Airport, Operations, Management, Office, operations

Senior Planning Engineer

Last updated: 1 month ago
Expires: 2 weeks ago
Job Role:
Airport, Operations, Management, Office, operations
Aircraft type:
Hong Kong

Job description

Role Introduction


Reports to: COE Planning Manager Head of Planned Maintenance and Records

Departments: ENG - Engineering 

CoE is a key enable ENG - Engineeringr to the Line Maintenance Transformation (LMT), a fundamental change to the HK Line maintenance model that employs a collaborative approach to achieve a safe, on-time and customer focused operation that meets airline requirements, customer expectations and drive business efficiencies and productivity through continuous improvement.

CoE Senior Planning Engineer is responsible for creation, and delivery of a stable and readily workable plan to the agreed capacity and ensure its readiness to minimize any disruption to the plan in compliance with the aircraft maintenance requirement in an efficient and cost effective way.    Optimize the use of maintenance ground time to maximize the availability of aircraft


Key Responsibilities


Responsible for :

Ensuring timely creation of the Line Maintenance work packages and are performed and conducted according to the defined maintenance production plan and within agreed capacity and in compliance with the aircraft maintenance requirement in a cost effective way

Ensuring all open items or issues are reviewed and resolved with MRO satisfactorily to minimize any disruption to the maintenance plan to drive operational efficiency

Ensuring sufficient maintenance ground slot is secured and the usage is optimize to maximize the availability of aircraft

Monitoring the compliance of the process and procedure through regular dashboard or report review

Driving for continuously improvement on planning processes and systems so as to enhance the operational efficiency             




Engineering degree or Aircraft Maintenance Licence is preferred

Typically 6 years of relevant experience, preferably in aspects of aircraft maintenance planning

Experience of leading and delivering business process improvement.

Experience in leading a team of engineer

Ability to build strong and effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders  


Application Deadlines: 2 March 2023

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