Permanent / Full Time

€35,000 - €40,000

Ref 545939

Flight Dispatcher

  • Attractive salary
  • No night shifts
Our client, Malta based EASA licenced air operator focused on expeditionary mission and aero-medical services, aircraft management and CAMO services, charter and cargo services, is looking for Operations Controller / Flight Dispatcher.

Candidate will report to Ground Operations Manager.

Responsibilities include:

You will work a shift system providing cover to the operations programme through a combination of office and remote on call cover.

The Operations Controller is responsible to the DGO for the following:
  • The preparation of flight programa in order to meet Company requirements, including the scheduling of training flights in all aspects.
  • Ensuring the provision of any information required before a flight including, in particular, current weather reports and up-to-date NOTAMs, and notifying aircrew of any potential hazard to safety.
  • Preparation of pre-flight documentation, Crew Briefs, airfield, customs and diplomatic clearances where required, applying for slots, provision of fuel, handling services and hotel accommodation.

  • Knowledge of EASA regulations, especially Flight Duty Limitations.
  • Ability to read aerodrome charts and use of the Jeppesen Software.
  • Assist Sales department with Flight Feasibility and Aircraft Performances
  • The co-ordination of all signals relating to flight delay / re-routes to third party service provides such as ground handlers, fuel suppliers, caterers and airport authorities.
  • Maintaining a Watch Log, recording all incidents, actions, communication, etc, relevant to the flight programme, and the preparation of a written, accurate Handover / Status Report for the oncoming shift.
  • Maintaining a close liaison with Engineering on all matters concerning the continued serviceability of the Company`s fleet with specific regard to maintaining contract commitments and schedules.
 Ideal candidate’s profile:

  • Have a sound understanding of world wide flight operations procedures.
  • Be trained in flight planning and dispatch - preferably with a certificate / dispatch license
  • Computer literate
  • Fully conversant with spoken and written English - Malta Office
  • Living in Malta with rights to Work in EU
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Highly motivated and flexible
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Well organized, with excellent time management
  • Ability to prioritize
  • Knowledge of PPS Flight Planning System / APG / FL3XX is beneficial but not a must.

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This role was posted by Anna Novyk.

Anna Novyk

Talent Partner