Flight Dispatcher Job in Whitehorse, YT at Air North, Yukon’s Airline –

Competition #: 4N23-069

Wage: $27.50 or commensurate with experience

Hours of Work: Permanent Full-Time

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon

Closing Date: Until Filled

Calling on anyone interested in Flight Dispatch! This position with Air North, Yukon’s Airline will provide you with the training needed! Historically, successful flight dispatchers have backgrounds as passenger services agents, aircraft refuelers, and those with a genuine interest in aviation! In 2020 Air North, Yukon’s Airline was named the best airline in Canada on Trip Advisor. This wouldn’t have been possible without the team behind the scenes. This is a testament to the dedication and hard work of Air North’s employees.

Reporting to the Chief Dispatcher, this position is responsible for the safe dispatch of company flights in accordance with the Company Operations Manual, the Dispatch Procedures Manual, as well as Transport Canada Regulations. Examples of duties include: Operational flight watch, generation of operational flight plans, communication with flight crew and provision of support to related departments, generation of aircraft load plan as well as weight and balance calculations. This position is crucial for safe and efficient flight operations, requiring candidates with superior situational awareness and attention to detail.

Would you describe yourself as having the following:

· Ability to learn regulations and manuals such as CARs, CFS, and AIM

· Ability to learn and reference company-specific documents such as COM, DPM, MEL, Runway Performance Analysis

· Exceptional organizational, time management, analytical and problem-solving skills

· Accurate and concise communication skills

· Ability to cope to constant interruptions, distractions, time pressure and concurrent demands

· Strong computer proficiency and aptitude with data entry software programs

Qualifications/Conditions of Employment:

· Minimum 21 years of age as per Transport Canada

· Minimum Grade 12 or equivalent

· FAA Dispatcher License is an asset

· Willingness to successfully complete Transport Canada Flight Dispatcher written exams: FDOPS (Operations) and FDMET (Meteorology)

· Must successfully pass initial and recurrent Transport Canada dispatcher competency check

· Must be able to obtain a Restricted Operators Certificate – Aeronautical (ROC-A)

· Must be able to obtain and retain a Restricted Area Identification Card (RAIC)

· Must be a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident or show current proof of right to work in Canada

How to Apply:

Quoting competition # 4N23-069, please submit your resume and cover letter to the Human Resources Department

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest in this position. Due to the substantial volume of applications, we receive, only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Air North is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from diverse and underrepresented groups. If you require assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation during the application or recruiting process, please contact HR.

Air North, Yukon’s Airline has been serving Yukoners for over 40 years. We offer competitive wages, an attractive benefits package including great travel perks, and an enriching work environment for our 450+ employees.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From $27.50 per hour


  • Dental care
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:


  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Morning shift
  • Night shift
  • Weekends as needed

Supplemental pay types:

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Whitehorse, YT Y1A 6E6: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • flight dispatcher: 1 year (preferred)

Work Location: In person

About the Company

Company: Air North, Yukon’s Airline –

Company Location:  Whitehorse, YT

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