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Manager, Engineering

Company: StandardAero
Location: San Antonio
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Responsible for the leadership and oversight of an engineering group charged with support of a defined area of the San Antonio Operation. Direct reports will typically include 5 to 12 engineers/specialists. This position will be responsible for the maintenance of engineering related metrics; communicating status and priority; escalation and resolution of problems; and development of direct reports. The successful candidate will participate in developing and implementing policies and procedures at the site and advising on key strategic decisions.

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Meets on a recurring basis with their responsible team to assign tasks, set priorities, share information, and resolve constraints.
  • Responsible for communicating the status of their team to operations and other functions as required, and identifying operational constraints to target for correction.
  • Generates metrics over Key Performance Indicators, and developing corrective actions when metrics don't meet site need.
  • Participate in site functional meeting to develop action plans to set engineering policy and identify improvement targets.
  • Manages engineering projects, ensures that projects are appropriately resources based on their priority. Escalates as required to support constraints as early as they are known.
  • Monitors the progress of on-going projects, makes recommendations for improving the process to meet the needs of the end-users, performs job cost reporting, budget analysis and reporting of overall project control.
  • Generates ideas for engineering initiatives to reduce cost, improve TAT, and improve quality/flight safety.
  • Monitors the engineering budget for their group, and generates AOP submittals as required by finance.
  • Spends a portion of their time performing the duties of an engineer within the group.
  • Determines if assistance is required from outside contractors, initiates arrangements, provides technical data and assists contractors with related support services.
  • Exercises authority in hiring, training, career development, performance appraisal, salary adjustments, promotion, discipline, health, safety and the general employee relations of direct reports.
  • Carries out special projects as assigned. Technical Requirements:
  • Strong planning, organizational, analytical, leadership, interpersonal, decision making, oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint).
  • Working knowledge of production management computer systems.
  • Thorough knowledge of company instruction, company process and quality manuals.
  • University degree in an engineering discipline; or equivalent.
  • Extensive experience in an engineering discipline, including supervisory experience.
  • Must be authorized to work in the US.


Keywords: StandardAero, San Antonio , Manager, Engineering, Other , San Antonio, Texas

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