Maintenance Planning Manager - Omaha, NE
Jet Linx Aviation - Omaha, Nebraska
The Planning Manager will be responsible to ensure aircraft maintenance events and labor requirements are forecasted and distributed to the Jet Linx organization as required.
Develop and maintain the aircraft event plan that maximizes maintenance yield while reducing down time and cost.
Coordinate available vendor resources with Base Maintenance managers to ensure aircraft Owners are provided an exceptional planning service.
Create “ what if ” scenarios to support strategic planning of facility capacity, fleet size and make-up and program changes.
Supports other departments, outside vendors, and Senior Management with established scheduled maintenance plan.
Constant improvement of relevant forecasting tools and industry trends that impact the JLA fleet.
Provides resource plans with others teams and works to eliminate bottlenecks and capacity constraints.
Create and maintain relevant forecast metrics including performance to plan, forecast accuracy, etc.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Strong interpersonal communication skills; Communicate through verbal, written, and electronic means
Strong analytical skills, project management experience and independent problem-solving abilities
Ability to learn
Competence in Microsoft Office, particularly MS Word and Excel
Ability to effectively interact with all levels of the company
Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
Ability to work under minimal supervision
Ability to exercise independent judgment, discretion, and initiative
Ability to travel to out-of-state sites about 10-15% as needed
Education and Work Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering, Technical Aviation or related curriculum
Airframe and Powerplant license is preferred but not required
Move up to 25 pounds on an infrequent basis.
Majority of work is completed in a normal office work environment.
Work indoors and outdoors in varying temperature settings occasionally.
Operate office equipment such as telephone, computer, printer, fax, postage meter, etc.
Access filing cabinets, drawers and shelves of varying heights.
At Jet Linx, we pride ourselves on our core values of selflessness, dedication, enthusiasm, integrity, and compassion along with the commitment to be the best in the industry, to our fellow team members, and our clients. If you are looking to join a team that is determined to provide a truly wonderful experience – you've arrived.