Reports to: Manager of Maintenance Control
Duties and Responsibilities shall include but not be limited to the following:
Establish and oversee the completion of assignments by Maintenance personnel working on active aircraft at gate and hangar operations. Redirect work assignments as required. Supervise on-call maintenance personnel contracted to perform maintenance and return to service aircraft.
Provide technical knowledge and logistical support to Maintenance and Flight Crews for active fleet Maintenance Discrepancies, Minimum Equipment List, Configuration Deviation List, and "Re-Schedules" to determine proper and timely corrective action.
Coordinate with Maintenance, Flight Dispatch, Maintenance Planning, Stores, Engineering, and Inspection, providing current and continuing follow-up to ensure positive corrective action is made as promptly as possible for scheduled and unscheduled maintenance.
Authorize the use of "on-call maintenance" personnel to return aircraft to service, complying with MEL Maintenance Procedures or perform inspections for ferry flights.
Oversee and coordinate aircraft Ferry Flights for the Maintenance Department.
Authorize purchase of AOG parts.
Authorize aircraft charters services to recover aircraft grounded at outstations and to relocate parts for aircraft requiring maintenance.
Maintain continuous liaison with Flight Dispatch while providing current and continuous reports of general technical status of the entire fleet. Coordinate maintenance requirements during irregular operations in an effort to minimize costs and disruptions.
Collect and provide information on all daily cancellations and delays resulting from Maintenance or Stores related problems to complete daily Flight Interruption Reports.
Compile reports in complete and orderly fashion.
Process deferrable items in accordance with the policies and procedures in the General Maintenance Manual. Follow up on all deferred items, ensuring parts, downtime and manpower requirements are communicated to all related parties.
Ensure MEL Deferred Item status is current and within time limits authorized by MEL.
Provide notification to management personnel and regulatory authorities of incidents and accidents as instructed by Emergency Procedures and General Maintenance Manuals.
Collect, assemble and distribute information for Service Difficulty Report Notifications and FAA Notifications.
Required Education, Experience and Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED required
Candidate must have and maintain a valid Driver’s License and a clean driving record that will pass the criteria set by our insurance carrier for on the job coverage.
FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic License required
Previous Supervisory Experience preferred
Understands company procedures and policies
Good communication skills
Positive and professional image
Reliable and self motivated
Exercise good judgment in working with people in a team environment as well as in aircraft maintenance and safety
Willingness to work weekends, holidays and night shift
Willing to work overtime when needed
Excellent decision making skills
Basic computer skills with experience with Microsoft Office programs
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