Wizz Air is the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, it operates a fleet of 105 Airbus A320 and Airbus A321 aircraft, and offers more than 600 routes from 26 bases, connecting 144 destinations across 44 countries. At Wizz Air, a team of over 4,000 aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low ticket prices making Wizz Air the preferred choice of more than 33 million passengers in the past 12 months. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker WIZZ and is included in the FTSE 250 and FTSE All-Share Indices. Wizz Air is registered under the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Operational Safety Audit (IOSA), the global benchmark in airline safety recognition. The company recently received the highest 7-star safety rating by airlineratings.com, a world’s only safety and product rating agency, as well as was named 2017 - European Airline of the Year by Aviation 100, a renown annual publication that recognizes the year’s most outstanding performers in the aerospace industry.

Powerplant and APU Manager

(Budapest)

    This position is responsible for the oversight and entire planning of Engine and APU support in any kind of aspect (spares, shop visits, budgeting and operational availability).

Responsibilities:

  • Follow up of powerplant / APU maintenance requirements (AD, SB, LLPs, etc.) and configuration control;
  • Powerplant / APU Maintenance Plan development, revision and follow up;
  • Preparation, coordination and negotiation of powerplant and APU shop visit workscopes and shop visit management;
  • Powerplant and APU shop visit planning and coordination with maintenance planning;
  • Spare engine management;
  • Participation in powerplant and APU related tenders and negotiations;
  • PW1100G engine into service process management;
  • Co-operation with OEM and supplier;
  • Co-operation with TM, MCC, STP, LTP, Technical Supply and other departments (Fleet development, Finance, Legal etc.)
  • Lease contracts, maintenance reserve and warranty claims management and administration;
  • Financial forecasting and analysis;
  • On time publication of all relevant information for OEM, shops, lessors and other third parties;
  • Powerplant and APU Reliability program development, monitoring, revision and data collection;
  • Powerplant condition monitoring, analysis and reporting;
  • Support at on-wing engine troubleshooting and engine replacement;
  • Proper technical record keeping and administration (AD / SB statuses);
  • Oversight of powerplant and APU repairs during shop visit;
  • Integrity of the reported data in-house and to third parties;
  • Correction of discrepancies revealed by quality audits;
  • Other tasks stipulated by Superior Manager;
  • Follow applicable requirements of Safety Management System i.a.w. Section 4 of OMM;

Requirements:

  • Finalized university degree;
  • Fluent English knowledge;
  • Fuel Tank Safety training level 2;
  • EWIS training;
  • Human Factors training;
  • Three years of experience in continuing airworthiness or Part 145 maintenance organization;
  • V2500 Type training (Level III);
  • Thorough knowledge of Part M, Part 145 and relevant parts of Part 21 regulation;
  • Knowledge of maintenance methods;
  • Thorough knowledge of the CAME;
  • Good knowledge of relevant parts of OM, operational requirements and procedures;
  • Good knowledge of AMOS and MS Office tool;
  • PW1100G-JM Type training (Level III) is a plus;

Sector(s):

  • Engineer
  • Special Engineering Areas
  • Full time

Experience required:

  • 5-10 years professional experience

Required language level:

  • English - intermediate / communication

Job location:

Budapest

If you would like to join the dynamic team of Wizz Air,

please apply here, and attach your CV in English and the copy of your highest finalized degree.