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MRT Landing Zone Controller - CLEARANCE REQUIRED

Location: Hurlburt Field, FL, United States
Job # 9522907
Date Posted: 06-26-2017
SUMMARY:  WinTec Arrowmaker, Inc. is a defense contractor dedicated to providing outstanding program management, engineering, logistics, and operations support to Department of Defense customers.  The Mission Rehearsal Training Landing Zone Controller provides specialized training of combat-ready SOF in support of covert, clandestine, and contingency operations with SOF mobility, ISR, and Strike as part of a Mission Rehearsal Training Team.  Training sites include, but are not limited to, dirt landing zones, military installations, and commercial and/or municipal airports.  Supported aircraft includes PC-12, C-145, C-146, MC-130, and CV-22 tilt-rotor aircraft.  This full-time position is located at Hurlburt Field, FL and is contingent upon contract award.

 
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:   (*Essential Duties)
 
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Providing air traffic control (ATC) per AFI 13-217 Drop Zone and Landing Zone Operations guidelines and FAA JO 7110.XX policy requirements.*
  • Marking the landing zone in the appropriate Airfield Marking Pattern (AMP); ensuring the proper frequency is entered/set and is in the correct position/alignment when electronic navigational aids (NAVAIDS) are used.*
  • Providing marshalling services for parking and movement of aircraft in accordance with AFI 11-218 Aircraft Operation and Movement on the Ground, Chapter 2.*
  • Ensuring vehicle and/or pedestrian control measures are in place as required by ATC standards.*
  • Operating a variety of transportation modes to arrive at these locations, including all-terrain vehicles, high mobility multi-purpose wheeled vehicles, and motorcycles.*
  • Conducting landing zone usability assessments; scoring procedures and surveys in accordance with AFI 13-217, Chapters 2 and 3.*
  • Assembling, operating, and monitoring all radios.*
  • Operating a wide range of specialized equipment, weapons, and vehicles to include, but not limited to, laser pointers, UHF/VHF/FM/HF/SATCOM radios, current Global Positioning System (GPS) equipment, overt/covert lights and marking devices and pyrotechnics.*
  • Conducting weather observations in accordance with FAA JO 7110.65, Chapter 2, Sections 6 and 7.*
  • Other duties as assigned.
 
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS REQUIREMENTS:  
  • Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of eight (8) years’ experience with Air Force Specialty Code 1C2X1, P273X0, P272X0D or equivalent in the performance of landing zone duties as outlined in AFI 13-217, Chapters 2 and 3; Associate’s Degree with a minimum of 10 years’ of relevant experience; or High School Diploma with a minimum of 12 years’ of relevant experience.
  • Successful completion of a Department of Defense, Department of Transportation ATC course or a USAF Combat Control Operator Course.
  • Familiar and proficient with all assigned radios, attachments, and accessories.
  • Able to operate radios in secure mode with Communications Security (COMSEC).
  • Must have fundamental land navigation/map, compass, and GPS skills sufficient enough to read and locate using latitude and longitude and Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM)/Military Grid Reference System (MGRS) coordinates, boundaries, points of origin, point of impact, impact/strike points and other locations during all training missions.
  • Familiar with military command and control structures, working knowledge of the organizational interface of military, federal, state, and local agencies.
  • Must possess a valid civilian driver’s license and be able to hold a valid military driver’s license for the military vehicle(s) to be operated.
  • Able to use, operate, and control simulated IEDs, smoke grenades, ground burst simulators blank ammunition, and other training pyrotechnics as required in the execution of all OPFOR-related activities.
  • Must have a valid/current FAA Class II flight physical issued under 14 CFR 67 or equivalent medical standards and be able to maintain this requirement while performing under this contract.
  • Must possess, or have the ability to obtain, a valid AF Form 483 Certificate of Competency for explosive transportation qualification and other documents for the use of explosives.
  • Able to marshal aircraft in accordance with AFI 11-218, Chapter 2.
  • Must complete the approved AFSOC LZSO training, all required local orientation, and be certified by letter signed by the 1 SOG/CC within 30 calendar days of starting.
  • Prior or current ATC Tower certification is highly desired.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS: 
  • Must possess a current Secret Clearance.
  • The selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
 
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
 

MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
 
Think Analytically,   Effective Verbal Communication,   Effective Written Communication,   Make Decisions,   Observe/Examine Details,   Remember Details,   Interpret Data,   Discriminate Colors,   Concentrate on Tasks,   Adjust to Changes,   Handle Stress/Emotions  


PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS:
 
Regular Attendance,   Maintain Work Schedule,   Irregular Hours,  On Call Hours,  Attend Meetings,   Meet Deadlines,   Keyboard/Type,   Handle Confidential Info,   Use Math/Calculations,   Stay Organized,  Operate Equipment,  Direct Others


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
 
Stand,  Sit,  Walk,  Climb (Stairs/Ladders),  Push or Pull,  Balance,  Bend,  Stoop,  Kneel,  Crouch,  Crawl,  Reach,  Talk,  Hear,  See,  Taste,  Smell,  Repetitive Motion,  Eye/Hand Coordination,  Fine Manipulation,  Lifting Up to 50 Pounds,  Carrying Up to 50 Pounds


ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS:
 
Fumes/Mists,  Gases/Odors,  Dust/Dirt,  Wet/Slippery Surfaces,  Humid,  Extreme Temperatures,  Mechanical Hazards,  Electrical Hazards,  Chemical Hazards,  Radiant Energy Hazards,  Explosives Hazards,  Burn Hazards,  Vibration,  Sharp Objects/Tools,  Heavy Machinery,  Moving Parts, Noise
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