Leading Maintenance Planning Engineer

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Leading Maintenance Planning Engineer

Required work experience: 1-3 years

Full time, full day

The ATRAN airline invites for the position of Leading Maintenance Planning Engineer

Currently, the fleet of ATRAN Airlines consists of four Boeing 737CL aircraft and one 737NG designed for delivering cargo over short and medium distances. The carrier’s aircraft are based at Vnukovo Airport and operate regular flights on routes between Russia and Europe. The airline specialises in express delivery of goods, which is currently most in demand for the e-commerce market. Due to joining the Group, it was possible for the company to expand the range of services offered to customers of Volga-Dnepr, and was another step towards the ‘cargo supermarket’ strategy implementation.


  • Monitor the effectiveness, completeness and quality of aircraft maintenance and repair
  • Monitor the aircraft structure condition and the relevance of the status of repairs performed and permissible damage
  • Conduct business correspondence with Russian and foreign partners in order to provide the necessary information to lessors, aviation authorities, repair and maintenance providers and other service contractors
  • Participate in the investigations of aviation events, aircraft failures, faults and defects during aviation engineering maintenance, aircraft damage on the ground, early removal of aircraft engines, repeated defects, delayed aircraft departures to identify the causes and prevent them in the future
  • Participate in acceptance of aircraft from the Lessor (commissioning to the Lessor) for putting into operation
  • Contribute to drafting long-term plans for routine aircraft maintenance as well as repair engines, auxiliary power units and gears,
  • Exercise control over the timely preparation of the necessary documents for obtaining and maintaining the operator certificate in terms of maintaining airworthiness
  • Arrange for maintenance and repair, monitor the completeness and quality of maintenance and repair according to the approved maintenance and repair programme, check the maintenance and repair documentation
  • Exercise control over the lists of deferred defects, timely elimination of aircraft defects, provisions for extension of the term for elimination of deferred defects through the Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsiya)
  • Collect, record and process the data on failures and malfunctions, analyse aircraft delays for technical reasons, repeated defects and develop corrective measures
  • Contribute to the investigation of aviation events, aircraft failures, faults and defects during aircraft maintenance
  • Provide support (preparation, coordination and control) to maintenance and repair of machinery and equipment at maintenance and repair facilities and repair factories of technical support companies and monitor changes in the computer system for recording the technical condition


  • Higher aviation education
  • English proficiency Intermediate (business correspondence, communication, working with technical documentation)
  • Training in modules EASA Part 66, Module 9 (Human Factor), Module 10 (Aviation Law), EASA Part M (Maintaining Airworthiness)
  • Experience in the maintenance of the Western-made aircraft, maintenance planning, monitoring and coordination of maintenance, providing engineering support
  • Analysis of the technical documentation of aviation engineering manufacturers, knowledge of aviation legislation
  • Knowledge of and ability to use the technical documentation for the Western-made aircraft
  • Ability to work with the operational and technical documentation of aviation engineering manufacturers (AMM, AIPC, WDM, SWPM, SRM, MPD, MMEL and others)
  • Preferred experience in information systems to arrange for aircraft repair and maintenance (TRAX, AMOS or others)

We offer:

  • Training and career opportunities
  • Flexible working hours
  • Place of work Vnukovo Airport
  • Corporate transport metro stations Rechnoy Vokzal, Skhodnenskaya, Volokolamskaya, Khimki, Lobnya, Kryukovo (Zelenograd)
  • Registration in accordance with the Labour Code of the Russian Federation, voluntary medical insurance