Manager Air Traffic and Airspace Assessment TN-MEMPHIS
Bachelor's degree/equivalent preferably in aviation, transportation, or related discipline. Five (5) years experience in air traffic control flow management dealing with FAA or eurocontrol traffic management initiatives. FAA management experience required. Strong understanding of airspace and procedure design processes. Ability to interpret aviation weather reports & charts. operational knowledge & familiarity with faa, atcscc or eurocontrol cfmu computer systems including flight schedule monitor (fsm), traffic mgmt advisor (tma) and traffic situation display (tsd). Strong understanding of nexgen capabilities & equipage requirements. Strong organizational, analytical and communication and interpersonal skills. Must be able to work variable shifts covering a 24 hour, 7 day per week operations.
Manages and participates in the collaborative decision making function that jointly manages the inbound and outbound air traffic flows to/from FedEx hub operations.
Maximizes the input of FedEx operational and business desires into the air traffic control service provider decision making concerning traffic flow and traffic management initiatives.
Plans, implements & manages the usage of present & advanced communication tools, including data link to advise pilot of operational traffic management decisions, i.e. required time of arrival, speed control, optimum descent profile for fuel economy, departure release times, etc.
Participates in FedEx fleet planning activities concerning communications and avionics to ensure maximum usage of FedEx equipage & corresponding ground equipage.
Plans, develops and manages FedEx airspace redesign objectives into rtca, FAA and other air traffic service provider programs and plans that will enhance the safe and expeditious flow of FedEx aircraft.
Participates in next generation air traffic system activities to ensure these programs express a FedEx point of view & corresponding operational desires.
Other traffic flow management and industry participation activities as assigned.
Job ID: 750891_DA JobTitle: Manager Air Traffic and Airspace Assessment
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