|Description||Frontier Airlines is committed to offering ‘Low Fares Done Right’ to more than 60 destinations in the United States, Dominican Republic, Cuba, and Mexico on more than 270 daily flights. Headquartered in Denver, Frontier’s hard-working aviation professionals pride themselves in delivering the company’s signature Rocky Mountain hospitality to customers. Frontier Airlines is the proud recipient of the Federal Aviation Administration’s 2015 Diamond Award for maintenance excellence and was recently named the industry’s most fuel-efficient airline by The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) as a result of superior technology and operational efficiencies.
The Engineering Special Projects Mgr plays an important role in the maintenance and engineering organization, strategically assisting the Director, Technical Services in achieving objectives related to a variety of engineering disciplines, subjects and projects.
Manage, monitor and coordinate SMS (Safety Management System) activities as directed. These duties include, but are not limited to:
Coordinate the development, implementation, maintenance and integration of the SMS throughout Frontier.
Identify hazards and safety risk assessments including change management
Ensure effectiveness of safety risk controls
Advise the accountable executive on the performance of the SMS and on any need for improvement
Accountable for achieving safety performance relative to job tasks
Manage risk acceptable level; blue or lower as defined by Frontier’s company risk matrix
Conduct research and data collection to aid in the development of engineering documents
May review Airworthiness Directives and Service Bulletins for applicability
Manage the development of engineering data to accomplish modifications in response to ADs, Service Bulletins, SILs, etc.
Interact with applicable departments to define, maintain and optimize the CAMP and analyze and determine disposition of all reliability issues & improvements
Primary owner of reliability action items assigned to engineering; responsible for liaison with the applicable engineer as necessary to formulate action plans to improve component or system reliability while minimizing costs & aircraft out-of-service time
Responsible for developing cost benefit analyses for reliability improvements
Work closely with the component reliability analyst to ensure desired reliability is achieved through engineering actions
Responsible for work flow delegated by the Director, Technical Services
Ensure company policy is followed and relative procedures are kept current
Other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: