Reporting to the Flight Planning & ATC Duty Manager, the Flight Planning & ATC Controller is responsible for monitoring and coordinating the operational flying programme from a navigational perspective. Ensuring that all operational flight paperwork is distributed accurately and safely in accordance with all Company and statutory requirements, this position plays a vital role in the achievement of Jet2.com's 'On Time Performance' targets.
The Flight Planning & ATC Controller will provide a proactive approach to the daily supervision of the flight planning process with particular attention to weather, air traffic restrictions and other potential issues that may have an adverse impact. Through developing effective communication channels with internal and external customers, you will guide your team to deliver accurate and timely flight paperwork to maintain programme stability and minimise ATC delays. The accuracy of information communicated and recorded is of the highest importance in this role, ensuring that all flight information, flight reports and statistics are up to date in the flight management system. You will ensure the team is working towards minimising flight cost, supporting our Operational Teams in the air and on the ground. In addition, you will update flight support notices and training material as required. This is shift base to cover the 24 hours a day, 7 days a week operation.
The successful candidate will have experience in an airline operations environment. You will be highly organised with good people management skills, and the ability to deliver training. Along with this, you will have strong written and verbal communication skills and a pro-active approach to communication.
In return, we offer an excellent salary and benefits package with fantastic opportunities for progression in a growing business.
This is a great opportunity to be part of an exciting forward thinking business. We operate scheduled leisure flights to holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, the Canary Islands and to European Leisure Cities from our 9 UK bases.
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