- Houston, Texas
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Materials Specialist job at FEAM Aircraft Maintenance in Houston TX
Description, duties, responsibilities
FEAM Aircraft Maintenance/Engineering is currently seeking an experienced Materials Specialist to join our team in Houston, TX, US. We pride ourselves on consistently exceeding our customers’ expectations and creating lifelong relationships with our clientele.
JOB TYPE: Full- Time
JOB SUMMARY: The Material Operations Specialist is responsible for the safe handling and processing of aircraft material as required by company, regulatory requirements and best practices. To ensure the effective communication and application of company values and behavioral standards, as stated in our company manual, and to respond appropriately in the event of any known departure.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
- Receiving, binning, shipping and issuing of aircraft parts.
- Create Repair Orders for unserviceable parts as directed by Repairs Department and current contracts.
- Perform Flight Spares Kit inventories.
- Ensure parts are available for daily maintenance workload.
- Process serviceable and unserviceable part returns.
- Perform receiving inspection functions on behalf of Quality Control under the oversight of Material Manager or Supervisor.
- Responsible to execute monthly and weekly tasks as assigned such as Calibration & Shelf-Life review, Cycle/Inventory counts.
- Utilize computer system to maintain and update inventory in a timely manner.
- Monitors shipping and station supplies; advises Supervisor of shortages and requirements.
- Coordinate with Materials on parts required for assigned maintenance tasks at assigned station.
- Determine appropriate stocking levels at all distribution centers and line stations.
- Determine proper rotable spares ownership levels based on desired service levels, removal rates and turn times.
- Calculate reorder points for rotables and expendables at line stations, distribution centers and flight spares kits.
- Assist with PMI reorder point updates.
- Determine part number interchangeability and effectiveness to aircraft when necessary.
- Update PMI Material Master Records and maintain proper documentation and inventory record accuracy.
- Convert planned maintenance activities into material ordering schedules.
- Assist with all PMI Material Planning system implementation and enhancement activities.
- Review Engineering Orders for material requirements and develop a plan to support the implementation schedule.
QUALIFICATIONS: Strong computer skills including familiarity with Excel and Outlook. Frequent: lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling of moderately heavy weight objects (up to 70 pounds); controlling or driving materials handling equipment in a congested warehouse environment. Occasional: driving through city traffic to make pick-ups and deliveries or conduct field inventories. Subject to call back, standby, and working flexible hours, weekends, holidays and extended hours.
REQUIREMENT: Must have clean driving record and possess valid driver license. Must be able to pass ten-year background check and obtain airport security badge.
- One (1) year experience in inventory, warehousing, distribution or related functions preferred.
- Previous airline or MRO experience preferred.
- Previous experience with computer-based inventory systems preferred.
FEAM Aircraft Maintenance Company Overview
FEAM is the MRO leader in Aircraft Line Maintenance Engineering in the U.S. FEAM leads the Line Maintenance industry with advanced aircraft repair capabilities, a wide line station network and vast approvals for all current and next-generation aircraft to include B787 and A350 aircraft. FEAM places special emphasis on technical training, uncompromising quality controls, and continuous improvement principles. With these effective measures in place, FEAM delivers best in innovative technical services for all commercial aircraft operators.