10018135 Air Traffic Control Specialist

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Staff Application - please complete and email with supporting documentsSchool/Department: Air Traffic Control Tower Primary Location: Eastman Position: Staff Job Type: Full Time Position Close Date: Until Filled Description:

JOB SUMMARY: This position performs specialized duties in the control of air traffic on and within the vicinity of the campus airport.


  • Controls air traffic on and within vicinity of the airport according to established procedures and policies to prevent collisions and to minimize delays.
  • Answers radio calls from arriving and departing aircraft and issues landing and take-off instructions and information.
  • Transfers control of departing flights to, and accepts control of arriving flights from, air traffic control center.
  • Alerts airport emergency crew and other designated personnel by radio or telephone when airplanes are having flight difficulties.
  • Controls airport floodlights and boundary, runway, and hazard lights.
  • Operates radio and monitors radars to control aircraft operating in vicinity of airport.
  • Signals aircraft flying under visual flight rules, using electric signal light or flags.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

GUIDELINES: Guidelines include college and University System of Georgia policies and procedures. These guidelines require judgment, selection and interpretation in application



FAA Control Tower Operator Certificate.

  • Current FAA class II medical/ability to obtain FAA Class II Medical.
  • Extensive ATC Tower experience.
  • Candidate selected for employment will be subjected to a background investigation and credit check.


  • Additional experience in terminal, en-route, or flight service is a plus.

TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: [email protected] with the subject line “Air Traffic Control Specialist, Eastman 02.15.2021”. Application materials are to include a resume, an MGA Staff application; a letter of interest which includes salary requirements; and three professional references. Paper application materials will not be accepted.

Background check will be conducted on all final candidates

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Posted: 2/16/2021
Application Due: 5/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time