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Section Chief, Engineering, Global 5500/6500/7500 Preflight

Date: Jan 27, 2022

Location: Toronto Downsview, ON, CA

Section Chief, Engineering, Global 5500/6500/7500 Preflight-TOR05127



Bombardier is a global leader, creating innovative and game-changing planes. Our products and services provide world-class transportation experiences that set new standards in passenger comfort, energy, efficiency, reliability and safety. We are global organization focused on working together with a team spirit.

In your role, you will:

- Lead a cross functional Global 5500/6500/7500 engineering team in delivering effective and timely engineering support to the Preflight organization in Toronto.

- Develop a high-performance team to support systemic and rapid root cause identification for issues encountered during the preflight cycle.

- Work with internal and external stake holders in defining and driving the implementation of corrective actions and improvements for repeat issues impacting the Preflight cycle time

- Develop and oversee metrics, institute team governance to provide precise prioritization, manage escalations and provide accurate/relevant KPI reporting

- Create/enable a positive and collaborative team environment with internal and external stakeholders and take concrete steps/actions to keep high level of engagement within the team

- Support performance reviews, identify performance gaps and create effective team and employee development plans

- Attend and present at management meetings; communicate information to stakeholders

- Set day to day priorities, and manage the communication and harmonization of these priorities

- Develop good working relationships with various departments within BA

- Attend and support lineside meetings and flight debrief meetings


As our ideal candidate,

- You will have a Bachelor of Engineering degree

- You have a minimum of 10 years Aerospace experience preferably in a development and/or Operations support environment
- MRB experience is considered an asset, AME License is an asset
- You have flexibility to travel and work outside of normal hours
- You are familiar with Office 365, NCMS, GNET
- You have strong communication skills, work with a sense of urgency, able to work well in a multi-disciplinary team environment
Bombardier is an equal opportunity employer and encourages persons of any race, religion, ethnicity, gender, identity, sexual orientation, aga, immigration status, disability or other applicable legally protected characteristics to apply. Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities to apply. As per the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Bombardier will accommodate the needs of applicants with disabilities throughout all stages of the selection process. If you need accommodation during the recruitment process, please advise your Talent Acquisition representative. Information relating to the need for accommodation and accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

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Job: Engineering
Primary Location: CA-ON-Toronto Downsview
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
29.11.2021, 4:13:22 PM

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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