Saudi Arabia, Middle East

Senior Aviation Meteorologist

Job Summary:

The Senior Aviation Meteorologist will be responsible for managing the meteorological office at Dammam Saudi Arabia.

Responsibilities and Duties:

 Senior Aviation Meteorologists are to prepare and deliver meteorological briefings and forecasts to customers and designated Company operational staff. This includes, but is not restricted to:

  • Analyze weather products / data, such as; Computer Model Data, Textual Weather Data, SIGMETs, AIRMETs, Satellite Images, Radar Imagery, etc., in order to produce operational weather briefings and forecasts.
  • Interact widely with various decision makers across the program to ensure that the forecasting outputs meet the needs.
  • Effectively communicate technical weather information via written or verbal format.
  • Prepare and deliver daily TAFs for designated airfields.
  • Prepare and deliver written weather synopses for Dispatch and Crew use.
  • Produce and deliver destination, alternate, and enroute airport TAFs, when no official TAF is produced or available.
  • Act as designated liaison officer with regards to station management and arranging work for staff.
  • Oversee a team of meteorologists and work with the observing staff as necessary to ensure coverage for critical forecasts.
  • Maintain a watch for hazards, and report on hazards and incidents as required.
  • Manage staff by organizing rostering and performance of station support duties.
  • Report regularly on administrative matters.

Position Requirements & Attributes:

  • Bachelor Degree in Meteorology and/or military weather forecasting veteran with 6-8 years’ experience, preferably in the aviation discipline.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Detail orientated, good decision-making skills.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Ability to handle and resolve problems.
  • Ability to establish priorities, work and proceed with objectives independently and in a team environment.
  • Geo-Political awareness.
  • Familiarization with FAA operational weather requirements for FAR Part 91 and FAR Part 125 flights.
  • Computer and associated software skills.
  • Flexibility to handle shift work and / or on call assignments.

  • Location: Saudi Arabia, Middle East
  • Categories: Operations / Management
  • Contract Type: Full Time

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  • Call: (904) 264-0097
  • Fax: (904) 264-0230

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