Air Traffic Controllers are responsible for coordinating the in air movements of air traffic around an airport, to ensure that planes do not enter each others airspace, and to organize landings and takeoffs in as efficient a manner as possible to prevent accidents and delays.
Air Traffic Controller Tasks
Use proper inter and intra facility coordination techniques.
Schedule and watch airspace.
Monitors flight dispatch, base operations, ASR radar, PAR radar and approach control.
Train and supervise other employees.