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Instrument Flight Rules Air Traffic Controller Posted on Dec 04, 2017 by NAV CANADA

  • Location Leduc, AB
  • Earnings $103,157.00 to $151,255.00 annually
  • Work Hours 34 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jan 28, 2018
Job Requirements






Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Flight Service Specialist Specific Skills

Alert airport emergency services when necessary

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

NAV Canada Training Program


1 to less than 7 months

Air Traffic Controller Specific Skills

  • Relay information to pilots in flight
  • Maintain radio and telephone contact with other control centres
  • Direct air traffic within assigned air space
  • Alert airport emergency services when necessary

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Airport security clearance
  • Medical exam
  • Criminal record check
  • Enhanced reliability security clearance

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Jan 28, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Instrument Flight Rules Air Traffic Controller is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Air Traffic Controllers
NOC code: 2272.1

Interest in controlling flow of air traffic using radar monitors, radios and other communication equipment and visual references


Interest in co-ordinating information to maintain radio and telephone contact with control towers, terminal control units and other area control centers


Interest in speaking with pilots to issue take-off and landing instructions; and in directing activities of all moving aircraft and service vehicles on and near airport runways

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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