Wednesday, 29 August 2018

Job Opportunity At Engility Corporations-Flight Operations Manager


About Engility:
Engility was launched in 2012 as an independent company made up of leading businesses within L-3's Government Services segments: including MPRI, Command & Control Systems and Software (C2S2), Global Security & Engineering Solutions (GS&ES), Linguist Operations & Technical Support (LOTS) and Engility Corporation and International Resources Group (IRG).

Job Summary:  The Flight Operations Manager will be operating from Entebbe, Uganda to support our African Peacekeeping (AFRICAP) program in Somalia. The Flight Operations Manager performs the technical and administrative tasks required to support AMISOM Troop Contributing Country air movement of personnel, equipment, ammunition and hazardous materials. The Flight Operations Manager works under the supervision of the Project Manager in coordination and in coordination with Project Offices in AMISOM Troop Contributing Countries

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Coordinates and Schedules flights for AMISOM Troop Contributing Country Militaries including personnel, equipment, ammunition and hazardous materials.
  • Coordinates with AMISOM, UNSOM, and Troop Contributing Country Aviation Authorities, and other entities as required.
  • Performs and manages air transportation activities.
  • Plans, schedules and processes eligible air cargo, passengers, and mail. 
  • Prepares and maintains air movement records and reports. 
  • Interfaces with inspectors for equipment, ammunition and hazmat
  • Verifies eligibility and compatibility of cargo offered for airlift.
  • Ensures all cargo documentation, packaging, labeling and marking requirements, and all border clearance requirements have been met.
  • Provides information on schedules, routes, air movement requirements, baggage limitations, and local facilities for passengers.
  • Follows necessary safety and security precautions for handling and storing dangerous materials, special cargoes, and baggage. 
  • Familiar with proper loading and compatibility of hazardous material according to military regulations.
  • Expedites cargo movement as necessary.
  • Is responsible for properly calculating the weight and balance of cargo and passenger flights. This essential duty has zero room for error as it affects flight safety.
  • Completes hazardous cargo notifications for the aircrews and prepares Hazardous Cargo Passenger Deviations and waivers as required.
  • Manages all the data entry in regards to pallet building, mission reports, receipt and delivery of inbound items and retrograde cargo.
  • Takes charge of prioritizing the movement and delivery of all cargo to airstrip and final destination using daily Fight Schedule once published to ensure all cargo is pre-staged for on-time loading.
  • Coordinates aircraft loads including passengers and cargo with Passenger Services and Airfield Supervisor for each flight.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • At least nine years of experience as a Flight Operations Manager at least three of these years in an expeditionary setting
  • The applicant must hold a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Relevant air operations certifications/schools (Air Force, Army, or USMC)

How to Apply:
All candidates who wish to join Engility Corporation in the aforementioned capacity should apply online at the link below.

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