Las Vegas, Nevada

Responsibilities for this Position

Las Vegas, Nevada

Job Description:

The international dispatcher position is responsible for the international operations trip/flight planning and flight following for aircraft conducting International flight operations.

The flight dispatcher must have a strong knowledge of company procedures, aircraft performance, applicable aviation regulations, national flight requirements as they relate to international flight authorizations and company operating procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The international flight coordinator and dispatcher's duties and responsibilities consist of but are not limited to the following:
  • Responds to requests of charter department and flight crew for international trip support services
  • Ensuring aircraft, crew and passengers have all necessary equipment, documents, visas and any other entry requirements by concerned states/regions
  • Ensures that all airports and routes are operationally suitable and meet company requirements
  • Setting up ground handling, in accordance with client preference, appropriate facilities(weight restrictions, parking, aircraft servicing, hangarage, etc), and economical and efficient ground handling
  • Obtaining all overflight/landing permits, and slots, in accordance with all regulations in an expeditious and economic manner
  • Flight following/monitoring/timely relay of movement messages
  • Maintains knowledge of aeronautical navigation systems, charts, airspace, air traffic control, aircraft performance, AFM, MEL, aeronautical communications and publications and maintains a current operations library
  • Coordinate trips with all relevant authorities, i.e. customs, immigrations, airport and civil/military authorities
  • Ensuring fuel is being arranged and fuel releases relayed in a timely manner
  • Preparing/disseminating complete flight briefings for flight crew
  • Advises ops control manager, charter department, flight crew of international flight operations restrictions
  • Other duties may be required, as needed

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Las Vegas, Nevada

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

Should I Apply?

At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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