Flight Dispatcher

  • Full-time
  • Network Control Center
  • Riga, Latvia

YOUR NEW EXCITING CHAPTER IN THE WORLD OF AVIATION BEGINS NOW WITH SMARTLYNX AIRLINES!

We are a strong and rapidly growing industry-leading EU airline looking to expand and welcome new colleagues from all over the world.

 

Kickstart your career in aviation with ease: most of our positions don't require previous aviation experience. The mentoring and training are on us, and the enthusiasm and passion for aviation are on you!

Relocate to one of our headquarters in Riga, Tallinn, Malta, or Vilnius (coming soon!) or, in some available positions, work from anywhere in the world and visit your team when needed.

 

Join our growing company of more than 200 office employees and 650 crew members and become a part of a dynamic, diverse & reputable team providing splendid ACMI, charter, and cargo services for top-tier clients worldwide.

 

Explore our open positions, and don't hesitate to apply - we are excited to have you on the team. Let's reach for the stars together!

WHAT WILL YOU DO

  • Your daily duties will include preparation of operational and ATS flight plans to operate and control ATS flight plans for each and every intended flight, including training, test, and aircraft delivery flights operated by SmartLynx Airlines;
  • Revising operational flight plans as and when conditions require, and communicating revisions to the pilot-in-command and involved divisions and departments;
  • You will maintain up-to-date information on the progress and status of operational flights;
  • Monitor all factors and conditions that may affect the operational flight plan;
  • Perform flight feasibility, route analyses, and tactical overview of all flights operated by SmartLynx;
  • You will be responsible for worldwide flight planning, including ETOPS and ultra-long-range flights;
  • Preparation of flight documentation;
  • Flight watch and ATC slot monitoring;
  • NOTAM review and NOTAM monitoring;
  • Active support to the company safety culture and program.

WHAT WE EXPECT FROM YOU

  • You should have at least 3 years of experience in a similar position in an airline;
  • Flight Dispatcher License will be considered as an advantage;
  • Fluent English language proficiency (both verbal and written);
  • You should have good planning skills that go along with proper time management and flexibility;
  • You are able to take ownership and solve problems;
  • An aviation safety background is essential for this role;
  • You should have excellent communication skills (both verbal and in writing);
  • You should possess a willingness to do shift work including nights & weekends.


THIS IS WHY YOU WILL LOVE TO WORK WITH US

  • Opportunity to work with aviation experts;
  • Advantage of working in developing, international aviation company with friendly, modern and comfortable work atmosphere;
  • Fully paid lunch in the office during lunch hours;
  • 24/7 availability of a massage chair;
  • Fresh fruit every day;
  • Advanced health insurance;
  • Aviation industry related benefits;
  • Corporate & Social events;
  • Professional and personal development opportunities while working in a fast-developing multicultural environment.


We at SmartLynx have flexibility embedded in our operations and that is not only what we expect from our employees towards us – we at SmartLynx give an opportunity to our employees to work not only flexible working hours but to also do that in hybrid or even full-remote mode if the position allows that.


This allows us to employ people all over the world as we are on our way to great expansion.


WHAT NEXT?

  • Successful candidates will receive an invitation to participate in a one-way interview via the HIREVUE platform. Please check your SPAM box for the invitation.
  • If you are chosen for the next step, you will receive an invitation for an online interview.

YOUR CAREER PATH

We always support our employees to grow within SmartLynx Airlines. Check out the career path for this position:


  • Start as a Flight Dispatcher;
  • Once you have gained all the experience and knowledge become an
  • Don't want to stop? Great! You have the opportunity to grow within IOCC Duty Manager, Network Planning, Scheduling, and Slots or IOCC Busines and Improvement units.


Are you still unstoppable? You still have the opportunity to grow within SmartLynx Airlines in other departments, such as Commercial, Crew Resources, or others, we are here to fulfill your professional ambitions.