Serves as a full performance Flight Data Communications Specialist (FDCS) at an ATC-11 level En Route facility.Learn more about this agency
Relays Instrument Flight Rule (IFR) departure clearances for aircraft departing satellite or uncontrolled airports. Processes end monitors the input or proposed and active flight plans from military base operations, Air Route Traffic Control Centers (ARTCC) sectors and adjacent ARTCC, flight service stations and air carrier operations offices. Recognizes incorrect flight plan entries into the NAS and makes corrections as required. Assists customers in amending flight plan data, correcting flight plan formatting and route errors.
Develops and maintains bulk storage flight plans as required. Prepares, transmits and coordinates Notices to Airmen (NOTAMs), Search and Rescue messages to include information Requests (INREQS) and alert notices (ALNOTs), AIRMETs, PIREPs, CWAs, defense communication, traffic management and administrative messages.
Determines during an outage or critical systems or software which data to recover and manually processes and disseminates flight plan data and weather data. The incumbent receives and analyzes critical weather information (SIGMETS, weather advisories, etc.) and immediately notifies operational personnel. The Incumbent also checks and updates altimeter readings and winds aloft.
Processes flight plan amendments for user requested flight plan changes. Collects and disseminates flow control restrictions, Severe Weather Avoidance Plan (SWAP), and expect Departure Clearance Time (EDCT) other data related to flight safety as required.
Updates local automated Information systems using voice recordings and manual data Inputs. Includes: current METAR reports, instrumental/visual approaches in use, runway and taxiway closures/conditions, and other local information or conditions as required. Trains developmental as required.
Performs other duties as assigned.
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.
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