SkyWest Airlines

Aircraft System Planner

Job Locations US-UT-ST. GEORGE
Posted Date 4 days ago(4/6/2021 6:53 PM)
Requisition ID
Minimum Hiring Range
$10.75 hour plus $2.00/hr override
Close Date

Primary Job Duties

With over 13,000 aviation professionals operating thousands of daily flights, SkyWest Airlines connects millions of passengers each month to hundreds of destinations across North America. SkyWest operates in partnership with Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines and has a fleet of nearly 450 aircraft. Headquartered in St. George, Utah, SkyWest's industry-leading workforce and excellent leadership team have consistently generated solid operational and economic performance, setting the standard for excellence in the regional industry.


SkyWest employees enjoy a distinctive and unmatched culture of teamwork, respect, quality and professionalism, along with world-class benefits such as 401(k) match, Performance Rewards, health care, retirement and discounted travel worldwide.


Aircraft System Planners are a key position within our Operations Control Center to ensure that our airline’s top performance expectations are met. As an Aircraft System Planner, you are responsible to organize our fleet of 400+ aircraft for the day by routing aircraft into scheduled maintenance bases. You will also identify and properly route aircraft with operational restrictions.


  • Coordinate closely with Maintenance Planning/Control
  • Coordinates and briefs OCC System Controllers on aircraft status
  • Route aircraft into bases for planned maintenance
  • Identify aircraft with operational restrictions and ensure proper routing
  • Complete required daily reports
  • All other duties as assigned by OCC management

Minimum Requirements


  • Willing to work weekends and holidays
  • Ability to work 4 graveyard shifts per week from 7 pm to 5 am
  • Ability to use MS Excel and MS Outlook
  • Must have excellent analytical, technical, and problem solving skills
  • Must be able to work independently without close supervision
  • Must possess excellent communication and organization skills
  • Position requires self-motivation, discipline, and organization

Preferred Skills:

  • Previous airline experience preferred

Physical and Other Requirements

  • Sitting at a computer for extended periods of time.
  • This is a full-time position.


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