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Director, Landing Gear & MPG Operations

TAT Technologies Ltd
Greensboro, NC
  • Expired: January 27, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

COMPANY OVERVIEW: TAT Piedmont (formerly Piedmont Aviation) has been in operation for more than six decades and has a long history of satisfied customers around the world. Our team is made up of highly skilled technicians dedicated to bringing you the best product, on time – every time. Our comprehensive service and support works to ensure that we can meet the needs and demands of our customers. TAT Piedmont is an FAA and EASA Part 145 Repair Station and is one of the largest, most extensively equipped independent maintenance facilities in the world.

With a customer base encompassing all segments of aviation, TAT Piedmont provides component repair and overhaul services to valued clients around the globe. JOB SUMMARY: If you enjoy being hands-on and bringing a tactical approach to your leadership - this is the opportunity for you! We have 2 divisions of our organization (Landing Gear & Machine, Plating & Grinding) that are excitedly ready to BOOM with GROWTH, all we need is YOU! We enjoy the ability of working without all the red tape usually found in larger organizations and with the family-dynamic of enjoying those we work alongside.

If you are interested in throwing your hat in the ring of consideration - APPLY NOW! ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Establish clear mission and actionable performance plans cascaded throughout the team Integrate policies and procedures of the company within business unit operations Initiate, plan, execute, monitor, and review business project activities and ensure their completion within schedule and budget Ensure QC and QA measures are being upheld for their respective area/s and partner with Quality Director for continual improvements Establish production KPIs and conduct quality assessments for adherence Monitor daily operations and address potential issues as they arise; make necessary adjustments as needed P&L management; monitor financial data to recommend solutions that will improve profitability Coordinate with the HR department to ensure hiring plans meet unit personnel needs Take into account the needs of external and internal stakeholders and incorporate them into new strategic plans Build effective relationships with customers both internal and external to sustain revenues and profits (P2P) Responsible for training and mentoring staff, developing a collaborative work environment dedicated to creating an engaged team with opportunities for growth and development Analyze and explore market trends, identifying fresh opportunities and set the business unit’s strategies for promotional activities Requirements Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Manufacturing Operations or related field is desired. 7+ years in well-rounded and progressive production leadership experience in a complex MRO manufacturing environment; aviation/aerospace MRO industry a plus Dedicated change agent who is not afraid of diving to the water: Drive operations into customer centric focus Drastic improvement in performance output Develop and implement efficiency improvement initiatives and procedures Proven leader who will rally and motivate the team to drive change through a hands-on, production driven management approach Ability to work under pressure and within tight schedule constraints Demonstrable experience developing, implementing, and leading lean/continuous improvement strategies, processes and additional best-in-class manufacturing techniques to drive competitive advantage in quality, cost and schedule Proven success in achieving and maintaining OTD and TAT goals for the organization Benefits TAT Technologies Group is dedicated to providing an inclusive, fun, and unique workplace. We believe in acknowledging and appreciating the value of our team members.

One way we value our team is by providing a comprehensive and expansive benefits offering to include Major Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, 401K with company matching, STD, LTD, accidental coverages, EAP, and more. Insurance carriers vary based on location.

TAT Technologies Ltd


Greensboro, NC



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