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Aircraft Maintenance Manager

Garden City, KS (GCK)
Summary: The Shop Manager is responsible for the operation of the shop floor; training and assisting mechanics in the proper work procedures and practices.

Key Job Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Supervise and direct aircraft mechanics
  • Making available to personnel the required technical data on all aircraft and equipment
  • Ensuring the appropriate maintenance entries on forms and work orders are properly executed on a daily basis by the responsible technicians
  • Working with the Parts Manager to ensure adequate shop supplies are available; initiating purchase orders for stock as required
  • Maintaining the preservation of all parts during the work process, installation and storage
  • Interact with colleagues to assist in developing and achieving overall location and company goals
  • Conducting periodic drills for the purpose of acquainting shop personnel with the proper use and locations of fire-fighting equipment; checking the equipment for serviceability and adequacy
  • Complete other duties as assigned for general operation of facility and location

Qualifications/Primary Job Requirements

Airframe, power plant, inspection authorization licenses
Minimum 5 years experience as a lead mechanic
Minimum 5 years general aviation
Excellent supervision and training skills
Must be able to work irregular hours, including on-call duties during nights, weekends and holidays
Technical writing capabilities
Hardware/software computer skills
Excellent verbal communication skills
Professional appearance and demeanor

Salary is based on experience with a bonus
401K and health benefits offered

All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.
This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by their supervisor. The company reserves the right to add to or revise an employee’s job duties at any time at its sole discretion. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an at will employment relationship.

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