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Position of work: Eastern Airways Head Office, Humberside Airport

Hours: Full time, may include shift work including weekends

Salary: £22k - £40k depending upon experience


Eastern Airways are looking to recruit an Experienced Operations Controller. 


Primary responsibilities and requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years operations background in transport (doesn't have to be aviation specific)
  • Be proficient in the verbal and written use of the English Language
  • Possess good numerical capability with ability to manage complex numerical data
  • The ability to use computer systems including operational software
  • Good decision making and organisational capability 
  • The role will include functions such as
    • Maintain an accurate flight watch of all company aircraft
    • Co-ordinate the expeditious recovery of schedule and charter flights during disruption to minimise delays and passenger inconvenience
    • Flight Planning
    • Arrange handling, PPR and overflight permits
    • Acquire and manage runway slots for ad-hoc flights
    • Arrange crew HOTAC and transport as required
    • Weather and NOTAM monitoring
    • Manage ATC slots using CFMU
    • Liaise with all departments within the company, customers, and 3rd Party providers
  • The ability to work shifts which includes the ability to drive including own transport


If this sounds like the job for you, Eastern Airways also offer the following:

  • Private Health care
  • Company pension contributions
  • 22 days holiday as standard
  • Reduced travel fare on the Eastern Airways network

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