Feb 11, 2022

Aviation Operations Manager

  • JAARS, Inc.
  • Remote
Full time Distribution-Shipping Facilities Installation-Maintenance-Repair Inventory-Purchasing Management

Job Description

Target Staff Type            Supported/Volunteer

Work Location  Remote-Overseas

FTE        1.000

Position Summary         

Management skills and experience in organizing and coordinating complex operations that are vital to providing the aviation transportation services that Bible translation needs around the world. You will be responsible for the oversight and coordination of aviation flight operations and supporting logistics, including flight coordination, passenger movement and aircraft staging.


This position is located overseas.

Position Responsibilities            

  • 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 met
  • Liaise with the local Civil Aviation Authorities to ensure regulatory compliance
  • Participate in the department’s senior management team meetings

Position Requirements

  • A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embraces the vision, mission and core values of JAARS
  • Good problem solving
  • Good communicator, able to coordinate and collaborate
  • Attention to detail
  • Comfortable working with computers
  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Some type of Aviation experience helpful
  • Background or experience in logistics preferred

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