Flight Coordinators/Dispatchers

Temporary - Part-Time

Paphos, CY

Job Details


Job Title:                              Flight Coordinator/Dispatcher

Location:                              Pafos Airport


Job Summary


Dispatchers manage the entire arrival and departure process overseeing all ground handling activities to ensure a safe working environment and achieve an on time departure. Dispatchers will deal with a variety of airline systems and represent Swissport through effective communication with flight and cabin crew at the aircraft side. The dispatchers will ensure that the aircraft departs with all passengers, baggage and cargo are accounted for.  


Job Responsibilities


  • Highlight shortfalls to individuals immediately and if necessary, escalate to relevant line managers or through the safety reporting system
  • Advise the Operations Control Centre (OCC) of appropriate delay allocation and communicate as required to the owning department and report any extra services supplied to the airline
  • Ensure the Loading Team Leader adheres to the LIRF (loading plan) and any anomalies are communicated back to Load Control
  • They will also ensure prompt delivery of all LIRF figures back to Load Control in order for the load sheet to be completed and delivered to the aircraft
  • Responsible for ensuring crews receive aircraft/passenger documentation
  • Must be physically present on the ramp on a regular basis to ensure safe operations
  • Must understand refueling procedures and be aware of emergency processes
  • Secure all duties and services according Contracts and agreed Standards (SLAs)
  • Ensure all personnel working around the aircraft are using correct safe working practices and they all have the correct PPEs
  • Perform FOD control and removal
  • Perform start up clearance duties (Headsets)
  • Marshalling
  • Loading Supervision
  • Overall responsible for the safety of the aircraft, its crew, the passengers and all personnel working for turnaround
  • Communicate effectively with all relevant departments in order to ensure a safe working environment and achieve an on time departure


Qualifications and Competencies


  • College/ University Degree or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) in Greek & English
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Office)
  • Be able to work in teams with minimal supervision
  • Must be flexible and willing to work during various shifts including, holidays, weekends and night shifts
  • Quality and Efficiency Oriented
  • Attention to detail
  • Customer oriented
  • Safety Awareness as top Priority
  • Ability to work under pressure and deliver on time
  • Willingness to work in inclement weather
  • Problem solving skills


What we offer

  • Competitive Compensation package
  • Dynamic and friendly working environment
  • Continuous development and training
  • Provision of 13th Salary
  • Paid Overtime
  • Double pay and additional day OFF offered for Public Holidays


Looking for a new challenge?

If you are looking for a new challenge in a rapid and exciting environment in the aviation services industry, are motivated to work in a multicultural company and in a position that allows you to utilize your talents, this will be an excellent opportunity for you!


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement


Swissport as an equal opportunity employer bases its hiring decisions on the business need and the best qualified candidates available, and does not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of any protected category. Candidates who are offered employment may be subject to a criminal record and other background checks as permitted or required by company policy or applicable law.