Flight Operations Manager

<p>MAF has been serving in Chad for over 50 years through times of famine, drought and civil unrest.&nbsp; The humanitarian and spiritual needs of this country are huge, and MAF seeks to meet these needs by operating two aircraft, a Cessna Grand Caravan and a Cessna 182.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>


Mission Aviation Fellowship of Canada

Mission Aviation Fellowship of Canada (MAF), a Christian nonprofit organization founded in 1945, is seeking people who share our passion for seeing the Great Commission carried out near and far. MAF operates globally, but its Canadian headquarters are located in Guelph, Ontario. As a part of this organization, this position is a vital part in bringing the Gospel, healthcare, education, disaster relief, food and clean water to isolated people in developing countries. https://maf.ca

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Career ( + 4 years)

Overview: We are looking for a Flight Operations Manager to join our Chad program to manage and oversee the flight operations department to enable the provision of flight services in accordance with the MAF vision, purpose and operating standards.
Responsibilities: <h2 class="iCIMS_InfoMsg iCIMS_InfoField_Job">Responsibilities</h2> <div class="iCIMS_InfoMsg iCIMS_InfoMsg_Job"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Container"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Text"> <ul> <li>You will ensure the safe and efficient use of MAF aircraft and crew by monitoring and assisting in the administration of aircraft and pilot documentation therefore your role will be check that pilots are&nbsp;adequately equipped, qualified, current and proficient in accordance with MAF operating standards.</li> <li>&nbsp;It will be your role, where possible to ensure that the aircraft are operated in accordance with applicable standards, legislation&nbsp;and safety policies assisting program management with operational planning.</li> <li>&nbsp;You will support the performance, efficiency and development of the MAF flight operations department by developing and communicating a clear vision and purpose to all flight operations staff, providing training, coaching and mentoring and promoting and monitoring adherence&nbsp;to department policies, standards and priorities.</li> <li>&nbsp;You will support the program financial management and efficiency by promoting&nbsp;and monitoring the most efficient use of resources controlled by the flight operations department and assist in the financial planning and budgeting process as required.</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Relationship management is key for this position therefore you will develop and maintain customer and professional relationships, seeking out and developing partnerships with new customers, supporting the current and potential needs of customers as far as practicable and promote good relationships&nbsp;with officials, local leaders, relevant government departments and all other bodies with whom MAF has a professional relationship.</p> </div> </div> </div>
Requirements: <p><strong>Essential</strong></p> <ul> <li>Professional Flight&nbsp;Operations Qualification or&nbsp;Commercial Pilots License</li> <li>Spoken and written&nbsp;language skills in French at B1 level</li> <li>Excellent spoken and written English</li> <li>MS Office applications</li> <li>Previous experience in an aviation role</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;<strong>Desirable</strong></p> <ul> <li>Management experience</li> <li>Experience in flight operations position</li> <li>Experience as a trainer</li> </ul>