Accession Number : ADA190779

Title :   Flight Safety Officer and Chiefs of Safety. X-Prefix.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE OCCUPATIONAL MEASUREMENT CENTER RANDOLPH AFB TX

Personal Author(s) : Slovak, Jim

PDF Url : ADA190779

Report Date : Dec 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : This report represents the results of a detailed Air Force occupational survey of the FLight Safety Officers and Chiefs of Safety utilization areas (X-Prefix). This report was prepared in response to a request generated by Headquarters, Air Force Inspection and Safety Center. The survey was requested to gather data which would help define education and training of all Flight Safety Officers. Job invention booklets were administered to wing and squadron Flight Safety Officers. The job structure analysis resulted in identification of one job with two variations. Data reflect job variations are centered around tasks associated with conducting A, B, and Interim vs Class C and minor accident investigations. Comparisons were made among groups, such as overseas vs CONUS, officer rank MAJCOMS, and organizational level. No important differences were noted. The job satisfaction expressed by all Flight Safety Officers was very positive. Over 85 percent of the personnel indicated they performed interesting jobs and felt well utilized. Keywords: Job analysis, Air Force personnel, Air Force training.

Descriptors :   *AVIATION SAFETY, *FLIGHT CREWS, *JOB ANALYSIS, *OFFICER PERSONNEL, ACCIDENT INVESTIGATIONS, AIR FORCE PERSONNEL, JOBS, SURVEYS, AIR FORCE TRAINING, UNITED STATES, AIR FORCE PERSONNEL, IDENTIFICATION, JOB SATISFACTION, UTILIZATION, WINGS

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Military Aircraft Operations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE