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American Airline Jobs – Supervisor, Aircraft Maintenance

Website American Airlines

Job Description:

This job is a member of the Line Maintenance Team within the Integrated Operations Division. Responsible for overseeing aircraft maintenance technicians in the repair and return to service of American Airlines’ aircraft. Supervisors are front line leaders of people in the safe, compliant and timely return to service our aircraft. They do this by effectively managing the workload, resources, and work relationships of both internal customers & support groups and external regulatory authorities & vendors.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for timely and comprehensive communication flow to the workforce
  • Maintains effective work relationships with airport management, FAA, TSA, other government agencies, suppliers, and similar groups
  • Oversees the implementation of the organization’s plans, processes, policies, and procedures
  • Collaborates with other supervisors to accomplish directives and objectives
  • Meets company objectives in accordance with company policies and procedures
  • Ensures crews are efficiently utilized to accomplish the operation’s workload
  • Provides effective feedback for crew chief and lead coaching/development
  • Identifies training and development needs of AMTs within span of control
  • Effectively works with union leadership and workforce
  • Guides and directs terminal and/or hangar aircraft maintenance through crew chiefs and leads
  • Identifies and takings steps to correct unsatisfactory results

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office to include Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
  • Must be able to secure appropriate airport authority and/or US Customs security badges, if applicable
  • Ability to concurrently supervise multiple areas of responsibility
  • Strong interpersonal and PC skills
  • Knowledge of functional area
  • Must pass FAA criminal background checks to qualify for unescorted access privileges to airport security identification display areas (SIDA)
  • Ability to concurrently handle multiple responsibilities
  • Ability to supervise management, non-management and contract labor work groups

Qualification & Experience:

  • 3 to 4 years of aircraft maintenance experience
  • 3 years hands-on experience in the repair or manufacture of large transport category aircraft
  • FAA Airframe & Powerplant Certificate
  • 2 years of a successful track record of management in maintenance and/or production environments
  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in business or technical field or equivalent work experience
  • High School diploma or GED equivalency

Job Details:

Company: American Airlines

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Chicago, IL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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