Ensure the safe takeoff and landing of commercial and military aircraft. Duties include coordination between air-traffic control and maintenance personnel; dispatching; using airfield landing and navigational aids; implementing airfield safety procedures; monitoring and maintaining flight records; and applying knowledge of weather information.
|Title||Employment||Change||Annual Average Openings||Typical education needed for entry|
|532022||Airfield Operations Specialists||111||117||6||5.41 %||4||1||3||High school diploma or equivalent |
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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