• Materials Supervisor

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    US-NY-New York
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  • Overview

    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.


    This position is located at our LaGuardia (LGA) base.

    Duties and Responsibilities



    Supervises the timely location and acquisition of parts/materials for Maintenance. 



    1. Supervises Materials Specialists and Leads.  Coordinates all stockroom activity. 
    2. Coordinates all aspects of base inventory operations including, but not limited to, timely and accurate shipping, receiving, warehouse transfers, parts issues, return to inventory. Insures that associated computer transactions are performed in a timely and accurate manner.
    3. Insures proper storage, identification and segregation of parts. Oversees shelf life program and insures that shelf life is not exceeded.
    4. Enforces stockroom security, cleanliness and organization.  Insures the highest level of inventory integrity is maintained.  Insures that Suspected Unapproved Parts (SUP) awareness is maintained to prevent any introduction of a SUP component to base materials inventory.
    5. Oversees inventory-related projects and insures timely completion of assigned tasks.
    6. Ensures compliance with hazardous materials/dangerous goods regulations.  Completes and maintain training in safety, HAZMAT, parts systems, SITA airport access for vehicles, etc.
    7. Oversees the shipping functions in accordance with company and regulatory shipping standards.
    8. Screens, interviews and makes recommendations for hiring potential employees.  Coaches and provides leadership, direction, motivation and supervision of direct reports.  Appraises performance, provides performance feedback, takes corrective actions and oversees training and development of staff. 
    9. Performs other duties as assigned or required.



    • High school diploma or equivalent.  At least two years related experience.
    • Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License and a clean driving record.
    • Must be able to operate forklifts and other machinery.
    • Must be able to pass and remain current on HAZMAT Dangerous Goods Handling course.
    • Possess basic computer skills in Microsoft Office and Word.
    •  Previous experience in aviation or supply chain preferred.  Previous lead or supervisory experience, helpful but not necessary.
    • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or associates of the organization. 
    • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. 
    • Work near moving mechanical parts, around fumes and in high or precarious places.
    • Work in an open air hangar up to 100% of the time.
    • Exposed to moderate noise.
    • Able to work a schedule that supports 24 hour operations.  
    • Travel up to 10% of the time, including overnight travel. 

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