Director of Maintenance Operations has overall responsibility for the effective and efficient execution and integration of GAL’s operational activities. Responsible for day to day operating activities and leading a series of streamlined initiatives to enhance operational safety performances, improve efficiencies in risk management decisions, maximize resource utilizations and build cohesive practices across all program in pursuit of delivering a world class Aviation MRO Service. Identify opportunities to enhance customer experience and service deliveries which will underpin GAL corporate competitive advantage within the Aviation sector.
Will also be responsible for:
1. Directs the program operations for effective, efficient and agile execution and integration of GAL operational goals. 2. Directs the full alignment of operational delivery with GAL corporate operational objectives and growth plans. 3. Builds coherence across all operating units in the program of delivery, strengthening synergies, operational efficiencies and reinforcement of industry best practices. 4. Participates in the development and implementation of operational strategy appropriate with current contract commitments and projection of pipeline business growth. 5. Develops and directs execution of operating policies and process development; 6. Liaises closely with compliance functions ensuring alignment with external legal, regulatory and client requirements. 7. Directs and monitors short-term operating budget and revenue streams to support operational strategic business goals 8. Establishes operational performance goals and allocate resources 9. Participates as a key member of committees for new maintenance projects and initiatives 10. Reports at agreed intervals to COO on operational matters and soliciting guidance when necessary. 11. Ensures compliance with HS policies & procedures enforcing safe working practices to ensure lost time injuries are kept to a minimum 12. Manages Risk Management decisions and business continuity plans. 13. Reviews and provides decisions on operational issues of significant safety, financial or reputational nature. 14. Strengthens engagement and communications across all areas of delivery in furtherance of corporate objectives, operational efficiencies / effectiveness and competitive advances. 15. Leads and evaluates the work of Program Managers and operational managers, providing direction and guidance as appropriate. 16. Establishes and promotes suitable methodologies to monitor and continually improve the success of operations, including customer satisfaction gauges. 17. Actively monitors and adjusts operational practices and performance against set criteria, policies and guidelines by GAL to meet competitor advancements and satisfy changing customer requirements.
GAL is a provider of professional aerospace services, based in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates.GAL was established in 2007 and has grown to over 4,000 employees. We are 100% UAE owned, and boast a best-in-class benchmark of having... Read More