About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally
diverse institution providing quality education and research in
aviation, aerospace, engineering, and other related fields with
residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida and
Prescott, Arizona. The University’s Worldwide campus provides
educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations
throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South
As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and
aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique
institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved
with industry to break new ground and produce top-level graduates
who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and aerospace and
other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers programs in
seven primary fields of study including: Applied Science; Aviation;
Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering; Safety, Security,
and Intelligence; and Space.
For Academic Year 2020-21, there were over 10,700 undergraduate,
graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University’s
residential campuses and approximately 32,700 students in total
enrolled with the University around the world.
The Aircraft Parts Manager s upervises the overall operation of the
Aircraft Parts section in support of the Fleet Aircraft Maintenance
Center, Powerplant, and Avionics repair stations. Responsibilities
include maintaining a working inventory, ordering all parts
required to overhaul and repair fleet aircraft, aircraft engines,
accessories, and avionics, as well as tracking all serial number
accessories and components that are in inventory for a positive
Provide support for the operation of the Fleet Aircraft Maintenance
Center and the Powerplant and Repair Stations to interface with
Fleet Aircraft Maintenance to meet the daily flying schedule.
Manage all daily parts operations, transactions, and the ordering
of inventory while ensuring that all Federal Aviation Regulations
and Standards are met. Manage all accounts, lines of credit, and
consignment inventory setup with numerous parts vendors,
distributors manufacturers, and repair stations required to support
ERAU repair stations so as to meet the needs of the Daytona Beach
Flight Department. Provide a high level of customer satisfaction
and maintain a department image appropriate to ERAU as the leader
in Aviation Education.
Coordinate the purchasing and reordering of all documents, forms,
books, and manuals required by the repair station to meet FAA
Provide pickup, packaging, shipping, receiving, and delivery
services in support of the Repair Stations. Maintain proper stock
levels of consumable items such as hardware, lubricants, paints,
etc used to support repair station maintenance activities.
Coordinate with the repair stations and personnel to maintain
proper stock levels and to ensure the security of parts and
Establish and maintain administrative procedures within the parts
section to provide accurate data for the accounting of all
inventory and expenditures, while ensuring all purchases are billed
to the proper accounts. Ensure that all warranty claims are
processed through applicable agencies.
Other job duties as assigned.
- Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
- Minimum of 5 years related work experience.
- Required skills, knowledge, abilities:
Basic PC Software Skills (e.g. spreadsheet, word processing &
database etc.) Familiarity with Microsoft operating systems,
Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook/email, and Internet
end-user applications preferred. Supervisory and people skills
- Required licenses, certificates, and /or security
Airframe & Powerplant License required.
Thorough working knowledge of FAR 145, 91 and 43 required.
Ability to obtain a Repair Station Inspectors (I) Designation.
Working knowledge of aircraft, avionics and simulation
Current FAA Inspection Authorization (IA) preferred.
Private pilot certificate desired.