21 days old

Senior Engineer, Facilities

American Airlines
Tulsa, OK 74103

Location: TUL Mtc & Engr Base (TUL-MNTC) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 31551 


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 is a member of the Maintenance Team within the Integrated Operations Division. This position will be responsible for providing Facilities Engineering support to American Airlines Maintenance organization.


Specifically, you’ll do the following:

  • ​​Interprets specifications, blueprints, manufactures information and distills that into useable documentation that can be used by a repair technician
  • Works with many different entities including but not limited to Corporate Real Estate, Aircraft Maintenance, Component Maintenance, Ground Support Engineering and Customer Experience
  • Works with stakeholders to document their needs and analyze the justification based on business needs
  • Recommends measures to improve production methods, performance, and the quality of the product, and may go so far as to suggest changes in working conditions to increase efficiency or safety
  • Determines procedures, studies and standardizes procedures to improve efficiency of the work
  • Prepares individual or composite reports
  • Must be willing to undergo comprehensive background and fingerprint checks to satisfy security requirements
  • Must be willing to take a pre-employment drug test
  • Up to 35% travel to other locations

Required Qualifications

  • ​​​​Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • 4 years experience managing, coordinating, and completing projects
  • ​Excellent analytical, organization and planning skills
  • Familiarity with basic CAD
  • General knowledge of detailed drawings, bill of materials, standards and processing
  • Flexible and capable of adapting to constant change
  • Ability to document projects quickly and clearly
  • Ability to reference code, legal guidelines, environmental directives and regulatory information as required
  • Understands and can quickly locate appropriate references across industries like manufacturing and safety standards, construction, or other areas most suitable to the job at hand
  • Ability to develop and deliver finished, dimensioned prints or electronic models to qualified technicians & revise as needed to document as-built structures
Qualifications (Continued)

Required Qualifications (Continued)

  • Ability to successfully work multiple projects simultaneously
  • Knowledgeable in the compliance requirements of the pertinent codes, regulations, and standards
  • Ability to read and understand letters and numbers to prepare range studies, optimizations of operating procedures studies and special performance studies and perform complex mathematical calculations
  • Must work well under deadlines and high volume stress
  • Ability to prioritize tasks
  • Must work with minimum supervision


Preferred Qualifications

  • ​Master's Degree in Engineering
  • Experience in Microsoft VISIO

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 31551 


Posted: 2019-07-27 Expires: 2019-08-26

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