Flight Operations Engineer (M,F,X)

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

• Provide support and technical expertise to the Flight Operations Department, in the field of Flight Operations Standards and Compliance

KEY ACTIVITIES

  •  Support the Flight Operations Engineering Team in maintaining the OM Part A and C up-to-date
  •  Understand BCAA/EASA/ICAO/FAA regulations and implement requirements into new and existing procedures. o Monitor regulatory changes, provide recommendations for change, and implement approved changes
  • Assist the B747 & B737 chief pilots in ensuring the OM Part B is written in accordance with the regulation
  • Ensure other flight operations manuals, technical documentation and procedures are in place ensuring proper knowledge transfer
  •  Coordinate the ASLB compliance with environmental laws and obligations.
    o Be the SME for CORSIA/EU-ETS/UK-ETS/SWISS-ETS matters.
    o Ensure ASLB’s adaptation to the fast-developing sustainability requirements of the aviation industry.
    o Act as a regulatory expert regarding ASLB’s fuel efficiency program.
    o Represent ASLB in the ASL Group Environmental and Social Governance meeting
  •  Act as the Safety Representative for the Flight Operations Department
  •  o Preparation and coordination of Flight Operations Risk Assessments.
    o Member of the Flight Operations Safety Action Group.
    o Keep safety records for the department, track trends via dashboard
  •  Support the preparation of Audit and inspection checklists. Gather required evidence / coordinate audit completion and follow up (including IOSA)
  •  In collaboration with the Documentation team, ensure the accurate distribution of documentation to the flight crew
  •  Liaise with the Head of Documentation to guarantee an efficient and professional collaboration of the ASLB Flight Operations with the competent authorities (Austro Control, BCAA, FAA, etc)
  •  Actively Participate in the ASLB Emergency Response Plan
  •  Work as a back-up engineer for any flight operations support matter (Route analysis, Performance, Navigation, EFB, etc)
  •  Ensure that financial and operational objectives are met, by developing and maintaining a set of relevant and agreed Key Performance Indicators. Regular reports are being timely issued, departmental meetings are held and minutes are taken. Action plans agreed with set tasks and deadlines are communicated

REQUIREMENT & QUALIFICATIONS

  •  Higher Education or University Degree / Preferably qualified in business/aeronautical engineering
  •  And/or Airline Pilot License (ATPL)
  •  General experience into an Airline Flight Operations Engineering Department is an important asset
  •  Strong interest in the complex and always changing Aviation Law environment
  •  Aviation Sustainability and/or Safety knowledge is an asset
  •  Strong analytical skills with ability to work with data/statistics
  •  Master the MS Office Suite
  •  Fluent in English / French or Dutch is an asset
  •  Customer centric (even internally); passionate about delivering great services
  •  Strong analytical, problem-solving and communication skills
  •  Passionate about continuous improvement, collaboration and great teams
  •  Open minded, inquisitive, life-long learner mentality
  •  Comfortable with ambiguity, highly autonomous

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  •  Permanent contract
  •  Full time job – Office hours