Nevada, United States

Director – Operation Control Center (Part 135 OCC)

PLEASE NOTE: This position requires that the candidate be able to work in the U.S. WITHOUT the need for visa sponsorship!

Job Summary

The Director – Operations Control Center (OCC) will be an innovative and strategic leader focused on building an industry leading Flight Support and Operations team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Actively participates in and contributes to our Safety Management System.
  • Responsible for identifying safety, regulatory non-compliance, and ineffective processes. Will then propose new or updated processes and corrective strategies to correct findings.
  • Supervises and trains a team of, Duty Managers, Flight Operations Specialists, designated to hold operational control, Flight Operations Specialists, Travel Coordinators, and Maintenance Controllers.
  • Develops and maintains effective processes and standards while developing the OCC team toward achieving departmental goals, department standards, individual professional development, and driving metrics for key performance indicators.
  • Leads the OCC planning and execution of all flight activity never compromising safety, while driving toward Company dispatch reliability targets, and efficiency operations goals to include:
    • Directing the processing of flight availability requests.
    • Directing flight planning, maintenance control and planning, flight capability requests, flight support, flight following, and company and crew travel coordination.
  • Directs the coordination of all requests from our Client Advisors for all flight related activities to be performed on any aircraft operated on company Operator Certificate.
  • Directs logistic support services to include fuel uplift, ground handling services, and the vendor contracts that support these services.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by management.
  • Must be able to work nights, weekend, and holidays.
  • Some travel may be required.

Required Skills/Abilities 

  • 3-5 years of flight operations management experience.
  • College degree with an Aviation Management emphasis preferred.
  • Highly organized with acute attention to detail accompanying good project and time management skill.
  • Knowledge and experience with JetInsight and/or other similar aviation operations platforms.
  • Expert level verbal, written, and computer skill while maintaining a professional demeanor and appearance.
  • Expert level knowledge of 14 CFR Part 135 and Part 91 operating requirements and regulations.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Must be able to work well under pressure.

  • Location: Nevada, United States
  • Categories: Operations / Management
  • Contract Type: Full Time

Marc Ballgae

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

Aviation Recruiting, Inc.
1845 Town Center Boulevard, Suite 350
Fleming Island, FL 32003

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