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RPA Training Manager

Las Vegas, NV
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Company AECOM

Job Title: RPA Training Manager

JobID: 23339-1227205

Location: Las Vegas, NV, 89102, USA

Description: **Business Line** Government

**Position Title** RPA Training Manager

United States of America - Nevada

Las Vegas

**Job Summary**

Job Summary

**POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON CONTRACT AWARD ANTICIPATED IN MAR/APR 2018.** Geographic location of assignment is at RPA/PMO Las Vegas, NV in support of the Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Operations and Maintenance (O&M) contract (may include TDY deployments to CONUS and OCONUS locations). The Training Manager is responsible for the management and leadership necessary to conduct safe and efficient Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) maintenance training programs. The incumbent reports to the Program Manager and is administratively responsible for all assigned RPA Training Staff Instructors and Vendor support. Directs the overall RPA maintenance training functions in support of the contract, including all aspects of compliance with applicable DOD directives and principles of sound maintenance discipline.

Essential Responsibilities:

1) Manage and control the RPA Maintenance training program. Ensure compliance with customer and company requirements. Perform instructor assessments and work center visits to determine compliance with directives.

2) Supervise Training Cadre and ensure they are adequately trained; coordinate workloads, priorities, and schedules to ensure timely and effective completion of work; and monitor and evaluate staff and vendor performance.

3) Ensure training activities are in accordance with DOD, USAF, and company directives. Maintain custody of controlled test materials and lesson plans. Maintain master copies of all approved Job Qualification Standards.

4) Manage and coordinate training curriculum and lesson plans to ensure operating effectiveness and efficiency and compliance with the Statement of Work and company policies and procedures.

5) Interface with vendor and company officials on diverse issues and problems and work to resolve operational problems and issues.

6) Direct the compilation of reports analyzing training activities. Prepare and submit training schedules and reports. Monitor status of training and continuously and report deficiencies to program management.

7) Perform other duties and tasks as directed by the Program Manager.

8) Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

**Minimum Requirements**

- Bachelor’s degree in a related career field

- Minimum of 8 years general experience in aviation maintenance career fields; 6 years specific experience with USAF aircraft maintenance operations

- Management experience and skills to supervise an aviation training program

- An extensive knowledge of RPA maintenance procedures and aircraft systems, DOD and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) directives and procedures, and Company and Customer policies and guidelines

- Supervisory skills to coordinate the efforts of all assigned RPA Instructors to ensure the safe and efficient conduct of RPA training

- Superior interpersonal and organizational abilities

- Computer/typing skills and knowledge of applicable software

- Willingness to work odd hours to include some evenings, weekends and holidays

- Must qualify for and maintain a government security clearance and work location access

- Possess a valid state issued driver’s license

- Ability and willingness to travel to dispersed operating locations across the US and OCONUS

Employee must meet all overseas/OCONUS travel criteria, to include Pre-deployment medical screening (if req) as a condition of employment.

Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English, and must be able to provide proof of US Citizenship upon hire.

DoD Top Secret Security Clearance eligibility is required. Must submit updated SF-86 within 30 days of hire start date.

Must be able to gain/maintain the required security clearance level and special access authorization as a condition of continued employment.

**Preferred Qualifications**

- Master’s degree in a relevant career field

- RPA maintenance training experience

- Current or expired FAA Airframe and Powerplant license

- Prior experience as a Defense Contractor

- Active DoD Top Secret Clearance

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Program and Project Management_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _177751BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._


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