15 days old
2018-06-072018-07-07

Manager, Aircraft Line Maintenance Hub

American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX

Location: DFW Hangar (DFW-HGR3) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 17684 

Overview

Join us for a career with endless possibilities.

Looking for a job where a passion for innovation, a culture of teamwork, and opportunities for growth are valued and rewarded? You’ve come to the right place.

 

You don’t have to be an airline aficionado to join American Airlines. It takes more than cool planes to keep us ahead of the curve, and thanks to our team of behind the scenes professionals, we do just that. As the largest airline in the world, American Airlines is in the business of serving the global travel needs of our customers.  At the core of the Company is our commitment to each customer and each employee. We are dedicated to developing and delivering what our customers value and are willing to pay for. Customer-centric planning, innovative marketing, and an exceptional customer experience are supported by a cadre of talented people. 

 

What does it take to join us? We’re glad you asked! We expect exceptional skills in your discipline and a dedication to being the best as we relentlessly pursue our goal of being not just the largest airline in the world, but also the best airline in the world.

 

Fortunately, we’re building on almost a century of innovation and firsts in our industry – and we plan to continue that tradition of excellence.

About The Job

This job falls within the Line Maintenance Team within the Integrated Operations Division. Provides all necessary resources to ensure an efficient operation during shift. Oversees and enforces Company, local, state and Federal safety and regulatory
compliance requirements while establishing a working environment that is safe and professional on a day-by-day basis.

  • Administers and interprets the collective bargaining agreement for represented employees and all company policies for both represented and nonrepresented employees, providing coaching and counseling as appropriate
  • Promotes mutual trust, by communicating relevant station matters to frontline employees, holding monthly Floor Leadership Team meetings, supports employee engagement through the Joint Leadership Team/Area Leadership Team (JLT/ALT) and supports the Continuous Improvement (CI) process
  • Engages in the “Working together” concept to partner with the union leadership
  • Uses on-the-job training to assess an develop Crew Chiefs and Aircraft Maintenance Technicians (AMTs), ensuring compliance with training and qualifications
  • Interfaces with all Managers, Crew Chiefs, local union leadership, contractors, and local authorities
  • Assigns workload assignments to Crew Chiefs and updates Maintenance Operations Center (MOC) on workload progress including out-of-service aircraft
  • Adheres to applicable safety obligations as set forth in the American Airlines Commitment to Safety statement contained in the Safety, Security & Environmental Policies and Procedures Manual
  • Works rotating shifts including weekends, holidays, days off and overtime as necessary

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalency
  • 5 years’ Aircraft Maintenance Operations experience
  • Must pass U.S Department of Transportation (DOT) mandated drug testing requirements
  • Familiarity with numerous functional areas

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or equivalent experience/training
  • 3 years’ leadership experience
  • Previous experience with and knowledge of AA budgeting, policies and procedures

Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • Airframe & Power Plant (A&P) license
  • Strong interpersonal and PC skills
  • Ability to concurrently manage multiple areas of responsibility
  • Excellent analytical, organization, and planning skills
  • Ability to adhere to applicable safety obligations as set forth in the AA Commitment to Safety statement contained in the Safety, Security & Environment
  • Policies and Procedures Manual
  • Ability to pass a background reference check and criminal fingerprint check
  • Understanding of other areas within Line Maintenance
  • Ability to concurrently manage multiple areas of responsibilitiy
  • Ability to fulfill FAA criminal background checks to qualifty for unescorted access privileges to airport security identification display areas (SIDA)
  • Ability to pass U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) mandated drug testing requirements
  • Ability to complete a DOT Testing Inquiry Form, which provides authorization for release of records from previous employers

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 17684 

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