TERPS Instructor

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Aviation / Aerospace
Yes, 10% of the time
Day Job
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The Leidos Civil Group currently has an Instructor opening supporting the FAA National Airspace System Integration Support Contract (NISC III) program in its Oklahoma City location.  This position will provide support for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Provide technical expertise on the concepts and principles contained in FAA Orders and Directives. Duties will involve a wide range of functions involved in the development, maintenance, and instruction of training courses. Develop and update current and new course training materials including lesson plans, PowerPoint slides, laboratory exercises, training handouts, computer-based training, and other required training materials. Reproduce the required training materials, orders, and manuals used in conducting the training courses. All training development and instruction will comply with FAA Academy guidelines.  Instructs federal employees and federal contractors in flight procedures development and evaluation techniques via classroom and computer-based training. Develops and revises lesson plans as well as computer-based courses. Acts as a subject matter expert by applying advanced technical concepts in the area of aviation and provides assistance in creation of training material. Assists in the preparation of schedules, maintenance of training records and ensures that course standards, training requirements, and objectives are met by each student. Evaluates and monitors student's performance. This position is typically represented by an experienced pilot or air traffic controller.


Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint). 

Must have excellent customer service skills necessary to interact with senior level management and internal and external customers, as well as foster an environment of cooperation between different departments and co-workers. 

Must be able to work, manage, and maintain information stored in a Knowledge Sharing Network (KSN)/SharePoint site(s). 

Must have excellent communication skills, to include both verbal and written. 

Must have previous FAA experience; previous air traffic controller experience; previous pilot experience; previous flight deck training (FDT); air traffic controller, or an aviation safety inspector when employed by the FAA, the Military, or airline and (2) have three years’ experience in Terminal Flight Procedures (TERPS) and aviation safety.

Experience in: aviation policies, procedures, or management. Instructor personnel must have been (1) a Flight Instructor and (2) an Air Traffic Controller

Desired Skills: A Bachelor's degree in an Aeronautical, Aviation or Air Traffic Control career field.

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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