Maintenance Manager (m/f/d)

Full-time position – Starting date: asap – Location: Weiterstadt/Germany
Do you want to shape the future of aviation? Do you share our vision of saving and improving lives through technology with a purpose? Then join our ambitious team of young talents and experienced professionals!

We at Wingcopter design innovative, high-performance drones that are operated all over the world in commercial and humanitarian operations. Our drone technology saves and improves lives every day.

Currently, we are looking for a Maintenance Manager to support the Flight Operations Department with the implementation of new EU / EASA regulations on unmanned aircraft systems.

 What You’ll Do

  • Taking responsibility for safe global flight operations
  • Defining maintenance standards and continuing the service levels according EU acts 2019/945 and 2019/947 for company’s flight operation but also customers
  • Actively shaping the AMM
  • Training and standardisation of maintenance personaland procedures
  • Taking responsibility for the operated UAS, used equipment and ground operation
  • Supporting the Flight Operation Manager in our worldwide activities including SORA (Specific Operational Risk Assessments)
  • Support with regards to Quality Management

What You’ll Need:

  • Master’s degree in aviation, engineering or equivalent (alternatively worked as Maintenance Certifying Staff based on Part-66 or equivalent license)
  • At least 5 years of professional experience in manned / unmanned aviation
  • Knowledge of EASA Part 145 and Part 66 (or equivalent)
  • At least basic experience with unmanned vehicles
  • Knowledge of EASA Part-147 would be beneficial
  • Fluent English skills and advanced MS-Office skills

What you’ll bring as a perfect candidate:

  • You are a team player.
  • You have a can-do mentality.
  • You believe that technology can have a positive impact on society and our future.

What We’ll Offer:

  • A highly motivated team
  • The exciting life of a fast-growing tech startup
  • The opportunity to develop and implement your own ideas
  • The active promotion of your personal and professional development
  • The chance to have a positive impact through your work