Position:  Loadmaster
Location:  Bagram, Afghanistan
Job Id:  316
# of Openings:  2

PURPOSE:
Serve as Flight Attendant/Loadmaster onboard aircraft operating under FAA Part 135 flight rules on a DOD OCONUS contract, providing passenger/cargo transport as well as aerial delivery support of the DOD client in an austere environment
Incumbent will be responsible for providing safe transport of passengers and cargo as assigned by the company and the DOD customer.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES:
1.Receives cargo/passenger load briefing and reviews load plan and cargo documentation.
2.Accomplishes load planning of cargo/passenger loads if required. Reviews aircraft forms for condition of aircraft.
3.Supervises cargo/passenger loading and off-loading operations with special emphasis on the marshalling of vehicles around or near the aircraft. Directs the placement of material handling equipment to accomplish cargo on/off loading operations.
4.Ensures cargo/passengers are placed per load plans. Confirms weight of cargo or weighs cargo to assure correct weight and cargo restraint requirements per criteria and directs and checks the application of cargo restraint equipment. Checks cargo/passenger loads against manifests. Computes and completes aircraft weight and balance documentation
5.Ensures availability of fleet service equipment (as applicable) and passenger comfort items.
6.Accomplishes passenger briefings to include the use of emergency equipment, demonstrates the use of passenger emergency oxygen systems, life vests and evacuation procedures.
7.Accomplishes in-flight checks per flight manual procedures. Monitors cargo and provides for passenger comfort.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
Experience Requirements:
Preferred: DOD Aircraft Loadmaster Experience or Equivalent Civilian Training
Preferred: To have at least one year of experience DoD contracting experience in OCONUS austere environments/locations
 

Education Requirements:
Minimum High School diploma 
Preferred: Undergraduate degree
 

Unique skills or certifications:
 
1.DOD Aircraft Loadmaster Training or Civilian Equivalent
2.Preferred: Experience in aerial delivery
3.Preferred: Experience using NVG in an aviation environment

Minimum: Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security clearance at the Secret level (U.S. citizenship required) 
Preferred: Holds a current and active U.S. Security clearance at the Secret level (U.S. citizenship required).
 
 Physical Requirements:
Incumbent is required to: be able to lift a minimum of 120 Lbs., perform as an aircraft crew member aboard an aircraft for up to 10 hours a day, be exposed to a wide variety of weather conditions while working outside including but not limited to extreme heat, cold and adverse weather conditions.
 

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