Chicago is Looking for an FE!

Jakob Kruse

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Chicago is Looking for an FE!
« on: May 15, 2018, 06:08:54 pm »
Chicago ARTCC Facility Engineer Position Opening

The Chicago ARTCC is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Facility Engineer.

Job Description:

- Reports directly to the Deputy Air Traffic Manager.
- Maintains and updates vZAU sector files, SOP’s, and LOA’s upon direction/approval of the Deputy Air Traffic Manager
- Works with VATUSA and other ARTCC’s to approve LOA’s and SOP’s on behalf of the Deputy Air Traffic Manager once the LOA/SOP has been approved by the DATM.

Minimum Qualifications:

- Must hold an S2 Rating, but C1 rating is preferred
- Candidate must be in good standing with ZAU ARTCC / Current Home ARTCC and VATSIM/VATUSA.
- Ability to create and/or modify VRC sector files, vSTARS, and vATIS files
- Must have knowledge of obtaining resource materials to produce Sector, POF, and Alias files.
- Energy and commitment to the facility and position

Desired Qualifications:

- Ability to create Tower Trainer/ Euroscope files for training purposes
- Experience as an ARTCC Staff Member
- Basic coding knowledge
- C1 rating

Interested applicants must submit the following to the ZAU DATM at and ZAU ATM at

- Letter of Interest
- List of previous experience, if any
- Brief description of qualifications
- Candidates from outside ZAU must submit a letter of recommendation from their ATM, DATM, or TA

Qualified candidates can expect an initial evaluation of their application after which they may be contacted for a comprehensive interview within 1 week of the submission.

Applications will be open until the right candidate is found.

Jakob Kruse
vZAU Air Traffic Manager