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Aircraft Maintenance Technician, Lead | Oxford, CT

Clay Lacy Aviation has been providing private jet services around the globe since 1968. Taking pride in the pursuit of perfection is at the center of everything that we do. Our most valuable asset is our experienced team. If you are goal-oriented, dedicated, proactive, and enjoy a customer-centric culture, we would be delighted to get to know you better.

The position is located at our Newly certified FAA repair station at Waterbury-Oxford Airport [KOXC] which supports aircraft owners and flight departments in New York and the northeastern U.S.

Position Summary

The Aircraft Maintenance Lead reports to the Maintenance Supervisor and is responsible for the efficient execution of the work scope and for the maintenance, preventive maintenance, and alterations performed under the authority of the Clay Lacy FAA Certificated Repair Station.

Responsibilities

  • Adheres to and promotes the Clay Lacy Vision, Mission, and Values daily.
  • Effectively works with the maintenance supervisor and quality control to efficiently execute the aircraft work scope and communicates effectively with management as required.
  • Promotes an environment that provides the team with opportunities to succeed.
  • Assists the supervisor with the daily activities to ensure maximum efficiency and takes necessary action to ensure that all work is completed within schedule and estimated labor and material costs.
  • Ensures that qualified personnel are assigned to every task and ensures the use of applicable technical data.
  • Ensures that aircraft maintenance paperwork and forms are completed in accordance with methods of execution outlined in the Clay Lacy Repair Station Manual.
  • Collaborates and cooperates with the assigned QC Inspector to achieve aircraft approval for return to service.
  • Ensures that the crew maintains good housekeeping practices, and takes immediate action to maintain a clean safe environment.
  • Ensures that crew follows adequate safety precautions and procedures, and inspects equipment to ensure it meets company safety and OSHA standards.
  • Supports the Clay Lacy Vision, Mission, and Values statement through the achievement of department goals and objectives and contributes to process improvement and the development of strategies that improve customer service and the maintenance process.
  • Observes and administers company rules and regulations and safety policy and standard operating procedures.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Takes on supervisory roles and responsibilities in the absence of the maintenance supervisor.

Education

A&P Certificate required.

Experience

Minimum of 3-5+ years of experience.

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to prioritize and organize workflow.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to multitask.
  • Known for working well with all levels of managers, staff, and vendors.
  • Able to handle sensitive documents in a very confidential manner.
  • Demonstrated analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Able to take initiative and execute assigned tasks in a timely and flawless manner.
  • Strong teamwork acumen with a profound ability to work under extreme pressure.
  • Strong passion for working in a fast-paced and result-oriented environment.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills.
  • Committed to providing excellent customer service at all times.

Benefits

Clay Lacy Aviation offers an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, matching 401(K), and more to employees in full-time positions.

Equal Opportunity Employer

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the company provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

About Clay Lacy Aviation

Founded in 1968 by legendary aviator and industry pioneer Clay Lacy. Today, Clay Lacy Aviation is considered the world’s most experienced operator of private jets. Prominent individuals and leading corporations trust Clay Lacy for aircraft management, charter, sales, acquisitions, maintenance, avionics, interiors, and FBO services. The company has aircraft operations and regional offices across the U.S., including fixed-base operations and part 145 repair stations at Van Nuys Airport in Los Angeles and Seattle’s Boeing Field. With the most knowledgeable team in the industry, Clay Lacy delivers superior safety, service and value to aircraft owners and jet travelers worldwide. Visit www.claylacy.com