Engineering Manager Composite/Aluminium Airframe Repair - position filled

As a major player within the aircraft equipment industry, we have become the European leader in our field, serving over 120 airline customers in the world, Our products suit all market segments, from business jets to long range commercial aircrafts. Driven by our values of customer focus, teamwork, commitment, personnel development and recognition, economic performance and innovation, we have set ourselves ambitious goals, that is achieving the highest quality standard in our MRO services. We are therefore looking for a talented (full-time, permanent position)

Engineering Manager
Expert on Composite/Aluminium Airframe Repair
EASA Part 145

Based in Paris, France

Reporting to our Customer Support Engineering department you will be supervising a small team in charge of developing repair solutions on composite as well as on metal-based aerostructures. Main responsibilities of this role include : enhancing and simplifying our repair technical reference manual, rolling out our own repair standards across our worldwide network of technical representatives and repair stations, ensuring they are up to the desired technical proficiency, challenging prevailing repair standards, working closely with our Technical dpt on airworthiness issues. You will also be on the frontline when it comes to take on maintenance contracts on behalf of major airframes design organisations. You will be regularly travelling across the country and occasionally abroad.

A graduate in mechanical or aeronautical engineering, with a focus on airframes and/or composite materials, you have ideally at least 10 years' experience within the Aircraft Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul sector, at a senior expert or management level. You are able to handle all kinds of airframe maintenance situations, whether airframes need be re-designed, modified or repaired. You are able to perform structural calculations, supervise the design of repair techniques and/or repair approval process on primary as well as on secondary-type parts. You are fully familiar with EASA 145 et 21 requirements, related means of compliance, airframe repair justification and design certification. As a person, you may have some of the following caracteristics : open minded, reliable, result and team spirit-oriented, self sufficient, persistent, solution provider, whilst showing leadership and strong interpersonal skills.

We offer you the opportunity to relocate to Paris, France and take a key position within a stable nevertheless ambitious and growing business environment, with ongoing training, exciting career prospects at European level, together with an attractive salary and relocation package.