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Aviation Safety Inspector job at US Department of Transportation in South Portland ME
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DutiesHelpDutiesSummaryDue to the Pandemic and individual states with different phases of reopening the selectees report date to the official duty station/facility may be delayed until such time as employees are allowed to report to the workplace. The person selected may telework up to the maximum extent possible up to and including full time until it is safe to relocate.Learn more about this agencyResponsibilitiesThe Assistant Principal Inspector (Avionics) General Aviation/Part 135 serves as a full assistant to a Principal Inspector (Avionics) General Aviation/Part 135 performing the full range of certification surveillance and inspection duties for air carriers air operators air agencies airmen and designees. Has program responsibility to assure that assigned organizations meet Federal Aviation Regulations with respect to maintenance preventive maintenance and alteration programs. Assists in the establishment of work programs for inspection and surveillance.Travel Required25% or less - The job may require up to 25% travel.Supervisory statusNoPromotion PotentialNo Job family (Series)1825 Aviation SafetySimilar jobs Aircraft Inspectors Inspectors Aircraft RequirementsHelpRequirementsConditions 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)QualificationsGeneral Requirements for All Positions: Not more than two separate incidents involving Federal aviation regulations violations in the last 5 years; Valid State drivers license; Fluency in the English language; No chemical dependencies or drug abuse that could interfere with job performance; and High school diploma or equivalent.Medical Requirements for All Positions:Applicants must be physically able to perform the duties of the Aviation Safety Inspector position in a safe and efficient manner and must meet all of the following requirements. Have good distant vision in each eye and be able to read without strain printed materials the size of typewritten characters (glasses and contact lenses permitted); Have the ability to hear the conversational voice (hearing aid permitted); and Not have any physical condition that would cause them to be a hazard to themselves or others that would interfere with their ability to fly as passengers in a variety of aircraft.In addition applicants for positions that require participation in the operation of the aircraft must: Possess a valid second-class medical certificate in accordance with FAA regulations; and Pass recurrent medical examinations as prescribed by the FAA.Applicants not requiring valid second-class medical certificates who are tentatively selected will be required to: Provide documentation from a board-certified physician certifying that they meet the minimal medical requirements; or Individuals who do not meet the minimum medical requirements but who are otherwise qualified will receive an individualized assessment to determine whether they can perform the essential functions of the position.Specialized Experience:When the predominant work involves general aviation avionics applicants for Aviation Safety Inspector (Airworthiness) positions must meet all of the following requirements. Aircraft avionics experience involving the maintenance repair and troubleshooting of installed avionics systems on aircraft. Aircraft avionics work experience (which could include supervision or auditing) in a repair station; air carrier repair facility; military repair facility; or local state or Federal governmental agency within the last 3 years.To qualify for this position you must demonstrate in your application that you possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to FV-H FG/GS-12 level. Specialized experience is experience that has equipped you with the particular knowledge skills and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position. Specialized experience includes: assisting conducting or performing certification surveillance investigation and enforcement activities; investigating and reporting on accidents incidents and violations; and evaluating the overall operational programs of FAR Part 135 air carriers air agencies and commercial operators.For Lateral Movements Between 1825 Specialties: To assist in determining qualification requirements applicants transferring between specialties at the same grade level are strongly encouraged to complete the appropriate Qualifications Assessment Tool (QAT) check sheet and upload it along with their resume. Check sheets are contained in Order 3410.26 Flight Standards Service Air Carrier and General Aviation Qualifications Assessment Tool for AFS Aviation Safety Inspectors. This order is located at: .Qualifications must be met by the closing date of this vacancy announcement.Recency of specialized experience is waived for current and former FAA employees in the 1825 series.EducationPreview Job QuestionnaireMake sure your resume includes detailed information to support your qualifications and answers to the job questionnaire.
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