Etihad Airways began operations in 2003, and in 2015 carried 17.4 million passengers. From its Abu Dhabi base, Etihad Airways flies to or has announced plans to serve 116 passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas. The airline has a fleet of around 120 Airbus and Boeing aircraft, with approximately 200 aircraft on firm order, including 66 Boeing 787s, 25 Boeing 777Xs, 62 Airbus A350s and five Airbus A380s.
Etihad Airways holds equity investments in airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Jet Airways, Virgin Australia, and Swiss-based Darwin Airline, trading as Etihad Regional. Etihad Airways, along with airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Etihad Regional, Jet Airways and NIKI, also participate in Etihad Airways Partners, a new brand that brings together like-minded airlines to offer customers more choice through improved networks and schedules and enhanced frequent flyer benefits. For more information, please visit: www.etihad.com
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About Quality Assurance Engineer Jobs
Etihad Air pleased to announce an incredibly exciting opportunity to join the Quality Assurance function at Senior Engineer level. As Quality Assurance Engineer, you will add immediate value by managing and conducting internal and external audits, investigations and assessment in accordance with approved manuals, to ensure continuous compliance with regulatory requirements and maintain continued licenses validity.
This role will unlock opportunities for you, enabling you to further develop your expertise within a progressive culture where a huge emphasis is placed on investing in the best talent.
Plan and conduct internal and external audit, inspections and investigations by leveraging on a wide range of audit techniques to identify risks and potential issues in order to support their timely and accurate resolution
Support the development of Safety Management System (SMS) to provide necessary expertise on own area of responsibility
Conduct investigations on maintenance related incidents, accidents, and process errors and evaluate the causal factors to ensure accurate tracking in case of audit.
Produce comprehensive reports on incidents, accidents, and process errors to prevent against recurrence Manage NAA approval process including initial application, approval renewal and extension processes, to ensure continuity of necessary authorizations.
Provide training to and support the development of staff to ensure awareness of maintenance procedures that meet regulatory and company requirements.
Conduct reviews and assess qualifications of all aircraft engineers and authorization holders to ensure compliance with regulation, internal procedures and standards.
Conduct reviews, assess capabilities, and report on new aircraft, aircraft components, and facilities to ensure compliance with regulation, internal procedures and standards.
Represent the Company in industry meetings and to official regulatory boards to ensure any relevant feedback is taken into consideration and highlighted internally
Policies and Procedures – Implement relevant policies, processes, and procedures and monitor adherence so that work is carried out in a controlled manner
Day-to-Day Operations – Supervise the standard and complex day-to-day operations to ensure that work processes are implemented as designed and in compliance with established standards and procedures
Safety, Quality & Environment – Comply with all relevant safety, security, quality, health and environmental procedures to ensure a healthy and safe work environment
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
- Aircraft Maintenance Engineer License (ICAO) or Bachelor’s Degree in related discipline,
- A proven aviation industry experience or other similarly heavily regulated industry,
- Proven experience in Quality Assurance and Safety function,
- Quality assurance and audit training – Lead Auditor level preferred
Incident/ accident investigation
- Safety Management System
- Aviation regulations and international quality standards (Part 145, M, 66, AS9110B, ISO 9001, ISO31000)