Engineering Technical Specialist VI

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Posting title
Engineering Technical Specialist VI

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen
Estimated duration of 18 months with the potential for extension or conversion.
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Some travel may be required. 
Labor Category: Engineering Technical Specialist VI

Job Description:
• Broad operational knowledge & experience in the functions of an aviation organization
• Act as liaison between JPL, Armstrong with Aircraft Operations management and NASA Mission Directorate management
• Ensure compliance with NASA Aviation Safety Program, NASA AFRC airworthiness process and NASA aircraft management policies detailed in
NPR 7900.3D
• Daily management, administration, security and execution of JPL flight operations
• Ability to monitor corrective actions through Internal Controls and Reporting
• In charge of tracking sUAS inventory.

Required Skills:
• Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• Driving (a government issued vehicle) is required for this position.  Must have a valid California driver’s license, a clean driving record and successfully pass a DMV check.
• Holds a Commercial Pilots license.
• 5 years as an active manned or sUAS pilot
• Background in aircraft operations management and/or engineering with experience managing Commercial Air Services (CAS) contracts or relevant aviation-related experience
• Knowledge of FAA processes and requirements
• Ability to understand and interpret NASA Procedural Requirements
• Must have strong time management skills
• The ability to communicate effectively at all levels of personnel.

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