Threat UAS Operator (TRADOC) Secret Clearance Required - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

Fort Eustis
United States

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

The Threat UAS Operator duties include:

•   Ensure assets are available to meet customer operations tempo.

•   Participate in all aspects of flight operations and acts as a liaison with customers on multiple levels.

•   Participate in planning associated with potential operations and coordinates with Maintenance on repairs and flight testing and related technical analysis.

•   Safely operate multiple UAS platforms to include multi-rotor and fixed wing assets, knowledge and experience operating associated flight planning and flight management software in support of the Commercial UAS group conducting services and training operations.

•   Plan and conduct UAS operations in the U.S. national airspace in compliance with applicable Federal Aviation Administration Regulations.

•   Develop and review technical documentation such as maintenance manuals, aircraft checklists, and flight training devices/equipment.

•   Support the development and execution of Training Support Packages (TSP) and Programs of Instruction (POI) as required.

Minimum Qualifications: 
   Must be a U.S. Citizen with an Active Secret Security clearance

•   Bachelor’s Degrees with 3+ years professional aviation experience (Manned or Unmanned) or equivalent education/experience combined, with minimum High School Diploma with 5+ years professional aviation experience (Manned or Unmanned)

•   Operational experience: Manned and/or Unmanned aircraft operating (Pilot/Remote Pilot) experience

•   Ability to meet the medical requirements appropriate to the FAA Airman Certificate held

•   Willingness to travel and accept assignment to any location for which selected, domestic or international; open to shift work/overtime as required

Military or civilian aviation maintenance background with strong knowledge of UAS platforms and an understanding of aviation operations, to include; planning, maintenance, equipment preparation and evaluation, conduct of UAS missions, data collection and general processing technics.

•   Strong communication and technical writing skills.

•   Proficient with MS Office applications, to include Access, and possess a high level of proficiency with flight management software, UAS flight planning programs and maintenance documentation.

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