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Supervisor, Aircraft Line Maintenance Hub

Date: Dec 29, 2017

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US

Req ID: 12524

Location: LAX Hanger (LAX-HGR1) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 12524 

Job Description

The Aircraft Line Maintenance Supervisor oversees and manages the aircraft maintenance workload, resources and activities for an assigned work group or several work groups at terminal and/or hangar operations at line or base maintenance stations in such a manner as to assure continuing safety, compliance, dependability, reliability and financial performance, with fair and harmonious relationships within his/her work group(s), the operations management team, TWU, internal customers, vendors, FAA and all non-AA business contacts. He/she directs, administers and coordinates the activities of their assigned work group(s) in support of policies, goals and objectives established by the Shift Manager, Manager, Managing Director, Vice President, the Senior Vice President - Tech Ops and the airline. The Aircraft Line Maintenance Supervisor manages and directs his/her operation toward its primary objectives by performing the following duties personally or through subordinates.

Job Qualifications

  • Associate's and/or Bachelor's of Business or related degree are preferred. However, consideration will be given for equivalent aircraft maintenance operational leadership experience
  • A&P License required for Aircraft or Component Maintenance Supervisor positions
  • A successful Line and/or Base station operations track record and experience at a crew chief, tech crew chief or other related supervisor position
  • At least 5 years verifiable hands-on experience spent in the repair, maintenance, overhaul or manufacture of aircraft with a gross weight in excess of 70,000 lbs. (including fuel) or engines with 15,000 lbs, or more of thrust
  • Experience managing, supervising and/or directing workgroups
  • A successful track record and experience with process improvement in maintenance and/or production environments
  • Experience in positions requiring budget understanding, resource forecasting and management, and workload planning in maintenance environments

* This job is subject to Department of Transportation (DOT) drug and alcohol testing. Your previous employers will be contacted to verify if you had any DOT drug violations and/or refusals to test for drugs or alcohol in the previous two year period. Your DOT required urine specimen will be tested for the following substances: Cocaine, Marijuana, PCP, Amphetamines and Opiates.

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 12524 

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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