Head of Section (Hangar Support)

Lead (more than 10 years)

Technical Skills

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

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.

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelLead (more than 10 years)
Education LevelNon-specified
LanguageEnglish, Mandarin (Putonghua)