Position: Director, Planning
Employee Type: Full-time
Leads Others: Yes
Required Education: Airframe and/or Powerplant License
Required Experience: 10 years
Travel Required: As needed
Position Close Date:
*Relocation Assistance Available.
What you will do:
As the Director of Planning you will be responsible for the provision of planning, administrative, budgetary and direction to the Planning Department. This includes, evaluating sales forecasts against capacity & maintenance event scheduling. You will establish & maintain the organizational processes & structure to manage maintenance event resource planning for induction, workflow, daily adjustments to workflow and real time data collection. You will report event work scope status compared to contract from pre-induction through departure & post departure performance. You will identify & incorporate continuous improvement opportunities to support customer requirements, increase production efficiency and increase facility capacity. This position reports to the General Manager.
What you need:
10 years of related experience, 5 of which was in a Supervisory role
Broad knowledge of aircraft maintenance and modifications paperwork & terminology
Airframe and/or Powerplant license
Verbal, written, presentation, problem solving & interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate, update, persuade and/or facilitate discussions with all levels of employees, management & customers
Previous customer service experience
Computer skills to operate email and other web-based applications
Demonstrated proficiency of skills in all Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel, Access, Power Point & Project
Planning, organizational skills to ensure thorough, accurate & complete results while multi-tasking and working through others.
Analytical skills to be able to organize data, determine gaps & trends, test alternative proposals and measure results
Airframe and/or Powerplant License
Advanced degree in Business Management or related technical field
Previous experience with Maintenance Event management software, such as Wings
AMES is an equal opportunity employer and that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disability status.