About the Job :
The (Cargo) will be responsible to manager and run the Qatar Airways (QR) Freighter Centralized Load Control function at the cargo hub office for day to day operations, controlling and directing staff to contribute highest level of service standard.
You will perform administrative and operations function as appropriate in accordance with company standards, policies and procedures.
Accountability : Operational :
Take ownership of the Centralized weight and balance (W&B) system, and facilitate system implementation in close coordination with the vendor and other internal stake holders.
Closely monitor the W&B systems to ensure it is always updated.
Evaluate possible enhancements in the W&B systems and facilitate implementations.
Monitor freighter operations and quality performance network wide and implement best possible practice related to centralized load control function.
Manage centralized W&B function for all freighter flights during the shift and delegate duties to team of freighter centralized load control officers.
Perform W&B function if and when required due to non-availability of staff or operations reasons.
Plan and maintain work systems, procedures and policies that enable and encourage the optimal performance of the team and other resources within the department.
You will ensure that subordinates are well briefed and updated with latest procedures and development.
Manage and keep track of training and welfare records of freighter centralized load control officers within the shift and ensure that all job related license are valid.
Update the management of day to day activities of the team and issues affecting freighter operations W&B function.
Establish the team and departments objectives to align with and support business objectives.
Regularly evaluate the department and team objectives and make appropriate recommendations and changes if needed.
Manager and supervise the freighter centralized load control officers team to a full potential and lead the team in achieving quality and reliability standards.
Operational Safety :
Ensure compliance to all relevant safety, security, quality and environmental management policies.
Ensure that all managers and supervisors understand work health and safety requirements.
Take a direct interest in reporting injuries, incidents, near misses and hazards.
About You :
You will need to hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent and a valid load control license on narrow body and wide body aircraft (freighter and passenger aircraft).
You will have a valid dangerous goods regulation CAT 10 or CAT 6 certification along with a weight and balance certification, knowledge of IATA regulations, knowledge of ircraft loading and compatibilities
You will need to have a minimum of 5 years of job related experience of which a minimum of 3 years of centralized load control experience on wide body aircrafts is required for the job.
Previous experience working as an on-board loadmaster or load sheet and PDU operations experience on B777F and A330F would be preferred.
You should have good presentation and should have decision making skills.