Base Manager - Kuujjuaq

May 16 2019
Industries Tourism, Passengers transportation
Categories Production, Operations, Quality, Safety, Aerospace, Aviation, Airport, Professional and Administration Positions
Kuujjuaq, QC

Tasks descriptions

  • Coordinate and supervise the service offered to the customers, counter agents, cargo employees, and camp operations, in order to provide an exceptional hassle-free experience;
  • Participate to the Air Inuit's Integrated Safety Management (IMS)
  • Recruit, supervise, and train the personnel;
  • Proceed in the evaluation of the personnel;
  • Elaborate a training and development plan in order to ensure that the knowledge of the employees is constantly up to date;
  • Establish and manage work schedules;
  • Participate in management meetings;
  • Liaise with clients and other departments for the scheduling of camp operations;
  • Ensure that ground equipment, vehicles, and buildings are maintained in good condition;
  • Develop and maintain an excellent communication with the customers, employees, and other departments within the company;
  • Prepare and manage the budgets of the station;
  • Manage and handle customer complaints;
  • Follow-up on contracts given to external supplies;
  • Implement ways to improve daily operations;
  • Be a person of resource for your employees;
  • Apply and enforce the policies and procedures contained within the employee manual;
  • Actively participate in the Occupational Health and Safety committee;
  • All other duties deemed necessary in order to ensure the effectiveness of the operation.


  • Post-secondary degree in administration or equivalent work experience;
  • Experience in a similar position within the aviation industry (4 years);
  • Possess the aptitude for managing human resources (teamwork management, conflict management, etc.)
  • Excellence aptitude for customer service;
  • Professional attitude and behavior (skills for teamwork, autonomy, enthusiasm, interpersonal skills, honesty, versatility, sense of initiative, sense of organization, etc.);
  • Ability to communicate in at least 2 of the following languages: Inuktitut, French, English;
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook;
  • Very good written and verbal communication skills;
  • Leadership and the capacity to make decisions, tolerance to stress;
  • Have demonstrated high ethical standards in past employment.

Benefits and Salary

The salary is determined according to our compensation policy
– Level 11 ( starting at $63,025)

Air Inuit Ltd provides a company contributed RRSP, a Group Insurance (life, dental, health care, short and long term disability), 6% vacation, a Retirement Allowance Plan and various other innovative benefit and recognition opportunities.

Additional information

To apply for this vacancy, please send your résumé before May 29th, 2019 by visiting or by email to (Specify Job #1815 - YVP Base Manager).

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.
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