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Director of Aviation Operation (YUL0033_COMPANY_1)

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Meridianville, AL 35759
Job Description

The Director of Aviation Operations is responsible for the coordination and oversight of all phases of the Aviation Modifications program.


Plan, organize, direct, and manage day-to-day operations for MDQ
Interface with customers, vendors and suppliers on a routine basis. Maintain open lines of communication to ensure efficient conflict resolution. Continue to foster established business relationships, while cultivating new potential customers and contacts
Work with Project Management team to ensure that activities are scheduled appropriately for on time customer delivery. Effectively remove manufacturing / production constraints, and reallocate resources when necessary to resolve scheduling conflicts
Collaborate with Quality Personnel to review product consistency while monitoring waste ratios to determine trends and areas for improvement
Actively participate in site property control functions. Review production / project schedules to ensure established inventory levels are met while limiting spoilage. Communicate with property personnel to requisition high dollar / high complexity components
Work within approved budgetary parameters
Develop and implement cost saving measures while maintaining product and service integrity
Analyze and monitor workforce requirements. Coordinate the hiring and training of site personnel
Work closely with the Safety & Facilities Department to ensure that all site employees are aware of safety policies to provide employees with a safe workplace
Conduct performance appraisals and provide coaching and guidance to employees
Address employee issues or grievances in a timely manner. Coordinate efforts with Human Resources Department when necessary
Delegate work assignments appropriately. Set expectations and monitor delegated activities and performance
Communicate with all managers regarding site performance, issues and concerns on a regular basis


This job has multiple direct reports and supervisory responsibilities. This position supervises employees on a daily basis. The Director has final decision making authority regarding interviewing, hiring, terminating, performance reviews and performance corrections. This position has the authority to carry out assigned tasks.

Job Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in a related field with 15-20 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Well-developed communication, interpersonal, analytical and leadership skills.
Capable of championing compliance to quality management systems and governmental regulations.
Demonstrated ability to lead profitable business units.
Experience with Government subcontracting and overall management of contracts
Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Government SECURITY Clearance.
Yulista offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilities, protected military or veteran status. To apply for this position, or view all of our job openings, visit us ONLINE at WWW.YULISTA.COM, CLICK on career opportunities.

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