The dream of flying has always been a human fascination, evoking emotions and the sense of freedom. Modern business aviation attracts people who share that passion. People from all over the world converge at Jet Aviation, creating a unique cultural mix. They combine their competencies and skills with one common mission: to serve our customers best!
We continuously challenge and develop our employees, for they are our most valuable asset. Jet Aviation as an international company offers numerous possibilities for development and opens reams of professional perspectives.
In order to reinforce the Gulfstream Aircraft Maintenance team in Basel, we are currently recruiting for an
Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor - Gulfstream

Overall job purpose is to supervise the execution of base and line maintenance projects to achieve budget, safety, quality and on-time delivery targets.

For these positions, we encourage candidate referrals as described in the Jet Aviation Employee Referral Award Program.

Main responsibilities:
  • Supervise a team of Aircraft Maintenance Technicians and Engineers

  • Manage and prioritize workload, capacity and work distribution in an independent and efficient manner

  • Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders to ensure efficient and effective project execution

  • Manage the project content including AWRs, from initial receipt to aircraft departure and project completion, from both technical and financial aspects; ensure his project respects the budget and schedule
  • Ensure that all incoming defects are quantified, controlled and achievable within the current budget and downtime
  • Identify and propose to the Manager training needs to ensure sufficient qualified staff
  • Ensure efficient internal and external communication

Minimum Qualification/Experience:
  • Minimum two years’ experience as Leader or at a leadership role within an aviation environment, leading a technical team up to 10 employees

  • Technical degree (BTS / Associate Degree / 1-2 years education in a professional / technical area)

  • Holder of a B1 and/or B2 license, with relevant Type Rating(s)

  • Advanced knowledge of aircraft systems and maintenance documentations

  • Demonstrated project management knowledge and experience

  • Understanding of budgets and KPIs

  • PC literate with MS packages

  • Experience in using SAP ERP or equivalent

  • Very good English skills

Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong communication skills

  • Demonstrated problem solving and influencing skills

If you are interested in a multicultural, challenging and innovative working environment and your profile matches our requirements, we are looking forward to receiving your online application (PDF preferably) in English (cover letter, CV, copies of relevant diplomas and letters of reference).
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