Upfront Planning Engineer

Upfront Planning Engineer
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Switzerland Switzerland CHE PO15 5TT
Job Ref: BBBH126539
Sector: Aerospace & Defence
Date Added: 08 March 2023

Upfront Planning Engineer

Carbon60 have an exciting new position for an Upfront planning Engineer for a contract based in Basel, Switzerland. The contract is to start immediately. Flights are provided at the beginning and end of contract. Monday - Friday day shift. Excellent rates on offer.

Main responsibilities:

· Prepare projects based on provided Scope of Work

· Ensures project results meet requirements regarding technical quality, reliability, schedule and cost.

· Works autonomously within established procedures and practices

· Fully engineers processes to maximize effective working and reduce downtimes

· Ensures monitoring and management of adherence to schedule (on time delivery)

· Ensures clear assignment of roles and functions when dealing with core project management activities (for non-complex projects); sets boundaries and acts as lead with the aircraft group head of Project Management

· Researches and assists in the creation of job cards (with Database Planning Admins) to satisfy customer work requirements that adheres to the present company standards and both efficiency gains and growth of the MRO business

Minimum Qualification/Experience:

  • Strong track-record in managing the availability of all aircraft materials in a global matrixed organisation
  • In depth understanding of the aerospace industry, OEMs, and the regulatory framework
  • Highly sophisticated understanding of project management (ideally within an aviation environment), supported by evidence of relevant continuing professional development, including greater complexity of projects
  • PC literate with MS Office packages; proficiency in SAP
  • Previous equivalent qualification and/or experience of three to five years as Leader or in a leadership role within a MRO Planning department and/or ideally within an aviation environment
  • Aviation / Engineering education

Desired Characteristics:

  • Able to work with high personal accountability
  • Customer focused - externally focused - strong market perspective
  • High business and financial acumen
  • Strong influencing skills, strong personal values and good relationship builder

For more information regarding this position please call 01329 227009 or email

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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07/04/2023 16:43:14
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Contact Consultant:
Stacey Plum

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