The Maintenance Manager reports to the Director of Maintenance and directs all maintenance activities for assigned aircraft and departmental personnel tasked to those aircraft.
Leads or coordinates project planning, resourcing, staffing, progress reporting, people management, and troubleshooting for aircraft maintenance projects
Ensures project results meet requirements regarding technical quality, reliability, schedule and cost
Provides technical support to industry engineers and scientists on a variety of technical tasks
Develops and recommends procedures and methods, and prepares technical reports and documentation
Performs technical evaluations of assigned aircraft maintenance events to determine root cause: recommends and manages corrective action including the resulting documentation.
Communicates with specific owner personnel as directed aircraft flight crew members and company schedulers and dispatchers regarding aircraft maintenance schedules and budgets including accurate expectations for approvals for return to service.
Responsible for the acceptance, rejection, and disposition of all work accomplished on assigned company aircraft, engine components, propellers or accessories, by Jet Aviation Maintenance and/or authorized vendors.
Responsibilities are within the Technical Specialty/Skilled Trade Function as a generalist or in a combination of Disciplines
Represents Jet Aviation as one company internally and externally with industry groups, regulatory bodies and the General Dynamics network.
Other duties may be assigned, as needed
Two (2) years of college or equivalent technical training, in related field preferred
Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic (A&P) Certificate mandatory
Inspection Authorization (IA) desired
Four to seven years' experience in aviation maintenance
Must be familiar with CFR 14 Parts 21, 43, 91 and 135 maintenance requirements
May be required to be 21 or older and have a valid driver's license with a clean driving record
Must have strong computer knowledge, including but not limited to, WORD, EXCEL, POWERPOINT, and OUTLOOK. SAP knowledge preferred but not required.
Working knowledge of all applicable Federal Aviation Regulations
Effectively writes routine reports and correspondence
Self-educator and motivator
Strong customer centricity
Strong personal values corresponding with Jet Aviation values (Trust, Honesty, Alignment, Transparency)
Physical Demands / Work Environment
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk or sit. The employee is occasionally required to climbs or balance, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds over their heads. Specific vision required for this job include, close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust and focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee must be able to work in both a heavy maintenance environment and in upscale customer areas. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate with occasional high volume when aircrafts arrive/depart. The employee is frequently exposed to vibration. Occasional fuel fumes may permeate the workplace. Employee must be willing and able to work in all types of weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. The Hangar environment may be extreme hot and cold during certain seasons of the year.
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