vZOA seeking additional Mentors!

Ryan Parry

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vZOA seeking additional Mentors!
« on: January 03, 2019, 10:46:33 pm »
vZOA is currently seeking new mentors! My philosophy is that I am only as strong as my team, and I'm looking to expand my training team with dedicated, talented new members. If you think you've got what it takes to be a mentor at vZOA then we'd love to hear from you!

Duties/responsibilities of the Mentor Position:
  • Assists in developing the Air Traffic Control capabilities of the ARTCC student members.
  • Reports directly to the vZOA ARTCC Training Administrator and the Air Traffic Manager.
  • Monitors, assists, and educates student controllers in air traffic control procedures and ARTCC standard operating
  • procedures.
  • Recommends students for observation or testing to the staff instructors.
  • Shall assist students holding the rating of OBS, S1, S2, S3, and C1 when applicable.
  • Position does not hold a seat in the Facility Advisory Board.

Required Qualifications:
  • S2 rating or higher
  • No Major Disciplinary Action on your VATSIM record that cannot be explained well
  • Current Active ARTCC Member (Visiting Controllers are being considered)
  • Strong dedication to helping students learn the ropes and begin their vZOA career.
  • Ability to dedicate a minimum of 2 hours per month to training

Preferred Qualifications:
  • C1 rating or higher
  • Instructor/Mentor experience with vZOA or other VATUSA ARTCC.
  • Real World Aviation background
  • Good Availability to be able to mix times available around to work with multiple students in different time zones.
  • Ability to dedicated 3 or more hours to training per month

If you are interested in applying; please submit the following:
  • Letter of Intent including response to the following question
    "Why do you want to become a vZOA Mentor and what makes you unique compared to other applicants?" (REQUIRED)
  • Resume (REQUIRED)
  • Letter of Recommendation (not required but preferred)

We will be accepting applications UFN (Until Further Notice).

Please submit the application to management@oakartcc.org

Thank you for your interest in joining our great ARTCC!
Ryan Parry - 965346
ZOA Air Traffic Manager