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    AMENDMENT

    THIS IS A NATIONAL GUARD TITLE 32 EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITION.

    This National Guard position is for a GS-2181-13 AIRPLANE FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR (TITLE 32), Position Description Number D1809P01 in FAC 31D100 and is part of the MO 131st Bomb Wing.

    APPOINTMENT FACTORS: This is an Indefinite Excepted Service position. This is a non-bargaining position. SEE NOTES UNDER CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT BELOW.

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    Responsibilities

    • Administers combat flight training to military aircrews.
    • Instructs and evaluates pilots through a broad training spectrum, in addition to performing pilot duties, which may include, but is not limited to Initial Qualification Training (IQT).
    • Instructs and evaluates pilots through a broad training spectrum, in addition to performing pilot duties, which may include, but is not limited to Mission Qualification Training (MQT).
    • Instructs and evaluates pilots through a broad training spectrum, in addition to performing pilot duties, which may include, but is not limited to Upgrade Training (UG).
    • Instructs and evaluates pilots through a broad training spectrum, in addition to performing pilot duties, which may include, but is not limited to and Special Capability.
    • Assesses flight instructors, pilots and other aircrew members assigned, attached or newly acquired to the unit to determine flying background and proficiency in the Unit Equipped (UE) airplane.
    • Plans, develops and presents comprehensive courses of instruction in both ground and flight training for pilots to achieve and maintain mission ready status.
    • Performs as a flight instructor, and/or flight examiner evaluating and examining rated aircrew to assure training standards are met in mission planning, preparation and briefing and ground operations.
    • Performs as a flight instructor, and/or flight examiner evaluating and examining rated aircrew to assure training standards are met in in-flight control, cockpit resource management and mission execution.
    • Performs as a flight instructor, and/or flight examiner evaluating and examining rated aircrew to assure training standards are met in mission debriefing and reconstruction accuracy.
    • Projects unit training requirements and prepares required training records.
    • Utilizes available training aids to instruct airplane aerodynamics, aircraft systems, emergency procedures, and specific crew duties.
    • Maintains a thorough knowledge of airplane systems and procedures under normal, instrument, and emergency conditions to give timely and accurate instruction to aircrews in the air or on the ground.
    • Briefs and instructs preflight preparations including: intelligence briefings, mission planning, weather factors, mission objectives, and other agency coordination to ensure safe flight procedures and effective mission accomplishment.
    • Serves as the Air Commander's representative when performing duties as Operations Supervisor (SUP), Supervisor of Flying (SOF), or Stand-by Duty Officer (SDO).
    • Performs duties with responsibility for the safe and efficient mission accomplishment of the unit through the use of an Operational Risk Management (ORM) program.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    13

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