Engineering Manager

Location
Kazakhstan
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
19 Jul 2013
Closes
23 Jul 2013
Ref
SBExec2
Contact
Sarah Barry
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sigma Aviation Services, on behalf of our client Air Astana is seeking a very experienced professional to fulfil the role of Engineering Manager.

The Engineering Manager is responsible for the engineering support departments, including Technical Services, Maintenance Planning, Technical Records & Technical Library, additionally for advising the Commercial Planning Department on issues regarding aircraft leases and purchases. The successful candidate will report directly to the Director of Engineering & Maintenance and will have previously held a senior airline position.

Essential Requirements

  • Holder of an Engineering Degree or equivalent
  • Have held a recognized aviation maintenance qualification
  • Detailed knowledge of EASA regulations with regard to Part 145, Part M and EU OPS.
  • 15 years Technical Services and Maintenance Planning management experience, of which 5 years should be in a multi cultural environment
  • Experience in developing Maintenance Programmes and Reliability Programmes
  • Ability to plan and manage departmental annual budget
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English

A competitive salary and benefits package reflective of experience, awaits the successful candidate.