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Aviation Regulatory Inspector

Security Careers

Duties and Responsibilities:  Incumbent performs a mixture of basic and routine (but progressively more difficult) assessments/investigations of airport and air carriers to determine security posture; Monitors compliance with applicable transportation security policies, regulations, and agreements; Identifies potential problem areas or deviations from prescribed standards; Ensures overall adequacy, effectiveness, and efficiency of security posture.  Under limited managerial direction, determines when enforcement action should be initiated and recommends the type of action and level of penalty.  Provides guidance to airport(s) and air carriers on the development and/or modification of security plans to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements. 

Key Skills

  • Knowledge of the concepts, principles, and methods of aviation security programs and policies, including compliance and enforcement.
  • Skill in writing inspection/investigation narrative reports.
  • Skill in analyzing potential problems or deviations from security standards to coordinate development of security plans and corrective action compliance plans
  • Skill in communicating verbally in order to convey inspection/investigation findings and    recommendations 
Latest revision: 14 January 2013