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    Serve as an Operations Officer working in a 24x7 Operations Center responsible for watch-standing and providing situational awareness of national security events involving the air domain community for the safety and security of the National Airspace System (NAS).

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    The incumbent serves as a member of a watch standing 12 hour rotating shifts that operates on a 24-hour, 7-day per week basis. He/she collects, analyzes, and disseminates information on the status of operations in the National Airspace System (NAS), such as: aircraft incident/accidents; facility outages; security incidents; severe weather; and all occurrences that may affect the operating status of aviation worldwide.

    As necessary, composes summaries and provides verbal briefings to be delivered to the Secretary of Transportation, the Administrator/Deputy Administrator, key officials, and other national operations centers. In situations demanding immediate decision or action until communications can be established, provides or coordinates support required by the Office of Primary Responsibility. Maintains operational readiness of the facility. Serves as liaison with counterparts of other Federal agencies and departments, and national operations centers. Participates in Continuity of Operations (COOP) exercises, and augments the agency COOP cadre.

    Performs multiple, varying, and complex assignments under the minimal direction of a manager. Applies technical expertise and comprehensive knowledge of complex systems and/or emerging technology, knowledge of systems interrelationships and management of the National Airspace System (NAS).

    Resolve most problems and work issue without the assistance of a manager, project/program manager, team leader, or more experienced professional. Develops and recommends approaches to address current and anticipated problems and issues.

    Work performed at this level requires technical expertise of complex systems and/or emerging technology, and knowledge of systems interrelationships and management of the National Airspace System (NAS).

    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


    Promotion Potential


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