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    Summary

    Airway Transportation System Specialists (ATSS) perform in the capacity of highly specialized electronic technicians. The primary responsibilities of this position are associated with the installation, maintenance, modification and certifications of ground-based COMMUNICATIONS systems.

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    Responsibilities

    The primary duties of an ATSS are linked to maintaining the safe and efficient operating capacity of the vast and complex network of electronics systems required for the world's largest air traffic control and navigation system. They are also responsible for various auxiliary duties that contribute to providing reliable and safe FAA services to the flying public. This involves work with radar, communications, automation, and navigational aid equipment, as well as, various environmental support facilities and equipment. ATSSs must be able to efficiently perform the essential functions of the position without hazard to themselves or others. Due to the nature of the job, usable vision (including color vision and near vision), hearing, and speech may be required. ATSSs may be required to lift and/or carry objects weighing up to 50 pounds; climb stairs/ladders and towers up to 100 foot; be able to bend or stoop for extended periods; work in diverse environmental conditions (outside/extreme weather); work rotating shifts, weekends and/or holidays; and possibly travel in the local area up to 80% of the time.

    Applicants should include examples of specialized experience in their Work History.

    Travel Required

    75% or less - The job may require up to 75% travel.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    NA

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/524160300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.