Maintenance Controller

Alaska Air Group   •  

Seattle, WA

Industry: Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 34 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Role Summary

The Maintenance Controller monitors and oversees the day-to-day maintenance operations of the airline. This role coordinates maintenance activities and administers the MEL/CDL and deferral programs.

Scope & Complexity

  • This individual contributor position supports maintenance activities for Alaska Airlines (AS).

Key Duties

  • Monitors and oversees the day-to-day maintenance operations of the airline.

  • Coordinates maintenance activities with other departments.

  • Administers the MEL/CDL and deferral programs.

  • Supervises contract/emergency maintenance personnel.

  • Coordinates and supervises maintenance at offline stations.

  • Serves as single source management contact for all maintenance activities.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Job-Specific Skills


  • A minimum of 8 years of heavy jet experience.

  • Airframe and Power plant licenses.

  • Extensive avionics and aircraft systems skills and background.

  • Extensive knowledge of Aircraft and Avionics Systems, ATA codes, and ASA maintenance policies and procedures.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, as job requires extensive interaction between departments, as well as the ability to guide and supervise contract and emergency maintenance personnel.

  • Ability to function independently with minimal supervision and to make sound decisions under extreme pressure and time constraints.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum age of 18.

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.


  • 3 - 5 years of supervisory experience.

  • Strong work knowledge of computer systems.

  • An Associate's degree or a Bachelor's degree.