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Planner, Aircraft Service Center

Date: Jun 5, 2022

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Planner, Aircraft Service Center-WIC05081



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.

Bombardier Business Aircraft’s Wichita Service Center is located at the original Learjet manufacturing site in the Air Capital of the World. Its dedicated staff of nearly 250 is equipped to perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, as well as interior modifications, avionics installations, paint and provide Aircraft on Ground (AOG) support for Bombardier Learjet, Challenger and Global aircraft. In April 2015, the facility expanded with an addition of 38,000 square feet of hangar space, bringing its total square footage to 113,000 and enabling the facility to service more aircraft, including Global aircraft.

In your role, you will:

- Be responsible for the research and administration of program work packages.

- Monitor work in progress to identify possible schedule impact and plan accordingly for upcoming maintenance events.
- Research and administer special programs, may include programs such as warranty, Smart Parts, open delivery items
- Review financial summary for Proposal including pre-sale margin analysis
- Coordinate and establish downtime for maintenance events
- Work with customers for clarification of requirements to ensure customer expectations are met
- Assist in performing acceptability analysis based on current scheduling requirements and availability of resources
- Assist in creating project flow charts and other management tools in support of aircraft visit
- Determine resource availability, such as tools, facility capacity, components, or labor hours, coordinating with resource providers on issues which could potentially impact the Master Schedule
- Assemble aircraft work packages in a logical efficient manner including identification of material, tooling, and manpower requirements prior to scheduled induction
- Attend customer debrief (or pre-induct) prior to aircraft arrival as required
- Input data into systems as required
- Maintain and assist in development of aircraft model specific technical information, for example airframe, engine, avionics, and paint / interior


As our ideal candidate,

- You have at least 2 years of experience in an aircraft maintenance environment

- You have computer skills necessary to learn and/or operate word processing, spreadsheet, database, project, e-mail, and web-based applications
- You have interpersonal skills necessary to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, employees, customers, management and contractor
- You have analytical skills necessary to research, review and accommodate scheduling requirements

- You have planning and organizational skills necessary to prioritize and coordinate workload within a multiple project setting with rapidly changing priorities

- You have the ability to work independently, as well as part of a team

- You have the ability to analyze risk and make sound business decisions

- You must have the flexibility for varying work shifts and work hours to support operations

- You have a Bachelors degree in related field - preferred

- You have an A&P Certificate or FCC License - preferred

- You have previous experience in aircraft maintenance planning and scheduling, proposal writing, and/or invoice analysis - preferred

- You have previous experience with SAP and/or Pivotal - preferred

- You have basic knowledge of applicable Federal Aviation Regulations, for example, part 91, 121, 135, and 145 - preferred

- You have basic knowledge of process for producing Airworthiness Directives - preferred

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: Customer Service
Primary Location: US-KS-Wichita

Zip Code: US 67209
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
09.02.2022, 7:51:13 AM

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Nearest Major Market: Wichita

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