The Maintenance Controller maximize safe and compliant aircraft availability by coordinating with other functions in Mission Control on all maintenance related events and by managing aircraft maintenance through effective management of people, parts, processes and costs to execute seamless outcomes. A Maintenance Controller at Aeronux Airways must demonstrate a range of behavioral competencies to a high level and want to use these to the full extent when they work. This is as important as having a relevant level of quality experience of the job and content. We look for evidence of the job content, in addition to evidence of the below key behavioral competencies.

It is important to keep sight of not only what we are trying to achieve, but also how we would like to achieve it. We commit to maintaining a culture of Safety, Excellence, and Integrity, each of which we believe will result from living by the following Core Values:

  • Always Safety First
  • Serve from the heart
  • Love what you do
  • Improve something today
  • Seek first to understand
  • Deliver on commitments
  • Make the most of what you have
  • Make mistakes valuable
  • Have fun
  • Ask for help
  • Keep calm and press on

May perform other responsibilities as assigned. Responsibilities and duties may change when circumstances dictate (emergencies, changes in workload, rush jobs, technical developments, etc). 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maximize safe and compliant aircraft availability by managing all mechanical issues that may affect the daily operation of company aircraft (unplanned maintenance).
  • Coordinate with mechanics, contract vendors, OEM Service Centers and other Mission Control crew members to execute the best course of action to get the aircraft back into service.
  • Determine if discrepancies are eligible for deferral using the approved MEL/NEF guidelines.
  • Manage performance of on-duty lead maintenance technicians and/or maintenance technicians by assigning and managing work for safety, quality, effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Identify growth/development and performance improvement needs and coach effectively.
  • Participate in the selection, promotion and performance reviews, development planning and discipline of maintenance technicians and lead technicians develop talent and improve results and productivity.
  • MELs are cleared effectively, quickly and always before their due date by ordering the required part(s) and tracking MELs in the Aeronux Airways’ Electronic Tracking Program.
  • All maintenance activities and aircraft discrepancies are appropriately recorded and documented.
  • Chronic/repeat issues are lessened and aircraft availability is improved by correctly identifying the issues and creating processes and plans that effectively address them.

Behavioral Competencies:

  • Ability to work within a team-oriented, high-paced work environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills within a cross-functional team environment
  • Must be detail-oriented, with excellent organizational and task management skills

Functional Competencies:

  • Expertise in applicable Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR™s), General Operation Manuals, and MEL™s
  • Experience in the use of maintenance reference materials including Manufacturer's Maintenance Manuals, Structural Repair Manuals, Illustrated Parts Catalogs, Component Manuals, etc.
  • Must be proficient in spreadsheet, word documents and other office software.

Required Education & Experience:

  • 3 years Maintenance Controller experience
  • 5 Year industry experience (aircraft maintenance/technical operations) with a Part 121 or 135 operator
  • Current Passport

Preferred Education & Experience:

  • 5+ years Maintenance Controller experience

Basic Requirements:

  • Ability to work 10 or 12 hour shifts, nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Ability to travel on occasion if required. Intermittent physical activity including bending, reaching and prolonged periods of sitting. Ability to occasionally lift 5-20 pounds

Licenses Designations:

  • Violation free A & P Certificate required

 Job Location:

  • Marietta HQ

We Offer:

  • 10 days PTO per year, which increases with service
  • Excellent benefits offerings and 401k options.
  • Career development opportunities
  • A friendly, fun and exciting environment surrounded by some of the best in the industry
  • Company paid classroom and on the job training is provided along with a mentorship program.


  • US Citizen, Green Card Holder or Valid work Visa


  • Ability to speak a second language (preferably Spanish or French) a plus
  • Degree(s) in aviation management a plus

About Us:
Aeronux Airways is an award winning Inc 500 (ranked No. 6) a leading private aircraft management company and direct charter operator that delivers a transparent, owner-advocate approach to management creating valuable partnerships with private jet owners. Founded in 2011, the company is based in Georgia with corporate offices in north Atlanta. Through it strategic partners Aeronux manages a comprehensive fleet of aircraft from light to long-range heavy jets and a global network operating around the clock, 24-hours-a-day.

Company Culture:
Teamwork, culture, environment – Aeronux is driven to be the best in our industry – to change our industry by creating an environment where our team members can be their very best individually and collectively.

We've built a culture based on core values like teamwork, hard work, and empowerment. Aeronux fosters an environment of safety-first flight operations and service-first client relations. We believe our people are our greatest asset and we encourage contribution and collaboration. Utilizing the latest technologies interwoven with industry leading business practices ensures an environment of peak productivity and professionalism.

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