SkyWest Airlines

  • Supervisor Mechanic Maintenance

    Job Locations US-CA-SAN LUIS OBISPO
    Posted Date 1 week ago(10/8/2019 6:09 PM)
    Requisition ID
    A&P Mechanic
    Minimum Hiring Range
    Base with Supervisor override
    Close Date
  • About SkyWest

    SkyWest Airlines is the largest regional airline in the United States and we operate in partnership with Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. At SkyWest, we strive to be the Employer, Partner and Investment of Choice. Our team of highly motivated mechanics are passionate about aviation maintenance and take pride in being an essential part of this dynamic and growing organization. While we are known for our exceptional leadership team, and proven operational and economic performance, the true essence of our success is our people. SkyWest employees enjoy a distinctive culture of teamwork, respect, and professionalism, along with world-class benefits like 401(k) match, operational and financial performance rewards, health care, retirement, and travel benefits that allow you to see the world. SkyWest mechanics also enjoy exceptional quality of life working in one of more than a dozen maintenance bases across the country with shift trade flexibility, tool allowance, and up to $2,500 in moving expense reimbursement plus mileage.

    Primary Job Duties

    As a SkyWest Supervisor, you will be given the opportunity to lead by example, set a positive work atmosphere for your department, and promote our guiding principles.


    This is a Night-Shift Supervisor position:  9 pm - 7 am.

    • Responsible for the coordination of all necessary maintenance, repairs and inspections
    • Be familiar with and understand the GMM and Federal Regulations
    • Ascertain that all aircraft and work records are complete
    • Assign jobs as necessary to complete all assignments during work shifts
    • Direct and oversee the shift in an efficient and productive manner
    • Accomplish as much work as possible with the man hours and materials available
    • Supervise, control, train, evaluate and discipline employees under his/her supervision
    • Provide technical assistance as well as interpretations of policies and procedures
    • Responsible for all aircraft maintenance records (entries of all maintenance performed)
    • Verify condition of repairable parts removed from aircraft during maintenance
    • Responsible for maintaining morale, discipline and work efficiency of the maintenance crew
    • Responsible for understanding the MEL and MEL procedures
    • Responsible for coordinating with Maintenance Control, the availability of aircraft for Flight Operations and Maintenance departments
    • Ensure that Maintenance Control receives updated, timely reports on the condition / status of aircraft that are undergoing maintenance

    Minimum Requirements

    • Highly motivated
    • Self starter
    • Must hold valid A&P License
    • Must have an Airworthiness Release Authorization
    • Prior supervisory experience preferred
    • Level III Mechanic preferred
    • Travel outside the station for training, in addition to the completion of new hire onboarding

    Physical and Other Requirements

    • Able to comfortably lift 60 lbs. routinely with or without a reasonable accommodation

    Please complete the on-line application. Qualified applicants will be contacted.


    This job posting may have an additional video interview requirement. Please monitor your email and junk folder for additional instructions.


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