Director of Quality, Safety & Security 



 JOB DESCRIPTION & RESPONSIBILITIES: 

• To be responsible for Safety, Quality and Security of the airline in compliance with local & International Regulations 
• To be aware of all safety and service quality requirement and to be to be responsible for the outcomes and findings of all internal & external safety/quality audits. 
• To ensure that corrective and preventive actions are taken at the root-cause levels on all audit nonconformities and audit findings in an acceptable manner and within reasonable time frame. 
• To ensure strict compliance (by own self and by the subordinate staff) with all required standards and other legal or regulatory requirements; applicable to operational areas under their jurisdiction at all time during the conduct of normal operations. 
• Assume responsibility as per the Management approved system procedures 
• To ensure strict compliance to their department/division operational safety and security functions and also ensuring operation are provided with necessary resources. 
• Implement and control the airline Flight Safety & Quality Assurance program on behalf of the CEO. 
• Provide information and advice on Flight Safety & HSE matters to the CEO. 
• Accident / incident prevention, promotion of safety awareness 
• Incident and hazard analysis 
• Monitoring the air safety reporting occurrence data base. 
• Corrective actions on audits, investigation reports and Flight Safety trends. 
• Liaison with heads of all departmental heads on safety matters 
• Disseminate Flight Safety related information throughout the airline. 
• Liaison with manufacturer's safety department, regulatory agencies, and other Flight Safety organizations worldwide. 
• Monitor implementation of SMS, IOSA, QMS 9001, OHSAS 18001 & EMS 14001 Standards. 
• Assist the investigation of accidents with regulatory body, informing CEO and suggesting immediate remedial actions. 
• Monitoring investigation into incidents, serious incidents, investigation of hazardous events having safety implications. 
• Monitoring results / outcomes of SMS audits, IOSA internal audits, HSE audits, airports surveys, spot-checks and inspections. 
• Maintaining familiarity with all aspects of the airline's activities and its personnel. 
• Planning and control of Corporate Safety & QA budget. 
• Monitoring effective implementation of airline’s Emergency Response Plan, preparation. 
• Oversee all operational recruitments, procurement and induction of new, used or leased aircraft, evaluation and monitoring of safety oversight processes of vendors, code sharing partners and support agencies. 
• Oversight of confidential hazard reporting system. 
• Oversight of Flight Data Management Program. 
• Oversight of Corporate Resource Management program. 
• Any other task assigned by the Accountable Manager. 

​REQUIREMENTS: 

• 10 years in a similar Quality & Safety position, ideally as a Post-Holder 
• Meets local requirements 
• Should hold a University Degree 
• Knowledge of international/domestic, commercial air carrier flight operational procedures. 
• You are critical to the processes and takes initiative to enhance them. 
• You know how to work under pressure and can act in a flexible way in different situations. 
• You have excellent communication skills in English, both spoken and written. 


Root Aviation​ Ltd.