Job Description The Dispatcher plans and monitors flights in accordance with Federal Aviation Regulations and adheres to all Company policies and procedures.
The Dispatcher has responsibility over the safety, economics, passenger service, and operational control of the daily flight schedule. The Dispatcher communicates any irregularities to team members within the Operations Control Center (OCC).
The Dispatcher reports to the General Manager - OCC.
Responsibilities •Manage ExpresJet's daily flight schedule while maintaining situational awareness of local, regional, and national issues during the assigned shift to enable safe operations and achievement of Company goals for completion factor and on-time performance. •Maintain currency relative to ExpressJet's OCC policies and procedures. •Maintain a log of all activities and irregularities for management review. Use company notification system to advise of irregularities when required.
•FAA Aircraft Dispatch Certificate issued by the Department of Transportation. •Must be at least 23 years of age per FARs. •High School graduate or equivalent (GED). •Previous Dispatch experience preferred. •Excellent organizational skills, highly motivated and flexible. •High- quality, accurate work with minimal supervision. •Excellent oral and written communication skills. •Strong skills in situational assessment. •Ability to effectively interact with all levels of the organization. •Proficient computer skills. •This position will be subject to pre-employment and random DOT drug testing. •Must be able to work a schedule accommodating a 24/7 operation.