Subject matter expert in Aviation Flight Operations tasks specific to US Army aviation platforms in both a training and operational environment. Executes daily airfield tasks in support of all operations of Customer Rotary Wing Operations. Supports airfield flight operations and support activities to ensure safe and effective training and operations.
A. Duties/responsibilities: Responsible for assisting the Flight Operations Manager in the execution of airfield flight operations tasks and execution of all functions, activities, and flight operations procedures in support of Customer rotary wing operations. Responsible for supporting the safe operation, employment, maintenance, and flight procedures of MD500 Series rotary wing aircraft. Assists the Flight Operations Manager and performs the following tasks:
B. Independence: Reports to the Aviation Training and Support Manager. Works within the rules and regulations of Army airfield flight operations guidelines. Authority to select and implement goals and objectives within the execution of duties and responsibilities.
C. Supervisory Responsibilities: Some.
A. Education Level: High school graduate required. Associates or Bachelor’s degree- preferred. Graduate of the US Army Flight Operations Specialist Course (15P, or DoD equivalent) -required.
B. Experience: Experience: 6-8 years experience in Aviation Operations required. Former NCO, E6-E7 preferred. Experience within the last 5-years preferred.
C. Specific knowledge, skill, and ability requirements: Must possess an understanding of Aviation Operations specific to rotary wing aircraft. Demonstrated performance in Aviation Operations activities from previous job positions. A working knowledge of the employment of weather and ATC support in airfield operations. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and written. Ability to deal effectively with people in the supervision of staff. Ability to effectively communicate with the customer in a professional and courteous manner. Possess a valid driver’s license.