Ground Operations Supervisor

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Division: Summit Air
Location: Yellowknife, NT, Canada
Job ID: 16034
Job Status: Full Time Regular


Job Description

Job Status
Full Time Regular

Job Summary
As a Ground Operations Supervisor you will lead the Summit Air Ramp team in coordinating ground operations to ensure that our fleet of aircrafts is on time in an ever-changing environment. You will work with a growing and dynamic aviation company. You will oversee all ground operations, including budgets and training for ground operations personnel.

Join the Summit Air in Yellowknife, NT as we continue to expand our charter operations!

  • Coordinates, assigns and reviews the work of Ramp Agents, and oversees shipping and receiving
  • Coordinates and tracks all freight inbound/outbound
  • Ensures timely departures of aircraft by ensuring de-icing, freight coordination, and aircraft movements are all coordinated in a timely manner
  • Establishes work schedules, training schedules and procedures, and coordinates activities with other departments
  • Anticipates and quickly reacts to logistics challenges
  • Resolves work-related problems, and prepares and submits progress and other reports
  • Trains workers in job duties, safety procedures and company policies
  • Requisitions supplies and materials
  • Ensures smooth operation of computer systems, equipment and machinery and arranges for maintenance and repair work
  • May perform additional duties as assigned

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a supervisory or management role
  • Experience working in ramp or ground operations or logistics within a small or medium-sized company; aviation experience would be an asset
  • Proven leadership skills, with a collaborative approach to team building and mentorship
  • Intermediate to advanced experience with MS Word, Excel, and Outlook and ability to quickly learn new software
  • Strong attention to detail, and excellent organizational
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a demanding, high volume environment
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills

Work Conditions
  • Monday to Friday schedule. Flexibility will be required to handle any issues that arise

Summit Air, a Ledcor subsidiary, 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!

Ledcor is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of non-discrimination in all of our employment practices. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of race, gender, disability or any other identifying characteristic.

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