Ameriflight, the nation's largest Part 135 Cargo Operator is seeking a Maintenance Manager to provide unparalleled service and value for our customers, with the highest dedication to safety, innovation and teamwork while reflecting a passion for excellence.  The Maintenance Manager reports to t
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Maintenance Manager

Ameriflight, Inc. • 
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Position Type: Permanent
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Ameriflight, the nation's largest Part 135 Cargo Operator is seeking a Maintenance Manager to provide unparalleled service and value for our customers, with the highest dedication to safety, innovation and teamwork while reflecting a passion for excellence.
 
The Maintenance Manager reports to the Regional Maintenance Director and is accountable for the overall maintenance operation for his/her assigned base.
 
  • Provide leadership and direction to ensure high standard of performance by the maintenance operation at his/her assigned base Direct the day-to-day maintenance operation at his/her assigned base 
  • Provide technical direction and assume technical responsibility for maintenance work accomplished by technicians or by outside contract maintenance providers  
  • Ensure all training requirements are accomplished. In coordination with Regional Maintenance Directors, ensures maintenance staff level is adequate to support maintenance operation 
  • Assure the prompt requisitioning and economical use of maintenance materials, equipment, and facilities required for efficient execution of required work 
  • Ensure proper and timely communication with Maintenance Control to assure on-time performance, including making accurate estimates of maintenance delays Ensure proper and timely communication with Regional Maintenance Director and other management personnel in all matters relating to the maintenance base 
  • Monitor/audit all log book items and documentation are complete and correct, including scanning and uploading documents to electronic record storage system (AirVault)
  •  Manage/utilize overtime only as required 
  • Promote positive employee relationship and effective lines of communication while enforcing company rules and regulations  
  • Ensure/enforce safety rules and regulations and develop a safety awareness culture  
  • Review and evaluate employee performance Other duties when assigned 
Job Requirements:

EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in aviation maintenance with minimum of 3 years in a management/supervisory role
  • FAA A&P license
  • Hands-on maintenance experience on minimum of 2 aircraft type in the Ameriflight fleet (SA227, Be1900, Be99, EMB120, PA350)
  • Strong knowledge in FAA Part 135 operation
  • Familiarity with business skills as relating to maintenance operation, i.e. budgeting, cost control, labor allocation, parts/inventory management
  • College degree or equivalent strongly desirable  
 
GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Must hold a valid FAA mechanic’s certification with Airframe & Powerplant ratings
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Ability to prove right to work in US
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand others and interpret documents such as safety rules and operating manuals
  • Ability to communicate and speak effectively with other employees
  • Basic math skills
  • Ability to work various shifts
  • Positive disposition, professional attitude, professional appearance
  • Ability to gain airport access badge
  • Successful completion of pre-employment required DOT drug screening and other required background checks
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be able to travel
  • Frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, required to sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds  
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision to read labels, distance vision to see what aircraft is arriving, color vision to see color coded labels, peripheral vision to watch for activity going on around them, depth perception when marshalling and towing aircraft, and the ability to adjust focus when writing
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks    
Ameriflight requires a pre-employment drug screen for all safety sensitive positions

WORK ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS

  • Willing and able to travel to recover aircraft, work with other bases, and/or meet training needs of the company
  • Ability to work outdoors, in weather as necessary
  • Ability to work near moving mechanical parts and aircraft
  • Ability to work in a potentially noisy work environment
Salary Range: Neg-Neg
Relocation: Yes
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