Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Plan and monitor the progress of an aircraft journey using software tools. Advise the flight crew of any circumstances that might affect flight safety. During all phases of the flight, the dispatcher is required to monitor and advise the crew of any changes affecting the safety of the flight. Other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements Minimum Qualifications: • FAA Aircraft Dispatcher Certificate • Available to work all shifts, all days • Possess effective communication skills both verbal and written • Computer literacy required • High School Diploma or GED
Preferred Qualifications: • Previous experience as a dispatcher
Work Environment: • Standard office environment, use of computers and other office equipment • Work weekends, nights, holidays and/or irregular shifts
Physical Requirements: Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds
The above statements provide a brief description of the general nature of work performed and not intended to be a complete list of responsibilities, duties and skills required for this position. Duties and expectations are subject to change as needed.
Employment is contingent upon a clear Driving Record, 10-year Criminal History Records Check, and Drug Screen as required We also require proof of High School or GED completion
Benefit package includes paid training, holiday pay, 401(k), vacation, family travel on the American Airlines network, medical and dental available