KAC170925070957 - Maintenance and Repair Project Manager

Organization: Kuwait Airways Job: Maintenance and Repair Project Manager
Division: Information Technology Employment Type: Full Time - Permanent
Last date of application: 2017-10-25 Country: Kuwait,

Job Description:

Kuwait Airways (KU: IATA, KAC: ICAO) is the official national carrier of the State of Kuwait.

Established in 1953 as a private company, the airline was initially 50 per cent owned by the Kuwaiti government. In 1962, the government assumed 100 per cent ownership, making it the longest serving, official state carrier operating from the Arabian Gulf Region.  Kuwait Airways employs over 4,800 people, and the head office is in the heart of Kuwait City, close to Kuwait International Airport (KWI).

The airline currently provides regular scheduled services to 36 international destinations in the Far East, Middle East, Europe and North America.  Kuwait Airways’ fleet of 23 aircraft currently consists of 5 x B777-300ER, 7 x A320-200CEO (completed delivery Q2 2015), 5 x A330s (completed delivery Q4 2015), 4 x A340-300, 9 x Boeing 777-200, and 1 x Boeing 747-400. Kuwait Airways will boast the youngest commercial airline fleet in the world.

Kuwait Airways is actively recruiting for an experienced MRO Project manager who has previous experience working with reputable airline.Your tasks will include but not be limited to:
  • Developing and maintaining a detailed project plan to track progress.
  • Working in a highly professional manner using standard Project Management methodology.
  • Leading and directing super users and end users to ensure the project meets business needs.
  • Identifying user training needs and manage user training programs with training school to ensure that training needs are met for go-live.
  • Strategizing with project owner(s), steering committee and business to facilitate business requirements and decision-making.
  • Securing acceptance and approval of deliverables and milestones.
  • Ensuring common focus and purpose within team.
  • Identifying risks and escalation.
  • Ensuring that the communication plan is documented, reviewed and adhered to.
  • Planning and managing user acceptance test (UAT) to ensure business requirements are met.
  • Responsible for regular status reporting and risk management to keep relevant stakeholders fully informed of progress and performance.


  1. Bachelor degree
  2. Multiple MRO implementations
  3. Project Management Certificate
  4. Different Aviation experience


  1. Team work
  2. Attention to detail
  3. Business Acumen
  4. Time Management

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