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Seeking Deputy Air Traffic Manager

Matthew Kosmoski

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Seeking Deputy Air Traffic Manager
« on: August 27, 2018, 03:40:24 AM »
Houston ARTCC (vZHU)

vZHU is currently seeking applications for Deputy Air Traffic Manager (DATM) who will assist the Air Traffic Manager in providing effective management and leadership within the facility.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Oversees the day-to-day operation of the facility
  • Reports to the vZHU 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 management of the VATUSA vZHU member and visiting controller roster
  • Other duties as assigned by the Air Traffic Manager

Required Skills:
  • Must be an active member of the network in good standing with a clean history
  • Currently hold a rating of Controller (C1) or higher
  • Capable of working well in a team-oriented environment
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills

Desired Skills:
  • VATSIM ARTCC and/or 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
  • Adept at working with different personality types and skill levels

Interested candidates should be aware that this is not an entry-level position. 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 be submitted to atm@zhuartcc.org.
Matthew Kosmoski (MK)
Air Traffic Manager | ZHU ARTCC