Assistant Manager – Aircraft Inspection, Outside Vendor Job at Houston, TX in Houston, TX

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Technical Operations/Maintenance

Technical Operations includes the maintenance, and overhaul of our aircraft. This includes aircraft maintenance technicians, engineers, planners, ground equipment and facilities teams, supply chain teams and more.

Job Overview and Responsibilities

Provide work direction to comply with an operational plan to aircraft inspectors. Ensures quality control procedures and inspections are carried out in accordance with Federal Air Regulations and the United Airlines Continuous Airworthiness Maintenance Program (CAMP). Position is a supervisory member of the Air Carriers Inspection Unit in compliance with 14CFR121.369(8) and 14CFR121.371b and as such has inspection decision authority and responsibility. Conduct Supplier Base General Maintenance Manual training to suppliers as needed. May support other Air Operators in the performance of maintenance and is responsible to ensure the work performed complies with the customers regulatory and maintenance program requirements. Participates as a partner with overall Maintenance Team to ensure quality systems are in place and effective. Travel 75% to 100% of the time.

Execute Daily Operational plan and follow up

Monitor and control compliance to FAA Approved Required Inspections and other Inspection tasks performed

Short term guidance and direction to subordinates

Apply Continuous Process Improvement and implement process, tooling and systems improvement initiatives as appropriate

Achieve Operational budget plan, including overtime expense

Achieve Employee and Ground Safety Plan

Achieve Acceptable Quality Assurance ratings

Achieve Acceptable Employee Dependability levels

Ensure Inspections are performed accurately and in a timely manner to support operational demands


High School and post High School Aviation Maintenance Technical Training or equivalent Associate Certificate or Military Aviation Training

Two years Inspection experience of large transport aircraft

Experience supervising maintenance or inspection personnel

FAA Airframe and Power plant Certificate

Understanding of Engine Systems and structure, Federal Air Regulations, Operator Maintenance and Inspection Program, including Maintenance Procedures and Repair

Knowledge of Non-Destructive Testing methods and principles

Must be willing and able to travel up to 100% of the time

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship

Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification

Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position


Certification in one of more Non-Destructive Testing methods

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT

About the Company

Company: Houston, TX

Company Location:  Houston, TX

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