Flight Information Service Officer - Coventry

Location
Coventry
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
22 Jun 2017
Closes
20 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Flight Information Service Officer

Coventry Airport Limited has a number of exciting new roles for Flight Information Service Officers based in Coventry. The main purpose of the role is to be accountable for the safe and efficient provision of a Flight Information Service. Reporting to the Senior Flight Information Service Officer Key responsibilities include;

1. Providing a Flight Information Service.
2. Co-ordinating with other Air Traffic Service units.
3. Administrative duties to include;

  • Answering the telephone and passing messages on accurately
  • Granting or declining requests for PPR
  • Maintaining an accurate log of aircraft movements
  • Filing Flight Plans and related AFTN messages vie AFPEx 
  • Taking landing fees and other associated costs 
  • Updating Aeronautical Information via NOTAMs 
  • Updating Aeronautical publications 
  • Providing information to internal and external emergency services

4. Complying with other duties and responsibilities as instructed by the Senior FISO and/or the Airport Operations Manager.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE:

The ideal job holder will:

  • Have extensive FISO experience and, due to the Greenfield nature of the AFIS at Coventry Airport, will require specific CAA approval to hold the post.
  • Hold a previously validated FISO licence
  • Have excellent customer service skills 
  • Have a passion for General Aviation 
  • Hold a satisfactory medical certificate for the role
  • Piloting experience would be beneficial but not essential

Wherever possible and reasonable we will make amendments and offer alternatives to help a person with a disability through the application and selection process.

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require assistance at any stage of the selection process please contact traceyp@rigbygroupplc.com

To apply for this position please send a covering letter and CV by clicking on the 'Apply' button.