AF23874 - Captain (Gulfstream 200) | DC Aviation Al Futtaim

Department: DC Aviation Al Futtaim
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 31-Aug-2016
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

DC Aviation Al Futtaim

DC Aviation Al Futtaim (DCAF) has come a long way since its establishment in 2013 as the only integrated Hangar and VIP lounge facility in DWC. We offer services in Charter, FBO, Maintenance and Aircraft Management and strive to deliver excellence in all aspects of our business with our primary focus being to exceed customer expectations. Having obtained our AOC in 2015 our mission is to be the number one Business Aviation Company not only in UAE but also across the region. Being a Joint Venture of two strong conglomerates and also the first mover based in the newly developed Al-Maktoum International Airport, which is set to become the biggest airport in the region, puts us in the enviable position of setting the standard and leading the way for others to follow.

About DC Aviation Al Futtaim:

DC Aviation Al Futtaim (DCAF) has come a long way since its establishment in 2013 as the only integrated Hangar and VIP lounge facility in DWC. We offer services in Charter, FBO, Maintenance and Aircraft Management and strive to deliver excellence in all aspects of our business with our primary focus being to exceed customer expectations. Having obtained our AOC in 2015 our mission is to be the number one Business Aviation Company not only in UAE but also across the region. Being a Joint Venture of two strong conglomerates and also the first mover based in the newly developed  Al-Maktoum International Airport, which is set to become the biggest airport in the region, puts us in the enviable position of setting the standard and leading the way for others to follow.

 

 

About the Job:

The Captain is responsible for operating aircraft and managing crews safely and economically in accordance with company regulations as well as local and international laws. 

Primary Duties:

  • Bear final authority concerning the control of the airplane (nautical authority)
  • Maintain safety and order aboard the aircraft (board authority)
  • Fully responsible for the safety of the aircraft, its load and the persons on board the aircraft when the doors are closed.
  • Fully responsible for the operation and safety of the aircraft from the moment the aircraft is ready to move for the purpose of taking off until the moment it finally comes to rest at the end of the flight and the engines are shut down.
  • Organize the work of the flight deck team and the Lead Captain in accordance with the principles of the ’Multi Crew Concept’ and determine who performs the duties of PF and PNF.
  • Ensures use of checklists.
  • Set priorities and make decisions giving priority to safety and consideration to economy, VVIP passenger comfort and punctuality.
  • Shall possess the required knowledge and qualifications for the route and airports to be used.
  • Be familiar with all documentation and information in regards to Flight Operations.
  • Ensure that a flight- and weather briefing is conducted. Check the weather and NOTAM reports and evaluate the weather situation.
  • Ensure compliance with the maximum allowable flight and duty time regulations.
  • Make sure that the required documents (ship's papers) are on board and up to date.
  • Report findings and irregularities.
  • In emergency, take measures which deemed necessary under given circumstances (emergency authority)
  • Ensure and sign for, airworthiness, required instrumentation and equipment, maintenance requirements, mass and balance and dangerous goods provisions have been met.
  • Meet his flight operational duties as laid out in the Operations Manuals (Part A,B and C)  and the Flight Safety and Cabin Crew Manual.
  • Contribute to expanding the experience and knowledge of the flight crew.
  • Conduct crew briefings.
  • Bear responsibility for and assume the duties of care of his crew.
  • Ensure that the actions of the entire crew towards the passengers, as well as the crew's attire and public appearance promote the reputation and the trust of DC Aviation Al Futtaim in the public eye.
  • Promote good working relationships within the crew, ensure that everyone receives the information necessary to fulfil one's duties and include the opinions of his co-workers into the decision-making process.
  • Delegate tasks to other cockpit and cabin crew members if deemed feasible.

 

About You:

Minimum Qualifications / Experience:

  • Recognized ICAO ATP License with a current G200 PIC Type Rating is essential
  • High level of knowledge of international regulations operating commercial aircraft internationally over land and water
  • English leave proficiency level 4 or higher 
  • Minimum flight experience 3000 hours 


Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. If you are not contacted within 30 days, your application has been deemed unsuccessful. 

 

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
2. Pilot's license
3. Class 1 Medical Certificate
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.