Airbus Americas and its hiring partner AIDT are seeking a Final Assembly Line Customer Manager and a Station Coordinator for its A320 Family assembly line in Mobile, Alabama.
The Customer Manager is responsible for being the primary liaison with the customer from the time the aircraft assembly begins in Mobile until the customer takes delivery of the aircraft. Among other qualifications, candidates should have at least five years of aviation experience, preferably with significant exposure to customer relations. A minimum of six months training abroad is required.
The Station Coordinator’s role during the pre-production phase of the assembly line is to analyse tasks requirements, identify processes, tooling, control, documentation, manpower, and skill sets. They work with all other associated departments to insure good coordination. Once aircraft production begins, this person leads the technical leadership of the manufacturing activities and coordination of all specialized integrated teams. Among other qualifications, a minimum of five years as a supervisor with focus on structural, mechanical and electrical related aerospace industry tasks and/or have a degree in aerospace. A minimum of six months training abroad is required.
For a full job description of the positions and to apply, go to www.aidt.edu/airbus.
On July 2, 2012, Airbus announced it is building an assembly line for its A320 Family of aircraft in Mobile. The groundbreaking for the assembly line was on April 8, 2013, and major construction has begun. Hiring for manufacturing jobs will continue throughout 2014.