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Job #: R-00002624
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Category: Administrative
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Rotating
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Advanced Solutions

Job Description:

Responsible for clerical and support tasks, including maintaining aviation, financial or other records, verifying reports for accuracy and completeness, generating travel arrangements and coordinating country clearances for air-craft crews. As such, typical responsibilities include tracking correspondence, answering telephones, communicating with aircrews via satellite phone, radio or other devices as determined by operational requirements, and performing flight following and aircraft tracking using government provided software. This tasking equates to three full time responsibilities that will be located at the main on-site Alliance Facility.

Responsibilities Include:
• Lead dispatcher is responsible for overall coordination of schedules and resource dispatch, as well as for itinerary planning and tracking the progress of schedules
• Team ensures all schedules are supported, including alternative work schedules that include hours outside of normal duty hours (7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.), and on weekends and holidays, depending on mission requirements
• Dispatchers are responsible for clerical and support tasks, including maintaining aviation, financial, or other records; verifying accuracy and completeness of reports; generating travel arrangements; and coordinating country clearances for aircraft crews
• Responsibilities include tracking correspondence; answering telephones; communicating with aircrews via satellite phone, radio, or other devices as determined by operational requirements; and performing flight-following and aircraft-tracking using government-provided software

Basic Qualifications
Applicants must be prepared to work all shifts; including but not limited to nights, weekends, and holidays.

High school graduate; some college and/or technical school desirable.

FAA Dispatcher's certificate is required.

Experience in a FAR 121/135 flight operations center is required. International experience preferred.

Must have good working knowledge of world geography.

Must possess exceptional attention to detail and abstract problem solving capabilities.

Ability to read, write and understand spoken and written English. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

Ability to convert between different units of measure.

ASGDEA

External Referral Bonus:
Ineligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
None

Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Rotating

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Administrative

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Advanced Solutions
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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