Department Of The Air Force Robins Air Force Base , GA 31093
This position is for a Flight Services Specialist, Position Description Number D1458000 located in Airfield Management/Flight Services Branch 116th OSS at Robins AFB, Georgia.
This is a full-time, Excepted Permanent, dual status position which requires Georgia Air National Guard Membership.
Area of Consideration: Applicant must be eligible to become a member of the GA Air National Guard
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As a Flight Services Specialist, GS-2101-09, you will:
Provide preflight briefings to military and civilian aircrews, including those of foreign governments and civilian contractors on CONUS/International Civil Aviation Organization(ICAO) flight plans.
Brief aircrews on air traffic control, noise abatement, and Bird Aircraft Strike Hazard (BASH) procedures to include special departure procedures, radar departures, communications requirements, and airfield conditions and restrictions.
Ensure aircrews are briefed on Foreign Clearance Guide requirements for OCONUS flight operations.
Brief pilots on alternate airfields' facilities, status and limitations of navigational aids, restricted areas, radio frequency changes, call letters, airfield obstructions, and other information necessary to accomplish the flight safely.
Recommend revision and/or changes to flight plans as appropriate.
Schedule and coordinate use of military special use airspace/facilities including air refueling areas, military operating areas, and landing and drop zones.
Coordinate response activities with air traffic control and crash and rescue agencies and supports local authorities.
Operate FAA flight planning communications equipment for input of flight plans, receiving arrival/departure messages, making queries concerning overdue aircraft and notifying the appropriate authorities.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Job family (Series)
2101 Transportation Specialist
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED
This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the employing state's National Guard, required prior to the effective date of placement.
Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform.
Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.
Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered for Selective Service.
Federal employment suitability as determined by a background investigation.
May be required to successfully complete a probationary period.
Participation in direct deposit is mandatory.
For positions requiring the operation of motor vehicles, candidates must have a valid state drivers license.
Each applicant must fully substantiate (in her/his own words) that they meet the requirements of the specialized experience listed below; otherwise, the applicant will be considered unqualified for this vacancy. DO NOT COPY THE VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT OR THE POSITION DESCRIPTION. IF YOU DO THIS YOU WILL BE CONSIDERED UNQUALIFIED FOR THE VACANCY. Please ensure that you have included beginning and ending dates (month and year) for all jobs listed on your resume.
Military Grades: Enlisted.
Compatible Military Assignments: Must possess or be eligible to retrain into AFSC: 1C71X
General Experience: Must possess experience interpreting, explaining, and/or applying a variety of regulations and procedures. Experience using computer and automation systems.
Specialized Experience: Candidate must have 24 months specialized experience in arranging or procuring transportation for personnel, cargo or freight. Experience in pre and post auditing of freight bills, bills of lading, and personnel transportation vouchers. Experience coordinating and negotiating with organizations/personnel both orally and in writing to resolve differences/problems.