Deck Coordinator, DECK

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Incident Positions
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  • Coordinates helibase landing area for personnel and cargo movement.
  • Establishes emergency landing areas.
  • Insures crash/rescue procedures are understood by deck personnel.
  • Establishes and marks landing pads.
  • Insures sufficient personnel are available to load/unload personnel/cargo safely.
  • Insures posting of deck area.
  • Provides for vehicle control.
  • Supervises deck personnel, load masters, parking tenders.
  • Insures dust abatement measures are met.
  • Insures proper manifesting and load calculations are completed.
  • Insures air traffic control operation is coordinated with TOLC.

Position Knowledge and/or Requirements

  • Qualified TOLC.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely.
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