Ø Plan, organize and coordinate his/her particular air traffic service in order to satisfy the reasonable requirements of the aviation community this includes convening of Unit meetings and external client interaction as required.
Ø Define new operational requirements in the short term in order to maintain and enhance the ATS, making the necessary recommendations for implementation and managing approved implementation
Ø Provide on-the-job training to ensure competence of staff for the issuance of licenses and validation of ratings and manage the administration of on the job training.
Ø Assist PM Regional Airports/MATS’s with Unit Investigations on air traffic related incidents
Ø Implement preventative measure aimed at eliminating breaches in service standards
Ø Maintain records and report on traffic activity and all other phrases of operations for particular services as may be required by ATNS
Ø Propose changes to and support the PM in maintaining Station Standing Instructions for the TWR
Ø Maintain a relevant and adequate level of knowledge of current service position in accordance with SARPS.
Ø Actively promote and manage safety through the companies Safety Management System
Ø Report on the serviceability of all the necessary facilities, technical equipment and maintains updated publications required for ATS personnel to successfully function
Ø Ensure that ATC and associated services operate efficiently and is administered according to prescribed practices, policies and business rules
Ø Support PM and M: ATS to ensure that all relevant contractual obligations of ATNS in terms of contractual air traffic service provision are met
Ø Direct and schedule the work of personnel under control, to conform to approved/prescribed ATC procedures and practices, thus ensuring that the service is continuous, and standards are met.
Ø Maintain discipline at the Unit and convene disciplinary and incapacity hearings.
Ø Perform Human Resource activities for staff such as Performance Management, Training and Development Planning, Leave management etc.