Wedgewood

Flight Scheduler

US
Business Unit
Advanced Air
# of Openings
1
Category
Field Operations
Job ID
2017-1762

VMI Enterprises at Henderson Executive Airport is currently seeking a full-time Scheduler to join our team! We pride ourselves in providing exceptional customer service that goes above and beyond the ordinary.

Responsible for maintaining daily scheduling of flight crews; handles changes to schedule based on operational need and crew availability.

What you'll do

  • Provides accurate charter quotes based on customer requests
  • Coordinates FBO services, aircraft handling, passenger amenities, and flight crew accommodations.
  • Schedules trips and communicates schedule changes that efficiently utilize pilots and crewmembers with a timely manner
  • Assesses demand for upcoming day and provides recommendations for crew duty times based on geographic factors, cabin type, and departure time demand
  • Generates and evaluates reports as necessary to ensure that crews are legal and qualified for flight assignments.
  • Ensures that all crew members assigned to each flight meet customers’ qualification requirements
  • Ensures all crewmember assignments are in accordance with FAA mandated regulations and company policies.
  • Arranges and obtains flight related authorizations, including Canadian and Mexican permits, international over flight permits, Customs and eAPIS for international flights.
  • Manages communications between scheduling department and owners/executives utilizing timely and professional responses and emails
  • Manages customer relations between customers and VMI Enterprises
  • Monitors and flight-follows all trips by checking and coordinating ground transportation, catering and on-time scheduled departure.
  • Reviews and processes invoices, expenses and fuel pricing for each charter and owner trip as needed.
  • Assists with other projects as needed.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

What you'll need

  • NATA Safety 1st aircraft flight coordinator
  • Associate’s degree preferred but not required
  • Aviation experience preferred but not required
  • FAA Dispatchers License preferred but not required
  • 2+ years of customer service experience
  • NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Proficient in SchedAero
  • Ability to work independently and within a team in a fast paced and high volume environment
  • Detail oriented and accurate
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Demonstrated mathematical ability
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Customer/Client/Owner Focus
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, holidays and overtime, as needed
  • Pass FAA Drug and Alcohol testing, background checks and submit to random drug test when required

What's in it for you

VMI Enterprises offers our team members a competitive compensation, and traditional benefits like medical, dental, and vision.  We also have many additional perks:      

  • Company Sponsored Outings: Past events have included sporting events, happy hours, Pilot Quality of Life Meetings and Pilot Dinners, Relay Races, Volunteer activities, and more.
  • Above industry pay
  • Upgrade opportunities by merit
  • Set schedule
  • Full Medical/Dental/Vision
  • 525 Type Rating at Flight Safety 

 

 

VMI Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We look forward to hearing from you!

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