Expired job

Just missed a job?

Sign up and never miss an opportunity again!

Airway Transportation Systems Specialist, NAS Operations Manager (NOM) job

Federal Aviation Administration jobs



Company Description

Since the last 50 years, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is developing the safest and reliable air transportation system in the world. The FAA is working with federal and industry partners to develop a system that fully accommodates changing needs of businesses and customers in the 21st century. The FAA issues and enforces regulations and minimum standards for operating and maintaining aircraft wherein it operates a network of airport towers, air route traffic control centers, and flight service stations traffic. The FAA maintains systems to control voice and data communications equipment, radar facilities, computer systems, and visual display equipment at flight service stations. It registers aircraft and records documents of aircraft and administers aviation insurance programs. The FAA helps in developing aircraft, engines, and equipment and conduct aeromedical research and regulate and encourage the U.S. commercial space transportation industry. Atop, the company conducts research and develops systems for safe and effective air navigation and air traffic control.

Job Description


Recognized as the principal expert for development of workable solutions for unanticipated situations adversely affecting operationally critical systems of the National Airspace System (NAS). This may be accomplished using innovative concepts and approaches for problems that have resisted earlier efforts at resolution. This individual has the authority to commit the necessary resources to accomplish the agency's mission. Works under administrative supervision.

Establishes and manages program goals and objectives; formulates project plans and presents them to upper management. Serves as a senior project manager or team leader for large challenging and complex work activities. Technical decisions are considered authoritative in his/her area of expertise. Develops, interprets, recommends changes, and has a broad discretion to ensure compliance with organizational objectives and policies. Identifies, procures, distributes and tracks resources needed to accomplish large work activities. Monitors and evaluates trend data on a nationwide basis to develop workable solutions for sustaining the NAS.

Works with customers at high organization levels both inside and outside the FAA to resolve complex issues to ensure the integrity of NAS. Represents the FAA as a senior technical authority for major agency activities, emerging technologies and customer concerns. Coordinates with multiple air traffic entities to shut down and restore facilities, systems and services to prevent activities from disrupting air traffic operations. Quickly resolves restoration problems with minimal impact to NAS.

Maintains the highest degree of technical knowledge on integrated systems within a broad area of expertise. Keeps abreast of changes in technology and the new systems coming online. Provides recommendations to senior level managers for enhancement of systems and air traffic operations.


  • Implement airfield safety procedures to ensure a safe operating environment for personnel and aircraft operation.
  • Assist in responding to aircraft and medical emergencies.
  • Manage wildlife on and around airport grounds.
  • Coordinate with agencies, such as air traffic control, civil engineers, or command posts, to ensure support of airfield management activities.


  • Reading ComprehensionUnderstanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
  • Active ListeningGiving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • WritingCommunicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • SpeakingTalking to others to convey information effectively.


  • Administration and ManagementKnowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
  • ClericalKnowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records, stenography and transcription, designing forms, and other office procedures and terminology.
  • Customer and Personal ServiceKnowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Computers and ElectronicsKnowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.

