Job Summary

, United States, North America
Career Level:
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type:
Full time

UAV Mission Commander


  • Active DoD clearance or eligible to obtain a DoD clearance 
  • Active passport Medical letter (physician letterhead & signature) stating candidate is in good health for deployment for a minimum of 1 year
  • Dental letter (dentist letterhead & signature) stating possible candidate is in good health for deployment for a minimum of 1 year
  • Current certifications involving your flight experience should be included.


  • Execute flight and mission planning prior to flight using all applicable publications, weather sources, and intelligence
  • Coordinate airspace integration with all controlling agencies and participating units
  • Facilitate mission briefs conducted in accordance with checklists and complete flight risk assessment
  • Initiate pre-flight checklist and coordinate taxi movement request clearances from appropriate agencies
  • Monitor flight path for safety of navigation and ensure appropriate checklists are completed, along with mission progress, flight parameters, and safety of navigation and make adjustments to the mission as required
  • Ensure appropriate clearance is received for the return portion of flight
  • Coordinate with controlling agencies and using appropriate emergency procedures when necessary.


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Job keywords/tags:  mission , planning , navigation , coordination , flight

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