Director of Maintenance - Piston / Jet
|Title||Director of Maintenance - Piston / Jet|
|Categories||APS Arizona (Headquarters), Mechanics|
|Salary||Starts at $60,000 - $80,000 (Based on Qualifications and Experience)|
|Location||Phoenix, Arizona USA|
At APS, we help pilots bring everyone home safely. We don’t just say that; it is our primary focus every day. We are an ambitious team on a mission to change flight training for the better, worldwide. To be upfront, APS is not for everyone. We hold ourselves to a higher standard than most. We strive for excellence, believing in people and their ability to constantly improve and realize potential. To thrive here you’ll need passion, hustle, humility, and comfort with the ongoing evolution of a fast-growing company. There will be hard work and incredible challenges, but we’ll face them together with optimism. While we ask a lot of you, you will receive a lot in return: a rewarding career, unrivaled personal growth opportunities, and the deep satisfaction that your efforts help save lives.
The Director of Maintenance (DOM) position is primarily dedicated to safely and effectively managing the maintenance team, and our fleet of airplanes, at APS headquarters in Arizona. The DOM is a critical position responsible for ensuring airworthiness to support our busy schedule while maintaining strict compliance with FAA regulations and best practices. In addition to being a key member of the APS leadership team, the DOM must embrace diligence, commitment, accountability and a positive, constructive approach to project management, open communication, inventory, expense control, inspection timeliness, and ongoing professional development.
Applicants must have an A&P license with Inspection Authorization (IA) preferably with over 5 years GA aircraft maintenance experience in a repair station environment as well as experience in working on piston engine aircraft (Lycoming Engines preferred) and turbofan engines (P&W JT15D preferred). Candidate must have experience leading a team of at least 5 technicians for 3 years or more.
Director of Maintenance for a fleet Extra 300L aerobatic aircraft and SIAI Marchetti S.211 jet training aircraft supporting the world’s foremost provider of Upset Prevention and Recovery Training for professional pilots. A high-level overview of duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
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