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Manager - Aviation Ground Safety


Posted on May 14, 2018

15 - 16 years Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

Bachelor of Arts(Other). Any Nationality

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Manager - Ground Safety will serve as principal advisor to the commanding officer on all ground safety matters. Responsible to advises and aids the commanding officer in developing and managing a command ground safety program. Required to coordinate all ground safety matters among the command s staff and will maintain report appropriate detailed ground safety records and mishap statistics and establish and implement required corrective safety actions. Additionally responsible to collect, analyze and communicating actionable information to assist Commanders in preserving/protecting military combat resources.
Will also be responsible to:
1. Advises and assists the program manager on all safety matters, including: developing safety policy, developing safety goals, objectives, and priorities and integrating them into appropriate training guidance, while developing corrective actions/control options.
2. As a part of internal auditing procedures and quality assurance, the Safety Manager administers the Semi - Annual Survey; collects and disseminates results; monitors corrective action using a hazards log. Continually monitors the ability of each maintenance functional area to protect against aviation accidents.
3. Advises the program manager when a below-standard status that affects safety is detected in any functional area. Assesses the program s risk management effectiveness and safety performance by: Collecting information about risk-management successes, shortcomings, and needed improvements; if the performance met the guidance (goals, objectives, and priorities), recommending corrective actions/controls to improve performance.
4. Monitors safety-related programs, including: observing flight and ground operations to detect and correct unsafe practices; conducting hazard analysis, prioritizing hazards in terms of accident severity and probability; conducting safety meetings quarterly; reviewing accident reports and helping to implement corrective measures; inspecting semiannually the physical condition of airfields, heliports, helipads, and tactical landing sites for hazards; maintaining accident-prevention and other appropriate safety literature and posters; monitoring techniques and proficiency of personnel in handling ammunition or explosives; petroleum, oil, and lubricants (POL); chemicals; hazardous and toxic materials.
5. Observes aviation maintenance operations, making recommendations to correct unsafe procedures and practices, managing an operational hazard report program and monitoring the foreign object damage (FOD) prevention program.
6. Monitors aviation life-support equipment (ALSE); hazard communication program.

Airlines / Aviation

Desired Candidate Profile

- Preferred 15 years of direct related military experience as a unit Safety Officer or with USACR/safety center, Fort Rucker, AL or 20 years of direct related civilian experience as an aviation safety professional.
- Wartime Deployment experience desired.


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Set up in 2007, Global Aerospace Logistics LLC (GAL) is an Abu Dhabi based company that provides professional aerospace services. A subsidiary of the Emirates Defence Industries Company (EDIC), GAL aims to become the leading provider of aviation repair, maintenance, overhaul and specialized suppo rt services in the Middle East through excellence in customer focus, safety, quality and value. The broad range of services portfolio of the company includes:

• Logistics and Supply Chain Management

• Engineering and Technical Services

• Aircraft Sales

• Maintenance Services for Defence Systems & Aircraft

• Aviation Consulting and Project Management

• Components & System Overhaul/Repair

GAL was awarded the GCC Labour Ministers Council Award (2013) for excellence in the field of nationalization. The Emirati Company always creates competitive career opportunities for the UAE nationals in aerospace industry or the UAE Armed Forces. GAL employs more than 2,700 professionals including over 800 Emiratis at different locations across the UAE. Moreover, it is on a constant look out for dedicated and skilled individuals seeking a rewarding career in aviation services.

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