General Electric Aircraft & Engine Maintenance Supervisor in Victorville, California
Job Description Summary
The aircraft and engine maintenance supervisor will provide technical direction to a team of airframe and powerplant technicians responsible for maintaining the company 747-400 flying test bed. In addition, you will provide technical oversite for engine disassembly/assembly requirements on development and production engines.
Ensure the safe, compliant, on-time and efficient maintenance of company aircraft at the line maintenance level
Direct the work performed under the repair station certificate and operations specifications.
Monitor work areas on a continuous basis to drive safety and compliance to CFR’s.
Provide on-site interpretation of data and technical instruction
Provide prompt information regarding status of programs, customer problems, failures, trends, and climate
Review effectiveness of maintenance actions in order to identify training needs
Anticipate requirements beyond those that immediately affect the program and assist in implementing actions to satisfy those requirements
Perform intermediate and depot level maintenance
Hands on repair and maintenance of aircraft and engines as needed
Use a lean approach to deliver results and create solutions in a dynamic environment
Enforce and analyze operations to ensure a safe working environment
Daily interface with safety, quality, customers (internal and external), engineering, support operations, ant the instrumentation team.
Ensure training is conducted for each employee for his/her applicable job tasks and forward applicable records to the Training and Development Leader for upkeep
A&P certificated, meeting the requirements of 14 CFR Part 145.153, and be familiar with the methods, techniques, practices, aids, equipment, and tools used to perform the maintenance, preventive maintenance, or alterations of which they are directing and/or overseeing.
Ability to read, understand and interpret schematics, graphs, blueprints, and other technical information.
High School Diploma / GED
Hands-on experience supervising maintenance or inspection personnel in a flightline, engine shop and/or 145 repair station environment
Ability and willingness to work flexible hours / shifts as required, including nights, weekends and holidays
Ability and willingness to work in an environment that is subject to changing climate conditions and moderate noise levels
Capability and willingness of lifting a minimum of 50 pounds (with or without assistance)
Ability and willingness to travel 20 percent of the time
Able to work at heights up to 80 feet
10 years of maintenance experience and 2 years of supervisory experience in the repair or manufacture of large transport category aircraft
Assembly, test, repair or maintenance/overhaul (Engine MRO) experience with aircraft engines (or gas turbines) and components preferred
Associates or bachelor’s degree in business or technical field
Experience driving continuous improvement maintenance and management processes
Knowledge of Microsoft Office to include Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
Humble: respectful, receptive, agile, eager to learn
Transparent: shares critical information, speaks with candor, contributes constructively
Focused: quick learner, strategically prioritizes work, committed
Leadership ability: strong communicator, decision-maker, collaborative, able to influence others and lead small teams.
Problem solver: analytical-minded, challenges existing processes, critical thinker
Established project management skills, proven organizational ability
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes