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Planner, Line Maintenance

Date: Sep 22, 2017

Location: Ft Worth, TX, US

Location: Integrated Operations Ctr (DFW-IOC0) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 11323 

Job Description

The terms and conditions of this position are covered by the International Associate of Machinists Collective Bargaining Agreement.


Coordinates and plans aircraft maintenance tasks for overnight and daytime accomplishment using manual and automated systems. Supports the Line Maintenance operation through extensive communication with Production Support Teams and the Integrated Operations Center (IOC). Plans fleet specific projects and work assignments on a day-to-day basis. Develops and maintains fleet workload forecasts for 14+ days in advance of planned events. Identifies, coordinates and schedules all planned and unplanned maintenance workload for accomplishment by maintenance stations. Proactively identifies problems of a diverse scope and develops creative solutions, which may require changing the thinking of others in sensitive situations. Effectively uses computer systems such as DECS, RES, MAPS, FMWC, LWF and Microsoft Office software in support of planning operations.

Job Qualifications

  • High School, GED or equivalent diploma required
  • 2+ years of Airline Maintenance Planning experience required
  • Strong communication skills required
  • Ability to work rotating shifts including weekends, holidays and days-off required
  • Must be able to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language
  • College degree, A&P license, Aircraft Routing, Project Management, Crew Scheduling, Production Support experience is a plus
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel is preferred
  • Ability to learn PC applications and apply knowledge
  • Must work with minimal supervision
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, oral and written skills
  • Must work well under deadlines and high volume stress of project work
  • Ability to serve as a spokesperson on specialized programs or projects
  • Must be able to exercise sound judgment when making recommendations using information gathered / reviewed
  • Flexible and capable of adapting to constant change
  • Must be able to handle multiple projects concurrently

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 11323 

Nearest Major Market: Fort Worth
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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