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Headquarters Switzerland

Established in 1969 ZIMEX AVIATION LTD. has continuously delivered specialized remote field operations in Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Based in Switzerland, the company holds a Swiss Air Operator Certificate, and owns a Maintenance Repair Facility and an Aviation Training Organization. It operates and maintains a fleet of over 20 turboprop aircraft under EASA Aviation Standards. Major petroleum industry companies, international humanitarian organizations, UN agencies and since 2016 the European express cargo feeder market count on the proven professionalism, vast aviation know-how, spare parts logistics, excellent safety record and high dispatch reliability of ZIMEX AVIATION LTD.

For our Headquarters in Glattbrugg, Zürich in Switzerland we seek a



  • Provide leadership to the entire Flight Operations team at HQ and in the field
  • Recruitment of flight crew
  • The safe and efficient conduct of flight operations in conformity with all applicable regulations and in accordance with best industry practice
  • Management of all flight operations documentation, including the revision and publication of all Operations Manuals
  • Liasing with the FOCA


  • You have a high sense of responsibility
  • You are adaptable and enjoy learning
  • You enjoy working with people and you have the ability to lead a diverse, international team
  • You have the ability to listen and to express yourself effectively verbally and in writing
  • You have the ability to define goals, plan and prioritize activities, arrange resources and introduce control mechanisms in order to ensure effective implementation
  • You have the mental and physical energy to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • You continuously look for ways to improve, innovate and add value
  • You have sound knowledge of EASA regulations and the EASA regulatory system
  • Ideally, you are a pilot with experience on an aircraft type operated by the company, and you possess the right to live and work in Switzerland


  • An exciting job in an internationally operating Swiss company
  • Friendly working atmosphere in an attractive workplace
  • Participation in a small and efficient team
  • Individual development opportunities
  • Attractive employment conditions

If working in a complex environment that will broaden your professional horizon is attractive to you, then we look forward to your application.
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