Engineering – Base Maintenance Controller

Job Description

The successful candidate will join the base maintenance department in SIA Engineering Division. He/she will support the base maintenance functions.  Reporting to VP Base Maintenance, the Maintenance Controller is primarily responsible for driving timely completion of maintenance checks and rectifications in a base maintenance hangar environment for SIA and SIA subsidiary airline aircraft. This will be inclusive of both maintenance checks that take place in Singapore or overseas locations.

Key Responsibilities include:

• Work with all MROs in managing the preparations, and progress of maintenance checks

• Attend the daily engineering operations meeting to report on the progress of each aircraft undergoing maintenance

• Work with MRO and Costing section to determine reasonable charging of work done progressively through the course of a hangar check

• Work on continual improvement projects to bring about maintenance cost savings and efficiency gain in workflow for hangar checks

• Conduct periodic audits of the MRO to ensure proper completion of maintenance works  and accuracy of  documentation

• Compile and disseminate daily reports on the progress of maintenance checks in base maintenance hangars


The candidate should be a licensed Aircraft Engineer and should have:

• Experience in base maintenance work, preferably 10 yrs experience

• Excellent interpersonal skills as the job requires interaction with various user departments

• Excellent planning and organization skills and be able to work independently

• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

• Good IT skillsDegree