Engineer Methods & Material

Date: Jun 29, 2024

Location: Wichita, KS, US, 67209

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. 


Our Benefits         


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

  • Insurance plans (Medical, life insurance, and more
  • Employee Assistance Program  
  • Competitive base salary 

What are your contributions to the team?

  • Aid in loading ModNotice / Hold Kit BOM and maintaining assigned aircraft downtime shortages to a minimal level
  • Analyze and provide status on shortages and availability by project and aircraft for all assigned activities
  • Analyze and track engineering drawing packages
  • Monitor current 14, 30, and 60 day look-ahead schedules to comprehend order of priorities of needed deliverables
  • Coordinate with the Engineering Group(s) for changes to the aircraft spares list with Lead assistance
  • Monitor the stockroom kits for new parts requirements, kit requirements and for de-marshal after installations are complete
  • Support team in interfacing with Projects, Engineering groups and Procurement Buyers to establish achievable goals and schedules
  • Track parts that are being fabricated through the manufacturing process
  • Support team with researching new requirements as they become available from Engineering
  • Monitor aircraft FPS (Flight Preparation Sheet) system daily to be proactive and identify new requirements including RSI’s (Restrictions and Special Instructions) 
  • Negotiate and acquire deliverables by practical methods to sustain aircraft schedule
  • Create purchase requisitions for necessary raw material, parts and outside processing and or equipment rental

How to thrive in this role?

  • 3-4 years experience in Methods, Material Planning, or related area (required)
  • Basic knowledge of CATIA v4 and/or v5 (preferred) 
  • Basic knowledge of aircraft systems, aircraft parts, and location of installations (required)
  • Working knowledge of blueprint drawings (required)
  • Basic knowledge of inventory systems and data transfer (required)
  • Planning and organizational skills necessary to prioritize, assign, and coordinate workload of assigned area and employees within a multiple project setting
  • Presentation skills necessary to communicate project status and performance 
  • Computer skills necessary to learn and/or operate work processing, spreadsheet, database, email and web-based applications
  • Ability to adapt to changing work schedules and flexibility to travel when project needs arise   
  • Manufacturing background (preferred)  


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


Please note: You don’t need all the skills, knowledge, and experience listed to apply for this position! We’re not looking for the perfect candidate, we’re looking for great talent and resourcefulness. 


Bombardier is an equal opportunity employer and encourages persons of any race, religion, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, immigration status, disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics to apply. 


Job Engineer Methods & Material

Primary Location Wichita, ADMN / MFG, Learjet

Organization Learjet Inc


Employee Status Regular

Requisition  4264  Engineer Methods & Material 

Nearest Major Market: Wichita