• Southwest Airlines Careers | Staff Engineer Job (Entry level experience) Dallas, TX

    Location Dallas, TX, USA

    Job Description

    Provides Engineering support and expertise to the Southwest Technical Operations organization, including specialized aircraft, engine, and component repairs, modifications, and troubleshooting accomplished on the Southwest fleet.

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Evaluate and process manufacturers service documents (Service Bulletins, Service Letters, etc.) and regulatory requirements (Airworthiness Directives, Notice of Proposed Rule Making, Code of Federal Regulations, etc.)

    • Participate in the development and substantiation of in-house repairs and modifications for implementation into the SWA maintenance program

    • Collaborate with other departments such as Planning, Supply Chain, Quality, Production and other Stakeholders for assigned projects to develop project implementation plans

    • Participate in troubleshooting and resolution of in-service issues

    • Participate in activities related to various types of cost/benefit analysis

    • Develop Engineering documentation to support resolution of in-service issues

    • Participate in activities related to OEM, Supplemental Type Certificate Holder, and PMA products

    • May perform other job duties as directed by Employees Leaders

    Job Requirements

    • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology, including applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various airline support services

    • Knowledge of design techniques and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, drawings, and models

    • Skilled in using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems

    • Ability to collect, organize, visualize, and assimilate data, including turning raw data into meaningful information, using data-oriented programs and visualization software

    • Skilled in Microsoft Office Suite

    • Ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong, however it does not necessarily involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem

    • Ability to communicate effectively via telephone as well as within group settings

    • Ability to work well with scheduled timelines

    • Required: High School Diploma or GED

    • Required: Bachelor of Science in an ABET accredited course of study in Engineering

    • (May have anticipated graduation date within 6 months from posting date)

    • Entry level experience, developing skills and knowledge in:

    • Airline/OEM/MRO Engineering

    • Ability to perform work duties from [limited space work station/desk/office area] for extended periods of time

    • Ability to communicate and interact with others in the English language to meet the demands of the job

    • Ability to use a computer and other office productivity tools with sufficient speed and accuracy to meet the demands of the job

    • Other Qualifications

    • Must maintain a well-groomed appearance per Company appearance standards as described in established guidelines

    • Must be a U.S. citizen or have authorization to work in the United States as defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986

    • Must be at least 18 years of age

    • Must be able to comply with Company attendance standards as described in established guidelines

    Job Details

    Company: Southwest Airlines

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Job Location: Dallas, Texas, United States

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