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Duty Maintenance Manager


Reference 9636 Closing date 28/6/2024 Brand British Airways Career area Engineering Contract type Permanent Full Time Location New Orleans Download job description

British Airways is one of the world's leading global premium airlines serving almost 40 million customers a year, travelling to over 180 destinations in more than 70 different countries worldwide.

Currently, British Airways has an exciting opportunity open for a DUTY MAINTENANCE MANAGER. 

This position will be based at NEW ORLEANS, Louis Armstrong International Airport

You will be part of the engineering team in New Orleans Louis Armstrong international airport. You will provide Engineering support to British Airways as well as performing some station administration duties

What you’ll do:


  • To drive cultural and behavioural change aligning to the Corporate values of ‘How we work around here’ with the aim to support the Leading Global Premium Airline vision for BA. 
  • Management of manned and agency stations to defined measures of Quality, Cost, Delivery and Colleagues measures.
  • To deliver cross regional projects to support the objectives and goals of Line Maintenance globally.
  • To build on and strengthen the 3rd party and internal customer partnerships to drive revenue improvement
  • Provides operational support on stations. (May require shift work)
  • Manage agency and 3rd party interfaces.
  • Ensure the BA and Customer line maintenance operation for station/area operate to BA, Customer, EASA, CAA and/or FAA compliance standards.
  • Manage the station or a portion of a station as directed by SMM or AMM to deliver operational, safety, quality and financial targets.
  • Assist in Defining and leading the strategic plan for the region identifying growth and succession planning. 
  • Manage the continuous development and improvement of Line maintenance working practices and facilities to improve productivity and financial performance

What you’ll bring to British Airways:

Demonstrable technical knowledge of aircraft engineering activities and a strong knowledge of Safety Management Systems and industry practices. 

A comprehensive understanding of procedures and technical documentation and a good understanding of Human Factors and environmental legislation.


• A B1 EASA66, FAA A&P & CAA Licenses or local licence

• B1 type approvals required: B777, A350, B787 (Preferred)

• EWS Proficient (Preferred)

• Knowledgeable in HS&E for area of responsibility 

• Knowledgeable in the aviation regulatory

You must have employment authorisation to work in the United States.

We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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