RIC Aviation Support Equipment Supervisor Jobs in Richmond, VA at JETSTAR AVIATION

Title: RIC Aviation Support Equipment Supervisor


Location: Richmond, VA

Essential Functions: The GSE Supervisor must possess the ability to work effectively in a team environment, partnering with senior management, and is accountable for the following essential functions:

Managing the day to day activities of the GSE operation
Prioritizing workplace safety with established metrics
Plan, direct and coordinate activities concerned with acquisition ground service equipment and operation and maintenance of ground services repair and storage facilities by performing the following duties personally or through subordinates
Be a positive role model to all personnel and the airport community
Advise, consult, and coordinate with the clients, vendors and all outside business partners.

*Responsibilities: *

Foster a safe working environment. Hold employees accountable for the safety audit performance and all operational metrics

Coordinate activities of personnel conducting research and testing program on ground service equipment considered for acquisition based on such factors as operational performance, costs of operation and maintenance, operational safety, and compliance with environmental laws and regulations
Coordinate inspection, repair, and maintenance services to obtain maximum utilization of equipment and prevent operational delays
Consult with Ground Equipment personal at locations of responsibility to determine equipment and machinery requirements
Coordinate activities of personnel involved in repair and maintenance of ground service equipment.
Direct preparation of work schedules to obtain optimum utilization of human resources and facilities
Assist in the development of training materials and procedural manuals, and conduct training and orientation as necessary for station programs
Confer with customers and representatives of associated industries to evaluate and promote improved and expanded services in area

Competency: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: Problem Solving, Operational and Financial acumen, Customer Service, Interpersonal, and Oral Communication.
*Qualifications: *To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed in this Job Description are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
*General Qualifications: *

18 years of age or older
Reliable transportation
Valid State Driver’s License with a verifiable safe vehicle operating record.
Eligible to work in the United States


Computer Skills:

Demonstrated proficiency in Word, and Excel.
Supervisory Responsibilities: *Manages subordinate technicians in the Ground Service Equipment department. Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of this unit. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
*Work Environment: *The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but may become high at various times. Employee must be willing to wear/utilize company-supplied personal protective equipment (hearing protection) to mitigate their noise exposure.
Some work is in an outside environment, with exposure to hot and cold temperatures and inclement weather.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $21.00 – $24.00 per hour

Health insurance
Paid time off


8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

Richmond, VA 23250: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


Supervising: 1 year (Required)


Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: One location

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