Jul 15, 2015

UAS Scan Eagle Operator - (UAS SE)

Employer: ACADEMI
Location:  OCONUS

About Our Company
ACADEMI is an elite security services provider. With expertise forged in the world’s most challenging environments, our world-class network of security professionals design customized solutions for our clients to help them navigate the complex, sensitive environments in which they operate. Today’s changing security climate demands innovative solutions that can be applied in both high-threat and low profile operating environments. ACADEMI has become a trusted partner to both government and commercial clients by providing solutions that foster a smarter, safer security approach based on knowledge and training. Our cadres of experienced instructors create comprehensive training curriculums for both government and commercial clients that utilize our premiere 7,000 acre training facility located in Moyock, North Carolina. ACADEMI works as a team to promote a culture of integrity, excellence, and dignity in everything we do, making us a trusted global security partner.

Job Description
Perform preflight checklists and participate in mission briefings
Review Airspace requirements and operate systems safely and within requirements of applicable flight regulations as required by the OEM, Military, unit
and specific location requirements
Operates UAS and monitors UAS “health” systems. Responds to emergency procedures as required
Operates various sensor systems as required by the mission
Participates in post mission debriefing. Fills out appropriate forms and prepares for following days operations
Utilizes checklist and appropriate operations manuals to operate the UAV safely
Assists with various maintenance actions as required by the Site Manager
Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements
SCAN EAGLE UAS Operators Certificate
Current U.S. issued passport and driver's license
Ability to work independently and in a small team environment.
Willingness to travel no less than 6 months out of every year (CONUS and OCONUS).
Currently possess a Class II FAA Flight physical
Ability to pass Company Background and Drug Screening
Ability to pass pre-deployment medical and dental screenings in accordance with MOD 12 requirements(CRC/NDC)
Strong Computer literacy
Ability to pass FAA Ground School

Preferred Qualifications:
Prior Military Service including operational deployment supporting the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT).
Joint Terminal Attack Controller (JTAC) experience

Mission Commander experience
Knowledge of civilian and military airspace
Imagery Analyst Intelligence school
Previous OCONUS deployment experience with a UAS
TS/SCI eligible
Private Pilot or better (Commercial/Instrument/CFI/CFII)
For Maritime deployments, prior shipboard experience is strongly preferred

Required Education & Experience:
BS/BA in Accounting, Finance, or related field with eight (8) years of experience demonstrating progressive accounting responsibility required. Experience in cost reimbursement, purchasing and procurement preferred. Intermediate proficiency with MS Office Suite and in accounting/financial software required. Deltek Costpoint experience strongly preferred. Government contract experience including CASB and FAR requirements preferred.

Effective oral and written communication skills with all levels of the organization (including management, peers, team members and customer-base). Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage time and multiple priorities to completion. Problem solving skills with an analytical thought process. Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment.

Working Conditions:
Work is based in a busy office environment and subject to frequent interruptions. Normal work hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 to 5:00, however (frequent/some) extended or weekend hours may be required.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift and carry file boxes and other awkward items weighing up to 25 lbs, including up and down stairs. Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching, and bending throughout the workday. Must be able to see and hear, or use prosthetics that will enable these senses to function adequately to assure that the requirements of this position can be fully met.

Pay: The pay for this position is competitive and includes pay increases based on longevity and performance.

NOTICE: Additionally, employment may be based on customer approval, security clearance, background investigation, drug screening results, medical requirements, physical fitness, and system specific qualifications and experience levels.

ACADEMI is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants receive consideration without regard to race, age, ethnicity, religion, gender, national origin, disability or any other basis prohibited by law.