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Job #: R-00012700
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Category: Flight Data
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: 24/7 12 Hour Shift Pattern
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking Flight Data Coordination Specialists on our Automated Flight Service Station (AFSS) program in Fort Worth, TX.

AFSS is an FAA Contract supporting General Aviation customers in Preflight, Inflight, Operational, Emergency, and Special Services. Leidos Fight Service provides meteorological and aeronautical information to assist general aviation customers in making informed decisions regarding their intended flights, including but not limited to preflight weather briefings, processing flight plans, search and rescue, as well as inflight meteorological and aeronautical information.

The Flight Data Coordination Specialist will:

• Classify, format, and distribute Notices to Airmen (NOTAMs) as prescribed
• Responsible for the initiation and completion of Search and Rescue (SAR) for aircraft on overdue VFR flight plans and assist other ATC facilities as needed for SAR involving overdue IFR flights
• When necessary, obtain and relay ATC Clearances for pilots to fly within the National Airspace System (NAS) verbatim and ensure read backs are correct
• Compile, evaluate, record, revise and disseminate flight data information accurately and promptly
• Conduct intra-facility/inter-facility coordination in accordance with policy and procedures
• Forward departures, progress reports, and arrival reports to ATC upon request
• Use approved procedural words, phrases, abbreviations and formats
• Operate position equipment/backup equipment using prescribed procedures to ensure computer entries are correct
• Function effectively as a team member; maintain cooperative and professional manner
• Answer all calls timely, listen to requests and respond in a courteous and tactful manner
• Provide additional assistance/data when requested
• Perform other duties as assigned

***The AFSS program is a 24/7 operation and the selected candidate must be able to work a nonstandard work week which will include the following; holidays, weekends, day shifts, evening shifts and overnight shifts.***

Qualifications:

Successful completion of 2 full years of education or training above the high school level in subjects such as aviation, flight mechanics, communications, data processing, electronics, or similar subjects in a college or university, or a technical or flying school or US Military. Due to customer requirements, must be a US Citizen.

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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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