OPS Coordinator

OPS Coordinator
Sioux Lookout
Full Time
Ground Operations
Deadline To Apply
January 11, 2019

Job Summary

The Ops Coordinator liaise with SOCC to control the logistics at the base to coordinate between the counter, ramp, cargo, fuel, northern agents and the flight crews to ensure on-time performance and operational efficiencies.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Familiarize yourself with area weather, NOTAMs and runway conditions.
  • Keep up to date on maintenance and crewing issues that could cause delay.
  • Support flight crews with Manifest, load sheet and special conditions.
  • Keep the Northern Agents updated on any schedule changes and ensure flights are closed at their completion.
  • Liaise with the front counter, cargo and ramp to keep the timing to ensure the aircraft departs on time.
  • Forward all paperwork as required.
  • Perform and uphold Wasaya’s Customer Care Commitments to both internal and external customers
  • Ensure that all safety policies and procedures are adhered too
  • Any other related duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 1-3 pervious years of airline experience or equivalent is an asset


  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work independently in a busy environment
  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times


  • Ability to communicate in Oji-Cree or Ojibway
  • Aviation background
  • Aviation Radio License


  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs; Repetitively
  • Manual dexterity
  • Overtime as required
  • Travel time as required


If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to:

Human Resources
Wasaya Airways LP
201 Kelner Pl.
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6V3
Fax: (807) 789-1645
Email: careers@wasaya.com


Applications received for this position will only be acknowledged if you are being contacted for an interview.

As a 100% First Nation owned organization, it is the policy of Wasaya Airways LP to hire the most qualified candidate for the position, but to give preference to First Nation candidates, especially those from our owner communities.

Reasonable accommodations are available upon request for all parts of the recruitment process.