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ZOA seeks Facility Engineer

ZOA is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Facility Engineer.

Job Description:

  • Answers directly to the Air Traffic Manager (ATM).
  • Assists Senior Staff in developing ARTCC SOP's and LOA's.
  • Maintains the Video Maps, POF and Alias files for ATC Clients.
  • Maintains the vATIS configuration files.
  • Coordinates with adjoining ARTCCs to maintain inter-facility LOAs and Frequency use.
  • Coordinates monthly AIRAC cycle updates affecting the ARTCC operations.
  • Maintains activity as a controller.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must hold an S2 Rating or Higher.
  • Candidate must be in good standing with ZOA ARTCC/ Current Home ARTCC, and VATSIM/VATUSA.
  • Ability to lead
  • Have extensive knowledge of VRC, vATIS, vERAM, and vSTARS
  • Must have knowledge of obtaining resource materials to produce Sector, POF and Alias files.
  • Energy and commitment to the facility and position.

Not Required but Highly Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience as an ARTCC Staff Member.
  • Ability to create Tower Trainer/ ACSIM files for training purposes
  • Ability to create Euroscope files for training purposes.
  • Basic HTML knowledge.
  • Experience in any of the following: Python, Java, C#/C++, PHP.

Interested candidates should understand that this is not an entry level position. The workload is considerable and should not be taken lightly. Only those who understand the requirements should consider applying.

Please send the following to no later than 5/31/2019

-Candidates from outside ZOA must submit a Letter of Recommendation.

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

Ryan Parry - 965346 ZOA Air Traffic Manager