Comprehensive Air Traffic Service Course
The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) is launching the Comprehensive Air Traffic Service Course (CATS15) to recruit young, competent men and women who will join the country's elite line of Air Traffic Management Officers (ATMOs).
A. General Qualifications
1. Natural born citizen of the Philippines
3. not more than twenty-six (26) years old as of March 28,2020,
4. physically, mentally and psychologically fit,
5. of good moral character,
6. with good command of oral and written English
7. without criminal, civil or administrative case, and
8. has not been dishonorably separated from Government or private service.
B. Additional Qualifications: Air Traffic Management Officer (ATMO)
1. Baccalaureate degree holder of any course,
2. computer literate, and3. with 20/20 vision without corrective lenses, and not color blind.
Submit accomplished application forms with:
- Diploma - authenticated copy
- Transcript of Records - authenticated copy
- Birth Certificate - photocopy
- Police Clearance - original copy
- NBI Clearance - original copy
- 2 pcs. of 2" x 2" photo (colored picture with white background)
Applications with incomplete requirements will not be accepted.
Applicants must pass the nationwide examination on March 28, 2020 (Saturday) to be held simultaneously in the Civil Aviation Training Center (CATC) in Pasay City and in the designated Testing Centers of Lipa, Baguio, Tuguegarao, Puerto Princesa, Legazpi, Iloilo, Bacolod, Cebu, Tacloban, Zamboanga, Cagayan De Oro and Davao. Successful examinees will undergo panel interview and physical examinations.
Successful applicants will be trained for free. However, there will be no allowance or any form of remuneration during the training period. Food, accommodation, uniforms and transportation will not be provided.
Philippine Air Traffic Management Officer's Salary
The starting salary for an entry level Air Traffic Management Officer (ATMO I) is at ₱51,155.00 (Salary Grade 20) per month (Regular Employee/Plantilla Item Holder) plus about ₱4,000.00 monthly allowance (₱2,000.00 PERA+₱2,000.00 OSP). ATMO Assistants (Job Order) are paid on a daily and no work, no pay basis, with a rate of ₱2,000.00
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