Supervisor, Operations - Unscheduled Maintenance Team

Date: May 20, 2024

Location: Opa Locka, FL, US, 33054

Company: Bombardier

When applicable, Bombardier promotes flexible and hybrid work policies. 


Why join us?


Bombardier is a global leader in aviation, focused on designing, manufacturing and servicing the world's most exceptional business jets and specialized mission platforms. Bombardier has been successful in setting the highest standards because we are a people-centric business that fosters passion, diversity and authenticity. 

Prioritizing employee growth and development, we empower everyone to reach their full potential on their own terms. 

Bombardier’s Benefits Program          


With our employees’ well-being top of mind, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits Program, which includes the following: 

  • Insurance plans
    • Dental, medical, life insurance, disability, and more 
  • Competitive base salary 
  • Retirement savings plan 
  • Employee Assistance Program 

In your role, you will


  • Adhere to Bombardier General Work Requirements
  • Encourage and promote a safe work environment by supervising a safety/security program which includes operation of support equipment, aircraft systems, 5S, general housekeeping and lean manufacturing.  Ensure that regular established safety/security audits are conducted and discrepancies are addressed
  • Perform supervisory responsibilities for assigned employees and area(s), for example, time card and vacation approvals, PMP and 30/60/90 day reviews, opportunities for professional development and training, personnel decisions concerning hire, fire, disciplinary issues, and salary adjustments, as well as employee schedules and leave
  • Responsible for coordinating unscheduled aircraft maintenance and work performed at a location other than the Repair stations fixed location
  • Supervise the performance of maintenance and ensure that work is performed in accordance with Repair Station / Quality Manual, Site Operating Procedures and FARs
  • Oversee and manage the resources to maximize productivity and minimize DOI
  • As required, submit requests for engineering support (RED's, RFE's, SRPSA's and installs) in direct support of operations for all product lines
  • May be required to act on behalf of Customer Project Manager during absence
  • May be required to support UMT, including, for example, coordination of tooling and parts, scheduling personnel, and aircraft return-to-service
  • Coordinate technical shop floor issues, such as engineering, specialized tooling requirements, etc
  • Engage in BAS Network Database and transfer SAP Work Orders into database

As our ideal candidate


  • You typically have a minimum of 5 years' of experience in performing aircraft heavy/line maintenance.
  • You typically have a minimum of 3 years' leadership / Supervisory or Lead experience (Aircraft Maintenance preferred).
  • You have working knowledge of process improvement methodology and application.
  • You have recruitment and Interviewing skills, with the ability to make sound decisions on hiring.
  • You have demonstrated Leadership skills necessary to make decisions with sound judgment, train and mentor employees for improved performance, coordinate activities of multiple departments, and guide day-to-day operations successfully.
  • Ability to forecast labor and skill requirement.
  • Research and analytical skills necessary to collect, analyze, and interpret survey data, customer behaviors, and general trends within the applicable aircraft market.
  • Presentation skills necessary to effectively communicate, update, persuade and/or facilitate discussions with employees and all levels of management.
  • Business writing skills necessary to create various reports and correspondence.
  • You are able to perform the role as Operations Manager when needed

Now that you can see yourself in this role, apply and join the Bombardier family! 


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. 


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