United Airlines

Supervisor - Airport Operations

United Airlines - Posted 27 days ago
$107k-115k/year  + Equity


Kahului, HI

Airport Operations
Career Level
Senior, Mid-Level
Company size
84k employees

Airport:  Kahului Airport

Airport Operations Job description

There’s never been a more exciting time to join United Airlines! We’re on a path towards becoming the best airline in the history of aviation. Our shared purpose – Connecting People, Uniting the World – is about more than getting people from one place to another. It also means that as a global company that operates in hundreds of locations around the world with millions of customers and tens of thousands of employees, we have a unique responsibility to uplift and provide opportunities in the places where we work, live and fly, and we can only do that with a truly diverse and expansive workforce. And we’re growing – in the years ahead, we’ll hire tens of thousands of people across every area of the airline. Our careers include a competitive benefits package aimed at keeping you happy, balanced, and well-traveled. From employee-run "Business Resource Group" communities to extraordinary benefits like parental leave, 401k, and privileges like space-available travel, United is truly a one-of-a-kind place to work. Are you ready to travel the world?Airport OperationsThe Airport Operations department keeps operations at our airports running efficiently through planning, organization, and supervisionJob overview and responsibilities
  • Focus on leading and developing the skills of front-line co-workers with the goal of delivering consistent and excellent customer service and delivering a quality product in accordance with Company guidelines
  • Lead all aspects of and support the performance of a team, zone, or cell
  • Set expectations with front-line co-workers and gain their dedication to act in accordance with Company guidelines and union agreements
  • Engage front-line co-workers to deliver excellent customer service and a timely quality product – for example, participate in briefings, and develop team communications
  • Identify issues and engage in structured problem solving to assist front-line co-workers in accomplishing work
  • Conduct trend analyses, review turn compliance index statistics and take actions to address items not on track – lead performance dialogues with front-line co-workers to review metrics, performance boards and issues boards
  • Develop and implement standard work and continuous improvement processes
  • Set expectations with co-workers about performance standards including consistent and outstanding delivery of service and product
  • Develop skills of front-line co-workers by coaching on performance, as it relates to customer service and products
  • Provide technical mentorship and interpret company guidelines and procedures and/or union agreements to assist employees in performing functional tasks and to ensure that safety, security and service are delivered consistently
  • Identify, address and issue appropriate and timely corrective action in accordance with working together guidelines
  • Conduct “routine” investigations, as appropriate, into performance, safety (damages and injuries) complaints and other work issues
  • Participate in peer, safety, and accident review boards
  • Confront and address inappropriate behavior and performance issues with specific feedback
  • Complete all mandated regulatory and Company required documentation of activities
  • Document performance issues into the case management system
  • Attend division/unit/group meetings
  • Participate in collateral projects
  • Experience leading and influencing a team and customer service experience
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Conflict resolution and decision-making, with the ability to lead
  • Experience collaborating and working alongside Union personnel
  • Proficient in IT systems and common software appropriate to workgroup
  • Eye For Business/Continuous Improvement
  • Customer Focus
  • Teamwork
  • Safety orientation
  • Planning/multi-tasking
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship
  • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification
  • Reliable, punctual attendance is an integral function of the position
What will help you propel from the pack (Preferred Qualifications)
  • BA/BS Degree
  • Airport Operations experience
What we provide
  • Competitive benefits
  • Discounted travel
  • Career advancement opportunities
United Airlines is an equal opportunity employer. United Airlines recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, physical ability, age, veteran status and other protected status as required by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform vital and critical job functions. Please contact JobAccommodations@united.com to request accommodation.

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