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Senior Manager Safety
21000209 Requisition #

To establish, lead and manage the airline’s Safety Management Systems (SMS) ensuring that all flydubai operations according to the Safety regulations set by GCAA and the standards set by flydubai.


Key Activities

  • Develops appropriate policies and manuals governing Safety protocols in line with local and international regulations and standards.
  • Reviews and makes recommendations on all changes to the SMS manual.
  • Designs and implements processes/procedures that ensure that all flydubai operations comply with SMS regulations as set by the GCAA as well as other applicable regulatory requirements.
  • Acts as the focal point representing flydubai in all matters pertaining to the SMS.
  • Leads and coordinates Safety investigations and define appropriate Safety recommendations and mitigation strategies in coordination with relevant stakeholders as appropriate.
  • Actively participates in internal and external audit activities for Safety, including the processing of audit findings to ensure that set deadlines are met.
  • Evaluates, disseminates and promotes all Safety related information to the organization.  
  • Participates and represents the Airline in any ‘ICAO Annex 13 Air Accident Investigations’ as required.
  • Establishes and implements the Hazard Identification and Risk Management program. 
  • Manages all Safety initiatives and related improvement plans.
  • Defines and updates the Company’s Safety Data Collection and Processing Systems (SDCPS).
  • Issues periodic and ad-hoc reports related to Safety performance.
  • Develops and promotes the Company’s SMS training and awareness programs.

Minimum Qualification 

  • University Degree (or equivalent)
  • Aviation related Engineering Degree / Flight Operations / Safety 


  • Preferred No. of Years (with Bachelors Degree)    10
  • Preferred No. of Years (without Bachelors Degree) 15

Certificate / License required 

  • ICAO recognized CAA license (if no University Degree)


  • Customer Focus
  • Team work
  • Effective Communication
  • Personal Accountability & Commitment to achieve
  • Resilience and Flexibility (Can do attitude)
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Business Acumen
  • Inspiring & Developing Others
  • Decision Making

       Warning on Recruitment Fraud

          flydubai is aware of a number of e-mails, letters and SMS or Whatsapp messages in circulation                  recently, claiming to be offers of employment from flydubai.

          These offers often look legitimate and may include job descriptions, salary, and benefit details.

          The offers then direct recipients to provide bank account details.

          Although these offers may appear genuine, they are fraudulent and should be deleted                           immediately and not responded to.

           flydubai does not send emails, letters or other messages requesting your bank account details

           in order to process documents. flydubai will also never refer you to a third party to process                        applications or visas. Official communications from flydubai will only come from an email  

           address ending in @flydubai.com and job opportunities with flydubai are advertised on

           flydubai’s websites.

           If you receive any e-mail, letter or other message which you have not requested or are

           expecting and it purports to be from flydubai, please contact us at letstalk@flydubai.com and                    include the subject line “Recruitment Fraud” to confirm the authenticity of the message.

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