Air Traffic Control Specialist

Chugach Alaska - FORT GREELY, AK

Posted: 12/30/2017
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Air Traffic Control Specialist-AK0101007

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Chugach Government Solutions (CGS) and subsidiaries…


Our Mission is to set the standard for first-class business services in the global market. We offer an exciting work environment, competitive compensation, and excellent benefits.


CGS is a unique organization, capable of meeting the needs of the government through a long-range program of business planning, training, and sound business practices. CGS is the federal division of Chugach Alaska Corporation (Chugach), one of the twelve original Native Regional Corporations formed under the Alaska Natives Claims Settlement Act of 1971.  Chugach is privately owned by Alaska Natives, and stock is not publicly traded.


CGS is a seasoned government contractor providing a wide span of services to our federal customers with over 25 years of experience in the industry.  We seek consistency in quality and actively innovate, finding new ways of doing business that adds value to our customers. CGS currently operates on Department of Defense installations sprinkled across the United States and at OCONUS locations spread across the globe. With 12 subsidiaries specializing in facility maintenance, IT/technical services, construction, and education services, CGS offers a unique depth of services equipped to support the most critical missions.


EEO/AA Employer; Shareholder Hire Preference.


Preference shall be given to eligible and qualified Chugach shareholders, spouses and descendants, and shareholders of other Alaska Native Corporations.  Chugach makes every effort to identify, hire, train, and promote shareholders.  Chugach is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  The company shall not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity (except where gender is a bona fide occupational qualification), national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, genetic information or any other factor protected by law.  CGS complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.




Summary/General Description of Job:


The incumbent is responsible for ensuring safe separation of aircraft, coordinating Air Traffic Control clearances, controlling all flight line activities of all transient aviation, maintaining Tower event logs, performing weather observer duties, and issuing all relevant notices and approvals for aviation transit activities through Allan Army Airfield, Fort Greely Alaska. 

Essential Duties & Job Functions:

  • Relays ATC clearances to inbound, outbound and over-flying aircraft, and provides airfield advisory service to arriving and departing aircraft.
  • Controls Tower Operator responsible for the effective operation of the Allan Army Airfield Control Tower.
  • Transmits Notices to Airmen (NOTAMs) as required and maintains Flight Information Publications (FLIPs).
  • Performs controller duties to include safe, orderly and expeditious flow of air traffic.
  • Controls and monitors all access and activity on the flightline Controlled Movement Area (CMA).
  • Performs other related work as assigned.

Accountable For:

  • Following common safety practices and use of proper protective equipment used in aviation.
  • Understanding and follow directions.
  • Communicating effectively orally and in writing.
  • Working cooperatively and safely with others on common projects.
  • Adherence to established CGS, LLC safety policies and good industrial and office safety practices.
  • Compliance with CGS, LLC Standard Operating Procedures and Personnel policies and procedures.




  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • One of the following:
  • Federal Aviation Administration Control Tower Operator certificate
  • Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Licensed Air Traffic Control (ATC) Specialist.
  • Two (2) years previous ATC experience.
  • VFR Control Tower experience required.
  • Ability to control aircraft in accordance with FAA 7110.65.
  • Must obtain rating within time limitations stated in Army Regulation AR 95-2
  • Relay METAR weather observations, logs data on appropriate form and transmits data as required.
  • Must be able to pass FAA Class IV Physical.
  • Ability to successfully communicate in the English language
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance at the Secret level, as applicable to the position requirement.
  • Ability to successfully pass any employment background check and/or drug testing required on the contract.


  • Five (5) years aviation work experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree in an aeronautical discipline or equivalent experience
  • Previous Military experience
  • Experience working on a federal installation


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  Regular Full-time

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