Job Code 23-154

YVR is a place of connection, bringing together people, places and cargo while ensuring a safe and efficient experience for everyone. Airport Operations an integral part to the success of the airport system, as a key role in facilitating safe and efficient and predictable movement of aircraft and all customers that those aircraft serve. Roles in Airport Operations are exciting and dynamic and require a strong team approach – which is key to everything we do.

Position overview 

Are you a data driven, team player? As the Operations Analyst – Flow, you will be responsible for tracking and reporting on YVR’s real-time operational performance and will use this data to influence our operational performance to both our internal and external stakeholders.  

Key responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining a real-time operational metric database by reporting on all key flow areas across groundside, terminal, baggage and airside
  • Establishing a means to track real-time operational performance across all areas, and providing quantitative and qualitative reporting for day-of operations and forecasting
  • Identifying obstacles and anomalies through data analysis to help justify initiating projects aimed at improving operational efficiency
  • Managing all aspects of projects including creating documents and change management plans for stakeholders

Key qualifications include:

  • At least two years of relevant experience in an operational environment, ideally in a major international airport, supplemented by at least two years of post-secondary training (Aviation Management, Business, Operations and/or Logistics preferred); or an equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Proficiency with MS Office and advanced skills in data analytics; preference for those with experience with major BI tools such as Tableau, PowerBI, Qlik and/or Splunk
  • Proven ability to quickly interpret abstract data from independent sources and present to a variety of stakeholders
  • Strong technical writing skills with excellent communication skills and a demonstrated ability to present to large audiences
  • Exceptional critical thinking and decision making skills, with a proven ability to work with minimal supervision

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