Northrop Grumman Flight Coordination Rep 4 in Palmdale, California
Position Summary / Responsibilities
Provides for aircrew briefing of course rules, weather, runway, airport construction, NOTAMS, etc. Files, activates and closes FAA flight plans as required. Provides active flight following for possible SAR situations. Maintains certain aircraft and aircrew flight records. Coordinates airspace requirements with FAA and DOD agencies depending on flight profiles. Assists visiting aircrew with flight planning, briefing, filing, weather and local transportation needs. Serves as point of contact for incoming ferry flights coordination of airfield, tower, maintenance, and aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) operations. Additional duties: Weight and Balance Technical Specialist: Supervise the conduct aircraft weighing operations and complete all computations and update aircraft weight and balance handbook. Issue DD Form365- Form F Weight and Balance flight clearance form.
Knowledge, Skills and Ability
Contributes to the development of new concepts, techniques, and standards. Considered expert in field within the organization. Demonstrates the skill and ability to perform complex tasks. Able to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings.
Develops solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and innovation. Ensures solutions are consistent with organization objectives.
Most assignments are complex and performed independently without appreciable direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignment.
Effects of decisions are long-lasting and heavily influence the future course of the organization. Errors in judgment or failure to achieve results would result in the expenditure of large amounts of company resources as well as problems with customer satisfaction.
Serves as consultant to management and special external spokesperson for the organization on major matters pertaining to its policies, plans, and objectives. Acts as an advisor to senior management and customers.
Bachelor's degree required.
10 Years of dispatcher experience required.
US citizenship is required.
10 Years with Bachelors; 8 Years with Masters
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.