At Republic Airline, our mission is to provide a safe, clean and reliable flying experience. We believe this is best accomplished by focusing on our vision, “With the BEST people, products, and performance, we will be America’s Regional Airline of choice.” Republic Airline is a regional airline headquartered in Indianapolis, operating fixed-fee flights for American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines. The Company’s fleet consists of nearly 190 Embraer 170/175s, offering approximately 950 flights daily to 100 cities in the U.S., Canada, the Caribbean and Central America. Our crew bases include Chicago, IL (ORD), Columbus, OH (CMH), Indianapolis, IN (IND), Kansas City, MO (MCI), Miami, FL (MIA), Newark, NJ (EWR), New York, NY (LGA), Philadelphia, PA (PHL), Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) and Washington, D.C. (DCA). We have 10 maintenance bases: Charlotte, NC (CLT), Chicago, IL (ORD), Columbus, OH (CMH), Indianapolis, IN (IND), Louisville, KY (SDF), Newark, NJ (EWR), New York, NY (LGA), Philadelphia, PA (PHL), Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) and Washington, D.C. (DCA). With more than 5,500 talented aviation professionals, Republic Airline is a great place to get your career off the runway! For more information, please visit our website at www.rjet.com.
Oversees the daily workflow and support of the Supply Chain Analysts group. Develops performance metrics, analyzes costs and coordinates improvement initiatives.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability necessary to perform this job.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Supply chain, Aviation or related field with at least seven years experience in supply chain and leadership. Six Sigma Green Belt or higher. Possess a firm understanding of LEAN concepts.
OTHER SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES
Exceptional computer, analytical, research and documentation skills. Strong skills using Microsoft Excel, Access and other applications. Able to work on high level projects while maintaining confidentiality.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
REASONING/PROBLEM SOLVING ABILITY
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
DECISION MAKING & IMPACT OF ERRORS
Makes day to day decisions used to support strategic direction. Decisions often require some thought and are somewhat structured. Decisions tend to be short term and usually moderate cost.
PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Additional years of experience in supply chain analytics and supervision. Six Sigma Black Belt. MRO contract development and administration experience. Experience with Tableau, Mini-Tab and other statistical data tools.
PHYSICAL AND VISUAL DEMANDS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Ability to sit and use hands to finger, handle, and feel over 70% of the time.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
The work environment is typical of an indoor office setting.
Ability to travel up to 10% of the time, including overnight travel.