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Head of CAMO

JMC are working with a leading low-cost carrier based in Europe, who are currently recruiting for the position of Head of CAMO on a permanent basis to assist with their clear plan to grow and invest in their product.

As the Head of CAMO, you will need to display strong leadership and technical skills as well as having worked in a Senior CAMO management role within an engineering environment for a fleet of 30 aircraft plus.

Within the role of Head of CAMO, you will be responsible for leading and controlling the timely delivery of safe, airworthy aircraft that meet legal and company requirements.

Further duties of the Head of CAMO include:

  • Oversees, Development, customizations, revisions, and corrections of Maintenance Inspection Programs.
  • Managing the aircraft Maintenance Inspection Program.
  • Management and control of major repairs and alterations.
  • Control and monitoring of life limited parts in the aircraft.
  • Control and management of aircraft, engine, and component records.
  • Manage and control the revisions of all the aircraft technical publications through the technical library system.
  • Managing the Aircraft Reliability and Continuous Analysis Programs.
  • Managing the new projects assigned to Engineering.
  • Managing aircraft’s acceptance, delivery and re delivery program.
  • Managing and ensuring effective MRO business process software usage
  • Provide support during lease agreement negotiations.
  • Establish standards, processes, and procedures to be used.
  • Overview the process of designing a workable process standards and best practices for the department. And apply improvement when needed.
  • Will handle specific Technical Services project as assigned by Director.
  • Creation and control of the budget for the Engineering CAMO program and events including equipment, inspections, training (non-recurrent), provisioning, tooling or/and GSE,), post ToT MOD packages.
  • Actively identify Cost Reduction opportunities and support implementation of approved projects.

The successful Head of CAMO will be able to demonstrate the following skills and attributes:

  • 7 – 10 years of experience in aircraft leasing, financing, or maintenance or at least 10 years’ proven track record in project management (technical/financial)
  • Knowledgeable in Aviation Legislation
  • Experience in Continuing Airworthiness of Airbus A320 Family / Boeing 737NG or similar type is advantageous.
  • Batchelor’s Degree Aeronautical Engineering or related field/ master’s degree is preferable.
  • Holding a valid Aircraft Engineer / Airman License is advantageous.
  • PMP Certified (or equivalent)
  • Excellent Project Management Skills
  • Cost Control and Budgeting Skill
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Management Skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and against schedule.

The successful Head of CAMO will receive:

  • Competitive Annual Salary package circa £100,000
  • Relocation Support
  • Benefits package including health care and flight subsidies.

Please note that due to the high level of applicants we will only be contacting shortlisted candidates regarding this role.

For the opportunity JMC Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an employment agency.

Job Reference: 183794


Salary per: Zero

Job Duration: Permanent

Job Start Date: 06/10/2021

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JMC Recruitment Solutions Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales. Registration No. 06583787. Registered company address - Unit 1, First Floor, Exeter International Office Park, Clyst Honiton, Devon, EX5 2HL

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