This position reports to the Manager of Crew Services. This is a full-time position that will interact with the Director of Operations, Manager of System Operations Control, Director of System Operations Control, Chief Pilot, Director of Inflight, other Crew Schedulers, and is responsible for the analysis of current and future optimization of flight crew resources. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a thorough knowledge and understanding of all FAR Part 121 and FAR Part 117 crew scheduling requirements. Good communication skills are required, and the successful candidate must be able to exhibit the values and culture of the company while working with flight crews in a dynamic environment.
Duties and Responsibilities
The duties of the Crew Scheduler are:
·Ensure efficient utilization of pilots as well as day-to-day tracking of their attendance.
·Provide excellent customer service and support to all crewmembers through handling all scheduling related items including relaying correct policy, procedural, and regulatory information.
·Notification of changes to crewmember daily/monthly schedule changes; communicate schedule changes to crewmembers in a timely manner.
·Ensure all crewmember assignments are in accordance with FAA mandated Part 91, Part 121, Part 117 regulations and company policies.
·Continuous monitoring and verification of the integrity of the flight schedule by ensuring all segments have been assigned to a legal crew.
·Resolve flight crew legality problems and rest requirements based on appropriate regulatory and contractual requirements.
·Maintain necessary communication with all crewmembers, flight control, and station personnel related to crew schedules
·Process trip swaps, trip drops, sick calls, emergency leaves, and other daily schedule modifications.·Secure all necessary accommodations including but not limited to hotel and deadhead flight booking
·Ensure Utilization of reserve crewmembers in the most efficient and expedient method necessary to ensure operational reliability
·Ensure compliance with FARs, contract requirements, and departmental guidelines.
·Work closely with dispatchers to resolve problems and coordinate the efficient daily operation of the airline.
·Report on daily scheduling and department status.
·Other duties as assigned.
Position/Title: Crew Scheduler
Reports to: Manager of Crew Services
Location: Wayne, Pennsylvania (“Philly”)
At Eastern Airlines curiosity and excitement for growth go a long way. In fact, Eastern Airlines was launched by seekers, adventurers and above all fliers. Our rich legacy and pioneering spirit are still evident in our team today. Our open-hearted attitude, respect for the people we fly and our attention to detail is what sets Eastern Airlines apart from its competitors. Natural curiosity and hunger for wonder are behaviors that make our employees successful. This summary provides a listing of the knowledge, skills and abilities that are critical components of the position for Crew Scheduler.