Instructor III (Academy) FTA TDLS Course Coordinator - Military veterans preferred

Human Resources


  full-time   employee

Oklahoma City
United States


SAIC is helping the FAA train the next generation of Air Traffic Controllers as they implement the next generation of Air Traffic Control technology. We need experienced former controllers who can blend their years of hard-won experience with these leading edge technologies to train the controllers of the future and help ensure the continued safety of our flying public for decades to come.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) is currently seeking, a Instructor III (Academy) - 
Tower Data Link Services (TDLS) Facility Training Administration (FTA) Course Coordinator

This instructor will primarily assist in the conduct and administration of Course 55085, Tower Data Link Services (TDLS), although they may be involved in the conduct of other courses and/or in ISD projects at the Academy in Oklahoma City, OK.






Candidates for these instructor positions shall have a minimum of 3 years of CPC ATCS experience in a civilian ATCT, TRACON, or ARTCC, or other equivalent civilian facility. In addition, candidates for these positions shall have a minimum of 1 year of experience as a staff specialist in an FAA air traffic facility, regional office, or headquarters, specializing in the area of the particular course curriculum for which they have applied. Candidates for these positions must have held their qualifying position as s staff specialist within the 5 years prior to proposed appointment under this contract and should have held a position of CPC ATCS or first-level supervisory ATCS within the 10 years prior to proposed appointment under this contract.


Personnel in these positions require FAA certification. The certification process  will  be  completed  IAW the current AMA-500 work instruction AMAWI-50034, Contractor Certification Process for Terminal Radar, Tower, and Specialized Training, to be provided upon award of the contract, with  updates  when necessary.




Certified Professional Controller (CPC) certification required.



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