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NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY
HUMAN RESOURCES SERVICES

POSITION CLASSIFICATION DESCRIPTION


Position Classification Title: UAS Safety Analyst
Position Classification Code: R3003
Job Family: Instruct/Research/Pub Srvc
Pay Level: 10
Exempt Status: Exempt
This description is intended to describe the general nature of the work being performed. It is not intended to be a complete list of specific duties of any particular position. Duties, responsibilities and bargaining unit eligibility may vary based on the specific tasks assigned to the position.
Purpose of Classification:
Responsible for the safety analysis of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS/UAV) and operational planning of UAS flights.
Standard Duties:
Supervise, direct, delegate, and evaluate work of assigned staff Review UAS technical, performance, operational, and maintenance data on UAS. Perform risk analysesUtilize safety, reliability, engineering, and/or best industry methods for operational assessments. Plan and implement flights of UAS in the national airspace system. Perform related duties as required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Principles and practices of organization and administration. Principles of supervision, training, and performance evaluation.
Short- and long-range planning; problem analysis and resolution; report preparation and presentation; public contact and relations; oral and written communication.
Direct, evaluate, train, and supervise the work of assigned personnel; develop and maintain effective working relationships; maintain accurate and orderly records; use independent judgment and initiative; organize and direct activities; analyze and evaluate information.
Minimum Qualifications:
   Education- Bachelor's degree in a related field.
   Experience- Ten (10) years of experience directly related to the standard duties as outlined.
   Equivalency- Any equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience as approved by Human Resource Services.
   Certifications/License-
   Departmental Requirements-
   Special Requirements-