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Aerodrome Officer

Aliases: Airport Officer

Industry/Sector(s): Logistics


JOB DESCRIPTION 1

The tasks an Aerodrome Officer is expected to perform include:

  • Co-ordinating work of all staff engaged at airport
  • Supervising movement of air traffic at aerodrome 
  • Assisting visiting aircraft and passengers
WORK ENVIRONMENT 1
  • It is a not a field job
  • Need not handle a team
  • Local travelling is not a part of this job role 
  • Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available
  • Work from home option is not available
Working hours
  • Minimum 8 hours of working daily
  • Shift system maybe available
Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

Candidates with one leg (OL) is suitable for this job

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING 

Minimum – 12th  

KEY COMPETENCIES 1
  • Knowledge of ensuring that air field is fenced around to prevent unauthorized intrusion and to keep it clear of any obstruction for safe landing and take-off of aircraft
  • Proficient in inspecting runways and ensureing that they are properly maintained, fire fighting equipment is adequate and facilities for parking of aircrafts in aircraft hangers, etc. are available
  • Experience in obtaining and transmitting correct meteorological information to aircraft
  • Knowledge of providing, proper lighting signal equipment to facilitate landing and take-off of aircraft
  • Knowledge of looking after landing and takeoff facilities and rendering other aid to visiting aircraft
  • Proficient in collecting and remitting landing and parking charges on aircraft to government treasury
  • Knowledge of ensuring that passengers' lounge, restaurants, book-stalls and other conveniences are well maintained
  • Knowledge of providing first-aid to sick and injured passengers and crew
  • Proficient in supervising and controling fire fighting operations at airport
  • Experience in assisting search and rescue operations of aircraft and crew in distress
  • Proficient in taking security measures for protection of aerodrome
  • Basic knowledge of IT and computers
DESIRABLE COMPETENCIES 1

Coming Soon

AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING AND LEARNING INSTITUTES 
  • Indian Aviation Academy, New Delhi
  • GMR Aviation Academy, Hyderabad 
  • Air Navigation Services – India, Airports Authority of India, New Delhi
AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING SCHEMES/SCHOLARSHIPS 

Coming Soon

SAMPLE OF TRAINING AND LEARNING COURSES 

Coming Soon

CAREER PROGRESSION PATH 

Aerodrome Officer → Assistant Aerodrome Manager Aerodrome Manager → General Manager, Aerodrome Director Aerodrome

Transfer option
  • India: Yes
  • Abroad: Yes

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EXPECTED EARNINGS 

Coming Soon  (These figures are indicative and subject to change)

REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE 

Coming soon

PROBABLE EMPLOYERS 
  • Airport Authority of India
  • Private aAviation companies across India
KEYWORDS 
  • Aerodrome Officer
  • Airport Officer
OCCUPATIONAL CODES AND STANDARDS 
Standard Code Description
NCO 2015 1324.0900 Aerodrome Officer
ISCO 2008 1324 Supply, Distribuition and Related Managers
NIC 2008 52231; 52232 Activities related to air transport of passengers, animals or freight; Firefighting and fire-prevention services at airports
QP Reference NA NA
NSQF NA NA
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