Director of Maintenance

Employer
Leidos
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Description:
Leidos has a career opportunity for a Director of Maintenance located in Alexandria/Manassas, VA.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The job of the Director of Maintenance is to be responsible for overseeing all program aircraft maintenance through established DCMA 8210.1C, IS-BAO, FAR PART 91/145 and industry standard compliant policy and procedures. Located CONUS / Multiple Locations / Possible Deployment if Needed.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Establish comprehensive aircraft maintenance procedures covering DCMA 8210.1C, IS-BAO and FAR PART 91/145.

-Develop and maintain an accurate and timely aircraft maintenance reporting system.

-Oversee the recruitment, selection, discipline and training of personnel

-Maintains appropriate liaison with suppliers/vendors, local state and federal oversight agencies and purchases of services

-Develops and implements both internal and sub-contractor training programs to communicate current information and procedures to employees and evaluates training programs to determine their effectiveness.

-Maintains appropriate liaison with suppliers/vendors, local state and federal oversight agencies and purchases of services

-Provides guidance to subordinate employees and peers when appropriate, collaborating and cooperating with other members of the management team

-Support the performance appraisal systems for maintenance employees by completing timely and accurate evaluations.


Qualifications:
BASIC REQUIREMENTS:

-Bachelors Degree (BS or BA) from an accredited four year college or university in Aviation Maintenance and 8+ years experience. Additional years of experience may be used in lieu of a degree.

-Understand and use the English language both oral and written to communicate information or ideas to another person or persons

-Read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulation

-Write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals

-Effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public.

-Respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers

-Obtain a passport, visa, and Department of Defense security clearance

-Must have a Secret security clearance with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.

-Create, enter, retrieve and print from software packages such as; Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access and Project

-Interpret drawings, specifications and schematics of aircraft instrument/electronic components

-Recognize from schematics and drawings not only how one assembly functions but also how various assemblies interact with each other.

Knowledge of the following is required:

-Generally accepted accounting principles sufficient to perform the job, duties, and tasks associated with the position

-Databases sufficient to perform the job, duties, and tasks associated with the position

-Aircraft sheet metal repair

-Component repair

-Instrument, electronic and electrical test equipment

-Military or commercial aviation maintenance

-U.S. Government regulations for federal contractors and FAA Maintenance programs

-Aircraft maintenance terminology

Certification / Experience:

-A & P license is required.

-Involvement in US Military Programs and or Operations

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Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the worlds toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The companys 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit . The companys diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.