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QR16134 - Senior Flight Dispatcher | Qatar Airways | Doha

Organisation: Qatar Airways
Job Function: Flight Operations
Division: Flight Operations (Division)
Employment Type: Full Time - Permanent
City: Middle East | Qatar | Doha
Last date of application: 31-Jul-2018

Qatar Airways

Welcome to a world where ambitions fly high

From experienced pilots to dynamic professionals embarking on new careers, Qatar Airways is searching for talented individuals to join our award-winning team.

We take pride in our people—a dynamic and culturally diverse workforce is essential to why we are one of the finest and fastest growing airlines in the world.

We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages.

About Job::

In this role you will be supporting the Flight Dispatch Duty Manager to execute Flight Dispatch and Flight Watch activities across the Qatar Airways (QR) network.

As a member of the senior operational team you are expected to;

Analyse and determine route and flight altitude requirements for each flight, based on most economical route, taking in to consideration meteorological conditions, safety, and legal requirements of the Qatar Civil Aviation regulations (QCAR) operations and the QR Operations Manual (OM)-A.

Negotiate routes on a tactical basis with relevant Air Traffic Control (ATC) service providers. Ensure selection of take-off, destination, enroute, fuel, and Extended Operations (ETOPS) alternate airports for each Qatar Airways flight, ensuring all legal requirements are met. Analyse and calculate take-off and landing performance data based on airport and meteorological conditions and technical assessment of the aircraft. Optimize the commercial payload capability by adhering to Company policies and procedures.

Prepare and file ATC flight plans and ensure that Operational Flight Plan and all briefing material is provided to operating crews in a timely manner for briefing at base and outstations. Monitor, analyse and manage all ATC slots to avoid potential delays, negotiate with relevant centralized ATC units, Airport Authorities and respective Air Navigation Service Providers worldwide. Provide in flight mission support/flight watch during operational phase of flight. Support the Operations Control Duty Manager during periods of disruption.   

About You::


Graduate - Flight Dispatch certification issued as per Annex 6, ICAO DOC 7196-D3, approved by a Regulatory Authority or a Regulatory approved Institute

Active flight dispatcher performing flight planning duties for international flights.


5 + Years general airline experience as a flight dispatcher performing Flight Dispatch functions.

Proficiency in computerized Flight Planning systems, Flight Watch and Operations Control.


Knowledge of the processes and procedures of an airline's flight operations department.

Knowledge of the flight dispatch and flight crew briefing processes.

Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English.

Excellent team working ability

Conversant with CFMU, NAT and AUSOTS procedures.

Computer literacy.


Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV

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