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Last updated: 2019-09-05
Valid to: 2019-11-04
Job Role:
Office, Supervisors / Executive Positions
Aircraft type:
Airbus A320 Family
Job description

Director of Engineering

ALG has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Executive Engineering Manager to work for our client based in Bahrian on a fulltime basis as a Director of Engineering.

Our client is a well-established aviation organisation that will offer ample career opportunities, as well as an excellent remuneration package.

Some of the key areas of responsibility include

  • Accountable for airworthiness of the company aircraft and maintenance activities
  • Complete oversight of the management, scheduling and planning of all maintenance activity
  • Operate as the Post Holder for the control and scheduling of maintenance
  • Oversee all significant outsourced maintenance activity including the negotiation of appropriate maintenance agreements
  • Leadership and management of the maintenance team, including driving the organisation's vision and strategy within the working culture
  • Creating a culture of continuous improvement and high productivity
  • Promoting a safety culture and to ensure that the safety and quality policy is communicated
  • Full accountability on safety management systems (SMS's) and being compliant with all health and Safety legislations and the regulators guidelines
  • Full accountability of all maintenance management systems, aircraft configuration and maintenance programs
  • Accountable person for managing the contract for external provision of CAMO services
  • Ownership of the engineering related MMS processes (aircraft set-up, configuration control, maintenance program, work card compilation, defect management, reliability, planning etc)
  • Full responsibility on reporting and keeping concerned stakeholders up to date with the status of maintenance activity as well as providing monthly reports

The successful candidates will possess the following

  • Significant experience at a senior level within the aircraft engineering environment
  • Previous Post Holder experience
  • Demonstrated competence at managing aircraft maintenance programs, reliability programs and aircraft configuration
  • In depth knowledge of typical rules relating to airworthiness
  • Experience with electronic maintenance control systems
  • Experience at dealing with regulators and customers
  • Tertiary qualification and/or experience in a technical or business management field
  • Type familiarity: Experience on B737, desirable on A320

If you have any questions, please contact Sune at our Head Office located in Brisbane, Australia, on +61 7 3860 4747, during office hours Mon - Fri between 8.30 - 17.00 AEST.

Director of Engineering