POWERPLANT ENGINEER – THOMAS COOK AIRLINES, MANCHESTER
Thomas Cook is now one of the world’s leading leisure travel groups, supported by around 22,000 colleagues and operating from 15 countries. Our vision today remains true to Thomas Cook’s ambitions - to be the world’s most loved holiday company.
Within Thomas Cook Airlines – Group Maintenance Organisation, we are expanding our Powerplant Department and are looking to recruit Powerplant Engineers to manage and control allocated aspects of the companies Powerplant activities and the development of processes and procedures to optimise performance and compliance with EASA/National Airworthiness Authority (NAA) requirements. The location is Thomas Cook Aircraft Engineering Ltd, Manchester with potential travel to our other AOC’s within our Group.
Role & Responsibilities
Return off lease activity is achieved on time, within budget and meets all airworthiness requirements.
Effective management and development of engine maintenance programmes (EMP’s)
Engine Condition Monitoring (ECM) is updated and correct so that any adverse trends are identified and addressed promptly.
Engine shop visit work scopes comply to EMP/Head Lease/NAA/EASA requirements and engine maintenance is optimised in every respect.
Modifications for engines are accomplished in accordance with an approved standard.
Key Performance Indicators.
Technical support supplied to company operational requirements.
Ensure all OEM and regulatory requirements on allocated fleet are fulfilled.
Ensure optimal fleet planning, management and control of all Powerplant technical OEM and regulatory obligations/ requirements.
Delivery of engine maintenance in the most cost effective manner available.
Personal Skills and Qualifications: Essential
Strong communication, negotiation and people skills with an ability to manage both internal and external customers and suppliers.
Confident decision-maker with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines. Must have an understanding of commercial aircraft maintenance.
Project management and analysis skills. Good financial understanding and control. Licensed Engineer or Graduate Engineer.
Line, Base and Overhaul Repair Agency Experience
Proven relevant experience
Commercial acumen to identify risks and opportunities with regards to maintenance costs.
If you feel you have the technical and people capabilities to be part of a growing team, we would like to hear from you
Closing date: 6th June 2017
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