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Director General, Eastern Caribbean Civil Aviation Authority (ECCAA) (Closing Date 28th August 2020)


  • Lead the efficient implementation of the strategic priorities including regulation and oversight of civil aviation safety and security in ECCAA Member States.
  • Provide leadership to meet the objectives, goals and values of the ECCAA including strengthening its ability to deliver on its mandate as stipulated in the Civil Aviation Act 2004.
  • Conduct the work of the ECCAA as directed by the Board ensuring a safe, secure and effective civil aviation environment that conforms to the ICAO SARPs, Conventions, Civil Aviation Agreements, Memorandums of Understanding which the ECCAA is signatory to.
  • Develop operational plans including policy and process to drive the successful implementation of the strategic plan.
  • Develop operational plans including policy and process to drive the successful implementation of the strategic plan. 
  • Review and develop organisation structure to ensure cohesion and integration for efficient functioning of the Authority. 
  • Establish and manage objectives, goals and performance measures for the Directorate/Divisions/Units under your leadership. 
  • Build and maintain a high-performance culture through meaningful performance management, effective communication and coaching.
  • Establish an appropriate financial reporting and management information system to communicate clearly and regularly to the ECCAA Board.
  • Lead the planning, implementation and management of ECCAA financial activities including business planning, budgeting, forecasting and negotiation.
  • Cultivate strategic partnerships and relationships to create long term value for ECCAA and the Member States which it serves.
  • Institute relevant systems and procedures for efficient functioning and effective monitoring and control of ECCAA.
  • Develop and implement continuous improvement of the measures to ensure safe, regular and efficient aviation services within Member States.
  • Manage the activities of the ECCAA as mandated by the Civil Aviation Act 2004 ensuring safe and secure operations and standards for all airports and air navigation facilities in accordance with ICAO SARPs.
  • Provide technical support to facilitate the availability and reliability of air navigation and surveillance systems to OECS Member States and UK OTARs.
  • Efficiently manage civil aviation systems through the granting of Civil Aviation documents in line with the requirement of the Civil Aviation Act 2004.
  • Ensure operational safety and security inspections and audits of flight safety, aviation security, communications and air navigation services are carried out ensuring compliance with regulations, standards and operations specifications.
  • Direct investigations and recommend correction action into aircraft accidents or incidents occurring in or over the Member States or in relation to an OECS registered aircraft.
  • Manage Licensing and Certification of personnel who perform duties related to civil aviation.
  • Establish commercial air service standards and administer the certification of air transport, aerial work, and flight training units.
  • Manage the certification of airports and airport services including the registration of aircraft across Member States ensuring internal regulations are maintained.
  • Keep abreast of emerging technologies and international aviation practices and procedures to introduce appropriate changes to policy and legislation.
  • Provide technical and specialised civil aviation services to Member States for the purpose of advancing civil aviation in the Eastern Caribbean.
  • Ensure the upgrading of the inspection monitoring system and update flight operations procedures in accordance with international benchmarks.
  • Develop and maintain meaningful relationships with the Member States, partners, financial institutions, suppliers and other stakeholders in order to drive the work of the ECCAA.
  • Provide policy and technical advice to the Member States on matters concerning Civil Aviation.
  • Undertakes other related duties as directed by the Board of Directors – ECCAA

Job Location

The Eastern Caribbean Civil Aviation Authority (ECCAA), St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda. 


The position is on a fixed-term basis subject to satisfactory annual reviews. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and exempt from income taxes. In addition to the basic salary, the post attracts other allowances. The incumbent will be eligible for membership in the Organisation’s non-contributory Group Health and Life Insurance Scheme. Reasonable relocation expenses will be reimbursed where applicable.

Deadline for applications28 August 2020

Applications must be submitted through https://oecs.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=70

Only applications under consideration will be acknowledged



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