Flight Operations Specialist Featured
- Reno, Nevada
- Hourly $30.00 - $32.00
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Flight Operations Specialist job at Tactical Air Support in Reno NV
Description, duties, responsibilities
FLIGHT OPERATIONS SPECIALIST
Operations / Flight Services
Starting Salary Range: $30.00 to $32.00, DOE
Tactical Air Support is Nevada Center for Entrepreneurial Technology (NCET) 2019 Aerospace / Aviation Company of the Year
Tactical Air Support, Inc., a national company headquartered in Reno, Nevada, provides domestic and international "Center of Excellence" training and advisory services in tactical aviation and is seeking an experienced Flight Operations Specialist to join its team.
Tactical Air's motto is "We Serve Those Who Serve" and our company's purpose is twofold: we help make the world more secure through our efforts to improve the military capabilities and security of the U.S. and our partner nations and we create an environment where our employees can discover, develop, and share their talents in a way that provides a meaningful career path.
Tactical Air's Flight Services goals are to provide the best, safest, and most professional commercial tactical air services in the industry. The Flight Operations Specialist position is an integral part of a dedicated, elite team of professionals who get things done, enjoy working together, and are committed to growing with this fast-moving company.
This position is located in Reno, Nevada. With a population over 400,000, the Reno/Sparks area is a thriving, growing community nestled along the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. Reno/Sparks and the surrounding area, including a short drive to beautiful Lake Tahoe, offers a variety of arts and entertainment, an eclectic restaurant scene, and unlimited recreational activities. There is truly something for everyone. Check out https://workliveplayrenotahoe.com/ for more information about living in Reno.
The ideal candidate for the Flight Operations Specialist position will be professional, disciplined, highly productive, team oriented, technically astute, and responsive to the needs of the company, its customers, and co-workers. This position is responsible for the ongoing support of flight operations performing administrative and flight services functions to include, but not limited to, manage daily flow of flight services, execute range, flight, and personnel scheduling activities; serve as direct point of contact for various departments within operations; track and analyze various program metrics such as flight activity, fuel budgets, pilot qualifications/currency, and logbooks; generate periodic reports in accordance with appropriate directives; and assist the flight services team for various operations and program tasks as required.
The key desirable and preferred requirements for this position include:
- Minimum of two years' work-related skill, knowledge, or experience in flight operations support.
- Ability to populate reports utilizing various programs and processes such as WAWF, Flight Docs, and FARs.
- Familiarity managing facility security requirements.
- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to provide excellent customer service.
- Strong organizational and time management skills with ability to correctly prioritize workload to maintain schedules, deadlines, and standards on assigned projects.
- Ability to manage multiple roles and projects and to see the big picture.
- Ability to remain calm under pressure and be adaptable.
- Ability to cross-train into other specialties.
- Ability to read, listen to, and understand information and ideas verbally and in writing.
- Creativity, positivity, and confidence.
- Regular travel to various work sites throughout the U.S. may be required.
- This position may require irregular and/or flexible work schedules due to dynamic nature of flight scheduling.
- Ability to obtain U.S. government security clearance; must submit to criminal background check and pre-employment drug testing (including for marijuana).
Tactical Air offers a comprehensive benefits package including 401K retirement savings plan with employer match, health/dental/vision care, and life insurance, and more. The level of position offered will be dependent upon background and qualifications. If you are a dynamic, self-motivated individual who is accountable, appreciates challenging yet rewarding work, and you have a keen interest in administrative support, flight operations, and solving problems, Tactical Air invites you to apply.
If any applicant requires assistance in accessing or completing an employment application, please contact Human Resources.
Tactical Air is proud to be an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Employer
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
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Tactical Air Support Company Overview
Our Philosophy and Vision for the Future Since its inception in 2005, Tactical Air has utilized innovative business practices to provide our government and aviation industry partners with an unparalleled consulting and training experience. We are a business modeled after a weapons school with the largest cadre of weapons school instructors, graduates, adversaries and test pilots in the industry. TACTICAL AIRS VISION FOR THE FUTURE IS TO BE THE WORLDS PREMIER Ãƒ CENTER OF EXCELLENCEÂ FOR COMMERCIAL TACTICAL AVIATION TRAINING AND SUPPORT SERVICES. Additionally, we aim to become a repository of world classÂ aviation expertise powered by a cadre of aircrew, tactical and subject matter experts, and maintainers. We attract and retain talent by offering our people a profession, not just a job. The sense of ownership, purpose and meaning that comes with being a member of the Tactical Air team is unique in our industry, affording them a profession with purpose and meaning. Above all we focus on execution, Its not what we do, its how we do it.Â