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    Summary

    Incumbent will serve as Deputy Director Office of Hazardous Materials Safety, (AXH). As such, he/she exercises
    direction and leadership over geographically dispersed AXH programs aimed to provide safety oversight of hazardous materials transportation in U.S. cargo & passenger aircraft, as well as transportation of such materials into & out of the United States.

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    Responsibilities

    In coordination with the Director, provides leadership and oversight to support the global standards development in support of U.S. global leadership for the safe transportation of hazardous materials by aircraft. Leads research and technical development of high-level technical issues anticipated to be critical in global committees related to the transportation of hazardous materials as cargo. Remains familiar and engaged with DOT, FAA and AXH requirements and obligations related to international goals. Establishes and maintains Executive level relationships within the FAA as needed for successfully contributing to the FAA Strategic goals for International Engagement.

    In coordination with the Director, provides leadership for the FAA hazardous materials inspectors and managers. In collaboration with the Director, serves as advisor to the Associate Administrator for Security & Hazardous Materials on HAZMAT issues and ensures appropriate coordination of HAZMAT activities with the Pipeline & Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT, other Federal and private agencies and all FAA Lines of Business that relate to or intersect with the AXH mission. Functions as the FAA technical point of contact with the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on investigations and recommendations involving HAZMAT-related accidents.

    Develops strategic goals, manages budget activities, business plan development and input, etc. all in a timely and well developed in coordination with senior AXH management officials for the AXH Director. Manages all elements of the administrative obligations through subordinate senior management officials as well as program activities.

    Perform other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - The job may require travel from time- to-time, but not on a regular basis. The travel may be for training or other work-related duties.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    NA

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/553480800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.