VACANCY | ZME TA

Dylan Lundberg

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VACANCY | ZME TA
« on: November 21, 2022, 08:46:22 PM »
The Memphis ARTCC (ZME) is seeking a qualified, professional, and motivated individual to fulfill the role of Training Administrator (TA) to develop and maintain the ZME training department. Applicants should note that this position requires a significant time commitment and only those who understand those requirements should consider applying.

Application Period
This posting will expire on 11/26/2022 @ 2359z

Key Responsibilities

- Oversees, develops and manages the ZME training program.
- Reports to the ZME Air Traffic Manager (ATM) and VATUSA Training Director (VATUSA3).
- Develops and hires effective Instructors (I1) and Mentors as needed for ZME training requirements.
- Develops scenario files using situation editor for usage in TWR Trainer and ES.
- Administers Over-the-Shoulder (OTS) Examinations on Sweatbox or the live VATSIM network.
- Effectively trains and evaluate students for purposes of ATC ratings progression.
- Maintains controller and student quality by adhering to VATSIM, VATUSA, and local standards.
- Develops ZME training policy and procedure.
- Other duties as assigned by the ZME ATM.

Minimum Requirements

- Have held a rating of I1 or I3 for at least 6 consecutive months prior to application date.
- Have no significant disciplinary history in the previous 12 months.
- Be capable of working well in a team-oriented environment.
- Strong knowledge of Air Traffic Control systems and airspace.
- Strong knowledge of FAA JO 7110.65 and supplemental publications.
- Strong understanding of network wide policy (GRP) and divisional training policy.
- Have excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Ability to create professional, well written documents for purposes of publication.

Preferred Qualifications

- Supervisory, training, or management experience within VATSIM or real-world experience.
- Previous or current ARTCC staff experience.
- Experience in creating, testing, and publishing scenario files for purposes of student progression.

Applications must include
1.   Name, active email address, and CID
2.   Letter of Intent
3.   Resume

What to expect

Interested candidates should be aware that this is not an entry-level position and not for the inexperienced. The workload is considerable (4+ hours a week, in addition to facility activity requirements) 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. All candidates who apply and who meet the minimum requirements can expect to be interviewed for this posting. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

How to apply

Submit the required information above to the ZME ATM & DATM at [email protected] and [email protected]   
« Last Edit: November 21, 2022, 10:02:18 PM by Dylan Lundberg »
Dylan Lundberg
Air Traffic Manager
Memphis ARTCC
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[Former VATUSA9, ATM(x2), DATM, TA(x2), EC(x2)]