AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL (ATC) TECHNICIANS

Our Client requires to fill the following position for a new project in one of the Islands in the British Indian Ocean Territory.

POSITION: AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL (ATC) TECHNICIAN 2 POSITIONS

DESCRIPTION OF JOB TASK AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain, repair, and certify ground electronics systems to ensure ATC systems and communications equipment are fully functional and operational to support the air operations mission.
  • Implement a PM program for ground electronics systems and equipment to ensure ATC systems are fully functional and operational to support the air operations mission.
  • Perform PM for ATC communications equipment, and ATC Ancillary to ensure systems are fully functional and operational.
  • Typical duties include complex field-level repairs and modifications to ground electronics systems, supervision of a maintenance section or shop, coordination of equipment evacuation for repair with other maintenance activities, requisitioning of parts, and monitoring maintenance reports.
  • Provides technical assistance during the employment and installation of data/radio communication systems.
  • Evaluates electronic components related to the production process or the quality of final product parts and determine when there is a need for changes to the process.
  • Decipher complex plans, drawings, diagrams, blueprints, and instructions to complete installation or practice troubleshooting of electronics systems, parts, or wiring networks.
  • Records information and results about product or electronic performance by detailing testing methods, documenting possible issues, and listing part specifications.
  • Maintains all equipment and components by performing scheduled maintenance tasks, ensuring calibration of equipment, and scheduling replacement when needed.
  • Observes and follow all safety rules and procedures, including wearing required personal protective equipment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

BASIC JOB QUALIFICATIONS: (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Shall meet the qualified technician requirements of OPNAVINST3721.5 and the Shore ATC Systems Maintenance Policy to perform a ground inspection of ATC systems.
  • Excellent understanding of solar power supplies, Low Volt systems (UPS, batteries, charging systems, etc.)
  • Excellent understanding of communication systems such as VHF radio, DGPS, AIS, Radar, VTS, Monitoring Systems, etc.
  • Must possess administrative, organizational, and computer skills to include proficiency with Microsoft Office suite including (MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook).
  • Must have good oral and written communication skills which enable to effectively liaise with clients, other departments within the organization, subcontractors, and clients, and report directly to the Senior Management.
  • Must pass overseas medical screening and be in good health.
  • Must have a valid and be able to obtain driver’s license with the following codes at least (2, 3 or B1, B2, or D)
  • Preferably have completed Airfield Vehicle Operator Course (AVOC) Training and receive a license to operate vehicles on the airfield provided by the Government.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS: SPECIAL CERTIFICATIONS OR TRAINING

  • Must have completed the training and certification of Personnel Qualification Standard (PQS). ➢ 3M 301 Maintenance Person

EDUCATION:

  • Must have at least High School Diploma, Technical or Vocational Course graduate is required.
  • Associate or bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering and/or Technology, based on a 2-year or 4-year course of study from an accredited College or University or equivalent institution is preferable.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Must have at least three (3) years of experience in electrical and ground electronics communication equipment installation, maintenance, and repairs.

MANDATORY REQUIREMENT

Only candidates with valid passports are encouraged to apply. 

Qualified and interested applicants who meet the specifications to send their CV, to recruitment@amsol.co.ke, and clearly indicating the position on the email subject line.

Salary is paid in dollars and the breakdown is as follows:

If one work for 40hours per week – $ 550.00 (Net Salary)

If one works for 48hours per week – $ 660.00 (Net Salary)

Other benefits include;

  • Free meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) will be provided.
  • Laundry facility – Available.
  • Overtime: Work in excess of 8 hours per day or work performed on a rest day and/or holiday, will be paid at the base salary rate.
  • Overtime: Work in excess of 8 hours per day or work performed on a rest day and/or holiday, will be paid at the base salary rate.

Please note these are being reviewed on rolling basis.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

For your application to be considered please adhere to the above instructions