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Operations Controller

Salary: Competitive


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01 November 2022



Job Description
Zenon is currently supporting a well established airline in Switzerland, to find an Operations Controller. The role will be based within the Operations Control Centre, responsible for coordinating daily flight operations, short term planning and support on time performance.

• Competitive Salary
• Travel Benefits
• Benefits with partners (eg. Hotels, mobile phone providers, restaurants, car rentals etc.)
• Free parking
Main Duties and Responsibilities:-
• Coordinating and planning daily flight operations
• React to any operational abnormalities
• Create operational flight plans
• Submit ATC flight plans and coordinate with ATC regarding slots
• Weather & NOTAM analysis
• Crew control
• Liaise with various departments within the business, such as maintenance and flight deck and cabin crew.
• Liaise with airports, ATC, and handling agents
• Provide administrative support within the ground operations team (scheduling, fuel requests, overflight/landing permissions etc)
• Arrange charter flights and coordinate with other stakeholders

Minimum Skills and Experience:
• Previous experience in a similar role is essential
• Flight operations of dispatcher license would be advantageous
• Computer literacy
• Ability to speak German would be advantageous
• Strong communication skills and detail orientated
• Excellent analytical, organisational, and planning skills

Shifts – Early and late. No night shifts.

Essential – please read
There will be no relocation allowance or resettlement package on offer. Sadly, our client is unable to support any form of VISA application and therefore we will only be able to accept candidates with the right to work in Switzerland.

Why Choose Zenon Aviation?
In the ever-changing and dynamic marketplace, Zenon Aviation knows that the support and care we provide to candidates is vital in assisting you in achieving your career aspirations. Our team of dedicated consultants will deal with your application efficiently and more importantly confidentially, providing a professional and reliable service.
If the above opportunity is of interest to you, please forward your CV to Hannah Fawdry in confidence.
Alternatively, for a confidential call with our Recruitment Consultant Hannah Fawdry, please phone our office.
All applications will be handled in the strictest confidence and unless you hear from us within 10 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Only candidates with the right to work within Switzerland will be considered.
Zenon Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.