Flight Follower at Mountain Air Cargo, Inc. in Kinston, North Carolina

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Job Description:

We are committed to providing a stable, growth-oriented and inspiring work environment that offers opportunities for professional, personal and financial growth. If you are interested in joining a growing team, where YOU are our most valuable asset, then MAC is the place for you.

To serve as a Flight Follower in the Operations Control Center (OCC) to ensure the OCC serves its primary mission of managing the airlines operations to the highest degree of safety and efficiency. This includes the responsibility of driving Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's), Irregular Operations (IROPS) and ensuring that the best service is provided to the customer by effectively planning and communicating.


To plan, release and monitor flights in accordance with applicable Federal Regulations and Mountain Air Cargo, Inc. (MAC) policies and procedures

Monitors the status of all company flights from the pre-flight planning, then from the time of departure until the completion of the flight
Work in a Team Environment with a Positive Attitude

Collects and disseminates weather and aeronautical information to Flight Crews

Ensures all ground handling, deicing, fuel, landing/departure slots, and landing/overfly permits are in order prior to releasing a flight

Identifies, anticipates, and takes corrective action to minimize actual/potential delays due to weather, scheduling, operations, crew legality, maintenance issues or any other operational disruption

Advises appropriate personnel of potential/actual delays and conditions affecting safety of flight

Coordinates with Maintenance Control to ensure aircraft status will permit the intended operation to be conducted safely and in accordance with applicable ATC, government regulations, and international policies

Ensures that MEL/CDL limitations or restrictions are evaluated and complied with Determines airport suitability/risk assessment

Maintains a shift log for recording key data for all assigned flights and missions

Complies with all applicable federal/state health and safety regulations

Performs other duties, as assigned

High-school diploma or GED required
Previous Part 121 airline operations experience preferred
Valid FAA Part 121 Aircraft Dispatcher Certificate
Ability to pass a 10 year criminal history and background check
Able to pass a DOT Drug Screen and be enrolled in the company Drug and Alcohol Testing Program
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Outlook, Excel, Word)
Excellent written and oral communication
Time management skills, organization, and the ability to prioritize tasks.

Some travel required.


Remain current and qualified as a Flight Follower

Work typically performed in an office environment. However, due to work requirements, may require frequent travel which will involve exposure to noise, chemicals, adverse temperatures and other similar hazards.

Mountain Air Cargo, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a comprehensive benefits package

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $17.00 per hour


  • 401(k)

  • 401(k) matching

  • Dental insurance

  • Disability insurance

  • Employee assistance program

  • Flexible spending account

  • Health insurance

  • Health savings account

  • Life insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Vision insurance


  • Aircraft Dispatcher (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Company's website:

  • www.mtaircargo.com

Company's Facebook page:

  • https://www.facebook.com/MountainAirCargo/

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required

  • Plastic shield at work stations

  • Social distancing guidelines in place

  • Virtual meetings

  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place