Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering (HAECO)

Head of Section (Hangar Support)

Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering (HAECO)
Full Time
Lead (more than 10 years)
English, Mandarin (Putonghua)

Job Description

Head of Section (Hangar Support)

Scope of Duties:

  • ŸTo manage and develop the department and its staff to meet the company and customers’ needs and expectation;
  • ŸReport to senior of daily maintenance operation and special activities. Notify him/her about any foresee maintenance difficulty;
  • ŸAssist senior to any assigned projects for preparation, analysis and written report.
  • ŸOversee subordinate to liaise with aircraft manufacturers, vendors and customers to resolve technical issues. Identify and provide solution to technical and non-technical problems during aircraft hangar input, and prepare rectification proposal to customer, OEM and vendor;
  • ŸProvide evaluation and design of aircraft structural/interior damage repair during aircraft maintenance input ;
  • ŸReview Technical Data such as AD, SB and SL, and make recommendation to operator;
  • ŸParticipate and oversee subordinate to inter-departments/customers communication to provide a smooth and on time  aircraft maintenance schedule is maintained;
  • ŸPropose the modification/change on aircraft in the structure/interior disciplines and can complies with all relevant airworthiness and technical requirements;
  • ŸMonitoring aircrafts maintenance schedule and provide on time repair/solution to production/customers;
  • ŸParticipate in cross-functional projects with departments/customers and prepare technical analysis/reports for presentation;
  • ŸParticipate and oversee subordinate to aircraft acceptance and lease-return data review and preparation;
  • ŸAssisting production departments whenever required to or participate in a project and prepare technical reports to all aspects of maintenance related issues;
  • ŸLiaison with customer, Regulatory Authorities and Quality Assurance Department as and when necessary in connection with maintenance approval matters;
  • ŸReview of trade technical journals, airworthiness related data and regulations and to advise production departments on matters contained in such information which may have impact on current or future work;
  • ŸAble to work overtime independently or with colleague(s) for a period of time to accomplish a task. 


  • ŸA tertiary education from a recognized university with major in mechanical, aeronautical or other relevant engineering disciplines;
  • ŸMinimum 10 years’ relevant experience in aircraft maintenance major in structure/interior engineering. Experience in airline engineering or fleet technical management is an advantage;
  • ŸA comprehensive knowledge of Boeing and Airbus aircraft structure/drawing/material. Good understanding to SRM/IPC/CMM/AMM  and relevant maintenance manuals is essential;
  • ŸExperience to lead a team of engineers to design and carry out primary structural repair is an advantage.
  • ŸFamiliarise the operation of HAECO e-TAR and systems is essential;
  • Familiarise HAECO documentation system such as EPM, GTI and ECHO system etc;
  • ŸKnowledge to the certification process of aircraft  repair / modification.
  • ŸKnowledge in common computer softwares and programming concept. Familiar with technical drawing and AutoCAD is an advantage;
  • ŸStrong interpersonal skills and good team player. Ability/endurance to work under pressure with good decision making;
  • ŸGood relationship with internal customers and HAECO Base maintenance customers;
  • ŸExcellent command of both spoken and written English. Can speak fluent Mandarin is an advantage

Candidates not contacted 4-6 weeks after submission of applications and/or interviews may consider their application unsuccessful.

Technical Skills

  • AutoCAD
  • Futures
  • Manufacturing
  • Quality Assurance
  • Technical Analysis
  • Technical Drawing