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UAS Operator

Mons, Wallonie 7020
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ACADEMI UAS is seeking UAS Operators for Land Based deployments. ACADEMI is a professional organization serving as a solutions provider to the U.S. Government and commercial entities. We operate in the defense, training, logistics, and intelligence spaces, priding ourselves on providing our customers with world-class performance. We are the quiet and dedicated professionals serving the government and commercial markets. Our bandwidth and far-reaching capabilities make us a valuable single-source solutions provider.

All candidates should be willing and able to work in a high-threat environment under austere conditions and pass pre-deployment medical screening (CENTCOM MOD 13). A battery of aptitude tests and System Currency or training will be conducted which the candidate must pass.

UAS Operator Field Representative (FSR) requires 2 to 5 years of experience and an educational level of Professional or Military Certification. Personnel will be expected to deploy on various contracts and meet mission requirements as required by the onsite customer.

Duty Location: OCONUS

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

Rotations/ Work Schedule: 120-180 boots on ground / 12 hours/day, 7 days a week

Required Qualifications:

  • Prior UAS or Operator or manned aviation experience
  • Secret DoD Security Clearance
  • 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).
  • High school Diploma or equivalent
  • 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 (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).
  • Imagery Analyst Intelligence school
  • Previous OCONUS deployment experience with a UAS
  • TS/SCI eligible
  • Private Pilot or better (Commercial/Instrument/CFI/CFII)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • 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
  • Additional duties may be assigned

Physical Demands:
  • Work in Austere Environments
  • Willing to Work Seven Days a Week
  • Possible Twelve Hour Days
  • Pass Physical Readiness Test
  • Ability to lift 70lbs

Equal Opportunity Employer

Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Vet

Posted: 2019-09-05 Expires: 2019-10-04
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