Harare International Airport, Harare, Zimbabwe
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Reports to Chief Flight Operations Inspector

Location: Head Office

Job Purpose

The position exists to regulate, licence, certify and participate in setting safety standards for flight
operations in the country in accordance with ICAO SARPS.
Duties and responsibilities
1. Examines and reviews procedures submitted by operators on application for the issue or
renewal of Air Operators‟ Certificate
2. Refers to established procedures for review.
3. Approves operations and training manuals of air operators
4. Examines submitted manuals while referring to CAA and ICAO guidelines
5. Originates aeronautical information circulars and disseminates them.
6. Flight tests pilots for:-

  • Instrument Ratings
  • Issue of PPLs
  • Issue of CPLs
  • Instructor and Assistant Instructor Ratings
  • Type Ratings
  • Flight Engineers‟ licences
  • Periodic Flight Tests
  • Issues and renewals of certificates of Airworthiness (Cs of As)
  • Performance evaluations

7. Conducts oral examinations for the issuance and renewal of Instructor and Assistant Instructor
8. Checks and signs the following licences:

  • ATPL, SCPL and CPL
  • Student and PPL
  • Flight Engineer
  • Instrument Ratings
  • Instructor and Assistant Instructor Ratings
  • Validations

9. Administers Aviation Regulations.
10. Supervises flight operators to ensure compliance with national and international standards.
11. Maintains proficiency in relevant aircraft
12. Maintains technical proficiency on relevant aircraft
13. Flight tests for Certificate of Airworthiness
14. Develops Instrument Let-down procedures in conjunction with Chief Flight Operations
15. Produces Flight Manual Performance charts in consultation with Chief Flight Operations
16. Produces Flight Safety Circulars in consultation with Chief Flight Operations Inspector
17. Investigates breaches of Regulations such as Low Flying, airmanship, rear misses and Air
Traffic Services contraventions
18. Flies the CAAZ aircraft on inspection visits and air navigation calibrations and Maintains
records in connection with CAA aircraft
19. Approves Operations Manuals and Load Sheets

Qualifications and Skills

  • A commercial pilot licence including instrument rating
  • At least 2000 hours flight time
  • Full instructor examiners rating
  • Government Aviation Safety Inspector‟s Certificate in Flight Operations
  • Aircraft accident investigation certificate
  • Human factors course
  • 10 years‟ experience in Flight operations with a regulatory background
  • Skills and Competencies
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision
  • Good communication skills
  • High ethics
  • Team leadership
  • Conversant with ICAO SARPs
  • Management development program
  • Human factors certificate
  • Compliance and enforcement
Harare, Harare Province, Zimbabwe


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