Alaska Airlines Manager AD/CFR Aircraft Info Systems in Burlingame, California


Director Engineering Standards


Alaska Airlines is one of the most respected names in aviation and flies throughout its namesake state and the Lower 48, as well as to Hawaii, Canada, Mexico and Costa Rica. Our roots date to 1932 and are symbolized by the Alaska Native painted on the tails of our aircraft. Guided by what we call the "Alaska Spirit", we pride ourselves on providing a lifeline to remote communities while delivering renowned service to everyone we fly. This commitment has brought us national and international recognition. We've been honored with a variety of awards by readers of Travel + Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, USA Today and others. Alaska, with Virgin America, is the premier airline for people on the West Coast, and together with its sister carrier Horizon Air, flies to more than 115 destinations. The two airlines are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE:ALK) with annual revenues exceeding $7 billion.


Role Summary The Manager of Airworthiness Directive/Code of Federal Regulations (AD/CFR) and Aircraft Information Systems reports to the Chief Engineer and is responsible for developing and coordinating all AD management, and reporting.

Scope & Complexity This leadership role manages the Airbus AD Management Program for Alaska Airlines.

Key Duties

  • Manages the on-going development of the Airbus AD Management Program.

  • Coordinates various company organizations such as finance, maintenance, inspection and engineering to facilitate incorporation of AD/CFR changes.

  • Interfaces with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for their review and approval of any changes required for AD/CFR changes.

  • Ensures all related Airbus aircraft maintenance program instructions, work documents, and control procedures are developed and administered in accordance with FAA regulations and Alaska Airlines company policy.

  • Coordinates the incorporation of AD and CFR Regulatory information related to aircraft maintenance schedules, requirements and methods into the Airbus maintenance program.

  • Assists in development of new or revised divisional policies and programs as required for attainment of Maintenance and Engineering objectives.

  • May assume the duties of the Chief Engineer for vacation/absence coverage.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job-Specific Skills & Education

  • Required

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in maintenance engineering of large turbine aircraft.

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in Airline and/or FAA Repair Station.

  • A minimum of 2 years of leadership experience.

  • Detail oriented and highly organized, with ability to multi-task and work independently with limited guidance in a fast-paced environment.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).

  • A Technical or Engineering Bachelor of Science degree, preferably in engineering.

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.


  • Aircraft maintenance programs and AD/CFR familiarity.

Job-Specific Leadership Expectations Embody our values to own safety, do the right thing, be kind-hearted, deliver performance, and be remarkable.


The location for this position is in Burlingame, California


For eligible employees, our company offers a unique total rewards package that few companies can match, including insurance coverage for medical, dental and vision care, 401(k) retirement savings plans, monthly and annual incentive bonus plans, time off and a generous employee travel program. Our values reflect who we are at work and in our communities: Own Safety, Do the Right Thing, Be Kind-Hearted, Deliver Performance, and Be Remarkable. Alaska Airlines also fosters a diverse and inclusive culture and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please apply on or before: 7/20/18

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Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air do not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. Employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants are also protected by law.

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Job ID: 32131

Location: Burlingame, CA

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular