Airborne Global Solutions

Supervisor Flight Control

Position: Supervisor Flight Control

Base Pay:
Employee Type: Full-Time Leads Others: Yes
Required Education: High School Diploma/GED Required Experience: 4 Years
Travel Required: Position Close Date: When Filled

Available to Current Global Flight Source Employees Only

Location:  Wilmington, Ohio

What you will do:
The Supervisor of Flight Control will supervise daily/nightly Flight Control operations; initiate/follow though/complete contingency plans for flight operations; assure compliance to all applicable FAR's; collect all data for accident/incident investigations of aircraft mishaps; maintain account of all normal and non-normal operations; plan and monitor progress of contract flights to resolve problems as they occur; issue Enhanced Weather Information System (EWINS) forecasts when necessary; perform duties of aircraft dispatcher as needed; evaluate weather and fuel requirements, including daily arrival fuel; evaluate aircraft performance; monitor flight progress; assure that all proper slots and permits are in place for all international flights; perform weather observations; interface with customer base; execute all supervisory functions to include hiring, firing, counseling, evaluating; perform other duties as required. Serve as on-call point of contact on a rotating weekend basis.

What you need:

  • Must have HSD/GED
  • FAA Aircraft Dispatcher's license
  • NWS Aviation Weather Observer's license
  • 4 years as aircraft dispatcher with FAR 121 carrier or 2  years with GFS as a dispatcher
  • 2 years computer flight planning experience
  • Enhanced Weather Information Systems (EWINS) certified or complete certification within one year
  • PC proficiency
  • Excellent written/oral communication skills
  • Flexibility/adaptability in decision making
  • Ability to lift objects weighing varous amounts up to 40 lb

Preferred Skills:

  • Pilot's license
  • Experience as aircraft dispatcher lead/supervisor
  • College coursework in supervisory/management field
  • Supervisory experience