Operations Officer



Key accountabilities

  • Generate and certify accurate load sheet data for flight crew to enable safe, compliant and efficient flight operations ensuring aircraft depart within certified weight and balance limits
  • Generate accurate NOTOC data for flight crew
  • Generate and certify accurate dead load distribution plans for ramp staff to enable safe, compliant and efficient loading of aircraft cargo holds
  • Work closely with deputy flightwatchers, airline OCC, airline load control departments and inhouse airlines for a safe, efficient and effective operation
  • Maintain a safe operation through adherence to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Adhere to all airline IATA and FAA safety regulations
  • Achieve desired Centre of Gravity targets to minimize fuel consumption
  • Process load data in an accurate and timely manner
  • Ensure all load documentation is produced in accordance with the regulatory and company requirements
  • Undertake other duties as required




  • Knowledge of the principles of weight and balance and their application in a commercial airline environment
  • A demonstrated understanding of the principles of aircraft performance for high capacity aircraft operated in an airline environment, and how that relates to the principles of weight and balance
  • Awareness of the impact that load control activities have on airline operations and the interface with key stakeholders
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite of applications
  • Able to work autonomously with minimum supervision
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent time management skills& the ability to prioritize tasks
  • A focus on, and commitment to, quality of work output
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment and to contribute to do the same in a positive and constructive manner
  • Demonstrated competency & experience in analyzing issues and finding solutions in a timely manner




  • Critical thinking and analysis
  • Organizational and social commitment
  • People and leadership
  • Personal awareness and effectiveness
  • Service delivery
  • Vivacity
  • Teamplayer
  • To demonstrate our safety first philosophy
  • Language skills in Dutch and English are mandatory

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Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
Anchoragelaan 50, Menzies World Cargo, Schiphol, Netherlands, 1118 LE
  • Salary:
    Commensurate with skills and experience
  • Location:
    Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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  • Vacancy Type:
    Full-Time Permanent
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