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ASOG 2022 Focus Area: Career Management
Posted By: ASOG Career Center
“This Short Notice – Short Response Time” job announcement came into the ASOG in-box last night. This is US focused, but your country (if a participant in the OSCE) might have a similar job opening in the OSCE. If you miss this opportunity, keep checking for another opening in the future.
PAE-REACT is seeking US citizen candidates for nomination to the following seconded position at the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) in the security sector. Please apply for and/or circulate the following vacancies to your professional network(s) at the earliest time.
EXTENDED! The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine is seeking (2) Technical Monitoring Officers / UAV Operators (OPE000009), a senior professional with a first-level university degree in a relevant field, 6+ years of progressively responsible professional experience, including 1+ year in the field of civilian or military aviation strongly preferred.
The position requires: experience piloting military or civilian manned aircrafts (helicopters or planes); experience operating small to large multi-rotor or fixed-wing UAVs in a military, law enforcement or commercial setting; experience in planning aerial operations, or on projects related to unmanned aviation; experience working in a demanding and constantly changing operational environment; sound organizational skills, with the ability to communicate clearly and concisely and work to tight deadlines under minimum supervision; strong diplomatic skills, cultural sensitivity and political judgement; strong analytical and report writing skills; gender awareness and sensitivity, as well as the ability to integrate a gender perspective into tasks and activities; ability to cope with physical hardship and willingness to work extra hours and in an environment with limited infrastructure; proven resilience to high stress environments; ability to work as a member of a team, with people of different cultures, religions, genders, and political views.
Desirable: current UAV or remotely piloted aircraft system license provided by national aviation authorities or internationally recognized UAV training centers; working knowledge of Russian and/or Ukrainian language(s); experience in utilizing image and video editing software; experience in analyzing aerial images and in identifying military equipment; experience in using Geographic Information System (GIS) applications; possession of 'C' driving license. The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce. Qualified US citizens are invited to apply for this OSCE seconded post ASAP, but no later than 11:59pm (GMT -5) Wednesday, 26 January 2022 at https://www.pae.com/current-opportunities-react
In order to receive full consideration, interested applicants are advised to:
- Review the full vacancy notice located at the OSCE website and accessible via the PAE-REACT link next to the relevant post at https://www.pae.com/current-opportunities-react;
- Create (or revise) an online PAE-REACT application and enter the relevant vacancy number at: https://www.pae.com/apply-work-react by 11:59pm (GMT -5) 26 January 2022; and
- Ensure that the cover letter entered in the application addresses the requirements of the post noted in the full vacancy notice; and that the applicant’s work history fields of the application address the responsibilities of the post.
- Only US citizens are eligible to apply. Only finalists will be contacted. PAE-REACT will interview short-listed candidates to make nominations by the OSCE closing date.
Thanks and kind regards,
MELISSA L. STONE, PHD
REACT SENIOR RECRUITING MANAGER & FOCAL POINT FOR US ELECTION OBSERVERS
1320 N. Courthouse Rd. Suite 700
Arlington, VA 22201