- Florence, Kentucky
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Dispatcher job at Atlas Air in Florence KY
Description, duties, responsibilities
Position Title: Dispatcher
Department: Flight Operations
Reports To: Senior Manager Dispatch
Position Summary: Performs flight planning and flight following functions in compliance with Company manuals, the Operation Specifications and applicable FARs.
Major Job Accountabilities:
Has joint responsibility with the Captain for the safe dispatch of the airplane.
Monitors, analyzes, calculates flight factors, airplane performance, operating limitations, MEL/CDL/NEF, weather reports, NOTAMS and creates/updates flight plans.
Performs flight planning and flight following functions including monitoring changing conditions, uses available information to develop/update flight plans, and when appropriate, communicates information, instructions, and guidance to flight crewmembers.
Performs flight following duties in accordance with the FARs and Company policy.
Maintains Operational Control operational planning of all movements, initiation, continuation, diversion, termination, and cancellation of all flights planned or conducted.
Creates an environment that encourages teamwork by:
oInforming management of unique or difficult situations
oProviding on-going assistance to other dispatchers through shift log notes
oEstablish and maintain working relationship with employees in pertinent areas such as Maintenance, Crew Scheduling Resources and System Operations
oCompletes required dispatch training within the time limits as outlined by the FARs
Current FAA Aircraft Dispatcher certificate
Worldwide geographic familiarity
A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
Be able to read, speak, write and understand the English language
We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package including health coverage, life insurance and 401k savings plan with company match. Visit our website at www.atlasair.com.
The Company is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. It is the Companys policy not to discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic or status protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Please see the links to the EEO is the Law posters on our career websites http://www.atlasair.com/holdings/careers.html.
For immediate consideration, please submit your resume through http://www.atlasair.com/holdings/careers.html.
Atlas Air Company Overview
Atlas Air Inc. is the largest provider of ACMI freighters for lease and plays a critical role in global air cargo. Atlas Airs highly efficient and reliable fleet is led by the Boeing 747-400 freighter the industry benchmark for operating performance due to its cost and capacity advantage over other freighters. Atlas Airs future operating platform is built upon the new-technology best-in-class Boeing 747-8 freighter. Atlas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of Atlas to afford equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race color religion sex sexual orientation national origin citizenship place of birth age or disability in accordance with federal state and local laws.