Flight Operations Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00000783-1
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2019
  • Recruiter: Anne Jagger Recruitment
  • Location: Kidlington
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Sector: Administration, Call Centre / Customer Service, Business Support, Other
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Karen Londesborough
  • Email: k.londesborough@annejagger.com
  • Telephone: 01993 778541

Job Description

Anne Jagger Recruitment are working with an exciting start up training provider business within the aviation sector based in Kidlington. We are currently seeking a permanent Flight Operations Assistant to join a busy and growing team. This is an exciting and unique working environment and the key responsibility of this role is to ensure the safe and efficient delivery of the daily flight planning programme for all aircraft and simulator sorties and to work closely with student pilots who will require experienced guidance from the operations assistant as they look to undertake their flying training.

Key Duties:

  • To assist in scheduling all aircraft and simulator sorties and briefing sessions on the Flying Programme, using FlightLogger, EASA training requirements and Instructor availability

  • To ensure adherence of the Flying Programme to relevant regulations and operational procedures

  • To maintain up-to-date awareness of the actual and forecast weather situation enroute and the serviceability of essential enroute and terminal facilities affecting the operated route

  • To assist in the completion and submission of Flight Plans to achieve the flying programme

  • To liaise with Airport operations to ensure the efficient delivery of the planned Flying Programme including:

    •          Organising refuelling of the aircraft and file fuel receipts
    •          Managing the aircraft movements at the home airport, ensuring the required aircraft are out and                   ready to fly for the first daily sortie and Hangered at the end of the day.
    •          Other activities as required

The ideal candidate must have previous Flight Planning and Operational experience and sound knowledge of national and international aviation regulations and the effect on day to day operational requirements.

Previous or current knowledge or an interest in the aviation sector is essential.

The annual salary for this position will be up to £25,000 per annum depending on skills and experience and a flexible approach to working hours is essential as this position will involve working an early/late and weekends shift pattern on a rota basis.

For more details about this position and the full range of our temporary and permanent roles in Witney and many other Oxfordshire locations, please contact out Witney recruitment office and do also visit our website www.annejagger.com as we do not advertise ALL of our available opportunities.

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Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, age, marital status, religion, colour, age, race, disability or sexual orientation. Each candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the tasks of the specific role.

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