We are delighted to be working with this leading MRO in their search for an experienced Engineering Manager.
Responsibility for the engineering department including personnel responsibility for engineers, repair engineers and production engineers. Including, but not limited to, training and development plans and performance
Provide engineering support to the production department on specific repairs and alteration, configuration control and maintenance data. Ensure clear maintenance instructions are given to operations, based on customer contracts information and customer maintenance documents
Develop internal technical engineering procedures and standards; obtain authorities and customer approval as required; co-ordinate with customer in optimising maintenance programs
Evaluate improvements, modifications (Ref. Service Bulletins etc.) and repairs including communication with applicable customers
Support production to help reduce lead times and hours, resolve EH&S issues and improve quality metrics
Together with production identify opportunities to add value to the business by developing new internal repair capabilities, where applicable
Work with the supply chain organisation to identify opportunities for material cost reduction, lead time reduction and adding more value to the company.
Coordinate the control of technical documentation as per EASA- 145 requirements
Reporting deviations within the EASA- 145 organisation as required and Part-145.A.60.
Performing corrective actions based on discrepancies
Ideally a Degree in Engineering or equivalent formal education
Minimum five to eight years aviation experience with Aircraft Engines of which at least five years should be practical maintenance experience with hands-on technical leadership and people management experience