Aircraft Maintenance Manager

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POST DATE 8/31/2016
END DATE 12/8/2016

PACCAR Seattle, WA

Seattle, WA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)


PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.
Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!

The Aircraft Maintenance Manager s position is an integral component of PACCAR s Corporate aviation department which consists of three jets based in Seattle, WA and Denton, TX., servicing locations primarily located throughout the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. The department employs over a dozen people including pilots, mechanics, and a scheduler.

The Aircraft Maintenance Manager is responsible for the planning and control of all Company aircraft maintenance and is the liaison to Approved Maintenance Organizations performing approved maintenance on PACCAR aircraft. The Manager also responsible for ensuring that aircraft under his control are maintained in accordance with FAA part 91 requirements and that maintenance related safety goals are met. The duties responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to the following;

Ensure the quality of aircraft, engine and avionics maintenance and repair

Remove from service any aircraft that is unsafe or not in compliance with the regulatory requirements of the FAA or the Company s Aviation Department s Operations Manual

Maintain a program of aircraft mechanic proficiency training, reviews and upgrades in accordance with FAA and company requirements

Ensure that department personnel are thoroughly familiar with company policies, appropriate FARs, pertinent manuals, practices and publications

Maintain minimum equipment list (MEL) maintenance procedures

Ensure technical and regulatory publications necessary to perform maintenance on Company aircraft are available and that those publications are up do date and available to maintenance personnel and contractors

Act as liaison to FAA and other National Civil Aviation authorities regarding maintenance issues in all countries in which PACCAR aircraft might operate

Ensure that maintenance personnel perform their duties in the safest manner possible

Ensure compliance with Manufacturer Service Instructions, Service Bulletins and FAA Airworthiness Directives

Schedule maintenance personnel to dispatch and retrieve Company and itinerant aircraft

Manage Company FlightDocs aircraft maintenance tracking program

Oversee the completion of Work Orders and aircraft Log Book entries

Oversee Hazardous Material handling, knowledge and training

Ensure that maintenance personnel are available at all times through PACCAR cell phones and email when Company aircraft are operational

Schedule and participate in SeaTac hangar inspection and maintenance duties

Assist with development of new maintenance department policies

Assist with preparation of short and long-range planning and the annual operating budget

Supervise maintenance department employees to include interviewing and hiring, managing performance, conducting performance appraisals, ensuring staff have the proper and required training, and ensuring regulatory requirements are adhered to during the hiring process and throughout employment with PACCAR.

Maintain spares and ground ...

Additional Benefits

PACCAR offers an excellent benefits package.


PACCAR is one of the world's largest designers and manufacturers of big rig diesel trucks. The company also manufactures and distributes aftermarket truck parts for these brands. PACCAR's other products include Braden, Carco, and Gearmatic industrial winches.

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