Location: Santa Ana, CA
The Falcon 7X Director of Maintenance will direct and oversee all activities, maintenance programs, inspections, analytics, projections, coordination and project management for a Falcon 7X. Candidates who are also Pilots are strongly preferred (especially if typed/current in Falcon 7X or similar).
The following is a summary of duties and responsibilities the individual will be performing:
Serve as an active member of the Team, its vision, mission and values.Develop and implement policies and procedures to optimize the maintenance in support of the GMM and "Company" Aviation as whole.Provide the Aircraft Management Team with a 24-month projection, updated monthly, inclusive of downtime, estimated costs (man-hours) and coordination.Work productively with the aircraft crew members to support their missions and expectations from the owner.Shall be present at all aircraft arrivals and departures within reason Maintain and adjust the workflow provided for proper decision making on maintenance related resources.Shall complete light and moderate work on aircraft. In addition, coordinate the moderate and heavy maintenance in efficient intervals by active scheduling with the owner schedule, crew, Aircraft Management Team and "Company" Maintenance.Establish the environment and expectation where comments, concerns and suggestions by personnel will be handled and shared with the aircraft management team.Establish and maintain records as required by the FAR’s, manufactures and company policies.Ensure high levels of customer service are provided to the company and its customers.Become familiar with and improve vendor/supplier relationships, contracts and support services.Anticipate client and crew needs in order to continually improve the level of support and service.Represent the company in aviation matters through trade associations, the FAA, state or municipal aviation bodies, airport management, community organizations and contract agencies.Maintain high morale through an awareness of company and department policies, employee development programs and periodic department meetings for the two-way communication of ideas, goals and objectives;Establish severe weather/natural disaster procedures to protect personnel, aircraft and facilities. Procedures should address plans for (but not be limited to) situations involving hurricanes, tornadoes, high winds and hail.Act as resident expert on matters related to all aspects of safety.Act as liaison with safety organizations (formal and informal) on matters of industry safety concerns.Identify and report safety hazards utilizing "Company's" SMS program to identify and mitigate risk.
Experience, Skills and Abilities, Education
Possess and maintain a current and valid US issued FAA A&P Certificate.Possess a minimum of 10 years of A&P related duties with some experience in maintaining Dassault aircraft, specifically the 7X/8XFalcon 7X/8X training or experience strongly preferred.A minimum of 3 years’ experience in managing subordinates or contractors.Must submit to and be capable of passing a required drug test.Ability to manage multiple priorities, projects and tasks.Able and willing to travel via airline to aircraft projects and inspections.Willingness to work long and sometimes irregular hours.Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.Have excellent interpersonal and management abilities.Possess calmness under pressure with professionalism and service to client and colleague alike.College degree strongly preferred.Pilot license strongly preferred.
Physical RequirementsRequires sitting, standing, bending and reaching. May require lifting up to 50 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate standard office machines such as computers, calculators, telephone and other office equipment; and conduct repairs and troubleshooting on aircraft.
Benefits"Company" offers an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, vision, matching 401(K) and more to employees in full-time positions.
Equal Opportunity EmployerIn compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the company provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.
VisionGreat people, providing an exceptional aviation experience.
MissionTo provide the highest level of safety, service and value to our clients.
Only Serious Applicants Apply
Email resume to Mandy@hsgi-inc.com