Federal Aviation Administration






Multiple locations


Executive Offices Companies
Legislative Bodies
Public Administration



Job Filters

Senior Airport Compliance SpecialistFederal Aviation AdministrationWashington, DC
This position is located within the Airports Organization (ARP), Office of Airports Compliance and Management Analysis (ACO-100). Incumbent serves as ARP’s National Resource Expert and is responsible...Read more
Chief of StaffFederal Aviation AdministrationWashington, DC
This position serves as a Chief of Staff (COS) to the Associate/Deputy Associate Administrator (ARP1, ARP2) for the Office of Airports (ARP), Headquarters, in support of Airport Planning and...Read more
Director, New York Area Program Integration OfficeFederal Aviation AdministrationNew York, NY
The Director, New York Area Program Integration Office (NYAPIO) provides executive direction, planning and leadership for the integration of all Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) activities, projects, and initiatives that address aviation congestion...Read more
Community PlannerFederal Aviation AdministrationMemphis, TN
Summary This position serves as a planner responsible for various airport and aviation planning activities for the Office of Airports (ARP), Memphis Airports District Office (ADO). Responsibilities Performs multiple and varying assignments under the...Read more
Data ScientistFederal Aviation AdministrationWashington, DC
Summary This position is located in the Air Traffic Organization (ATO), Mission Support Services. Mission Support Services provides administration of shared technical and program services which promote standardization of processes to support efficiency and...Read more
Similar jobs in the area
Job SummaryPrice Benowitz LLP is currently seeking an Operations Specialist for their Washington, DC office. This is a full time, in office position reporting directly to the Firm Operations Director.ResponsibilitiesOnboard new employees.Oversee payroll...Read more
GEOINT Operations Specialist - TS Cleared Denver, CO/ Saint Louis, MO / Washington, DC Top Secret Security Clearance Rigid Tactical is presently seeking all levels of Operations Specialists with active Top Secret Clearances to support the National...Read more
CMD Operations SpecialistAmentum Services, Inc.Washington, DC
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the WorldCMD Operations SpecialistPosition SummaryMacfadden, an Amentum company, is seeking an Operations Specialist to support USAID's Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (BHA). BHA leads and...Read more
Job summary The WW Customer Optimization & Enablement organization is looking for a strong operational teammate with a passion for systematically solving customer pain points by leveraging listening...Read more
gig jobs
Restaurant DeliveryDoorDashWashington, DC
Your time. Your Goals. What is DoorDash Available in over 4,000 cities in the U.S, DoorDash connects local businesses and local drivers (called Dashers) with opportunities to earn, work, and live. As a Dasher, you can be your own boss and enjoy the...Read more
Assist with scooter deployment and retrieval Use smartphone applications to locate and operate on products Operate a van to redistribute products as required Help to resolve potential urgent crises for daily infrastructure operations Respond to various...Read more
gig jobs
Washington AP Physics 2 TutorVarsity TutorsWashington, DC
Washington AP Physics 2 Tutor Jobs The Varsity Tutors platform has thousands of students looking for online AP Physics 2 tutors nationally and in Washington. As a tutor who uses the Varsity Tutors platform, you can earn good money, choose your own hours...Read more
Title: Operations Specialist Location: Onsite Arlington VA Client: Fortune 500 Tech Management Consulting Company ($8.36 billion) Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO, 401K, and Paid Holiday Pay: $85,000K DIRECT HIRE Vector Talent Resources is seeking an...Read more
SAIC is seeking an experienced, self-starting Operations specialist to assist with orchestrating complex financial and contractual activities for a large National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) program, which provides critical worldwide mission support...Read more
Arthur Lawrence is urgently looking for an Operations Specialist for a client in Arlington, VA. Kindly review the job requirements below. Your immediate application will enable us to place you successfully.Must Have:Prior experience as an Operations...Read more
The Operations Specialist is responsible for daily, weekly and monthly reconciliations for Internal DDA and General Ledger accounts by checking the accuracy of figures, calculations and postings pertaining to credit and debit transactions.Comply with Bank...Read more
Sev1Tech, LLC is seeking a qualified Operations Specialist to support a DOD Client. In this role, the Operations Specialist is responsible for the following items, including but not limited to: Admin Support: Provide administrative support through the form...Read more
Show more jobs

Similar jobs

Responsible for creating, producing, and maintaining ticketing system reports and metrics reports. Responsible for providing reports on a scheduled basis as well as an ad-hoc basis. Will be responsible for creating and maintaining new Service Level...Read more
Description SAIC is seeking an experienced, self-starting Operations specialist to assist with orchestrating complex financial and contractual activities for a large National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) program, which provides critical worldwide mission...Read more
As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status. I. Job Summary...Read more
Requisition ID: req35080 Job Title: Operations Specialist Sector: Operations Employment Category: Fixed Term Employment Type: Part-Time Open to Expatriates: No Location: Silver Spring, MD USA Job Description Job Overview: The Operations Specialist is...Read more
Operations Specialist. Location: Arlington, Virginia, USATS/ SCI clearance The Opportunity: As a defense mission professional, you ask questions others don't. You understand the nuances of complex situations. You use your skills to think bigger and p...Read more
In a world of possibilities, pursue one with endless opportunities. Imagine Next! When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common...Read more
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World CMD Operations Specialist Position Summary Macfadden, an Amentum company, is seeking an Operations Specialist to support USAID's Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (BHA). BHA leads and...Read more
Operations Specialist The Opportunity: As a defense mission professional, you ask questions others don't. You understand the nuances of complex situations. You use your skills to think bigger and push further, solving complex problems. We're looking for...Read more
Operations SpecialistDMI Mobile Enterprise SolutionsMcLean, VA
About DMI DMI (Digital Management, LLC.), the world's first end-to-end mobility company, combines all the skills and services necessary to deliver mobile enterprise solutions. Built to reinvent business through mobility, DMI has expertise in mobile...Read more