DMS International is a professional services firm headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland, with work locations throughout the continental United States. We prepare managers and executives to lead their workforce through customized learning solutions that drive the standards of an ever-changing world. We build creative, unique and engaging learning experiences for commercial, civilian and defense organizations. Our high-caliber talent, delivery methodology and innovative solutions contribute to preparing a workforce that is ready for the future. You can join us on this journey to bring efficiency and creativity to our customers.

At DMS, we are the catalyst for effective workforce transformation. To achieve this, we hire professionals who take pride in doing quality work and who are excited about contributing to the professional development of tomorrow's leaders.

DMS seeks candidates that possess and display the attributes that reflect our Core Values of:

* Quality in delivering solutions,

* Integrity in conduct, and

* Responsiveness to our customer’s mission.

Technical Instructor

DMS International is seeking a Technical Instructor to provide the instructional delivery of technical training of those courses managed by FAA Academy Technical Operations Training Division (AMA-400). Working under the Program Manager, the Technical Instructor will administer theoretical and practical training in one or more subjects on assigned NAS equipment and systems for field technical experts involved with the installation, maintenance, repair, and certification of such equipment and systems. All technical instruction is done in accordance with FAA training standards, policies, and guidelines such as, but not limited to, the latest versions of FAA Order 3000.57, “Air Traffic Organization Technical Operations Training and Personnel Certification Programs.”

Specific Tasks

  • Delivers training for instructional courses
  • Conducts Classroom administration, to include, but not limited to:
    • Conducting student orientation on the first day of class as indicated on the Student Orientation Briefing slides or other provided media;
    • Taking initial roll call, indicating any changes and notifying appropriate FAA office regarding any No Shows;
    • Maintaining a class roster;
    • Submitting final grades to appropriate FAA office;
    • Proposing recommendations for improvements, based on class outcomes at the conclusion of each class, to the appropriate FAA office.
  • Identifies the need for additional classroom resources and communicating these needs to the appropriate FAA office.
  • Follows prepared lesson plans and ensures stated course objectives are presented. Lesson plans and student materials provide a roadmap for the delivery and identified expected outcomes.
  • Measures student performance by using skill practices and tests.
  • Uses course curriculum to help ensure that operational objectives are achieved.
  • Utilizes such teaching methods as lecture, lab demonstrations, remedial discussion, and coaching.
  • Uses teaching aids such as, but not limited to, lesson plans, student guides, lab guides, handouts, wall charts, prepared notes, and use of actual lab equipment.
  • Is required to learn and become proficient on all safety-related procedures and guidelines for the equipment they will be conducting training. This training will be provided, as required, by the FAA Course Coordinator or his/her designate.

Education & Experience

  • Candidate must either have an Electrical Engineering or Electronics Technology, Baccalaureate Degree from an accredited College or University, or
  • An Electronic Technology or Electro-Mechanics Technology, Associate degree or vocational certificate, or
  • A Government, Private Sector, or military specific training on same or similar NAS system(s).
  • At least four (4) years in any combination of the following positions:
    • Technical (hands-on)
      • Government or Private Industry Electrical Engineering,
      • Electronics Technology,
      • Electro-Mechanics Technology,
      • Information Systems.
    • Instructional
      • Government or Private Industry Electronics Technology or Mechanical Electronics Technology.
  • Specialized FAA System Experience: Shall have a minimum of two (2) years working or instructing experience in at least one (1) of the following designated FAA specialty areas:
    • Radar
    • Navigation
    • Communications
    • Environmental
    • Weather
    • Information/Automation Systems
    • Power
  • This position does not require FAA equipment certification or Logistics Management certification.

Job Location: Oklahoma City, OK