Spirit AeroSystems Repair Station Planner in Wichita, Kansas
Spirit AeroSystems designs and builds aerostructures for both commercial and defense customers. With headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, Spirit operates sites in the U.S., U.K., France and Malaysia. The company's core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components for the world's premier aircraft. Spirit AeroSystems focuses on affordable, innovative composite and aluminum manufacturing solutions to support customers around the globe.
The Repair Station Planner is overall responsible for ensuring quality repair resolutions and work instructions are developed for operations. The planner request parts to be ordered and coordinates with multiples areas to ensure workflow is not disrupted.
Coordinates with the FAA – Appointed Designated Engineering Representative (DER’S) for repairs outside of the manual repairs
Coordinates with inspection, technicians, and management for repairs as well as to address any special customer and regulatory requirements
Being familiar with the FAA regulations and repair station operational criteria
Review of documented defects to determine appropriate repair resolutions found within the AMM, CMM, SRM, SOPM or other data acceptable to or approved by the FAA
Properly records repair resolution instructions within the repair stations work order system
Reviews and plans customer work packages using approved technical data
Evaluates customer requirements and develops work instructions
Assuring that all work packages include the customer defined work scope
Request parts to be ordered through the repair stations work order system
Familiar with all tools and equipment used throughout the repair process
Stay current on all company, customer, and regulatory training and certifications
Performs other duties and responsibilities as directed or required
Must have 5 years’ experience in a FAA Part 145 Repair Station
Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not necessary
Must have working Knowledge of FAA 14 CFR Parts 21, 39, 43, 65, 91, 121, 135, and 145
Ability to review documents (e.g. purchase documents, customer requirement documents, technical data)
FAA Airframe & Powerplant Certificate preferred
Able to read, write, and speak English
Must have strong organizational, and communication skills
Experience in Microsoft Office Suite
Spirit AeroSystems is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.