Airline Jobs in Baton Rouge | Delta Airlines (Tower Agent)

Website Delta Airlines

If You are Looking for Jobs in Baton Rouge, Check out this Airline Job vacancy in Baton Rouge from Delta Airlines Careers.

Who Can Apply For This Position

  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving, and decision-making skills are preferred
  • Champions change and lead others through stressful situations
  • Develops both strategic and tactical plans that create a safety-conscious environment resulting in employee safety and well-being
  • Should be a self-starter and able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Embrace diverse people, thinking, and styles
  • Consistently makes safety and security, of self and others, the priority
  • High School diploma, GED, or High School Equivalency
  • Should have strong analytical, organizational, and administrative skills
  • Should be proficient in communication skills: verbal, written, and listening
  • Able to Work Shift Work
  • Where permitted by applicable law, must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by the date of hire to be considered for a U.S.-based job, if not currently employed by Delta Air Lines, Inc.
  • Must be able to balance multiple priorities within established time constraints
  • Demonstrate a high level of technical competence

Preferred Qualifications

  • FAA Flight Dispatch license
  • Experience working in an Airport Control Centre (ACC)/Hub Tower environment or experience in dispatching or coordinating work activities in safety and time-sensitive environment
  • Operational experience in Airline Customer Service or Ground Operations
  • Bachelor’s Degree or 5 years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge of Excel and Microsoft

What You Have to do as a Tower Agent

  • Responsible for managing on-board tarmac delays and ensuring DOT 3-hour tarmac rule compliance
  • Partners with the Operations Customer Centre (OCC) in executing the daily operation to meet safety, reliability, and customer service objectives
  • Responsible for supporting all teams and the operation
  • Develops a line of communication with the local FAA tower to ensure maximized use of the airport facility and minimized obstructions of Delta aircraft traffic
  • Actively manages and oversees the movement of all aircraft traffic into and out of Delta controlled traffic areas
  • Oversees gate assignments and monitors gate separation/spacing issues, and gate closures due to airport or terminal construction and is responsible for resolving all gate conflicts for the facility
  • Practices safety-conscious behaviors in all operational processes and procedures
  • Ability to collaborate with and support ideas from team members to complete tasks and reach common goals.