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    This National Guard position is for a FLIGHT ENGINEER (INSTRUCTOR), Position Description Number D0044000and is part of the AR ANG 154 TRG SQ, National Guard.

    The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States. Since the earliest American colonial days, citizens have joined together for collective defense. We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies. Join our National Guard team and serve your nation, your states and your community!

    NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the National Guard. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.

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    The selectee performs as a Flight Engineer Instructor. Performs staff work based on specialized knowledge of the unit's mission and the related programs to ensure safe and successful accomplishment of all required training and airlift support requirements. When assigned flight examiner duties, administers ground and inflight initial, annual and/or requalification performance evaluations to Flight Engineer personnel for compliance with applicable flight manual operation, aircraft maintenance technical orders and directives. When designated as Standardization/Evaluation Flight Examiner, will have additional responsibilities to include: ensuring evaluation or observation, administering formal and no-notice evaluations during operational and training flights, analyzing evaluation data for ground and flight training programs, reviewing aircraft incidents, operational hazards and accident reports pertinent to Flight Engineers, making appropriate commendations to designated officials for discussion with the Flying Safety Officer, reviewing air crew procedures, directives and operating manuals, recommending necessary changes or improvements, attending flight evaluation critiques, developing testing material for Flight Engineer evaluations, and maintaining a current file of all pertinent publications and operating procedures pertinent to Flight Engineer duties. May be required to perform as a maintenance test flight engineer, responsible under established policy and criteria to perform maintenance operational checks and Functional Check Flights (FCFs) on unit aircraft. When performing Flight Engineer duties, inspects aircraft interior and exterior to include engines, fuselage and control surfaces for mechanical and structural soundness and proper operation to determine aircraft air worthiness. Maintains records and forms covering flights, repairs, maintenance, inspections and service. Performs other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All members of the Arkansas Air National Guard or those eligible for membership. (Upon selection, must be a member of the Air National Guard).

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