Website WestJet Airlines
Seeking a skilled and experienced Network Duty Manager for a full-time position at WestJet Airlines in Calgary. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the daily operation of the airline’s network and ensuring smooth and efficient travel for our guests. Apply now to join our dynamic and dedicated team at WestJet.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Facilitate and direct overall team interaction and communication within the OCC to achieve optimal efficiency and effectiveness.
- Work with all OCC stakeholders to anticipate potential network-impacting events beyond the ‘day of’ operation and develop proactive IROP plans to mitigate the impact on network operations.
- Responsible for routing aircraft in Movement Control to align with the network schedule/change bulletins and fleet restrictions, and aircraft cycling and routing requirements to support Tech Ops maintenance plans.
- Provide strategic direction to all OCC teams pertaining to operational decisions.
- Holds final commercial decision authority for ‘day-of’ operations with regard to aircraft utilization, flight cancellations, additional flights, APPR, etc.
- Facilitate WestJet’s Emergency Response process until relieved by the Incident Commander or their designate.
- Assume and/or delegate responsibility for elevated incidents and security/safety events as required.
Q: What experience is needed for this job?
A: Flight dispatch experience in a Type A “Complex” environment is strongly preferred and commercial operational experience in roles within an Operations Control environment is required. Advanced skills with Sabre/CAE and Operations Control Centre software applications are also required.
Conclusion: this job opportunity appears to be a great fit for individuals who have experience in flight dispatch and operations control, and possess advanced skills in certain software applications. Strong analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills are also key requirements for the role. If you meet these qualifications and are looking for a fast-paced, dynamic work environment, we encourage you to apply for this job.