Airborne Global Solutions

Aircraft Powerplant Program Manager

Position:  CAM Aircraft Powerplant Program Manager Base Pay: Commensurate with experience
Employee Type: Full time exempt Leads Others: 
Required Education: BA Degree - Engineering Required Experience: 8 years 
Travel Required: Yes Position Close Date: Open until filled

Location:  Atlanta, Georgia

What you will do:
Cargo Aircraft Maintenance (CAM) is responsible aircraft engine and APU maintenance.  The Powerplant On-site Program Manager will provide program oversight from a commercial, reliability and technical standpoint for all powerplant related shop visit removals.

The Program manager will ensure that all powerplant commodities are inducted into the repair process on time; reliability initiatives and service bulletins are accomplished in accordance with CAM expectations; audit all financial quotes to ensure actual work performed is in line with expense and challenge where necessary.

The Program manager will audit customer owned property regularly; assist with forecasting and source parts to keep costs in line or below budget; coordinate work scopes with carriers and MRO; and drive consistent performance and process improvements through on site management of contract terms with MRO's located in the US and Europe.

  • Oversight of CAM engine repair activity to ensure supplier obligations are achieved
  • Ensure all work scopes support CAM commercial and technical expectations
  • Audit repair invoices
  • Report engine wear progress with current estimated date for return to service
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor

What you need:

  • BA Degree in Engineering
  • Minimum 8 years airline and/or equivalent experience with engine and/or APU programs at an MRO, airline or leasing company as a Program Manager, Production Manager and/or Powerplant Engineer
  • Proven track record of positively influencing work processes and behaviors in relatively short periods of time
  • Strong problem solving skills and very strong analytical thinking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English)
  • Flexibility to work and travel outside of normal working hours as needed