Albuquerque ARTCC Seeking Deputy Air Traffic Manager

Austin Robison

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Albuquerque ARTCC Seeking Deputy Air Traffic Manager
« on: September 30, 2018, 10:39:01 pm »
Albuquerque ARTCC is currently seeking applications for Deputy Air Traffic Manager. The successful candidate will posses a combination of skill and experience required to succeed in the position. The Deputy Air Traffic Manager reports to the Air Traffic Manager.

Primary Duties
  • Leads by example, maintaining a high level of professionalism, motivation and accountability.
  • Functions as a member of the ZAB ARTCC Senior Staff.
  • Maintains an online presence, both as a controller and as a leader.
  • Maintains the ARTCC roster, including handling transfer and visiting requests, auditing controller activity, etc.
  • Acts as a direct report for the EC and FE positions.
  • Other duties as assigned by the ATM.

  • No particular ATC rating is required, however an S3 or C1+ is preferred.
  • Have no history of unprofessional behavior or disciplinary action in the last 12 months.
  • Strong knowledge of the NAS and ATC in general.
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to learn new technologies as relevant to the role.
  • A willingness to ensure that ZAB remains a premier ARTCC within the region, VATUSA and VATSIM.

  • Currently a Home/Visiting controller with ZAB.
  • Real world supervisory, management or training experience.
  • Previous or current ARTCC staff experience.
  • Previous or current Instructor or Mentor experience.

Interested candidates should be aware that the workload is considerable (4+ hours a week) and should not be taken lightly. Only those who understand the requirements and can make the appropriate commitment should consider applying.

Candidates can expect the following during their application process, but please note that this list is not comprehensive:
  • Initial evaluation of their application.
  • A comprehensive interview with the ATM.
  • ATM candidate submission to VATUSA for review.
  • Upon successful VATUSA review, the successful candidate will be notified.
  • Upon candidate acceptance, candidate will be assigned the DATM role and announced.

Interested candidates should send the following to
  • Full Name, CID and Best Contact Email
  • Letter of Intent detailing qualifications and why the candidate wishes to be considered.
  • Resume containing relevant experience (not to exceed 1 page)

All serious applicants will be considered. Thank you and good luck! This is an ongoing posting, and will remain open until filled.
Austin Robison
ZAB Air Traffic Manager