Operations Engineering Manager

Barcelona, Spain
On application
08 Nov 2013
06 Dec 2013
Contract Type
Full Time

Operations Engineering Manager


Volotea is the newest low-cost airline in Europe, focused on connecting medium and small-sized European cities. We launched in April 2012 and have transported 1.7m passengers in under two years, with a modern fleet which is currently made up of fifteen Boeing 717.

Volotea headquarters are located in Barcelona, Spain and our operational bases are in Venice, Nantes, Bordeaux and Palermo.

We are looking for the Operations Engineering Manager who will be responsible for supporting and guaranteeing the compliance of all regulatory performance requirements for all current and potential operational needs.

Profile :

  • S/he will be also responsible for developing all flight operations documentation prior to the day of operation and ensure that the flight crew has all required documentation to operate Volotea airplanes in a safe, legal and cost effective manner.
  • The role will report to the Flight Operations Director with regular interaction with the COO and other senior leaders. The ability to influence and work collaboratively with others is essential.


  • Route and airports analysis
  • Aircraft performances calculations
  • Weight and balance
  • Technical documentation of the aircraft (AFM, FCOM, OM, W&B...)
  • Operations Manual edition and coordination with the related responsible for its production within the AOC
  • Operational flight flan support
  • Navigation databases management
  • Fuel consumption monitoring and savings policies
  • Interaction with Civil Aviation Authority
  • Project Management

Your experience:
Aeronautical Engineer Master/Bachelor Degree.
Candidates will ideally have proven experience in airline flight operations department and high understanding of the aviation operational environment. An analytical and process-focused mind, as well as proven leadership and change management expertise.
Fluency in English language is required. Spanish, French and/or Italian a plus.
The role is based in Barcelona, Spain; however some travel within the Europe may be necessary.

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