Job Details
Ref Code    2021/31
Position Title    Manager ATS
Posted Date    21/03/2021
Expiry Date    31/05/2021
Location    Al Ain Intl. Airport
Nationality Restriction    No Restriction
Job Description    Job Purpose:

To lead and manage the delivery of Air Traffic Services (ATS) in accordance with applicable National and International Aviation regulations, Policies, Procedures and Recommendations and in accordance with company policies , procedures, instructions and contractual terms. To assist in the development of the long-term strategy for ANS by assessing operational and business demands and ensuring that the unit meet future demands safely and efficiently.

Duties, Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
• Oversee all aspects of the ANS operations to ensuring air traffic services are delivered in accordance with the agreed contractual KPI`s.
• Assessing operational and business demands to ensure that the operational unit has the capability to meet customer expectations and future demands in safe and efficient manner
• Contributing to the development and implementation of a long-term 5-year strategic plan for the development of ANS to meet the business and operational needs of internal and external customers.
• Leading the design and amendment of policies and procedures to address the short- and medium-term changing requirements to ensure safe and efficient delivery of air navigation services across the area of responsibility
• Fostering collaborative relationships within ADAC and their customers that include, but are not limited to KBZAC, Etihad Aviation Training, adjacent ANSPs, military aviation and ATC units, general aviation units and commercial airline customers.
• Promoting and supporting the Safety Management System and Quality Management System within ANS to ensure that safety and quality remains primary to the delivery of air navigation services.
• Maintain oversight of the recording, reporting and monitoring of all safety incidents and implementation of corrective actions ensuring identified risks are managed in a prompt manner and mitigation plans are put in place
• Identification and reporting of safety risks in accordance with the Safety Management System. Monitor staff performance to fulfil performance requirement.
• Ensuring that sufficient operational staff are available at all times and are deployed in the most efficient manner using appropriate rostering methods
• Oversee the training and development activities for the teams as per regulatory and job specific requirements to ensure they remain equipped with the skills, knowledge, attributes and competencies necessary to perform the job
• Participate in management and customer meetings as required and foster collaborative stakeholder relationships to support operational activities and promote a positive image of the company
• Maintain oversight of documentation to ensure it is prepared, stored and disseminated in a timely manner.
• Ensure that comprehensive contingency planning is in place for all eventualities that may affect the provision of ANS
• Demonstrate the highest level of leadership and dedication to GAL ANS management ideals as a representative of ATS management.

• Safety responsibilities and accountabilities of this position are detailed in the Safety Management Manual of the organization. The Job holder is required to maintain awareness and knowledge in relation to their safety responsibilities associated with their job function
Qualification    Educational Qualification:
• Currently the holder of, or previously held, ICAO (or equivalent) and/or UAE recognised Air Traffic Control licenses in Aerodrome Control Instrument and Approach Radar Control
• Previous or Current Local Competency Examiner and/or ATC instructors rating and ATC Examiner endorsements
Professional Certifications:
• ICAO English Language Level 5
Experience    Experience:
• Air traffic control experience at an international airport operation including a minimum of 10 years validated ATC services
• At least 4 years of senior air traffic control supervisory or management experience in a post accountable for the daily delivery of an air traffic control service
• Previous experience of liaison with a National or International ATS regulator
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