Director of Flight Operations

Date posted
5 Jan 2017
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Director of Flight Operations Job Description Zenon is delighted to be commissioned by a successful operation to source a Director of Flight Operations with experience on ATR Aircraft for a permanent position based in the Pacific Region.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the direct management of the Airlines Flight Operations department.


• Minimum 5 years’ experience in flight operations management and currently hols or have held an EASA/FAA ATPL or equivalent with an ATR 42/72 Operation.
• Extensive working knowledge of all aspects of flight operations management – technical, pilot contracts, training and standards, crew planning and scheduling, ETOPS, EFB, FDM, IOSA.
• Good knowledge of EASA/FAA regulations and ICAO
• Proven ability to interact with key reports – deputy (local), operations control and crew planning, training, standards, fleet managers.
• Proven ability to interact with key stakeholders – airline CEO, heads of corporate safety, engineering, inflight and ground services, HR.
• The ability to demonstrate excellent leadership skills and be able to contribute effectively in a fast-growing airline employing a multi-national workforce.
• Strong organizational ability combined with a proactive approach
• Good communicator who promotes teamwork and a positive working environment

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All applications will be handled in confidence.

Zenon Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.