Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services

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Tampa, FL - Back Shop Monument Seat Supervisor

Summary Description Of Position

This position is responsible for the effectiveness and economical management of resources to ensure the work is accomplished within the back shops (specific to the monument/seat shop) in accordance with customer maintenance programs, FAA regulations, administrative and technical requirements of those assigned under the supervisor’s span of control. The monument/seat back shop supervisor duties may be delegated to a qualified individual in his/her absence but ultimate responsibility for those duties remains with the monument back shop supervisor.

Minimum Requirements And Qualification

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid airframe license required
  • Five (5) years’ experience in heavy aircraft maintenance, including two (2) years in leadership capacity, or the demonstrated ability to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position.
  • Must have previous FAA 145 Repair Station experience.
  • Proficient in the interpretation of blueprints, technical orders, test equipment used in the work described above, and various aircraft components and systems.
  • Have working knowledge of computer software packages used within the facility.
  • Must be able to demonstrate a sense of leadership under all circumstances and conditions.
  • Must be able to multi-task and manage monument/seat workflows on multiple aircraft.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including, nights, weekends, and overtime.
  • Must be able to obtain an airport SIDA badge.

Major Responsibility Areas and Duties

  • Provide oversight to ensure maintenance and documentation is in compliance.
  • Assign maintenance tasks and personnel.
  • Evaluate and estimate maintenance time and cost.
  • Provide oversight and co-sign with uncertificated mechanics.
  • Coordinate maintenance plan with other departments.
  • Identify training needs, tools, and special equipment required.
  • Ensures the responsible mechanic properly executes all necessary work records.
  • Monitor and update flow plan as required.
  • Supervise maintenance performed by un-certificated mechanics or personnel unfamiliar with the methods, techniques, practices, aids, equipment, and tools.
  • Provide OJT to crew members as required. Insure all parts and materials are ordered as required to maintain schedule.
  • Maintain daily turnover reports for each oncoming shift.
  • Maintain the backshop and aircraft cleanliness at all times

Additional Duties

  • Perform all other duties as assigned by the Production Manager or Director of Maintenance.


  • Maintains authority over all activities of assigned work crew

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to climb and work from ladders, work stands, and other heights.
  • Ability to sit, stand, bend, crouch, kneel, and walk for extended periods.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Ability to hear at conversational level with hearing aide
  • Must have correctable near and far vision


AIRBORNE Tampa 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.

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