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(ZAB) Air Traffic Controller Instructor II

SAIC Albuquerque, NM
  • Posted: September 06, 2019
  • Full-Time

**SAIC Overview:**

SAIC is a leading provider of technical, engineering and
enterprise information technology services to the U.S. government. Our 20,000employees deliver systems engineering and information technology offerings for
large, complex government programs, as well as a broad range of higher-end,
differentiated technology services. The company is headquartered in Reston, VA.
We are looking for an experienced Controller Training Contract (CTC) Instructor
to join the SAIC TEAM providing air traffic controller training services for
the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is responsible for
ensuring that air traffic control specialists provide the flying public with a
high level of safety and professionalism. A well-trained Air Traffic Control
(ATC) workforce plays an essential role in fulfilling this responsibility. The
FAA employs more than 14,000 air traffic controllers. They work in air traffic
facilities of varying sizes, safely separating more than 50,000 aircraft in the
National Airspace System (NAS) each day.

provide such air traffic services, the FAA trains new air traffic control
specialists and provides recurrent training to current air traffic control
specialists. The FAA utilizes Contractor-provided instructional services at FAA
ATC facilities throughout the U.S. and its Territories to ensure these training
needs are met. The scope of the contractor-provided services includes all
training and training program support to successfully train and prepare
students to become fully certified air traffic controllers. SAIC must provide
training and training related support services as required for all types and
levels of ATC facilities. The selected candidate will support training
requirements in the Albuquerque En Route Air Traffic Control Center at the Albuquerque
Air Route Traffic Control Center located in Albuquerque, NM.
**Required Skills:**
The CTC Instructor is a hands-on position that requires the candidate to effectively and consistently deliver the highest quality classroom and simulation laboratory training to a wide variety of students including developmental air traffic controllers and certified professional controllers (CPC). This position will provide mentoring for students and Remote Pilot Operators (RPO) as well as participate in curriculum design and development. The selected candidate must demonstrate the knowledge and skills applicable for obtaining radar and/or non-radar simulation laboratory certifications at FAA air traffic control facilities within the U.S. National Airspace System.
The CTC Instructor candidate must have a minimum of five (5) years recent Certified Professional Controller experience controlling live traffic, or recent experience instructing FAA personnel. The recent experience must have been performed at a similar type and level of ATC facility as the Albuquerque Air Traffic Control Center. The successful candidate for this position must demonstrate strong technical skills with current ATC automation, simulation systems and procedures.
**Desired Skills:**
Candidates with direct experience as a CPC at the Albuquerque Air Route Control Center will have priority selection for the position. Operational Experience with ATC simulators. Demonstrated ability to interface effectively with FAA personnel at all levels to ensure the delivery of training services meet the needs of the local facility, as well as the FAA's overall Air Traffic Control mission is highly desired.
Certified Professional Controller (CPC) certification required.
**Desired Qualifications**
SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability



Albuquerque, NM
87190 USA

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