Reliability and Services Engineer I 2017-5753

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Reliability & Services Engineer I


LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking a Reliability & Services Engineer for an opportunity in Everett, WA. 


Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Provide reliability assessment and support for in-service aircraft with active operators. Applicant should have relevant airline, Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) or Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) in-service support experience. Solutions consist of the engineering evaluation and support documentation suitable for FAA and customer approval for reliability, modifications, Airworthiness Directives (AD’s), Service Bulletins (SB’s), and other similar process promoting continuing reliable and safe airline operations. Duties will include management of task assignments as directed from a Project Lead or Engineering Management. Developing and substantiating engineering documentation, evaluation, and assessments; providing assistance and training for less-experienced engineering staff, and interacting with different members of internal and external organizations.

  • Develop and implement solutions to reliability driven dependability issues affecting the ongoing lifecycle management of a large aircraft in service.

  • Act as primary focal for activities of Reliability and Services Engineering staff at the discretion of the Project Lead Engineer and Engineering Management.

  • Review and highlight aircraft, engine/APU, and components performance and ensure preventive actions are set to improve performance and airworthiness.

  • Interface directly with customer regarding the concerns, issues, and solutions effecting specific aircraft fleets.

  • Produce technical analysis of reliability issues for which approval can be obtained to ensure compliance with all appropriate regulatory, customer, OEM operations and maintenance requirements.

  • Evaluate and implement SB’s; advise customer on impacts, scheduling, and associated costs.

  • Prepare reports for customer based on research on subjects such as (but not limited to): AD’s, reliability driven maintenance initiatives, & SB’s.

  • Generate, monitor, and drive to closure Engineering Service Requests (ESR’s).

  • Ensure and confirm that all applicable customer, OEM, regulatory, and maintenance

    requirements are met.

  • Monitor and approve engineering use of Customer, OEM, and other technical data to

    ensure compliance with all appropriate regulations and requirements.

  • Communicate engineering and technical recommendations and ideas clearly through

    technical writing and group presentations in a manner that can be received and interpreted by all levels of an organizational structure

Qualifications and requirements:


  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Aerospace, Mechanical, or Civil Engineering desired with a minimum of two (2) years relevant aerospace experience or 6 years of equivalent aircraft design experience required. 

  • Knowledge of Structural Repair Manuals (SRMs), Aircraft Maintenance Manuals (AMMs), Illustrated Parts Catalogs (IPCs), SB’s, AD’s and other associated aircraft reference materials.

  • Knowledge of aircraft and powerplant systems, components, and design.

  • Knowledge of aircraft fleet obsolescence management and practices.

  • Knowledge of OEM customer / supplier secure business web interface tools (i.e.

    MyBoeingFleet / Airbus World).

  • Knowledge of air carrier maintenance management software (i.e. TRAX, Wizard, or


  • Strong PC skills will include e-mail, word processing, spreadsheet, communications,

    operating systems, and basic computer drafting skills.

  • Familiarity with 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) tools.

  • Must be adaptable and flexible at all times and apply their knowledge and skills to

    develop creative solutions to a wide variety of unique design, modification, and repair

    problems encountered.

  • Familiar understanding regulatory requirements for airworthiness, for the FAA and

    various foreign authorities (EASA, etc.) and include in engineering and regulatory

    documents, drawings, and designs.

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with variables in an environment where

    limited standardization exists.

  • Ability to fully comprehend and promote the policies / procedures of company

  • Ability to recognize and apply the policies / procedures of all customer(s).

  • Ability to interpret and use aircraft manufacturing, assembly, and installation drawings.

  • Assertive communication skills are required.



Why Choose LAUNCH?

A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.LAUNCH offers you an ACA compliant benefit package including company-sponsored medical insurance with multiple plans to choose from. Our Minimum Essential Coverage is offered to every employee who does not have coverage elsewhere at no cost to you! LAUNCH also offers a 401(k) program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.

If you’re ready to LAUNCH your career, you’ve found an employer that can take you to new heights.