Maintenance Planner

  • Location

    Prestwick, South Ayrshire

  • Sector:

    Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO)

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  • Salary:

    £ Rate Neg

  • Contact:

    Gemma Dunthorne

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Morson International are currently recruiting for a Planning Engineer (either subcon or perm) who will be responsible for the planning of all aircraft maintenance activity at our clients Prestwick facility and the support of any away from base activity being completed under our clients (CAM) approval. Developing procedures for the Planning Department ensuring that all regulatory requirements are fully met and, internal and external customers' expectations are exceeded.

Principle Accountabilities and Outputs

1. Develop and implement policies and procedures for the planning department
(including work pack production and control, pre input planning, managing
customer work-packs, production and control of short term and long term
maintenance plan, production and control of task cards, work-pack archiving)
2. Maintain accuracy of the MRO system with regards to all planning Dept.
3. Produce and update short and long term maintenance plans for the Prestwick
4. Produce and control work-packs for Prestwick maintenance inputs and away from
base CAM activities
5. Maintain and update a database of historic maintenance inputs with regards to
scheduled and unscheduled man-hours, materials and tooling requirements
6. Support the Commercial Department with the production of quotes for new
customer maintenance inputs at the Prestwick facility and away from base CAM

7. Manage and control the pre input planning process ensuring any actions from the meeting are clearly minuted and allocated to owners
8. Support the Aircraft Check Manager during maintenance inputs to ensure the
service provided to the customer exceeds their expectation
9. Support the Materials Dept. with the provision of material and tooling preload
requirements for maintenance inputs
10. Maintain awareness and knowledge of regulatory requirements in relation to the
management and control of planning activities and maintenance records
11. Ad hoc project work as requested within the scope of the role

Person Specification:

Qualifications and Experience required:

Full understanding of regulatory requirements in relation to EASA Part 145 and Part M

Experience of setting, developing and maintaining Planning Dept. procedures

Previously held a role as a Planning Engineer in an airline or MRO

Experience with working with Cafam or other MRO software systems