We can't wait to share our passion for aviation with you! Join a team that works hard, cares for each other and offers plenty of opportunities to grow.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide primary support to the Senior Manager, Ground Safety and all areas of the department. Provide secondary support to the Senior Manager, Flight and Maintenance Safety and Senior Manager, Regulatory Compliance.
Work with a hub and several field city locations, including Ground Support Equipment (GSE) shops, to increase the level of safety
Assist with aircraft ground damage and on-the-job-injury (OJI) investigations, root cause identification, trend analysis and prevention initiatives
Assist in investigations, follow-up actions and evaluate corrective action effectiveness for regulatory non-compliance to include OSHA, environmental and security events
Support and promote the company's Safety Management System (SMS) (14 CFR Part 5)
Assist in Internal Evaluation Program (IEP) auditing requirements, conduct station de/anti-icing and American Eagle Ground Operations Manual EGOM audits
Provide on-site support at various locations to assist with ground safety issues
Conduct trend analysis to monitor ground safety and operational reliability
Publish monthly and yearly aircraft ground damage summary reports
Work with employees and leadership to understand safety concepts, policies and programs to produce a safe work environment
Perform additional duties and responsibilities, as assigned, in order to achieve departmental and company safety objectives to include presentations and statistical reports
Conduct safety evaluations, audits, and inspections
A team player possessing the ability to work independently and excellent communication skills
Well-developed inter-personal skills and the ability to get along with others. Confident, tactful, professional and flexible. Enjoys working with both front-line employees and management
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
At least 18 years of age
High school diploma or GED
Valid driver's license
Strong knowledge of airline ramp and gate operations, company safety policies, accident/incident investigation and prevention programs and aviation safety programs
Previous experience working with an airline safety department
Experience conducting regulatory and operational audits
Academic safety education or training
Standard office environment, use of computers and other office equipment
Some travel is required
Airport ramp environment, subject to varied weather conditions and elevated noise levels
All shifts including weekdays, weekends, nights, holidays and/or irregular shifts
Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds
The above statements provide a brief description of the general nature of work performed and not intended to be a complete list of responsibilities, duties and skills required for this position. Duties and expectations are subject to change as needed.
Employment is contingent upon a clear Driving Record, 10-year Criminal History Records Check, and Drug Screen as required. We also require proof of High School or GED completion.
Benefit package includes paid training, holiday pay, 401(k), vacation, family travel on the American Airlines network, medical and dental available.