Posted on Jan 14, 2019 by Avion Solutions
Avion Solutions is seeking qualified candidates for multiple Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Operator positions. Provide support to the Commercial Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Group for worldwide operations; Ensures customer objectives and requirements are met or exceeded. Ensures assets are available to meet customer operations tempo. Participate in all aspects of flight operations and acts as a liaison with customers on multiple levels. Participates in planning associated with potential operations and coordinates with Maintenance on repairs and flight testing and related technical analysis. Duties include the ability to safely operate multiple UAS platforms to include multirotor and fixed wing assets, knowledge and experience operating associated flight planning and flight management software in support of the Commercial UAS group conducting services and training operations. This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with this position. Management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties as necessary. Responsibilities: Planning and conducting UAS operations in the U.S. national airspace in compliance with applicable Federal Aviation Administration Regulations.
Development and review technical documentation such as maintenance manuals, aircraft checklists, and flight training devices/equipment.
Support the development and execution of Training Support Packages (TSP) and Programs of Instruction (POI) as required. Preferred Qualifications: Manned and/or Unmanned aircraft operating (Pilot/Remote Pilot) experience
Ability to successfully pass a background investigation
Ability to meet the medical requirements appropriate to the FAA Airman Certificate held
Willingness to travel and accept assignment to any location for which selected, domestic or international
Open to Shift work/Overtime as required Preferred Experience: Candidates should possess a military or civilian aviation maintenance background with strong knowledge of UAS platforms and an understanding of aviation operations, to include; planning, maintenance, equipment preparation and evaluation, conduct of UAS missions, data collection and general processing technics. Candidates must possess strong communication and technical writing skills.Candidates should be proficient with MS Office applications, to include Access, and possess a high level of proficiency with flight management software, UAS flight planning programs and maintenance documentation.25 percent to 50 percent travel may be required Preferred Education: Bachelor's Degrees with 3+ years professional aviation experience (Manned or Unmanned) or Equivalent education/experience combined, with minimum High School Diploma with 5+ years professional aviation experience (Manned or Unmanned)
Work Conditions: Business Casual Office Environment Aircraft Maintenance Facility This position will require domestic and potentially international travel Field environments to include loose, rough terrain, extreme hot and cold climates, and remote areas of operation both CONUS and potentially OCONUS Certification / License: Valid Driver's License U.S. Passport Possess an FAA Remote Pilot's Certificate (Part 107) Must have an active Secret Security Clearance.
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Category: Military , Keywords: Airman / Airwoman