Volantes Technical recruitment are currently seeking a Hangar Superintendent on behalf of an established aviation client based at Stansted.
The purpose of this role is to Control all aspects of aircraft scheduled and unscheduled maintenance through the delegation of tasks to the Engineering team. This will be done in conjunction with the Technical Services Department and Technical Director / Head of Engineering or Engineering Manager.
Accountabilities will include;
Certification and Legal Responsibilities
Be conversant with the Company Procedures and have a good understanding of their content and work within the boundaries of the procedures
Ensure all work carried out by staff under their supervision complies with the Regulatory Authority and Company Procedures in force at the time of the work carried out
Ensure all documentation is completed correctly before the work day/shift ends and a detailed hand over of any work in progress is completed
Ensure that a system to record the shift and maintenance activities by means of a daily log is compiled each day and that all maintenance required is recorded
Monitor the quality of work accepted by the certifying engineers to ensure that Company quality standards are being adhered to
Health and Safety
Ensure that the staff are working to the Health and Safety regulations in force at the time of the work being carried out i.e. use of safety goggles, safety harnesses etc.
Ensure that the highest standards of housekeeping in the hangar and workshops are maintained at all times
Ensure safety procedures are adhered to for the task in work i.e. safety barriers, warning notices, staff positioned around the area for function checks etc.
Be instrumental in performing or delegating the undertaking of Risk Assessing of tasks and processes
Hours of work;
The hours of work will be 42 per week, to be worked in accordance with the needs of the business. You are expected to work flexibly, as the needs of the business require. Any overtime as and when required will be agreed with the Engineering Manager in advance, for which you will receive the options of payment or lieu time.
On occasions, alternative working hours will be required and this may include weekend / night working and/or providing for necessary coverage on an ‘On Call’ basis.
The opening and closing hours are based on the customer’s requirements.