Job title: OCC Officer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Dublin
  • Aerospace
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 22-01-2019
Job ID: 32085
Contact name: Edwina Dsouza
Contact email:

Job Description

Ryan Aviation is delighted to be assisting a new wet lease Airline, based in Dublin, Ireland, in sourcing two OCC Officers to work in their Operations Control Centre.

The posts attract a competitive salary and also include participation in the Company Pension Scheme.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all information provided to flight crew is accurate and the latest up-to-date information (Flight Plans, Crew Brief/Weather/NOTAMs) available
  • Manage day of operation ATC slot requirements to minimise delay to the schedule.
  • Monitor and liaise with Air Traffic Service Providers including CFMU.
  • Ensure the completion of the daily flight schedule and limit disruption to passengers
  • In the event of an Emergency, to contact the OED to take such other action as may be necessary under the Company Emergency Response plan.
  • Handle AOG situations through effective and timely communication and liaise with MCC
  • To reallocate aircraft to specific flights in accordance with any commercial or maintenance requirements pertaining at the time.
  • Acceptance of and compliance with the Operations Procedure Manual (OPM) and any updates to it by means of Work Instructions or Memorandum.
  • Maintain flight watch on all aircraft under control of Dublin OCC and to provide the flight Commander with any information necessary for the safe and efficient conduct of the flight.
  • Prioritise safety at all times
  • Maintaining and developing a professional standard of relations with Crew, other Line Departments and fellow team members
  • Ensuring that all crew duties are accurately maintained in accordance with the approved FTL scheme
  • Have a working knowledge of crew agreements and roster policies
  • Be familiar with Pre-tactical functions of Crew Control and provide cover where needed


Qualification/Experience Requirements:

  • Proven experience in airline operations control centre (Operations & Crew Control)
  • A sound knowledge and appreciation of the detail and complexity of the regulatory environment governing airline operations
  • Resilient with proven ability to manage complex and unpredictable situations, while working within a pressurised environment
  • Excellent people skills with the ability to contribute effectively as part of a team
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the proven ability to communicate effectively with management and staff at all levels
  • Well-developed organisational skills with the ability to prioritise and work to tight deadlines
  • High level of commitment and flexibility
  • Excellent punctuality and attendance record
  • Strong I.T. skills (Full suite of MS Office)
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken
  • Eligible to live and work in the EU


Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience in the use of AIMS (Movement Control and Crew Control system)
  • Experience with Flight Planning, Aviation Weather, Notams , ATC , NOP-CHMI, Jeppesen, flight monitoring systems
  • Industry approved flight operation and dispatch course is preferable


Interested candidates can send their updated CV on