Sup, Maintenance - BWI

Spirit Airlines Fork, MD 2019-07-10


Lead, provide guidance and resources to Lead Mechanics to ensure maintenance is performed in a safe, efficiently and timely. The position is dynamic requiring an experienced and innovative Supervisor with a passion for producing high quality commercial aircraft maintenance.


  • Plans and directs maintenance operations needed to produce a cost effective, reliable maintenance operation.
  • Coordinates budget development and expenditures
  • Coordinates MX activities with Maintenance Control, Planning and personnel.
  • Completes required management reports.
  • Trains, mentors and disciplines subordinates per company policy, and ensures maintenance meets FAA and company standards.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or as may be necessary.
  • Must be able to quickly analyse and improve line maintenance work flow.
  • Must be able to effectively present ideas to the Manager - Aircraft Maintenance
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with subordinates, peers and vendors.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to use and adapt to standard MS computer software and various.
  • May perform other responsibilities as assigned. Responsibilities and duties may change when circumstances dictate. (e.g. emergencies change in workload, rush jobs or technical developments.)


  • A&P License required. FCC desirable.
  • Valid state driver’s license and Passport.
  • MUST be willing to travel for AOG A/C.
  • 5-10 years commercial aircraft maintenance experience
  • 2 or more year’s supervisory experience at a regional or above airline
  • Experienced and current on FAA certification of parts and material
  • 2-3 years of hands on leadership with the A320 Family of aircraft preferred
  • Airbus Aircraft (A319, A320, A321) preferred.
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Word, Excel or similar programs.
  • Ability to work multiple tasks while under pressure.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Maintenance Manual, Illustrated Parts Catalogue, Structural Repair and Wiring Diagrams System Schematics, and use ATA codes.
  • Must have proven record of experience supervising multiple gate operations, coordinating maintenance activities with maintenance control and down line stations, and develop subordinate technical skills
  • Work flexible hours, shifts and days off.
  • Please be advised that you will be asked to complete a required assessment to be considered for this position. This assessment will be emailed to you after you apply. Please be sure to check your Spam folder and/or junk mail if you did not receive it.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits to our team members including medical, dental, STD, LTD, life insurance, 401(k), paid time off, travel benefits and much more. We strive to maintain a professional, yet friendly environment and promote professional and career development for our team members.

EEOC Statement

Spirit Airlines is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We are committed to complying with all federal, state, and local laws providing equal employment opportunities, and all other applicable employment laws and regulations. It is our intent to maintain a workplace free from harassment, discrimination, and retaliation because of age, sex (including pregnancy), race, national origin, disability, color, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.
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