Ground Operations Manager

Department : Ground Operations

Location : Krabi

Position Type : Full-time

Role Overview

The Ground Operations Manager coordinates ground services with various stakeholders ensuring efficiency, compliance, and quality. This role demands a deep understanding of airport regulations, safety requirements, and the ability to manage resources effectively.


  • Oversee the issuance and updating of the Ground Operations Manual and its Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Collaborate with the Director of Flight Operations on ground operational matters.
  • Ensure efficient, safe, and economical ground handling of company aircraft.
  • Adherence to legal requirements, rules, regulations, and AOC provisions.
  • Plan manpower and control budget for stations.
  • Ensure efficient baggage handling, ground support equipment maintenance, and achievement of company service goals.
  • Train Ground Operations personnel for safe and professional conduct.
  • Coordinate with units for station audits and ensure timely rectifications.
  • Guide and support in case of accidents and irregularities at all stations.
  • Represent the company in collaborations and safety management initiatives.
  • Oversee administration and coordination of relevant management aircraft, flight planning, and dispatch.


  • Male or Female, age over 27 years.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline with 6+ years of experience.
  • Proven experience in ground handling, with at least 5 years.
  • Familiarity with Airside Safety Management System and Dangerous Goods Regulation (DGR CAT6 qualification preferred).
  • Ability to travel and adapt to different locations.
  • Exceptional communication skills in Thai and English.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products.


  • Communication: Clear and concise communication with diverse groups including airport staff, passengers, and government officials.
  • Technical Knowledge: Comprehensive understanding of airport operations, equipment, and software.
  • Leadership: Delegate tasks, motivate teams, and maintain a positive work environment.
  • Problem-solving: Identify issues, devise solutions, and implement them effectively.
  • Organizational Skills: Manage multiple tasks concurrently in a results-oriented setting.
  • Regulatory Knowledge: Awareness of Thai aviation regulations.

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