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Job #: R-00028151
Location: Manassas, VA
Category: Manufacturing
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

The job of the Maintenance Manager is to be responsible for overseeing all program aircraft maintenance through established DCMA 8210.1C, IS-BAO, FAR PART 91/145 and industry standard compliant policy and procedures.  Located CONUS / Multiple Locations / Possible Deployment if Needed.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Establish comprehensive aircraft maintenance procedures covering DCMA 8210.1C, IS-BAO and FAR PART 91/145.
  • Develop and maintain an accurate and timely aircraft maintenance reporting system.
  • Oversee the recruitment, selection, discipline and training of personnel
  • Maintains appropriate liaison with suppliers/vendors, local state and federal oversight agencies and purchases of services
  • Develops and implements both internal and sub-contractor training programs to communicate current information and procedures to employees and evaluates training programs to determine their effectiveness.
  • Maintains appropriate liaison with suppliers/vendors, local state and federal oversight agencies and purchases of services
  • Provides guidance to subordinate employees and peers when appropriate, collaborating and cooperating with other members of the management team
  • Support the performance appraisal systems for maintenance employees by completing timely and accurate evaluations.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree (BS or BA) from an accredited college or university in Aviation Maintenance and five (5) of experience.  Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • A&P license is required.
  • Knowledge of the following is required:
    • Generally accepted accounting principles sufficient to perform the job, duties, and tasks associated with the position
    • Databases sufficient to perform the job, duties, and tasks associated with the position
    • Aircraft sheet metal repair
    • Component repair
    • Instrument, electronic and electrical test equipment
    • Military or commercial aviation maintenance
    • U.S. Government regulations for federal contractors and FAA Maintenance programs
    • Aircraft maintenance terminology
  • Interpret drawings, specifications and schematics of aircraft instrument/electronic components
  • Recognize from schematics and drawings not only how one assembly functions but also how various assemblies interact with each other.
  • Involvement in US Military Programs and or Operations
  • Obtain a passport, visa, and Department of Defense security clearance
  • Must have a Secret security clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance.
  • Respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers
  • Create, enter, retrieve and print from software packages such as; Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access and Project

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience as an aircraft maintenance manager
  • Experience providing maintenance on Airborne ISR Program
  • Demonstrates ability and understanding to support OCONUS Maintenance Operations

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Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 25% of the time

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Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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