Methods Manager

Title Description
Job Category Management Technical staff
Contract type Indetermined contract period
Site Zaventem
Our offer

Sabena Aerospace is a leading independent and international aviation solutions provider for civil and military operators. Our mission is to facilitate and optimize our clients’ business by offering highly qualitative, customized and efficient solutions. For more than 90 years, our organization has been supporting airlines operations in many airports throughout the world by offering a large range of aircraft maintenance services. 

Join the Sabena Aerospace Engineering people who are passionate about aviation and fully dedicated to its success. Within our organization, everyone contributes to our target to meet your needs, with their own expertise and their responsible behaviour.

Have the great opportunity to contribute with us to bringing aviation expertise wherever needed.

Benefit from a competitive package and develop your skill set to contribute to the company success.



Your responsabilities

You’ll work in the component business unit of Sabena Aerospace at Zaventem National Airport. 


Together with your colleagues you are in charge of providing the correct methods for the reparation of aircraft parts and the compliance of these reparations with the highest aviation regulations. 

You are in charge of defining the general processes and methods of the production steps.

You work closely together with the head of production and the head of supply chain within the business unit.

You validate the production plan.

You identify the yearly budget and necessary investments.

You are the point of contact for important information and communication to your and by your team.

You ensure that the work is performed according to the internal procedures.

You communicate regularly on the progress of your work to the other teams.

You are responsible for adequate staffing in your line.

You lead, motivate and stimulate the team.

You are responsible for maintaining the 5S, FOD Etc rules.

You provide a technical support  to the production while carrying out the repairs. 

You propose improvements together with the operational excellence team in the production environment related to safety and productivity.

You are the technical point of contact for some of our customers.

You assist the planning department regarding the estimated hours required and any technical explanation


Your profile


You have a master degree in aeronautical or electro-mechanical engineering or equivalent experience

You have at least 3 years of experience in a similar field.

Problem solving and working towards strict deadlines are your strengths

Good communicator in English and French and/or Dutch 

You work efficiently in a team atmosphere

You have an analytical mindset and have an eye for details

You appreciate the hands-on contact with the technical team and the products

You are capable of mapping and developing the current processes within the business.

Experienced MS-Office applications user,  knowledge SAP is a plus


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