug Testing required.
  • Transcripts required if qualifying based on education
  • You must provide proof for claims of veteran's preference
  • Required documents must be submitted at the time of application
  • OPM Group Coverage Qualification Standard for Administrative and Management Positions in conjunction with the Individual Occupational Requirements for DOT/FAA Airway Transportation Systems Specialist.

    Well qualified applicants at the FV-G pay band will document extensive knowledge and skill in the operation, repair, installation, analysis, maintenance, troubleshooting, modification, and certification on all or some of the following ground-based systems such as:

    • Doppler Very High Frequency Omni-range (DVOR) Ground Equipment, Very High Frequency Omnidirectional Range (VORs) Ground Equipment, Tactical Aircraft Control and Navigation (TACAN) Ground Equipment, Instrument Landing Systems (ILS) Ground Equipment
    • Qualified applicants at the FV-G pay band must document 1 year of specialized work experience, equivalent to at least the next lower level, that demonstrates an extensive knowledge of basic electricity and electronic theory; aptitude for solving mathematical problems (algebra, trigonometry); knowledge and ability to use tools, materials, and various types of specialized test equipment for the maintenance, troubleshooting and repairing of :
    • Non-Directional Beacon (NDB) Transmitters/Receivers, Very High Frequency Omnidirectional Range (VORs) Airborne Equipment, Doppler Very High Frequency Omni-range (DVOR) Airborne Equipment, ¿ Tactical Aircraft Control and Navigation (TACAN) Airborne Equipment, Instrument Landing System (ILS) Airborne Equipment, Distance Measuring Equipment (DME), LORAN/OMEGA Transmitter/Receivers/Monitors, Directional Finding (DF) Equipment, Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

    OR TO QUALIFY AT THE FV-G LEVEL BASED ON EDUCATION: Applicants must document one of the following:- 1) Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree; OR 2) 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree; OR 3) LL.M.; if related. Schools must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. If qualifying based on education, applicants must submit a copy of the transcript which includes the name of the institution, quarter or semester hours earned and/or confer date.

    Transcripts must be provided if qualifying based on education.

    Preview Job Questionnaire Make sure your resume includes detailed information to support your qualifications and answers to the job questionnaire.

    We may use this vacancy to fill other similar vacant positions.
    Position may be subject to a background investigation.
    A one-year probationary period may be required.
    The person selected for this position may be required to file a financial disclosure statement within 30 days of entry on duty. FAA policy limits certain outside employment and financial investments in aviation-related companies.

    This position is covered by the Department of Transportation's Drug and Alcohol Testing Program. Any applicant tentatively selected for this position will be subject to pre-employment or pre-appointment drug screening. Persons occupying a "testing designated position (TDP)" will be subject to random drug and/or alcohol testing.

    This is a bargaining unit position.

    Links to Important Information: Locality Pay , COLA

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.



    IMPORTANT: Applicants may be rated on the extent and quality of experience, education, and training relevant to the duties of the position(s). All answers provided in the on-line process must be substantiated. Ensure that your application package/resume supports your responses.

    Read more Security clearance Not Required

    Drug test required Yes


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