Senior Project Manager Airframe Repair Engineering - position filled

As a leading worldwide manufacturer in the field of aerospace, defense and security, our group has more than 70,000 employees and sales of 17 billion euros. We are ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters, also feature at the top of the "Happy at Work" rankings compiled by, and among the LinkedIn Top Attractors in France. Driven by our values of customer focus, teamwork, commitment, personnel development and recognition, economic performance and innovation, we have set for ourselves ambitious goals : achieving the highest quality repair standard in our services. We are therefore looking for a talented (full-time, permanent position) :

Senior Project Manager
Airframe Repair Engineering
EASA Part 145

Based in Normandy (200 kms/125 miles west of Paris), France

Responsibilities : reporting to our Customer Services Engineering Director, you will be driving a small team focusing on repair solutions on composite as well as on metal-based aerostructures. As a senior project manager you will enhance and simplify our repair technical reference manual whilst challenging prevailing repair standards, roll out our own standards across our worldwide clients (aircraft makers, airlines, MROs and own network of repair stations), ensuring they are up to the desired technical proficiency. You will have a close cooperation 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 airframe design organisations. You will be regularly travelling across France and occasionally abroad (USA, Middle East).

Requirements : a graduate in mechanical or aeronautical engineering with a focus on airframes and/or composite materials, you have at least 15 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. Once able to perform structural calculations, supervise the development of repair techniques, handle repair approval processes on primary as well as on secondary-type parts, you may have shifted in your career from operations to support. 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 : strong leadership and interpersonal skills, open minded, reliable, result and team spirit-oriented, self sufficient, persistent and overall a solution provider.

Benefits : we offer you the opportunity to relocate to Normandy, France, a key position within a challenging, ambitious and growing business environment. When you join us, you won't just enjoy the perks of a competitive salary, internal promotions and exciting career prospects thanks to ongoing training and development. You'll also get to enjoy a solid work/life balance thanks to 25 days of holiday and 21/25 statutory days, a total of 46/50 days off per year. Your future means a lot to us too, so we'll take care of your well-being with a comprehensive health insurance plan and you will be also set up with a defined contribution pension scheme. We know that it's the small details that add up to make the biggest difference. So join us now !