ZSE Seeking Training Administrator

Aaron Schwartz

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ZSE Seeking Training Administrator
« on: February 20, 2020, 05:19:51 PM »

The Seattle ARTCC (vZSE) is currently seeking a Training Administrator who will provide compelling training capability and effective management and leadership of the vZSE Air Traffic Training function. 

Key Accountabilities:
* Reports jointly to the Seattle Air Traffic Manager and the VATUSA Training Director
* Manage and lead the training program to make it effective and efficient for all ARTCC controllers
* Maintains an adequate staff of instructors and mentors to meet ARTCC training needs
* Update and maintain training website material and certification system
* Maintain a high online presence
* Performs duties of a staff Instructor
* Develops and implements training policies and procedures
* Functions as an ARTCC staff member and attends periodic meetings as necessary
* Other duties as assigned by ATM

Required Skills:
* Must be an active member of the network in good standing with a clean history
* Currently hold a rating of Controller (C1) or higher
* Capable of working well in a team-oriented environment
* Strong knowledge of United States and VATSIM ATC system
* Strong knowledge of FAA Order 7110.65
* Must be able to succeed in a team environment
* Must have excellent written and oral communication skills

Desired Skills:
* Currently serving (preferred), or previously served, as an Instructor within VATUSA
* Teaching/Education experience (on or off VATSIM)
* Leadership, managerial, or supervisory experience
* Prior TA experience
* Real world aviation experience
* Familiarity with the Seattle ARTCC training program/system

Interested candidates should be aware that this is not an entry-level position and not for the inexperienced. The workload is considerable and should not be taken lightly. Only those who understand the requirements and can make the appropriate commitment should consider applying.  Candidates can expect an initial evaluation of their application after which they MAY be contacted for a comprehensive interview.

Applications should include:
* Full Name, Active E-Mail, and VATSIM CID
* Resume and Letter of Intent/Cover Letter
* Candidates from outside ZSE should submit a Letter of Recommendation from a Senior Staff Member (ATM/DATM/TA) at their current ARTCC

Applications should be submitted to Aaron Schwartz, Seattle Air Traffic Manager, at aaron -at- zseartcc.org. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Application deadline is March 8th, 2020, at 2359z.  ARTCC leadership may choose to close the position opening early should an eminently qualified candidate apply and be selected.
« Last Edit: March 01, 2020, 03:17:16 PM by Aaron Schwartz »
Aaron Schwartz
Former Seattle Air Traffic Manager

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Re: ZSE Seeking Training Administrator
« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2020, 03:18:20 PM »
Just a reminder that the application period will close one week from today!
Aaron Schwartz
Former Seattle Air Traffic Manager