Lohman Helicopter is seeking a qualified, dependable, driven Director of Operations possessing a positive attitude and superior communication and customer service skills. Successful candidates will have strong background with previous experience as either a Chief Pilot or Director of Operations as well as a solid work ethic. Must have experience in Fire Fighting or Powerline/Utility work, as well as extensive external load experience. Competitive Salary, great medical benefits and bonuses.
The Part 135 Direction of Operations (DO) is responsible to the company President for flight operations conducted by crewmembers under Part 135, including the training of these personnel.
•Develop, distribute and maintain the Company's General Operations Manual (GOM) and recommend additional policies and procedures as they relate to safety and maintenance of the company's Part 135 aircraft and operations.
•Develop and maintain the Operations Specifications for Part 135 Operations and coordinates with the FAA for approval. Doesn’t the FAA do this part?
•Coordinate recommendations for the Safety Management System (SMS) with the Company's President and Director of Safety.
•Ensure flight operations comply with applicable FAR’s, other federal and state requirements, and company policies and procedures.
•Develops standards for operational performance, personnel qualifications, and quality assurance and participates in aircrew member recruiting and selection process.
•Collaborate with the Director of Maintenance (DOM) to review all major aircraft repairs or modifications to Company owned, leased, or managed aircraft and ensure coordination with FAA as required.
•Coordinate with DOM and Chief Pilot to ensure maintenance and flight operations are fully coordinated and provide planning and execution support for training, ferry flights, and operational checks.
•Coordinate with DOM and Chief Pilot to forecast mission requirements, aircraft availability, scheduled services, off-site deployment support, aircraft inspections, and mission skills currency.
•Establish and adhere to flight operations reporting procedures IAW FAA mandated requirements and Lohman management; ensure accurate and timely reports to all applicable government agencies. •Serves as the Company's agent/signatory for issuance and receipt of all Operations Specifications.
Compensation $ 100K DOE, Full benefits package included.
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We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those who meet the qualifications will be contacted. Applicants that do not qualify will not receive a response.
No phone calls please.