Airway Transportation Systems Specialist (Radar)

Department Of Transportation Longmont, CO
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

Serves as the Technical Support Specialist in the Technical Support Operations Group.

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Serves as the Technical Support Specialist in the Technical Support Operations Group, performing a variety of functions directly relating to the operation of the NAS. Provides technical support to the operations managers as required for efficiency and continuity of NAS operations. Focuses on the availability and reliability of the services and products provided to users of the NAS. The position is concerned with the applications of the systems through which those services are provided. Performs a variety of functions directly relating to the operations of the NAS. Listens to field concerns, develops and implements coordinated solutions, and ensures follow through with customer. Determines whether the majority of services, systems, or subsystems are operating (or are capable of operating) within applicable parameters and specifications. Determines the technical acceptability or status thereof. Provides appropriate systems and service certification as required by agency policy and guidelines. Decisions and recommendations involve major segments of the NAS which extend beyond District boundaries. Initiates action for the timely repair or restoration of services and systems, taking into account the availability of backup systems, possible reconfigurations to minimize service interruptions, and relative criticality of particular functions to the safe and efficient operations of services and systems throughout the area of geographic responsibility of the position. Responsible for second level support of all Radar systems and equipment in the Technical Support Center servicing area. Travel is required.

Travel Required

25% or less - The job may require up to 25% travel.

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential


* Job family (Series)

2101 Transportation Specialist

* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

* US Citizenship is required.

* Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959.

* Must submit an SF50 (See Required Documents)

* Designated or Random Drug Testing required.

* Successful completion of a security investigation will be required.

* A valid state driver's license is required.


To qualify for this position, candidate must show experience at the level of difficulty and responsibility that demonstrates an exclusive of and experience in technology system interrelationships, and management of civilian or military automated aviation, navigation, and electronics systems. Generally, experience at the next lower level (Pay Band H/Level III) or equivalent, meets the minimum qualifications for this position as long as the experience supports the demonstrated abilities.

In addition to your resume, in the space provided under each Demonstrated Ability, you MUST provide a NARRATIVE justification on how you meet the this ability. The justification should be clear and concise, providing a description of your education, training, and experience that would describe the degree to which you possess each Demonstrated Ability listed below. Eligible candidates may be ranked based on demonstrated abilities.

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