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4 months ago
Swiss International Airlines
Location: Zürich
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Manufacturing
Category: Engineers Jobs
Position description

The Aircraft Systems Engineer as member of the Maintenance Program team assures the timeliness and the accuracy of the assigned aircraft type Maintenance Program. He or she defines the scope of tasks to be performed in order to maintain the airworthiness, the safety and the reliability of our aircraft in line with the manufacturer and the regulatory requirements. In addition, the Aircraft Systems Engineer continuously improves the repetitive maintenance schedule with cost saving initiatives to help determine our service in a complex and demanding environment. He or she reports directly to the Head of Maintenance Program and Reliability Engineering.

Your Duties

* Ensure compliance of Maintenance Program with continuing airworthiness requirements issued by Type Certificate Holders and Airworthiness Authorities
* Assess and/or define maintenance requirements and instructions for continued airworthiness (ICA) applicable to the SWISS fleet, monitor their implementation and trigger adequate corrective actions in case of deviation
* Review at least annually the maintenance program for effectiveness and detail changes
* Implement maintenance program task escalations and de-escalations
* Provide maintenance standards and procedures in close cooperation with maintenance and quality department
* Monitor fleet modification and repair status and update maintenance program accordingly
* Assess and evaluate maintenance planning document changes for potential impact on the SWISS fleet in order to improve reliability and optimize unit maintenance cost
* Support the Maintenance department on matters related to deviations from approved data (variation of maintenance program tasks)
* Liaise with OEMs and vendors on technical issues
* Support technical investigations and reporting in the frame of the Safety Management System (SMS)
* Provide recommendations for improvement and development of technical (maintenance, modification, repair) and process standards


* HF degree, Bachelor or Master degree in Aeronautical/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
* Internship in the field of Aicraft Maintenance
* Basic knowledge of aircraft systems or EASA regulations is a big plus
* Good English knowledge written and spoken; fluent in German is an advantage
* Proficiency in use of MS Office applications

Type of contract:
CLA, limited to 3 years

Employment level:

Maintenance Program & Reliability Engineering


Starting date:
July 01, 2018

Application deadline:
May 16, 2018

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