Flight Follower

Website Pentastar Aviation

Job Description:
The Flight Follower position is located in the Operations Control Center and reports to the Flight Operations Manager.

General Description
The Flight Follower has responsibility for maintaining operational control and support of all Pentastar Aviation aircraft under all regulations a particular customer operates under including, FAR 91, FAR 121, FAR 135, and FAR 125. This position serves as a central point of contact for all aircraft movement. Duties include flight tracking, weather briefing, flight planning, weight and balance computations, and other day-to-day operations and trip planning knowledge.

This position requires excellent, professional written and verbal communication skills, a positive engaged working attitude, and strong interpersonal skills for working within a close team environment to problem solve. The Flight Follower works closely with Trip Planners, Charter Sales Representatives, managed and charter Customers, Maintenance personnel, Line Service personnel, Catering personnel, and flight crewmembers regularly to manage trip details from start to finish. On a rotating basis, candidates must be willing to work all shifts including weekends, holidays, afternoon and midnight shifts.

Job Requirements:

  • College degree preferred.
  • Dispatcher License required. (Enrollment in dispatch courses will be considered)
  • Prior aviation experience required. (pilot, dispatcher, air traffic control, and or practical and applicable work experience.)
  • Thorough understanding of applicable Federal Aviation Regulations preferred.
  • Thorough technical understanding of flight planning, and aircraft performance preferred.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks with limited time. (time management skills)
  • Strong customer service skills required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, and internet required.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills required.
  • Ability to compose, by email, concise, professional communication with excellent customer service required.
  • Outstanding teamwork skills are required.
  • May, on occasion, be required to accept direction from other team members, not necessarily the manager.
  • Thorough understanding of business aircraft operations in worldwide service preferred.

We are an equal opportunity employer

Salary Range: Neg-Neg