By Ray Lang 899884
#519877 Applications are now being accepted for the position of Division Director for the VATPAC Division.
In order to be considered for this role you must be 18 years or older.

The Division Director is an important link of the VATSIM Network and the VATSIM Oceania Region. The duties listed below are intended for further delegation, in part, but ultimate responsibility lies with the Division Director. A Division Director is expected to be able to commit to at least 2 years to the job, and must take this into consideration before applying.

Reports to:

VATSIM Oceania Regional Director

Direct Reports:

Director, ATC Training
Director, Operations
Director, Events
Director, IT


Monitoring, reviewing, and enhancing all existing division programs, including training and membership
Inviting applications and appointing qualified personnel to fill vacant staff positions
Providing strong leadership, direction and vision to Division staff
Responsible for overall smooth operation of the VATPAC Division of VATSIM
Establishes and publishes VATPAC policies and duties of VATPAC Board of Directors
Conducts and chairs periodic meetings with VATPAC Board of Directors
Oversees the continued growth and maintenance of VATPAC information systems
Works directly with other Division Directors to foster international cooperation and the exchange of ideas
Communication to VATPAC Board of Directors and members
Monitor ATC ID Upgrades
Maintains an on line presence on the VATSIM Network
Produces a quarterly report to the VATSIM Oceania Regional Director
Work to improve the infrastructure of the Division, including the website and social media
Ensuring that an online presence of ATC is maintained which encourages maximum coverage, looking for growth opportunities.
Establish and maintain partnerships with Virtual Airlines, developing relationships for continued collaboration
Ensuring that events are arranged regularly, both within the division and in cooperation with adjacent divisions and regions.

Position Holder Attributes and Requirements:

Be a member of the VATPAC Division of VATSIM for a period longer than 12 months (prerequisite)
Be a member of good standing in VATSIM for more than two years at the time of application (prerequisite)
Be rated on VATSIM to no less than Controller Level (prerequisite)
Have good knowledge of the VATSIM Code of Conduct and Code of Regulations
Have proven ability in the management of a small group of people
Be able to work well within a voluntary organisation
Have proven ability with the use of VATSIM Approved Controller Client Software
Have proven ability with the use of Flight Simulation and VATSIM Approved Pilot Client Software

Members interested in being considered for the role should apply by outlining their experience and suitability for the role and providing information addressing each of the Position Holder Attributes and Requirements listed above via email to