Purpose of Position
Provides a single point of contact to aircraft owners, internal departments, technicians and pilots’ maintenance and 135 certificate related issues. Ensures the maintenance production schedule is maintained and complies with the company’s policy and procedures. The position is divided into three teams for the purpose of efficiency but this position will manage large, mid, and small size cabins.
Tasks and Responsibilities
- Coordinates during conformity, fostering a close client relationship and smooth discrepancy resolution in accordance with the owner budget/approval and prudent maintenance practices.
- Monitor aircraft maintenance schedule to maximize charter availability and minimize cost to the owner.
- Advise Fleet Maintenance Coordinators in the day-to-day tactical responsibilities of fleet operations and return to service/ airworthiness release of aircraft.
- Functions as the on-going contact for other EJM departments pertaining to on-boarding coordination, maintenance status, aircraft budget, short term and long term planning and client relationships
- Manage direct reports and out based maintenance technicians.
Bachelor's in Business Administration or Aviation
Certifications and Licenses
FAA Airframe & Powerplant (A&P)
Years of Experience
6-8 years of experience
Communication & Listening Skills
Interest in Company & Position
Knowledge of Specific Job Skills
Related Education or Training
Related Job Experience
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other (KSAOs)
- Have at least 3 years’ experience in a position responsible for returning airplanes to service.
- Have at least 3 years’ experience in a supervisory capacity.
- Have at least 6 years’ experience, within the past 2 years, in one or a combination of the following:
- Repairing airplanes in a certificated operation to maintain airplanes in the same category and class of airplane the company uses.
- Possess training, experience, and expertise including management oversight and/or control of the development, upkeep, and responsibility for one or more of the following elements of an aircraft maintenance or inspection program.
- The maintenance program manual
- Maintenance and inspection organization
- Performance and approval of maintenance, preventive maintenance, and alterations
- Maintenance recordkeeping and personnel training
- To the extent of the person’s responsibilities, have a full understanding of the following materials with respect to the Company’s operation:
- Aviation safety standards and safe operating practices
- 14CFR Chapter I (Federal Aviation Regulations)
- The Company’s Operations Specifications
- All appropriate maintenance and airworthiness requirements of the federal aviation regulations (such as 14CFR parts 1, 21, 23, 25, 43, 45, 47, 65, 91, and 135)
- The manual system required by 14CFR135.21
- Ability to discharge the duties of the position to meet applicable legal requirements and to maintain safe operations. -Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and experience with MXi or a similar maintenance tracking program.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Excellent project management skills.
- Ability to adjust priorities of projects to meet the changing needs and demands of the organization and operation.