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Configuration Manager / Test Aircraft Manager

Jupiter, Florida Contract Job ID: 1910096621
Estimated Duration: 18 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Configuration Manager / Test Aircraft Manager in Jupiter, Florida.
The Test Aircraft Manager is responsible for managing test aircraft by prioritizing, documenting and controlling all configuration changes, maintenance or inspection requirements, technical directives compliance, parts removals/installs, and engine or sub-system modifications. The successful candidate will be assigned to the CRH Flight Test Program in West Palm Beach and Ft Walton Beach, Florida.
The ideal candidate will:
  • Manage the configuration of the test aircraft ensuring all configuration changes are documented in the appropriate system/tool.
  • Provide direction and work instructions for Operations to complete the work on the aircraft.
  • Coordinate with the various departments e.g. Test Director, Operations, Pilots, Safety, etc. to ensure aircraft is configured and ready to test.
  • Support and implement process improvements within the aircraft management department and the site.
Educational Requirements:
  • Bachelors’ degree from an accredited college in a related discipline with 3 years of professional experience, or equivalent experience/combined education.
  • Masters’ degree from an accredited college in a related discipline with 2 years of professional experience.
  • Considered career, or journey, level.
Skills/Experience Required:
  • Candidate must be a high performer
  • Previous aviation/helicopter flight line experience
  • Must be customer focused and a team player
  • Must be self-motivated and goal oriented
  • Must possess excellent verbal & written communication skills for use at all levels of the organization such as employees, management and internal/external customers
  • Proficient in Microsoft products specifically Excel and Project
Additional Information:
  • The assignment will be on 1st shift.
  • Must be a US citizen.
  • Must currently have and/or be capable of obtaining a security clearance.
  • Must have valid driver's license/vehicle insurance to drive on base.
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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