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Operations Manager

Manufacture / assembly and repair Zaventem , Flemish Region , Belgium Permanent Full-time MASTER More than 5 years French Fluent Dutch Fluent English Fluent

Job Description

Safran Aircraft Engine Services Brussels is a subsidiary of Safran Aircraft Engines, based at Brussels Airport (Zaventem, Belgium), specialized in the inspection, maintenance and repair (MRO) of the advanced LEAP jet engines that power the latest generation of the Airbus A320NEO & Boeing B737MAX narrow body families. The company is a key player in the integrated CFM international MRO network. With more than 75 years of experience, and up to 20 international Part 145 certifications (EASA/ FAA/ CAAC/ …), Safran Aircraft Engine Services Brussels is recognized as a worldwide center of expertise in the air transport industry. More than a 100 airlines, lessors, private aircraft operators and MRO partners have entrusted their engines to our company. We employ over 200 highly skilled, passionate and enthusiastic employees.
CFM International is a 50/50 joint company between GE and Safran Aircraft Engines. For more information, visit us on the Web at www.cfmaeroengines.com or follow us on Twitter @CFM_engines.

Complementary Description

To strengthen our Operations team, we are currently looking for an OPERATIONS MANAGER:

Job Requirements

Your profile:
- You are a leader and a team player;
- You have excellent people management skills and ready to take up a challenge;
- You are analytical, stress resistant and deadline minded;
- You have a Bachelor or Master degree in Electromechanics, with at least 3 to 5 years of experience in a similar role in an industrial environment;
- You are communicative and speak Dutch/French/English;
- You work in shifts, from Monday to Friday (6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm).

Specificity of the job

Your role:
- You are a leader, managing a multidisciplinary team realizing together the predefined production plan;
- You get things done, translating the weekly planning into a daily schedule and deploying the right people and resources;
- You are a coach, ensuring the correct execution of the work in accordance with the production objectives by supporting and motivating your team;
- In this role you report to the Operations Director.

Locate your future workplace

Bâtiment 24 B/101 - Brussels Airport BP 1930 B-


Flemish Region Belgium

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Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 79,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2020 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and Innovation roadmap.

Safran ranks first in Forbes's 2020 list of the World's Best Employers for its sector.

Safran Aircraft Engines designs, produces and sells, alone or in partnership, commercial and military aircraft engines offering world-class performance. Through CFM International*, Safran Aircraft Engines is the world's leading supplier of engines for single-aisle mainline commercial jets. The company is also fully responsible for the design, development and production of the M88 and M53 engines for the Rafale and Mirage 2000 fighters, respectively, and will be the systems integrator for the engine powering Europe's New-Generation Fighter.

*CFM International is a 50/50 joint company between Safran Aircraft Engines and GE.

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