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Aircraft Production Project Planner

Date: Apr 27, 2022

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL, US

Aircraft Production Project Planner -FOR00561



At Bombardier, our employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we’ll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.

In your role, you will:

- Adhere to Bombardier General Work Requirements

- Perform supervisory responsibilities, for example/hire, disciplinary actions, PMP, and professional development

- Provide capacity planning/scheduling functions for the repair station, for example, staffing forecasts and hanger plans

- Interface with management in support of the RFP process​​​​​​​

- Coordinate department activities for the proper integration of their functions with data processing, planning, and production control activities

- Oversee production planning department and process used to provide work packages and work flows for each aircraft

- Provide guidance and monitoring of progress on major systems project

- Oversee, develop and/or coordinate readiness plans for new customers as required by assigned site(s)

- Responsible for staff development and training

- Leads and directs a group of two or more employees for given projects or tasks

- Supervises efforts and provides technical guidance on complex issues

- Schedules aircraft operators into the service center for maintenance, modifications, and service bulletin/letter compliance (Includes airframe, avionics, engines, interior and paint).

- Coordinate outside services with vendors to ensure downtime quoted will allow all requested work to be accomplished

- Keeps current knowledge of the quality inspection requirements that could affect a work scope maintenance event or the ability of the service center to work on a scheduled aircraft

- Work with Sales and Operations team to not overload or underutilize resources or hangar capacity

- Maintain and communicate S&OP data for the BAS network

- Must ensure daily effective communication with General Manager, Operations manager and Project Managers

- Stay up to date in work aircraft to ensure any schedule changes are considered when scheduling other aircraft

- Review proposal to ensure all required quality gates are met

- Responsible for continued development, implementation, and maintenance of the facility’s schedule, including capacity planning and customer proposals.

- Ensure policies and procedures, technical standards and methods, and priorities are achieved with oversight by upper management.

Physical Demands:

- Physical demands with activity or condition existing a considerable to moderate amount of time include typing/keyboarding using a computer (i.e., keyboard, mouse, and monitor), climbing stairs/ladders/scaffolding, crouching, reaching, grasping, carrying, operation of motorized vehicle, standing, balancing and walking


- Considerable to moderate use of general office supplies (e.g., paper, correction fluid, markers, tone, etc.)


- Considerable to moderate use of keyboard equipment (e.g., adding machines, calculators, computer keyboards and terminals, and typewriters) and office equipment (e.g., fax machine, photocopier), ear protection, hand/arm protection, and eye protection

Working Conditions

- Considerable amount of work performed in general office environment

- Overtime may be required

- Overnight travel may be required

- Occasional to rare exposure to seasonal weather

- Occasional exposure to aircraft engine noise and fumes

- May be required to attend meetings before/after scheduled hours


As our ideal candidate,

- 3 -5 years related experience in an aircraft service facility with 3 years progressive supervisory experience working in Aviation Services Industry

- Bachelors degree in Business or Aviation Management or equivalent experience

- Computer skills necessary to learn and/or operate word processing, spreadsheet, database, email, and web-based applications

- Working knowledge of FAA and Federal Aviation Requirements

Additional experiences a HUGE plus:

- Working knowledge of process improvement methodology and application (e.g., Six Sigma)

- Working knowledge of customer’s needs from a service center

- Working knowledge of airline operations and flight schedule issues

- Thorough knowledge of planning and scheduling systems

- Thorough knowledge of aircraft maintenance programs

- Thorough knowledge of data security systems as required by assigned site

- Business writing skills necessary to create various reports and correspondence

- Solid verbal and written communication skills

- Computer skills necessary to learn and/or operate work processing, spreadsheet, database, presentation, email, and web-based applications

- Planning and organizational skills necessary to prioritize, assign, and coordinate workload of assigned area and employees within a multiple project setting

- Interpersonal skills necessary to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, employees, management, and contractors

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Please continue to monitor our website and apply for additional positions for which you are qualified and may be of interest to you.

Your ideas move people.

Job: Methods Engineer
Primary Location: US-FL-Fort Lauderdale

Zip Code: US 33301
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
11.02.2022, 7:08:22 AM

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

Job Segment: Genetics, Outside Sales, Database, Aerospace, Science, Sales, Technology, Aviation