Quality Manager Part-145

For our Quality Department based in Leipzig, Germany, we are looking for a full time

Quality Manager Part-145

Key Responsibilites

  • Responsibility as head of the quality system of the company against LBA, EASA, FAA and other national aviation authorities,
  • Responsibility for the preparation, revision and maintenance of the manual (MOE according regulation (EC) 1321/2014, Part 145),
  • Development of quality procedures, monitoring of process descriptions.
  • Optimization of company internal processes.
  • QM supports and follows the AMTES safety and quality principle as described in MOE, Chapter 1.2
  • Editorial editing of revisions of the MOE and other internal technical documentation, relevant to NAA,
  • Notification of events/Occurrences and non-exhaustive conditions (un-airworthiness conditions) during maintenance to the NAA (LBA), EASA or FAA,
  • Management, administration and storage of the technical personnel records of the maintenance staff defined in the MOE,
  • Granting of Certification Authorizations pursuant to Part-145 and monitoring the qualifications of persons authorized to release (Certifying Staff),
  • Ensure the Quality Assurance Program for all operating units, aircraft, technical departments and facilities, taking into account the monitoring of regulatory requirements and national rules (LBA, FAA, BCAA),
  • Issuing and monitoring the fulfilment of the annual internal audit plan, Part-145,
  • Planning, implementation and monitoring of quality audits in AMTES MRO.
  • Managing the quality of the work performed by the personnel, analyzing the identified failures and malfunctions, developing permanent corrective action plans, to prevent failures and malfunctions.
  • QM has to guarantee:
    – to monitor the deviations determined during an audit, the necessary corrective measures are defined with the respective department manager,
    – that the specified corrective measures are initiated and effective within the specified period,
    – to pass on remedial action procedures arising from the audits to the Accountable Manager and Director Maintenance for implementation,
    – that qualified staff is sufficiently available to meet all the necessary service obligations in its department,
    – that the notification of a change regarding the approval as a maintenance operation to the NAA (LBA), in cooperation with the Accountable Manager.
  • QM is responsible for Suppliers and Subcontractor evaluation and approval.

Your Profile:

  • Several years of experience in technical and / or operational area / in a comparable position in a maintenance organization or for air operators, or experience in maintenance of aircraft, engines or equipment.
  • Higher professional education (in management / personnel management), proven knowledge of internal and organizational workflows in-depth knowledge and experience to ensure compliance with the local regulations (EASA, preferred as well LBA), mainly concerning regulation (EC) 1321/2014. QM has to have a sound knowledge in auditing and quality assurance as well as PART-145, Part 66 and PART 147.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and proven experience in quality management and quality assurance in aviation.
  • Proof of knowledge of AC accepted by the competent authority,
  • Qualifications and experience as an Internal Aviation Auditor (or equivalent).
  • Skills and experience in planning, preparation, implementation and evaluation of educational and training measures.
  • Knowledge of the general technical regulations and statutory ordinances.
  • Knowledge of dealing with quality assurance procedures.
  • Good knowledge of the English language in speech and writing

We offer:

  • Unlimited job contract
  • Good development opportunities
  • Interesting and wide range of tasks
  • Competitive salary
  • Professional working atmosphere in an international team

We are looking for a highly motivated, pro-active and flexible person that is able to work well under pressure, independently as well as a team member.