ZHU Seeks Highly Motivated Individual for DATM

Bryan Oates

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ZHU Seeks Highly Motivated Individual for DATM
« on: September 19, 2019, 02:43:56 pm »
The Houston ARTCC is currently seeking a Deputy Air Traffic Manager who will assist the Air Traffic Manager in providing effective management and leadership of the VATUSA Houston Air Route Traffic Control Center.

Key Accountabilities:
* Reports to the Houston ARTCC Air Traffic Manager
* Maintains an active online presence within the facility and on the VATSIM network
* Functions as ARTCC Staff Member and attends periodic meetings as necessary
* Provides for coordination of position assignments and position restrictions when necessary.
* Provides guidance and help to assigned controllers or guests.
* Assists in the coordination of events that may affect the ARTCC's airspace.
* Assists in managing the VATUSA Houston ARTCC Roster.
* Any other duty assigned by the Air Traffic Manager


Required Skills:
* Must be an active member of the network in good standing with no recent or major discipline
* Currently hold a rating of Controller 1 (C1) or higher
* Capable of working well in a team-oriented environment
* Must have excellent written and oral communication skills
* Must control at least the minimum number of required hours as required by ARTCC Standard Operating Procedures to maintain active membership.


Desired Skills:
* Real-world managerial or supervisory experience
* Demonstrated possession and utilization of a high degree of energy, commitment and dedication
* Instructor or Mentor experience on the network is a plus

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
* (OPTIONAL) Candidates from outside ZHU should submit a Letter of Recommendation from a Senior Staff Member (ATM/DATM/TA) at their current facility

Applications should be submitted to Bryan Oates, Houston Air Traffic Manager, at atm@zhuartcc.org. Application deadline is October 4th, 2019 at 2359z.