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ATC Assistant

Company Name: Serco
Employment Type:Full Time
Location: Sharjah
Experience: 2-5 years
Degree: Higher Secondary School
Nationality: UAE Nationals
No. Of Vacancies:1
Job Description:
The Job Opportunity
The purpose of this position is to maintain the operational 24H timing and provide operational support to the Duty Air traffic Controller to ensure all aircraft’s receive a safe, expeditious and effective service. Part of the role is to ensure all data/information pertaining to AIS and Flight Planning is authentic for the safety, regularity and efficiency to the international civil aviation standards.
Key accountabilities
Manage, correct and disseminate flight plans and other flight associated messages using the Consort Solutions Aeronautical Data Access System (CADAS);
Obtain information to meet the need for pre-flight information service and in-flight information service
Coding and Decoding in-coming and out-going NOTAM
Assists Duty Air Traffic Controller when requested, especially during Emergencies and low visibility operations
Prepare flight progress strips, update and manage flight plans (FPL) and provide the Air Traffic Controller with flight data
Compiling and transmitting weather reports
Comply with staff instructions and administrative rules pertaining to conduct in the Operational area
What we are looking for in our candidates:
Ability to stay calm under pressure and also be stress resistant
The ability to multitask, prioritising as required;
Good communication and organisation abilities
Ability to think fast, have a good memory and make quick decisions
Ability to work in a team

Specific requirements
Interest in the aviation industry
Higher Secondary School Level;
Achieve excellent standards of customer service;
Excellent IT skills;
Attention to detail
Should be service-oriented, and have good spatial orientation
Working with Serco
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has important role to play.  
We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.