Operations Control Centre Officer

  • Full-time
  • IOOC
  • 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

IOCC is responsible for the long-term and daily round-the-clock management of the published schedule period, where internal tasks and duties are distributed between the IOCC units based on the area of responsibility between the OPS-Control, and Flight Dispatch, Network Planning, Scheduling, and Slots units including Crew Control and Crew Travel divisions.


  • You will provide support, control, and manage SmartLynx flight operation activities;
  • Coordinate matters relating to the execution of the daily traffic program, including normal, abnormal, and emergency situations;
  • Maintain an active flight monitoring of all SmartLynx Airlines aircraft flights;
  • Select, collect, and practically use weather information for destination, alternates, and en-route;
  • Analyze and assess technical information;
  • Closely cooperate with other departments in order to ensure smooth operations;
  • Perform SLOT coordination for the daily schedule changes ;
  • Receive, analyze and insert information of flight schedules in OPS Control system RAIDO, ensure accuracy of inserted information;
  • Eliminate schedule inefficiencies.


LET'S TALK ABOUT YOU

  • You should be a university graduate or started higher education (a degree in Logistics or Aviation, Airline Operations, or Pilot license, or ATC Control license will be considered as an advantage);
  • Problem-solving skills and business mindset ;
  • Attention to detail is essential for this role;
  • Good MS Office skills;
  • Excellent English (both: written and spoken);
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Good teamwork skills;
  • Ability to work on shifts, including evening shifts.


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.

YOUR CAREER PATH

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


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


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.