Component Repair Manager

Job Description

Job overview and responsibilities

  • Responsible for managing repairs orders for aircraft components in support of mainline aircraft maintenance
  • Continuously monitors supplier performance with respect to contractual metrics, including turn-time, quality and cost
  • Manages repair order release, repair activity and invoice processing
  • Serves as the primary vendor-facing contact with repair agencies
  • Ensures that component repairs are performed in accordance with appropriate work scope and all supporting documentation is prepared in accordance with UAL and FAA requirements
  • Serves as subject-matter expert to support warranty and remedy claims, project planning and repair bid process
  • Maintains current knowledge on regulatory, policy and industry issues that may impact supplier systems and operations
  • Perform computer transactions to release and manage repair orders at third-party facilities
  • Perform computer transactions to monitor spare parts ownership and review repair orders and invoices
  • Ensure adherence to contractual pricing through price quote and work scope management
  • Enforce repair supplier performance guarantees, turn times and quality requirements
  • Find repair sources and set up as required
  • Support warranty and remedy claims for repair orders
  • Coordinate scrap transactions and activities
  • Coordinate component reliability review and corrective action strategies

This position is offered on local terms and conditions. Expatriate assignments and sponsorship for employment visas, even on a time-limited visa status, will not be awarded.

Required 

  • Bachelors Degree
  • 3+ experience in supplier management, operational management, or technical- or quality-control experience
  • Aircraft maintenance practices and regulatory requirements
  • Basic MS Office, e.g. Excel
  • Organizational skills
  • Basic data analysis and spreadsheet skills
  • Basic task-management skills
  • Strong communications skills (written and verbal)
  • Must be legally authorized to work in India for any employer without sponsorship
  • Must be fluent in English (written and spoken)
  • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification
  • Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position

Preferred

  • Aviation-related bachelors or masters degree
  • Aviation supplier management or produciton control experience
  • FAA Airframe and Powerplant license
  • Lean Six Sigma belt
  • PMP
  • Practical experience managing aircraft component repairs
  • Advanced MS Office, e.g. VBA
  • Business Relationship Management
  • SCEPTRE
  • SQL
  • Advanced analytic skills, e.g. statistical analysis, ROI calculation
  • Project management skills/tools, e.g. MS Project