Duty Manager

Duty Manager

companyWizz Air
locationBudapest, Hungary
PublishedPublished: Published 1 month ago
ExpiresExpires: Expiring in less than 3 weeks
Office, Operations

Purpose of the position:

To provide and maintain daily operations management oversight of Wizz Air fleet and to control / coordinate the work of involved Agencies and the Operations Control Center personnel with his/her best knowledge in order to obtain safe, economical and passenger oriented operation on the highest standard.

Place in the organization:

Duty Manager reports to Team Manager of Duty Managers


Duty Manager is responsible for:

Continuous monitoring of all flight operations and where the safety of a flight is in doubt, take all possible steps to ensure the safety of crew and passengers

Tactical decision making

Disruption management

  • Proactive management of possible longer term exposures to daily operations
  • In case of a Flight Safety Occurrence of Operational Disruption, the Duty Manager on duty notifies the appropriate company personnel / authorities
  • In case of an emergency, alarming and calling together the Crisis Management Team
  • Operations Pre-planning / fleet tail assignment based on maintenance requests
  • Flight monitoring and fleet control
  • Internal and external communications
  • Sending the schedule and rotation plan to airports, ground handling agents and maintenance providers
  • Preparing / handling reports and feedbacks
  • Controlling the work of OCC positions and all other positions that are delegated positions to OCC but not being part of OCC by organization set up
  • Arranging airport slots in ad-hoc cases
  • Filling the daily operations checklist
  • Providing recommendations on improving processes, systems and management practices in OCC
  • Developing and amending OCC procedures
  • Other duties assigned by Head of Operations Control and Team Manager of Duty Managers

Skills and Competencies:

  • “Can do” attitude
  • Adaptability
  • Work well under pressure
  • Decision-making skills
  • Creative thinking
  • Attention to detail
  • Demonstrated commitment to a Safety Management System
  • Leadership skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Knowledge of AIMS

Minimum requirements:

  • Fluent English (written and spoken)
  • 3 or more years of experience in aviation industry
  • 2 or more years of experience in Operations Control
  • Navigational experience is an advantage

When applying, please only provide valid information regarding your educational background and certificates, as the original documents will be requested during the hiring process.

We look forward to meeting you and learning more about your skills and experience. Join the Wizz Air team and discover the world of opportunities. 

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