SAIC Overview: SAIC is a leading provider of technical, engineering and enterprise information technology services to the U.S. government. Our 13,000 employees deliver systems engineering and information technology offerings for large, complex government programs, as well as a broad range of higher-end, differentiated technology services. The company is headquartered in Reston, Va. We are looking for an experienced Controller Training Contract (CTC) Administrative Assistant to join the SAIC TEAM providing air traffic controller training services for the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA).
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is responsible for ensuring that air traffic control specialists provide the flying public with a high level of safety and professionalism. A well-trained Air Traffic Control (ATC) workforce plays an essential role in fulfilling this responsibility. The FAA employs more than 14,000 air traffic controllers. They work in air traffic facilities of varying sizes, safely separating more than 50,000 aircraft in the National Airspace System (NAS) each day.
To provide such air traffic services, the FAA trains new air traffic control specialists and provides recurrent training to current air traffic control specialists. The FAA utilizes Contractor-provided instructional services at FAA ATC facilities throughout the U.S. and its Territories to ensure these training needs are met. The scope of the contractor-provided services includes all training and training program support to successfully train and prepare students to become fully certified air traffic controllers. SAIC must provide training and training related support services as required for all types and levels of ATC facilities. The selected candidate will support training requirements at the Jacksonville Air Traffic Control Facility at Hilliard, FL.
The position of Administrative Assistant I is responsible for performing and coordinating office administrative activities and storing, retrieving, and integrating information for dissemination to staff and clients. This position is responsible for a variety of administrative and clerical duties necessary to run an organization. AAI must possess a strong working knowledge of a variety of office equipment, such as fax machines, photocopiers, scanners, and videoconferencing and telephone systems. AAI must be proficient with computers as to create spreadsheets, compose correspondence, manage databases; and create error free reports and documents. The AAI is responsible for appropriately and confidentially, when necessary, accessing, entering and extracting information from designated government databases. AAI may occasionally coordinate travel arrangement, as well as process payroll and approve timesheets.
Additional duties may include, but need not be limited to: