8 months ago
This is an exciting career opportunity as a3rd shiftDispatcher for Ameriflight LLC, the largest airline Part 135 cargo in the world. In this role, reporting to the Operations Base Manager, you will coordinate ground and airborne flight operations in conjunction with scheduled and special requirements of customers, working closely with Flight and Maintenance departments as well as Line Service personnel. Duties and responsibilities include interacting with customers to transport high priority work with critical delivery cut-off times, making critical go/no-go flight release decisions with pilots to ensure safe operations under FAR part 135 while striving to fully utilize all available aircraft and aircrew on revenue flights. You will prepares effective and timely contingency plans to recover from services disruptions due to problems with the weather, ATC, aircraft emergencies, etc., and you will monitor and follow airborne flight movements during your shift.
A college degree is preferable. A high school diploma or equivalent along with active college or trade school enrollment is acceptable. Dispatch license also preferred.
A strong applicant will have 2+ years related aviation/air cargo experience; or equivalent combination of education and aviation/air cargo experience. Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, government regulations, and procedure manuals, and understand technical instructions furnished in written or verbal form; write routine reports and correspondence; effectively use various Windowsbased applications and office programs; and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Must possess andmaintain a valid driver's license and be eligible for required FAA, airport, and/or Customs identification, seals,and authorizations.
Salary commensurate with experience. Competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability, 401K, vacation and sick time, and tuition reimbursement