Fleet Airworthiness Controller

Feel like your career has been grounded but you’re ready for the new take-off? Get ready for the flight of a lifetime with us! We are looking for a local Fleet Airworthiness Controller to Australia!

Continuing Airworthiness unit handles continuing/daily airworthiness management. Fleet Airworthiness Controller’s duties are to control airworthiness management at the fleet center of operations and act as a liaison between customer and Continuing Airworthiness unit.

Scope of responsibilities

  • Follow engineering department processes, routines, and received guidelines.
  • Establish and keep good relations with Customer and act as Point of Contact.
  • Responsible for performing continuing airworthiness management duties including but not limited to:
    – short term maintenance planning, forecast, and issuing work packages
    – deferred defect monitoring and planning
    – supporting aircraft maintenance activities
    – aircraft information and engineering controls entering, updating, and managing in the information management system in time-critical situations
    – technical instruction documentation preparation and management in time-critical situations
    – any other engineering department contracted duties in time-critical situations
  • Attend routine planning and operations related meetings as required by the operator and represent the engineering department as appropriate.
  • Hold an overall understanding of fleet operations and forecast.
  • Provide prioritization and direction to the engineering team in Tallinn, Estonia.
  • Make your own decisions and ensure that tasks and duties are completed to the Customer and Company’s satisfaction.
  • Notify the Continuing Airworthiness Manager when tasks and duties cannot be completed within the allotted timescales and/or plans and when problems occur that cannot be resolved when using one’s own initiative, or when further advice is required or needed.
  • Perform all other work-related duties which are arising from the essence of the job and department overall objectives as directed by the direct manager.

Key requirements

Essential: 

  • Hold a university/aeronautical degree in aviation education and 5 years of experience in aviation.
  • Computer literate and good typing skills.
  • Proven competence for managing workload and plan resources.
  • Able to coordinate engineers.
  • Knowledge of general airworthiness regulations.
  • Ability to understand, interpret, and apply regulatory requirements at the workplace.
  • Availability to travel and stay away for short to medium periods at customer’s fleet bases as needed.

Desirable:

• Experience with local Aviation Authority regulations.
• Experience with Boeing 737NG commercial jet aircraft.

What we offer

  • Opportunity to work in one of the most attractive and fast-growing global industries in the world – Aviation
  • Exciting career, personal development, and networking opportunities
  • A great team of diverse backgrounds

Job Location: Sydney, Brisbane, or Melbourne, depends on the candidate’s location

PS! Only suitable candidates will be contacted. 

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