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CV. Aircraft Maintenance Engineer targeting Canada

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 11642

List top 5 skills: chelton efis modification
Short Bio:

An established, successful and extremely hard working Engineering Manager with more than 28 years’ progressive experience within the Aviation industry, the last 15 years with the same company (under different names). Has a proven track record within integrating new avionics into existing aircraft systems and making them work as well as modifying a variety of avionics systems.

Current location: 

Gauteng, South Africa - View on map

Nationality: 

South African

Spoken languages: 

english

Locations I am interested in working:

Anywhere



 

 

Career

2010 – To Date
ENGINEERING MANAGER
Safair
• Fully accountable for the effective management of Engineering and Continued airworthiness, undertaking a multi faceted role on a daily basis
• Providing valuable feedback on any problems to contract aircraft around the world and playing a key role in rectifying the same
• Personally responsible for writing Aircraft Maintenance Schedules and regularly updating manuals with OEM/ Regulatory changes
• Supervising members of staff within the engineering section, supporting and guiding the same when required and ensuring that all work is completed to a high quality standard
• Additionally responsible for resolution management, dealing with any queries that technicians can’t resolve as well as those presented by external and third party suppliers

2009 – 2010
AVIONICS MANAGER
Jetworx
• Personally responsible for the management of Avionic Heavy Maintenance, including carrying out heavy maintenance checks work flow, focusing on efficiency at all times
• Providing valuable advice and guidance to other members of staff within other avionic areas (line maintenance) as well as ensuring that all tasks are completed within set timeframes
• Utilising a combination of in-depth knowledge and experience to deal with queries, ensuring the same are resolved in a timely and satisfactory manner

2008 – 2009
AVIONICS MANAGER
Saftech Pty Ltd
• Managing all areas of avionics, incorporating engineering, heavy maintenance, outstations and line

2005 – 2007
AVIONIC ENGINEERING MANAGER
Safair Pty Ltd
• Effectively managing avionic engineering, to include, but not limited to modifications

2005
AVIONIC SPECIALIST
Safair Pty Ltd.
• Undertaking the timely and accurate bench repair of both radios and radars
• Providing valuable assistance with fault finding in avionic systems (heavy maintenance)

1999 – 2005
RADIO/REPAIR BENCH TECHNICIAN
Safair Pty Ltd
• Main duties as above

1996 – 1999
AVIONICS SUPERVISOR (Maintenance Division)
AMTEC (SunAir)
• Fully accountable for supervising the workshop, delegating workloads and ensuring that all tasks and duties are completed on time and to a high quality standard
• Ensuring the provision of an exceptional customer service at all times, liaising with the same through the utilisation of excellent communicative skill
• Carrying out defect investigations, modifications and applications in addition to repairing radios and radars, calibration of equipment and running of the installation shop and related-interfacing

1994 – 1996
RADIO/RADAR WORKSHOP SUPERVISOR
National Avionics
• Main duties as above

1988 – 1994
RADIO BENCH TECHNICIAN
National Avionics
• Personally responsible for carrying out bench repair to radio’s and radars to component level as well as installing and interfacing the same
• Playing an instrumental role as an Inspector, responsible for inspecting repairs and signing off work when working closely and collaboratively with the Chief Inspector

1985 – 1988
RADIO BENCH APPRENTICE
National Avionics
• Main duties as above

1984 – 1985
TRAINEE CUSTOMER ENGINEER
IBM
• Undertaking effective computer maintenance and dealing with related accessories

Education/Qualifications

HND Business Management 2005
National Diploma Electrical Engineering Light Current 1987
O & M Level 1983