Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Ability to organize and plan work adhering to deadlines; excellent communication skills including ability to read, write, and understand the English language and to follow and administer verbal and written instruction; excellent leadership, two-way communication, judgement, creativity, negotiation and conflict resolution skills; ability to interpret and apply technical data such as maintenance scheduling documents MSG-2, MSG-3, Aging Aircraft, etc.; ability to adjust to rapidly changing circumstances and priorities; ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations; basic knowledge of human behavior and management techniques. Basic computer skills in general office programs (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Education/Training: High School diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor's Degree in aviation management or related discipline or equivalent combination of education, training or experience required. Training certificates for General Familiarization and/or Systems Training in much of the transport category aircraft maintained by the repair station such as Boeing 717, 727, 737, 747, 757, 767, 777; Airbus A320 series, A330; McDonnell Douglas DC-9, DC-10, MD11, MD80/90.
Experience: Minimum of five years' experience in transport category aircraft inspection management preferred
Certificates/Licenses: FAA A&P Certificate required. Valid Arizona driver's license required.
Other: May be required to work at both Marana, AZ and Tucson, AZ locations as business needs dictate.
Ascent Aviation Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, and gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.