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The Leidos Civil Group currently has Air Traffic Control (ATC) Simulator – Pilot Aviation Intern openings. The ATC Simulator Aviation Intern will be part of a dynamic team working to support the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) National Airspace System Integration Support Contract (NISC IV) program in its Oklahoma City location.
The ATC Simulator Aviation Intern will provide support to the FAA Academy’s International Division. Leidos provides technical training on the concepts and principles contained in International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Annexes and FAA Orders and Directives, as well as training on the automation used to support air traffic operations.
Duties include interacting with FAA instructors and international students in air traffic procedures and phraseology via classroom and simulator instruction for air traffic controller training.
Acts as a pilot role player for international air traffic operations in both airport control tower and radar-controlled simulated air traffic environments.
Interacts with automated systems to simulate pilot actions in international air traffic scenarios.
A basic understanding of the following: airspace and flight operations in a tower and radar environment to include the following: arrival and departure sequencing; instrument and visual traffic, and airport movement area operations.
Currently enrolled and working towards a degree in the Aviation program at an accredited college/university and less than 2 years prior relevant experience.
Your GPA needs to be included on your application and resume.
US Citizenship Requirement
Candidate must be able to obtain an SF-85P Public Trust clearance from the FAA customer.
Proficient in speaking, writing, and typing in the English language.
Physical abilities commensurate with obtaining an FAA Pilot or Air Traffic Control Certificate
Proficiency with FAA and ICAO air traffic practices
Experience with FAA air traffic simulators e.g., Tower 3D
Excellent customer service skills necessary to interact with internal, external, and international customers, as well as the ability to work in a cooperative environment.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written; previous experience using aviation terminology in a simulated environment
Pay Range:Pay Range $44,200.00 - $68,000.00 - $91,800.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 45,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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