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Job No.
Aboriginal #167 Full time jobs #185 Trades #198
Date Posted
Jun 17, 2021
Application Deadline
Jul 17, 2021
Canadian North
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Interested candidates may submit their resumes to Please include the reference number and position in the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted
Job Description
POSITION: DISPATCHER STATUS: FULL-TIME REFERENCE #: F61745 LOCATION: KANATA DEPARTMENT: DISPATCH LEVEL: AS PER THE CALDA COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT REPORTING TO: MANAGER, FLIGHT DISPATCH DATE AVAILABLE: IMMEDIATELY COMPANY: BRADLEY AIR SERVICES Canadian North is an equal opportunity employer. Members of designated groups (Inuit, First Nations, Métis, Women, Visible Minorities, and People with Disabilities) are encouraged to apply and self-identify. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Must be able to perform, but not be limited to, the following duties and responsibilities:  Exercise safe and efficient operational control over all flights operating under Type A dispatch authority, in conjunction with the Pilot In Command and in accordance with CARs and other foreign regulations;  Provide flight planning, route analysis and fuel calculations;  Revise and communicate Operational Flight Plan changes and amendments to the Pilot In Command as required in a co-authority dispatch environment;  Monitor and assess meteorological information disseminated through various weather agencies;  Flight Watch responsibilities as stipulated by the CARS and CASS;  Provide in depth briefings to flight crews, duty managers, and other operational staff and management as required;  Ensure aircraft limitations are adhered to and communicated with flight operations and maintenance personnel;  Coordinate with Air Traffic Control Services regarding Operational Flight Plan requirements and any related changes and/or revisions;  Other duties as assigned. SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS: Include, but not limited to, the following minimum skills and qualifications:  Completion of Secondary Education Diploma;  Post Secondary Education in a field related to Aviation or Meteorology an asset;  Completion of Transport Canada Flight Dispatcher’s Generic Exams;  Valid Radiotelephone Operators Certificate;  Preferred two years’ experience in aviation;  Transport Canada (or FAA) Flight Dispatcher Certification or Pilot’s License considered an asset  Working knowledge and understanding of the Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARS) and Standards (CASS);  Proficiency with Navblue products, AIMS, Sabre, Fusion and Microsoft applications an asset;  Superior verbal communication skills, both listening and speaking;  Ability to work in a high pressure environment;  Excellent interpersonal and adaptability skills;  Ability to work day, evening, and night shifts in a 24-7 operational environment, with a willingness to work overtime as required;  Ability to travel to remote Northern communities when required;  Ability to communicate in Inuktut a definite asset;  Ability to obtain and retain an Airport Restricted Area Identity Card in accordance with the Airport Restricted Area Access Clearance Program regulated by Transport Canada.