Title: Internship–Integrated Aviation Analysis, ANB
Organisation: International Civil Aviation Organization
Location: Montreal, Canada
Closing Date: 30 November 2020
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Working Pattern: Full Time
Sponsors international candidates? Not Stated
The Air Navigation Bureau (ANB) is responsible for providing technical guidance to the Air Navigation Commission (ANC), the Council, and the Assembly. The Air Navigation Bureau provides technical expertise in aviation-related disciplines to States, industry and all elements of the Organization. The Bureau is also responsible for maintaining and implementing the Global Aviation Safety Plan (GASP) and Global Air Navigation Plan (GANP), including its aviation system block upgrades as well as producing yearly safety and air navigation status reports. The Bureau develops technical studies and proposals for Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs), and Procedures for Air Navigation Services (PANS) for further processing by the governing bodies of ICAO. The Bureau also develops related procedures and guidance material. The Bureau also manages the Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP) and Continuous Monitoring Approach that monitors all States on a continuous basis.
The incumbent reports to the Chief, Integrated Aviation Analysis Section. S/he will support the collection, validation and analysis of multiple types of data and information used to assess risks in the global air transportation system. In this context, s/he may work assisting the ICAO Secretariat and other stakeholder organizations involved in collaborative information sharing initiatives.
Role and Responsibilities
Under the supervision of Chief, Integrated Aviation Analysis Section, the intern will:
Support ongoing research to determine statistical relevance of potential predictive safety indicators used to evolve ICAO’s proactive safety analysis processes.
Assist in the development of statistical models used in proactive safety management.
Assist in the maintenance of the ICAO Accident/Incident Data Reporting (ADREP) system by supporting the collection, classification and archiving of data contained in accident and incident reports provided to ICAO by its Member States.
Support internal quality assurance processes used to determine the accuracy, validity, consistency and timeliness of ICAO data sources
Experience, Skills and Qualifications
At the time of application, candidates are required to have completed or be enrolled in a graduate degree programme (second-level university degree or higher) in a field of study related to statistics. Applicants pursuing studies in countries where higher education is not divided into undergraduate and graduate stages should have completed at least four years of full-time studies at a university or equivalent institution towards the completion of a degree.
Fluent reading, writing and speaking abilities in English.
A working knowledge of a second language of the Organization (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, or Spanish).
To apply, please visit ICAO’s e-Recruitment website.
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