Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor (Army Rotary Wing Aviation) (39012)
The Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for maintenance functions of assigned
aircraft and is responsible for supervising day-to-day maintenance tasks on the aircraft, support equipment, and special tools.
Manage all aspects of aircraft maintenance and ensure all work is scheduled and performed in a safe and efficient manner.
Supervise maintenance staff, which includes reviewing employee performance, addressing personnel issues, generating assignments, and setting priorities.
Perform scheduled/unscheduled maintenance, servicing, launch and recovery, corrosion control, and inspection, and routine through complex maintenance of aircraft, aircraft sub- systems, and components, as required.
Review work orders regarding modifications and/or upgrades to various aircraft systems.
Read and interpret manufacturers’ and company’s maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
Adjust, repair, or replace electrical wiring system and aircraft accessories, as required.
Provide guidance and instruction to team members concerning technical orders, checklists, and hazardous materials.
Responsible for maintaining equipment maintenance schedules on all company assets and monitoring parts and supply inventories.
Ensure availability of materials, anticipating requirements and reordering.
Offer technical guidance to Engineering staff regarding start-up of new equipment and follow-up of maintenance programs.
Provide employees with proper training on company equipment as required by OSHA Regulations and monitors annual training requirements.
May supervise and assist in aircraft/equipment movement.
May conduct flight line and hangar foreign object damage prevention walks and housekeeping.
May meet with Customers and Company Senior Leadership as required.
Perform other qualified duties as assigned.
High School Education or Equivalent
Shall have at least ten years of aviation maintenance experience
Shall have five years of supervisory experience
Shall have three years of US Army Aviation maintenance experience
Shall have two years of US Army Aviation maintenance supervisory experience
Valid driver’s license.
Ability to obtain/maintain Security Clearance (Public Trust NAC-I)
Working knowledge of OSHA and company requirements.
In-depth knowledge of flight line operations, aircraft/vehicle movement, and safety/hazards.
Advanced knowledge of aircraft common and special tools and test equipment, aircraft technical orders/job guides/publications and schematic diagrams, drawings, charts and technical publications, aircraft engine, landing gear, and flight control systems.
Knowledge of safe working techniques and procedures.
Ability to plan and schedule maintenance work requirements and to direct skilled technicians in the daily performance of their duties.
Excellent communication, organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills.
Effective leadership and interpersonal skills with an ability to supervise a team.
Competent in the use of a computer, to include Microsoft Office Suite, especially Word, Outlook, and Excel.