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HCF Hiring a Mentor!

Post by Austin Wilkins » Wed Dec 05, 2018 5:04 am

Mentor Application Process
I. The prospective Mentor Candidate shall submit the written application to the ATM/DATM via email
II. They must have a resume submitted with the written application
III. Cover letter optional
IV. Incomplete applications will not be considered and discarded
V. Upon receipt of the completed application, the ATM/DATM will contact the prospective Mentor Candidate for an interview/discussion
VI. If the ATM/DATM accepts the application, the candidate shall become a Mentor Candidate and undergo training


Mentor Written Application
1. Why do you want to become a Mentor?
2. How many hours per month do you control in HCF?
3. What do you think are the key values of a leader? How do you demonstrate these values?
4. As a staff member, you are held to a higher standard than the average controller. How do you plan to achieve and maintain this?
5. What is your single best quality to contribute to the a) ARTCC b) Training Department?
6. Are you willing to work in a team environment? Why or why not?
7. How will you keep other HCF controllers motivated to a) control b)train?
8. Have you ever given advice to a VATSIM member?
9. Do you have any disciplinary history with VATSIM? If yes, explain.
10. What skills do you possess that others do not?

Additionally, please submit a resume (required) and cover letter (optional). Your cover letter should outline your goals and any other relevant information not found in your resume.

Upon receipt and review of your application, you may be contacted for an interview. After the interview, you may be asked to complete any remaining VATUSA Academy S1 and S2 CBTs. In addition, you will have to complete the Instructor CBT found in the VATUSA Academy.

Submit complete applications (or questions) to management [at] hcfartcc.net

Incomplete or incorrect applications will not be considered and will be discarded
Austin Wilkins (AW) | SUP
Deputy Air Traffic Manager
Honolulu Control Facility
Former TA, EC | ZSE
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