Aircraft Towing Operator Job at Amref

Aircraft Towing Operator Job at Amref…See Details on how to apply for the opportunities available at Amref.

Amref Health Africa in Kenya is the country programme office of Amref Health Africa, Africa’s largest International Health NGO. This is the largest and oldest country programme in Africa with an average annual budget of USD 40million.

  • Aircraft Towing Operator
Responsibilities:

1. Aircraft Towing:

  • Conducting an operational inspection of the tow tractor and tow bar ensuring all equipment used has a serviceable tag and is valid before every use.
  • Performing towing tasks as per the directive of the Operations duty Officer/Flight Crew/Maintenance Perform safe maneuvering of aircraft inside/outside hangar.
  • Monitor radio communication towing request instruction as by the Operations duty Officer/Flight Crew/Maintenance.
  • Communicate and monitor ATC/Ground Control radio communication during all aircraft towing activities.
  • Clean and return tow bars to their designated storage area after use.

2. Adhering to Safety Regulations and Standards:

  • Complying with the company’s towing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) at all times and safety regulation standards of KCARS, KAA and IATA.
  • Timely reporting of any hazards, incidents or unusual state of the aircraft and equipment under your responsibility to your supervisor or Head of Safety.

3. Aircraft cleaning:

  • Cleaning the interior thoroughly using approved cleaning agents. Starting from cleaning the inside so that the aircraft is clean and ready for any mission.
  • Embarking on cleaning the outside of the aircraft using water and approved detergents to remove any stubborn stains.
  • Placing the oxygen pack back to the aircraft (I do not understand what you mean by oxygen pack).
  • Polishing the aircraft on a monthly basis; a schedule has been prepared to ensure work is done at the right time. Deice boots to be polished with shine master/other approved chemical every 3 weeks.
  • Assist in thoroughly cleaning a contaminated aircraft after disinfection in liaison with the Aeromedical team.

Qualifications:

  • KCSE certificate or equivalent.
  • Certificate in Basic First Aid.
  • Certificate of good conduct.
  • Completion of ATC Radio communication training.
  • Certificate of aircraft towing.
  • Minimum 3 years’ consecutive work experience in towing operations.
  • Demonstrated record in towing of aircraft.
  • Good understanding of KAA regulations and Customs rules.
  • Knowledge in Basic First Aid.
  • Knowledge of Airside Driving.
  • Knowledge of Airside Safety Awareness.
  • Basic knowledge in ICT skills.
  • General aviation and aircraft knowledge.

How to Apply

Application Deadline: 24th September 2021.

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