We may use this vacancy to fill other similar vacant positions.
Travel may be required.
Position may be subject to a background investigation.
A one-year probationary period may be required.
As a condition of employment, male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must certify that they have registered with the Selective Service System, or are exempt from having to do so under the Selective Service Law.
Direct deposit of pay is required.
ATCS's are required to attend the initial qualifications training at the FAA Academy and will be placed on temporary excepted appointments not to exceed thirteen (13) months while attending training. The actual duration of time-limited appointment for each individual will be based on the amount of time required to complete the training program. The Terminal training program requires up to 38 classroom days. The En Route training program requires up to 62 classroom days.
Individuals who do not successfully complete training at the FAA Academy and all other requirements for continuing employment may have their employment terminated.
Newly hired ATCS's will be paid long term expense rate (per diem) for Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to help offset daily cost of living while attending FAA Academy. The FAA will also pay for cost of travel to and from the training Academy in accordance with applicable agency travel policy.
Upon completion of initial qualification training at the FAA Academy and all other requirements for continuing employment, including evaluations required by the Air Traffic Organization, salary may be adjusted based on the current Air Traffic collective bargaining agreement. These adjustments reflect the facility level and previous experience. Salary will be adjusted to include locality pay or COLA based on duty location of the position. Salary increases will be received as subsequent phases of training are completed.
Applicants must apply on-line to receive consideration for this vacancy announcement. Faxed, mailed or e-mailed applications cannot be accepted.
In the applicant questionnaire, applicants may select up to two (2) states as a geographic preference. You will only be considered for facilities in the selected two (2) states. Terminal facilities are located in all 50 states. En Route facilities are located in: Alaska, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Puerto Rico, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia and Washington.
THIS REPLACES ANNOUNCEMENT AAC-AMH-12-VRA-26915. THOSE PERSONS WHO APPLIED UNDER THE PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENT MUST RE-APPLY UNDER THIS ONE.
Reemployed annuitants will be given time-limited appointments of no more than one (1) year; it may be extended, or terminated at the FAA's discretion. In no case will appointments be made or extended past the last month in which the re-employed annuitant reaches their 56th birthday.
Work history must correspond with supporting documentation provided and must also reflect 52 weeks of certified air traffic control experience.
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- Once your application is in 'Submitted' status, you may receive employment consideration for 12 months from the date of the submission of your application or until a new vacancy announcement for the register is established, whichever comes first. To extend the period of eligibility for an additional 12 months, you must access your application, review and/or update responses to the questionnaire and 'Submit' your application. Please note, each time that you re-submit your application to the vacancy announcement, it overwrites your original submission and extends consideration of your application for twelve months from the date of the most recent submission.
- Submitting an updated application allows you the opportunity to provide the most up-to-date information concerning your education, training, and experience. It also assures that selecting officials receive the most current information.
- Your application must be in a 'Submitted' status in order to be referred. Only applications in a 'Submitted' status at the time a referral list is generated will be eligible for referral. Referral lists can be created anytime after the announcement has opened.