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SALARY RANGE: 82,961.00 - 127,442.00 USD per year
OPEN PERIOD: Monday, September 08, 2008
to Tuesday, October 14, 2008
SERIES & GRADE: FG-1825-13/14
POSITION INFORMATION: Full Time Permanent
DUTY LOCATIONS:Few vacancies - Washington DC
WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED: All Sources
JOB SUMMARY: DESTINATIONFAA - Land the Perfect Job
About the FAA Employment Information
Amendment Date: 09/29/2008
Amendment Note: This vacancy has been extended.
Organization Location: Washington HQ, Associate Administrator for Aviation Safety, Flight Standards Service, General Aviation and Commercial Division, GA Operations and Certification Branch and Commercial Operations Branch
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: ALL APPLICANTS MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS:
The single agency qualifications standard is used. In addition to meeting the general experience requirements, applicant must possess specialized experience which is in, or directly related to, the line of work of the position to be filled and which has equipped the candidate with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the position. To be creditable, 52 weeks of the required experience must have been at least equivalent to the next lower grade level in the normal line of progression for the occupation. Minimum Eligibility Requirements - All applicants must meet the following requirements: (1) Not more than 2 separate incidents involving FAA violations in the last 5 years; (2) Must possess a valid state driver's license; (3) Must be fluent in the English language; (4) No chemical dependencies or drug abuse that could interfere with job performance; and (5) Must be a high school graduate or equivalent.
Applicants must be physically able to perform efficiently the duties of the Aviation Safety Inspector position. They must:
1. Have good distant vision in each eye and be able to read without strain printed materials the size of typewritten characters (glasses and contact lenses permitted);
2. Have the ability to hear the conversational voice (hearing aid permitted); and
3. Not have any physical condition that would cause them to be a hazard to themselves or others or that would interfere with their ability to fly as passengers in a variety of aircraft.
In addition, applicants for positions that require participation in the operation of aircraft must:
1. Possess a valid first-class medical certificate in accordance with FAA regulations; and
2. Pass recurrent medical examinations as prescribed by the FAA.
GENERAL AVIATION OPERATIONS INSPECTOR:
1. Pilot experience that provided a comprehensive knowledge of operations requirements, facilities, practices, procedures, and flight activities of aircraft; and
2. Minimum 1,500 total flight hours.
Recency of Specialized Experience -- all of the following:
1. Some aviation work experience within the last 10 years;
2. Minimum 300 flight hours in the last 3 years; and
3. Minimum 1,000 flight hours in the last 5 years.
Certificates and Ratings - all of the following:
1. Airline Transport Pilot Certificate or Commercial Pilot Certificate with instrument airplane rating;
2. Single and multiengine land airplane ratings; and
3. Valid Flight Instructor Certificate with single and multiengine airplane and instrument airplane ratings.
1. Professional flying skill as demonstrated in a flight check to Commercial Pilot Certificate with an Instrument Rating standard; and
2. Not more than two flying accidents in the last 5 years.