Job ID: 2315649
Location: OKLAHOMA CITY, OK, United States
Date Posted: Nov 20, 2023
Category: Program Management
Subcategory: Program Mgmt
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Deputy Academy Program Manager
We are looking for experienced Deputy Program Manager to provide overall management and direction of the SAIC team providing air traffic controller training at the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Academy in Oklahoma City, OK, under the Controller Training Solutions (CTS) contract.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is responsible for ensuring that air traffic control specialists provide the flying public with a high level of safety and professionalism. A well-trained Air Traffic Control (ATC) workforce plays an essential role in fulfilling this responsibility. The FAA employs more than 14,000 air traffic controllers. They work in air traffic facilities of varying sizes, safely separating more than 50,000 aircraft in the National Airspace System (NAS) each day.
To provide such air traffic services, the FAA trains new air traffic control specialists and provides recurrent training to current air traffic control specialists. The FAA utilizes Contractor-provided instructional services at the FAA Academy in Oklahoma City and at FAA ATC facilities around the country to ensure these training needs are met. The scope of the contractor-provided services includes all training and training program support to successfully train and prepare students to become fully certified air traffic controllers. SAIC must provide training and training related support services as required for all types and levels of ATC facilities.
SAIC is looking for an experienced Deputy Program Manager for the FAA Academy training program. This individual is responsible for assisting the CTS Program Manager in overseeing and directing the activities of all contract personnel providing support at the FAA Academy under this contract. This individual must be located in Oklahoma City, OK and will work on-site at the FAA Academy. The CTS team at the FAA Academy has in excess of 500 full, part-time and casual instructors and other technical and administrative support personnel. The Deputy Program Manager should have expertise in the following areas: Program Management and Training Support that includes classroom training, simulation/laboratory training, and monitoring of student progress.
This position would include a few months of overlap with the incumbent Deputy Academy PM before taking over full program management responsibilities.
Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.
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