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Supervisor, Production Control

American Airlines
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Location: LAX Hanger (LAX-HGR1) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 42724 


Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!

Why you'll love this job

  • The Supervisor of Aircraft Line Maintenance Production Control oversees aircraft maintenance workload for the timely repair and return to service of American Airlines’ aircraft. Production Control supervisors are subject matter experts in the planning of safe, compliant and timely workload planning. They do this by effectively collaborating with Planning on the workload, resources, and work relationships of both internal customers & support groups and vendors.

What you'll do

As noted above, this list is intended to reflect the current job but there may be additional essential functions (and certainly non-essential job functions) that are not referenced. Management will modify the job or require other tasks be performed whenever it is deemed appropriate to do so, observing, of course, any legal obligations including any collective bargaining obligations.

  • Provides terminal and/or hangar aircraft maintenance supervision and crew chiefs an effective work plan
  • Ensures crews can be efficiently utilized to accomplish the operation’s workload
  • Responsible for timely and comprehensive communication of the work plan to Production and related Support Departments
  • Meets company objectives in accordance with company policies and procedures
  • Maintains effective work relationships with technical operations management
  • Collaborates with Line Maintenance managers & supervisors in support of the planned work load
  • Effectively works with union leadership and workforce

All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • High School diploma or GED equivalency
  • 2 years of aircraft maintenance experience

Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in business or technical field or equivalent work experience
  • 3 years of aircraft maintenance experience
  • FAA Airframe & Powerplant Certificate

Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • Must be able to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language
  • Must pass FAA criminal background checks to qualify for unescorted access privileges to airport security identification display areas (SIDA)
  • Must be able to secure appropriate airport authority and/or US Customs security badges, if applicable
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and PC skills
  • Willing to work rotating shifts, nights and weekends
  • Some travel is required

What you'll get

Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer: 

  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Health Benefits: On day one, you’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription and vision benefits to help you stay well. And that’s just the start, we also offer virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts and more. 
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
  • 401(k) Program: Available upon hire and, depending on the workgroup, employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year.
  • Additional Benefits: Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises and more

Feel Free to be yourself at American

From the team members we hire to the customers we serve, inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 42724 


Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-08
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