MOC Planning Engineer


Job Description

Air New Zealand is entering an exciting new stage as we work towards re-building a thriving airline. To support this we have two permanent opportunities to join our team as a Maintenance Operation Centre (MOC) Planning Engineer based in Auckland.

MOC-Planning is responsible for the planning and scheduling of all maintenance lower than ‘C’ check for the A320/21 fleets, and lower than ‘A’ check for the 787 & 777 fleets. This maintenance is to be scheduled on transits, layovers, overnight maintenance slots and hangar special visits. These maintenance opportunities could be in New Zealand or at our overseas ports.

You will be an integral part of the day of operations team, working closely with MOC Technical, Day of Operations Planning, and the Maintenance Organisations (Line stations and Hangar Maintenance teams).

This is a dynamic role where plans can change rapidly which means that you will need to be calm, organised and able to respond to change quickly.

You will be working with our team on a “4-on-4-off” shift pattern, located in the Operations Centre at the Airport Campus.  

This is an exciting area of our business which is critical to the effective operation of our fleets. If you are looking for a challenge that is hugely rewarding then this is the opportunity for you.

To be successful within in this role you will ideally have:

  • Aircraft Maintenance experience
  • Customer focus
  • SAP and Microsoft Office Experience
  • An understanding of the business functions of Technical Operations
  • Sound Communications, both written and verbal.
  • Familiar with regulatory and Air NZ company requirements.
  • Planning experience in Engineering or Aircraft Maintenance organisations

This is an exciting opportunity that will give you significant experience in a unique industry. If you are interested, please apply online via the Air New Zealand Careers site. Please include a cover letter telling us how your skills and experience will support your success in this role