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Title:  Senior Analyst Schedule Planning


Long Island City, NY, US, 11101

Req ID:  44084

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Position Title: Senior Analyst Schedule Planning

Position Summary

The Senior Analyst works as part of the Schedule Planning Team responsible for the build-out of the airline’s schedules. The Senior Analyst ensures that all schedules align to meet the company’s operating metrics.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Maintains JetBlue’s cadenced schedule process
  • Generates schedule proposals to all Operating departments to ensure final monthly schedules align with operating constraints, cost targets, fleet plan, staffing plans and meets the company’s operating metrics
  • Work closely with the Route Planning team reviewing schedule patterns and adjusting schedules to align with anticipated passenger demand and P&L performance in new and existing markets
  • Coordinates functions of the Scheduling Team with the functions of other departments internal and external to the Planning Department to ensure that the needs and accomplishments of the department embrace the vision of the Company
  • Fosters team growth and the ability of the team to focus their attention on achieving overall goals of the Scheduling Team
  • Creates ad-hoc schedule scenarios to support Commercial and Operational projects and analysis
  • Other duties may include supporting other commercial teams with ad-hoc planning requests and producing daily/weekly/monthly reports

Minimum Experience and Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) Diploma
  • Three (3) years of analytical experience or relevant operational experience
  • Demonstrate analytical and planning skills through an onsite work sample
  • Work with all operating departments to help them fully understand the schedule and put it to action
  • Able to effectively handle numerous schedules and scheduling issues at the same time
  • Strong written and verbal communication ability
  • Pass a ten (10) year background check and pre-employment drug test
  • Legally eligible to work in the country in which the position is located

Preferred Experience and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation related field or Finance, Economics, Business, Engineering, or Computer studies
  • Three (3) years of airline planning and/or scheduling experience
  • Highly proficient with Microsoft Office suite
  • Past experience with Sabre AirVision suite, ability to work well with all levels of leadership
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Understanding of airline operations and planning as it relates to the development of the schedule

Crewmember Expectations:

  • Regular attendance and punctuality
  • Potential need to work flexible hours and be available to respond on short-notice
  • Well-groomed and able to maintain a professional appearance
  • When working or traveling on JetBlue flights, and if time permits, all capable crewmembers are asked to assist with light cleaning of the aircraft
  • Must be an appropriate organizational fit for the JetBlue culture, that is, exhibit the JetBlue values of Safety, Caring, Integrity, Passion, and Fun
  • Promote JetBlue’s #1 value of safety as a Safety Ambassador, supporting JetBlue’s Safety Management System (SMS) components, Safety Policy and behavioral standards
  • Identify safety concerns, issues, incidents or hazards that should be reported and report them whenever possible and by any means necessary including JetBlue’s confidential reporting systems (Aviation Safety Action Program (ASAP) or Safety Action Report(SAR))


  • Computer and other office equipment

Work Environment:

  • Normal Office Environment

Physical Effort: 

  • Generally not required, or up to 10 pounds occasionally, 0 pounds frequently. (Sedentary)





JetBlue Airways is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Nearest Major Market: Brooklyn
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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