Inspector ATS (Operations) - Northern

Job Title: Inspector ATS (Operations) - Northern
Location: Stirling
Category: AAA
Type: Permanent Full-time
Salary: Competitive reward package
Reference #: V1296
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Job Description

The Role

Reporting to and advising the Principal Inspector, you will take on responsibility for the regulatory oversight of the provision of air traffic services at Air Traffic Service Units within your region, working closely with the Air Navigation Service Provision industry.  The role requires extensive travel across the northern half of the UK and Northern Ireland and options for area working will be considered to suit the successful candidate’s circumstances. 

You will plan and conduct a programme of audits and inspections, as well as undertaking the assessment of competence of Air Traffic Controllers and Flight Information Service Officers. 

There will be opportunities for you to participate in varied and diverse Air Traffic Management related tasks, including the delivery of presentations and training material, sometimes outside the UK.

The role also has a broader influence, as you will participate in a range of discussions on the development of policy and procedures aimed at achieving effective regulation in a manner that is proportionate to risk.  In doing so, you will be helping to shape the future of civil aviation throughout the UK.

The Ideal Candidate

Able to appreciate and meet the needs of service providers, you should have a confident, approachable manner and a flair for briefing both technical and non-technical audiences.

You will have a detailed understanding of the safety regulatory requirements associated with the planning, provision and operation of Air Traffic Management systems and services in the UK.  As such, it is essential you have a good knowledge of EC Requirements and pertinent CAPs as well as a sound understanding of the principles of Safety and Quality Management.

Holding a civil ATCO licence with APS and ADI ratings, the successful candidate will have practical experience of the use of a Safety Management System in the provision of Air Traffic Services.  You will have experience in the use of risk management techniques and ideally hold an Assessor licence endorsement.

Interview Dates: W/c 18th December 2017

Committed to Equality of Opportunity.

Closing Date: 28th November 2017

This position is now closed and no longer accepting applications.

CAA Data Protection

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Use of Candidate Information

The CAA's HR team collects and stores your personal details (ie name, contact details, qualifications, right to work, etc.) for the purposes of recruiting and hiring suitable candidates for employment by the CAA

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2. Processing of your personal information is required for the performance of a contract with you/or in order for us to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract with you.

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4. The processing of your personal information is necessary for the performance of a task CAA carries out in the public interest or official authority vested in us in accordance with UK/EU law.

Information provided electronically by users of CAA's ATS will be utilised by CAA, and shared with its contracted agents (Penna and Government Recruitment Services), and representatives for the purpose of recruiting and hiring suitable candidates for employment by the CAA.

Types of Information

CAA's ATS maintains personal information that you voluntarily submit electronically on one or more secured servers. The CAA will delete all personal information associated with unsuccessful applications after two years following an unsuccessful application. If your application results in an offer, CAA retain your personal information for the duration of our relationship with you, following which condensed employee file details are kept for 7 years. Thereafter, personal details (including full name, years of service, date and reason for leaving) are kept for a period of 30 years to enable CAA to provide information for referencing requests.

Accuracy of Information

You are responsible for ensuring that all information submitted by you and contained within the ATS is accurate, complete, and up-to-date. Knowingly submitting inaccurate, false, or misleading information may make you ineligible for consideration for employment opportunities, and in some cases where CAA rely upon such information, may lead to termination of employment with CAA. CAA takes all reasonable steps to ensure that information collected within the ATS by its employees and representatives is correct, however, CAA will rely upon you to access the ATS periodically to update or verify your personal information and to confirm your willingness to receive communications from CAA.

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*If you do not agree to the Data Protection Agreement, your application will not be processed and a candidate profile will not be created in CAA's Applicant Tracking System (ATS).

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