Ensure that all certification/approval and audit is managed effectively in line with stipulated guidelines and issue relevant certificates/approvals and/or recommend for certification/approval, as per the Technical Authority Manual.
Provide inputs into the process of developing the annual oversight (surveillance) program to ensure compliance with standards and regulations.
Ensure timely and up to date data in Q-Pulse (auditing system) to ensure compliance with GCAA’s roles and functions. .
Conduct aviation Safety-related investigations, coordinating where operational issues are relevant in order to determine the cause of accidents and prevent future incidents.
Implement corrective actions raised against the Department during internal surveillance program to ascertain alignment of Safety Affairs standards in line with international standards and continuous improvement.
Support the administration of all auditing activities by external entities of Safety Affairs including ICAO, and IMS to ensure smooth and productive audit.
Maintain a comprehensive record of relevant certification, reports, recommendations and general documents to ensure an accurate record and evidence base.
Assist in providing input into the identification of Acceptable Levels of Safety Performance (ALOSP) to ensure appropriate and achievable targets are set.
Improve and implement safety promotion activities to disseminate and nurture a safety awareness culture in the UAE civil aviation industry and to keep industry players abreast of changes to relevant rules, regulations and other aviation safety developments.
Provide advice and guidance to the relevant people in the Sector, sharing best practice, trends and the findings of reviews, studies and investigations to prevent future occurrences/ incidents/accidents.
Assist the management in maintaining on-going liaison with foreign and international aviation regulatory bodies on new requirements and changes to existing safety regulations to foster the safe and orderly growth of UAE civil aviation.
Implement Safety Affairs policies, systems, processes, and procedures so that all relevant procedural/legislative requirements are fulfilled while delivering high quality safety services to the UAE civil aviation industry in accordance with customer service standards.
Ensure compliance with all relevant safety, quality and environmental management procedures and controls to guarantee employee safety, legislative compliance, delivery of high quality products/services and a responsible environmental attitude as per IMS available standards.
Participate in continuous improvement programmes within Air Transport, Helicopter and Private Operations as per set guidelines and project charter to enhance existing systems and processes and ensure alignment with GCAA’s objectives.
Contribute towards the preparation of reports (or any other assigned) to ensure accuracy, delivery and compliance with Safety Affairs objectives/commitments.