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Dispatcher

Company: Horizon Air
Location: Seattle
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Company Horizon AirThe TeamOur close-knit flight operations team orchestrates the daily operations of our airline, creating an airline people love from behind the scenes. Whether you're new to the industry or a seasoned pro, you'll use your expertise to create the situations that make guest experiences as safe and enjoyable as possible. You'll be at the heart of how our airlines will achieve its goals and enjoy the opportunities you'll have to create a long and satisfying career with us.Role SummaryExercise of 14 CFR Part 121 dispatch duties for preflight planning, release, and flight following of company aircraft for flights and routes as assigned within the route structure of Horizon Air. This is a union represented position.Key Duties

  • Dispatch Horizon Air aircraft operated under 14 CFR Part 121 rules in accordance with 14 CFR Part 121 regulations, Company Operations Specifications, and Company procedure collecting and disseminating information needed to plan and conduct flights safely.
  • Plan each flight departure with primary emphasis on safety, compliance, and efficiency.
  • Monitor and evaluate airport conditions, airways, communication facilities, and NOTAMs for flight release preparation, flight following, and operational control decision making.
  • Monitor information concerning to weather trends and airport conditions and anticipate changing conditions that affect aircraft operations.
  • Monitor progress of all flights governed under FAR Part 91 and 121.
  • Dispatch, delay, reroute, divert, and over-fly Company aircraft in accordance with applicable 14 CFR regulations and Company policy.
  • Brief flight crews on meteorological conditions, airways, MELs, NOTAMs, and information as required for safe and efficient completion of flights.
  • Brief flight crews and station operations regarding fuel and aircraft pay loads, aircraft conditions, and routings concerning aircraft operation.
  • Monitor dispatch systems for proper functionality and accurate data.
  • Other duties as assigned.Job-Specific Experience, Education & SkillsRequired
    • Valid FAA Aircraft Dispatcher's Certificate.
    • Sound working knowledge of applicable Federal Aviation Regulations, weather, and technical dispatch skills.
    • Ability to work a variety of shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays.
    • Ability to communicate in English.
    • High school diploma or equivalent.
    • Minimum age of 23.
    • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.Job-Specific Leadership ExpectationsEmbody our values to own safety, do the right thing, be kind-hearted, deliver performance, and be remarkable.COVID-19 Vaccination RequirementWhere permitted by applicable law, new hires must have received the COVID-19 vaccine. The Company will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified employees with disabilities or for a sincerely held religious belief.Starting RateUSD $20.00/Hr.Total Rewards
      • Medical, dental and vision benefits
      • 401k program with a company match up to 6%
      • Monthly incentive pay plan up to $150 per month
      • Annual incentive pay plan with a target 5% payout of annual earnings
      • Generous paid time off
      • Unlimited standby travel benefits on Alaska Airlines & Horizon AirApply by 7:00 PM Pacific Time on 1/17/2022Employment Type Full-TimeFLSA Status Non-ExemptRegular/Temporary RegularRequisition ID 2021-7149I: Y - 1Equal Employment Opportunity Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer that is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression), national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, genetic information (including family medical history) or other legally protected characteristics. Qualified applicants with criminal histories will also be considered for employment, consistent with applicable federal, state, and local law. People of color, women, LGBTQIA+, immigrants, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. We are an E-Verify - employer, where required by law.

Keywords: Horizon Air, Seattle , Dispatcher, Professions , Seattle, Washington

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