ZJX Seeking an Events Coordinator

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ZJX Seeking an Events Coordinator
« on: April 11, 2018, 12:53:04 pm »
The Jacksonville ARTCC is currently seeking an Event Coordinator who will provide compelling and effective leadership and management of the Jacksonville ARTCC Events Program.

Key Accountabilities:
*Reports to the ARTCC Air Traffic Manager/Deputy Air Traffic Manager
* Maintains an active online presence within the facility, including forum and teamspeak, and on the VATSIM network
* Functions as an ARTCC Staff Member and attends periodic meetings as necessary
* Identifies and develops events to generate traffic and to promote the ARTCC.
* Be able to schedule controllers for positions/shifts within 24 to 48 hours prior to event start.
* Implements and oversees approved events.
* Coordinates with neighboring ARTCCs to arrange support for ZJX-hosted events, and arranges support for neighboring events.
* Posses the ability to attend ALL/OR most ARTCC events to coordinate active events
* Maintains relationships with virtual airlines, coordinates support for VA-hosted events affecting the ZJX airspace.
* Develops and distributes marketing material (graphics, news posts, forum posts, etc) to promote events and the ARTCC.
* Leads and manages events division of ZJX.

Minimum Qualifications:
* Must hold S2 Rating or higher.
* Must have no disciplinary record with VATSIM within the last year.

Desired Qualifications:
* S3 Rating or higher.
* Experience as an ARTCC Staff Member.
* Previous experience as an Events Coordinator or VA staff membership.
* Background in some sort of public relations.
* Experience with Graphic Design.

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/or Letter of Intent
* Candidates from outside ZJX must submit a Letter of Recommendation from a Senior Staff Member (ATM/DATM/TA) at their current ARTCC

Applications should be submitted to the Jacksonville Air Traffic Manager, at atm@zjxartcc.org. Application deadline is April 22nd, 2018 at 2359z.
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