Do you have management skills and experience in organizing and coordinating sometimes complex operations? Do you have a logistics background that can put the pieces together to form an efficient and effective aviation flight department? Using these gifts is vital to providing the aviation transportation services that Bible translation so desperately needs around the world.
Responsible for the oversight and coordination of aviation flight operations and all the supporting logistics surrounding that endeavor, including areas such as flight coordination, passenger movement, and aircraft staging.
Positions available in the USA and Overseas
For a full-time volunteer or a non-paid, staff person who raises support
Provide supervision of flight and ground operations, including flight coordinating, passenger and cargo movement, and staff working in these areas
Provide oversight of aircraft care and airworthiness, including the planning and coordination of maintenance schedules
Provide directional input and oversight into the types of flight activities JAARS is involved in
Along with the business manager, ensure the financial objectives of the aviation department are being met
Liaise with the local Civil Aviation Authorities when necessary to ensure regulatory compliance
Participate in the department’s senior management team meetings
Demonstrate a deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
Embrace the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS, and help us live them effectively
Good at problem solving
Ability to coordinate and collaborate
Attention to detail
Comfortable working with computers
Education and Experience
Associate or Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
Some type of Aviation experience
Background or experience in logistics preferred
JAARS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Christian ministry headquartered on a beautiful 500+ acre campus just south of Charlotte, NC. Our campus includes extensive training facilities, an airport, office and commercial facilities, guest housing, food services, recreational areas, health clinic, on-site childcare, and youth and family ministry support for staff and partners.
We are pleased to have more than five hundred people serving on our campus. We partner closely with SIL International, the organizations of the Wycliffe Global Alliance and other organizations locally and globally.
JAARS vision is that people’s lives and communities are transformed as they experience God’s Word in their own language.
JAARS mission is to make Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth. We do that by enabling locally appropriate and sustainable solutions in transportation, technology, media, and training.
There are nearly 600 million people in the world with little or no access to Scripture in the language they know best, their heart language. JAARS is here to do something about that.
JAARS makes Bible translation and language development possible, especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth. We do that by enabling locally-appropriate and sustainable solutions in transportation, technology, media, and training.
We need more staff to make in possible. Of those who work at the JAARS Center in Waxhaw, N.C., 50% are volunteers either short- or long-term, full- or part-time, and of all ages and training backgrounds. Missionaries and a few paid personnel round out the staff.
Consider becoming part of our team that impacts people for eternity by helping give them God’s Word!