JOBS

Chief Pilot

Job Description

PURPOSE STATEMENT

Assigns and supervises the duties of Pilots by managing their overall standard of performance in accordance with the Namibia Aviation regulations.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Ensures that the flight operations aircraft are operated to the highest level of safety and that all crew members maintain professional standards at all times.
  • Manages, supports and is accountable for Pilots standard of performance.
  • Ensures adequate staffing levels of the crew for the scope of operation by developing, planning guidelines and controls the pilot schedules.
  • Monitors services and standards of sub contracted training.
  • Ensures that the flight schedule operates efficiently and cost effectively, maintaining a high level of service for guests and staff.
  • Analyses and verifies Pilot and other required crew records for completeness and accuracy.
  • Develops, reviews and implements standard operating procedures.
  • Responsible to ensure compliance to the Namibia Aviation Regulations.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPEREINCE

  1. REQUIRED MIN.EDUCATION / TRAINING
  • Valid Commercial Pilot’s Licence with a minimum of 2000 flying hours
  • At least 3 years line flying experience in Namibia
  • Rated on C210 and C208 aircraft
  • Training Captain Status
  • Management of a large group of junior and senior pilots
  • Thorough knowledge of Wilderness Air’s operations and Standard Operating Procedures
  • A sound working knowledge of Namibian aviation law and technical aspects of aircrafts
  • Computer literate and with a high level of proficiency in aviation packages
  1. PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES
  • Integrity
  • Excellent command of the English Language
  • Energetic
  • Good leadership skills
  • Team player
  • Organised, methodical, systems based and good time management skills
  • Ability to work with detail whilst under pressure and takes pride in maintaining zero error

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