*A reliable and highly rated airline needs the services of a competent airline dispatcher to ensure the safety and comfort of passengers aboard flights.
*The successful candidate will be able to work independently, perform effectively in a team and build trust relationships with passengers.
*The goal is to maximise revenue growth and enhance customer satisfaction.
*The Aircraft Dispatcher is a licensed airman certificated by the Federal Aviation Administration.
*He/She has joint responsibility with the captain for the safety and operational control of flights under his/her guidance.
*He/She authorises, regulates and controls commercial airline flights according to government and company regulations to expedite and ensure safety of flight.
*He/She is also responsible for economics, passenger service and operational control of day to day flight operations.
*He/She analyses and evaluates meteorological information to determine potential hazards to safety of flight and to select the most desirable and economic route of flight.
*He/She computes the amount of fuel required for the safe completion of flight according to type of aircraft, distance of flight, maintenance limitations, weather conditions and minimum fuel requirements prescribed by federal aviation regulations.
*He/She prepares flight plans containing information such as maximum allowable take off and landing weights, weather reports, field conditions, NO TAMS and many other informational components required for the safe completion of flight.
*He/She prepares and signs the dispatch release which is the legal document providing authorisation for a flight to depart.
*He/She delays or cancels flights if unsafe conditions threaten the safety of his/her aircraft or passengers.
*He/She monitors weather conditions, aircraft position reports, and aeronautical navigation charts to evaluate the progress of flight.
*He/She updates the pilot in command of significant changes to weather or flight plan and recommends flight plan alternates, such as changing course, altitude and, if required, en route landings in the interest of safety and economy.
*He/She originates and disseminates flight information to others in his/her company including stations and reservations.
*This is the source of information provided to the travelling public.
*He/She has undergone extensive training to have earned the coveted Aircraft.
*Dispatcher's certificate having taken and passed both an extensive oral examination and the comprehensive Dispatch ADX test, administered by the Federal Aviation Administration.
*These tests are equivalent to the same Air Transport Pilot (ATP) written and oral examinations that an airline captain must successfully complete.
*He/She participates in frequent and detailed recurrent training courses covering aircraft systems, company operations policy, meteorology and Federal Air Regulations as required by the FAA.
*Performing the pre-flight duties as the cabin crew prepare for the flight.
*Providing the pilot with the advised route for an individual flight.
*Assessing weather reports and informing the pilot of any hazards.
*Making checks on aircraft maintenance issues.
*Reviewing aircraft weight, fuel loads and cargo loads.
*General duties to ensure the aircraft is safe and ready to fly.
*Reporting to air traffic control and airport staff about departure times, and after departure, providing reports on aircraft status and predicted arrival times.
Minimum of OND/BSC
*Must be physically fit.
*Must have good communication Skills.
HOW TO APPLY
Interested applicants should forward their ,CVs name, qualifications, post applying for to the hr.macdanglobal @gmail.com OR their mobile number in the message box or mobile number stated on this advert. Not abiding to this advice will lead to total disqualification. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted