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Flight Follower

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Location: Yellowknife, NT, Canada
Date Posted:
Job ID: R18471
Job Status: Full-Time

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Job Summary:

As an experienced Dispatcher or Flight Follower, you will be part of our dynamic Flight Operational Control Center. You will oversee the administrative scheduling and dispatching of all Summit aircraft, ensuring that all aspects of the flights are in accordance with company procedures, planning and monitoring throughout all flight phases.

Working with Summit Air, safety is the top priority, and the perks are endless!

Joining our team means:

- Stability in knowing you have long term employment and growth opportunities
- A competitive wage so you can comfortably provide for your family
- Health & Dental Benefits that start the day you do and RRSP matching, so you and your family feel secure in the future

Click the link below to see what it’s like to work with our team:

Interested? Apply today to join our team in Yellowknife, NT.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Schedule and dispatch all aircraft on a daily basis
  • Ensure compliance with company and Transport Canada regulations
  • Check flight plans for completeness and accuracy
  • Review and maintain flight logs and other reports
  • Brief flight crews prior to departure and provide pilots with information essential to aviation safety
  • Contact crew prior to flights to ensure awareness of upcoming flight schedule      
  • Delay or cancel flights as warranted
  • Manage and update charter logs, flight and flight duty times, pilot availability reports, and inspection schedules


  • Previous experience in a dispatching role or similar position required
  • Valid Air Operator Radio License considered an asset
  • Transport Canada Flight Dispatch Generic Exams an asset
  • Analytical and organized, with strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proven experience in a fast-paced environment

Working Conditions:

  • Must be willing to relocate to Yellowknife, NT

Additional Information:

Company Description

Summit Air, a member of the Ledcor Group of Companies, has been delivering remote aviation solutions to our customers for over 20 years. We have one of the largest and most diverse fleets in the industry. From moving cargo, to transferring passengers, to recreational flights for adventurers seeking to discover the North, we are a one-stop solution when it comes to safe and reliable aviation support. Learn more at 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.

Adjustments will be provided in all parts of our hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance by submitting a request via email. For more information about Ledcor’s Inclusion and Diversity initiatives, please visit our I&D page.

27 Yellowknife Airport, 100 Dickins Street, Yellowknife, NT