Air Traffic Specialist
at Tetra Tech

Date Posted: 7/14/2019

Job Description

Tetra Tech AMT is looking for an Obstruction Evaluation Specialist

Primary job duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Verification of Aeronautical Studies – The candidate will be responsible for applying experience and comprehensive knowledge applicable to aeronautical studies in accordance with Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR), Part 77 notice criteria for construction or alteration of certain structures in the National Airspace System (NAS) in the:
    • Review of construction proposals for completeness and accuracy.
    • Evaluation of effects of proposed construction on the navigable airspace
    • Cumulative effects of such proposals are analyzed to minimize the impact to aviation while balancing the need for construction
    • Coordination of aeronautical information within established channels of communication and relationships both within and outside the FAA to ensure expeditious receipt, effective processing, and issuance of time-critical NAS flight data
  • External Supplemental List – The candidate will coordinate actions related to the External Supplemental List including the processing of:
    • Administrative extension requests
    • Terminating aeronautical studies when a structure has been demolished
    • Processing FAA Form 7460-2, Part I and/or Part II notifications within the iOEAAA program
  • Handling of Paper Obstruction Evaluation Filings – The candidate will be responsible for coordinating with the project sponsor to either file have them file electronically or where appropriate input the data contained on the paper document into an electronic application
  • OE/AAA Customer Service – The candidate will assist first time obstruction evaluation filers through the process of filing an OE case using the external OE/AAA site
  • Respond to Non Rulemaking Airports (NRA) Cases – The candidate will conduct coordination with Airport Division specialists on issues found during NRA reviews (ex: incorrect airport data) along with providing the Obstruction Evaluation Group responses on NRA studies within iOEAAA program
  • Conduct Follow-Ups on Project Status Request (PSR) Letters – The candidate will process FAA Form 7460-2, Part I and/or Part II notifications and if necessary, as well as generating Termination letters for non-responses to PSR letters within iOEAAA program.
  • The successful candidate will provide Obstruction Evaluation Analyst Support Services to the Obstruction Evaluation group (AJV-15) within the Airspace Services Directorate at FAA Headquarters in Washington, DC


Job Requirements

The successful candidate will have:
  • Bachelor degree or held an FAA certificate as an Air Traffic Controller, navigator or was qualified as a Navigator/Bombardier in military or held an FAA certificate as a dispatcher for an air carrier
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in a military or civilian air traffic facility or experience that included a comprehensive knowledge of appropriate air traffic control laws, rules, regulations, navigational aids, air routes
  • Successfully completed the FAA Basic Obstruction Evaluation Course.
  • Successfully completed at least two years of college work or demonstrate at least 5 years of experience working as an Obstruction Evaluation Specialist or Obstruction Evaluation Technician
  • The candidate must demonstrate at least 2 years of experience working as an Obstruction Evaluation Specialist or Obstruction Evaluation Technician
  • The candidate must demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR), Part 77 notice criteria for construction or alteration of certain structures in the National Airspace System (NAS) as it relates to the function of the Obstruction Evaluation Groups responsibilities for processing 14 CFR Part 77 applications
  • The candidate must demonstrate practical experience in the application of Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR), Part 77 notice criteria for construction or alteration of certain structures in the National Airspace System (NAS)
  • The candidate must demonstrate practical experience in the use of the iOEAAA system as it relates to the function of the Obstruction Evaluation Groups responsibilities for processing applications under 14 CFR Part 77

Tetra Tech is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we value workplace diversity. We invite resumes from all interested parties and consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual preference, personal appearance, family responsibility, the presence of a non-job-related medical condition or physical disability, matriculation, political affiliation, veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.

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