Referent Safety/Security


DFS seeking to employ a new safety/security referent. This role reports to the Head of Safety, Security & Quality and takes on a variety of tasks on different topics related to the company's security management.


  • Report and investigate security-related events that have occurred at the regional airports we support and initiate the necessary measures
  • This also includes the administrative management of event reports with the aim of the timely provision of the data required for the investigation of special events such as aircraft approaches or voice data recordings to the national and international authorities and institutions involved
  • Coordination and creation of security assessments and security risk assessments as well as control of the resulting security requirements and measures
  • Organization and moderation of safety/security workshops
  • Creation and maintenance of the templates for the various levels of verification of the security documentation
  • Creation and maintenance of the emergency and reporting manuals for all company locations
  • Participation in internal audits and needs-based support for external audits
  • Implementation and monitoring of the qualification for the officers Safety/Security & Quality and Support SS


  • Successfully completed studies in a security management, aerospace engineering, air transport traffic management or natural sciences or a comparable major
  • Professional knowledge of the processes in air traffic control, e.g. operational processes, air traffic control systems and corresponding professional experience is an advantage
  • Good knowledge in the analysis, description and modeling of processes
  • Good understanding of complex connections, combined with the ability to present them clearly
  •  Some experience with the creation of safety documentation and planning, moderation and implementation of workshops
  • Experienced handling of common MS Office applications
  • Team player and able to work independently and goal-oriented
  • Willing to go on business trips at home and abroad
  • Very good written and spoken German and English skills
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