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Executive & Operations jobs in Aviation

​Rishworth Aviation proudly supports our clients with staffing at all levels of the organization.

No organization rises to the top, and stays there, with the right leadership. As global aviation recovery gains momentum in 2024 and beyond, people who have the skills and experience to lead and manage growth will remain in demand.

Executive & Operations Jobs currently available:

Business Development Manager - EMEA

We are currently looking for a Business Development Manager for our Europe, Middle East, and Africa region. The role of Business Development Manager EMEA is to predominately drive business revenue growth in the EMEA region, working closely with the Global Sales Director. View Job Requirements>>

Sales FAA Part 135 Charter (US based)

We are currently looking to hire a skilled and experienced charter sales professional to join our team. The role involves managing existing client relationships, including aircraft owners, acquiring new charter customers (both retail clients and air charter brokers), and overseeing all private and charter flight logistics. View Job Requirements>>

Senior Production Manager

Our client is a renowned Engine MRO in Malaysia with a production line specializing in the maintenance and overhaul of engine parts. They are currently looking for a Senior Production Manager, whom will be directly responsible to the Chief Operating Officer and is in charge of the first half of the production line. This position will be based in Malaysia, and relocation will be required. Visas will be provided for the right candidates.View Job Requirements>>

Senior Engineering Manager

Our client is a renowned Engine MRO in Malaysia with a production line specializing on the maintenance and overhaul of engine parts. They are currently looking for a Senior Engineering Manager, whom will be directly responsible to the Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for all aspects of engineering & technical support across product, process, and project engineering. View Job Requirements>>

Contact Us

Does your organization require executive staffing services? We are here to help. ​​​

Lewis Purcell
Managing Director

+65 9617 8925
lewis.purcell@rishworthaviation.com
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Lewis brings a wealth of aviation experience within the APAC market, having worked with major aviation companies in Australia and Singapore over the past two decades to provide resourcing solutions. He has a deep understanding of staffing and resourcing solutions across flight crew, maintenance crew, C-suite, and other operational roles.

Executive Candidate Testimonial

“I recently was contacted by the Rishworth Aviation team about an opportunity. From the outset the team approach was industry leading, discreet, and very professional. They provided the information I needed to assess the opportunity and they followed up continually leading me through the process. A very good experience indeed. It was first class platinum service all the way!”

- Head of MRO, Asia-Pacific

"Working with Duke from Rishworth Aviation as a candidate provided me a great experience, from day 1 the constant communication despite the 10h time zones difference, was seamless. Duke was constantly on top of the client, delivering daily updates on the recruiting process till CEBU offered the job. It's been a pleasure and I highly recommend Rishworth and particularly Duke if you are looking for a new job in the aviation business."
-Miguel Angel Martin Recio, Crew Operations Director

Latest Executive & Operations Jobs.

Senior Production Manager

Our client is a renowned Engine MRO in Malaysia with a production line specializing on the maintenance and overhaul of engine parts.  They are currently looking for a Senior Production Manager, whom will be directly responsible to the Chief Operating Officer and is in-charge of the first half of the production line. This position will be based in Malaysia, and relocation will be required. Visas will be provided for the right candidates. Job Responsibilities Take accountability for the first half of the production line (Cleaning, Inspection, HPC) while working closely with the other Senior Production Manager managing the other half of the line. Oversee the entire production process and coordinate all activities to ensure adequate resources are on hand. Accountable to estimate, plan and maintain production costs and prepare budgets to ensure workflow meets required deadlines. Heavily focused on continuous improvement and change management whilst always adhering to the quality control measures in place. Manage the complete scope of overhaul and repair work which includes setting appropriate goals and KPI for production in accordance with company strategic plan. Plan and prepare investment and operation planning and/or budgets for production department in cooperation with Engineering. Optimize repair and process procedures in cooperation with Engineering in accordance with approved maintenance data. Strategic and technological development of the department under consideration of technological industry standard. Mentor and guide the employees within the organization to operate to the highest standard. Job Requirements Degree in Aerospace Engineering or Production Engineering with at least 10 years working experience in an aerospace MRO production line in which at least 5 years consists of operational leadership experience. Proven skill and knowledge of implementation new or extended capacities of automation machinery with extended knowledge on Aircraft Engine Components / Parts Repair based on approved maintenance data. Additional knowledge on Preventive maintenance, Predictive Maintenance (condition monitoring) and TPM (Total Productivity Maintenance), Non-Destructive Testing processes (preferably related to aircraft engine components/parts repair) is necessary for the role as well. Good knowledge in standard repair processes i.e. Surface treatment, Pulse and TIG welding, Metal spray, shot peening, heat treatment and adaptive processing welding / milling Extended knowledge in Aircraft Engine OEM Manual procedures. Proven understanding of manufacturing methodology, lean production, kaizen, problem solving, and CIP processes. Please APPLY NOW if you are interested with your latest up-to-date CV. Do note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

  • Malaysia

Business Development Manager - EMEA

Rishworth Aviation is currently seeking a Business Development Manager for our Europe, Middle East, and Africa region. For 35 years over 100 airlines and aviation companies have trusted us to recruit and resource their operations with the right staff and engagement models. Whether building long term talent pipelines, developing bespoke staffing models, or managing one-off projects, the team at Rishworth Aviation are ready to deploy our global staffing expertise. Rishworth Aviation is part of the Empresaria Group plc, with a database of over 1 million candidates globally. The role of Business Development Manager EMEA is to predominately drive business revenue growth in the EMEA region, working closely with the Global Sales Director. Rishworth Aviation core products including recruitment solutions and contract provision of Flight Crew, Engineering and Maintenance, Executive, and Recruitment Process Outsourcing to the Airline and Aviation industry.   Rishworth Aviation have a European office in Stockholm, Sweden however the position is able to be based anywhere within the region. Minimum requirements including Aviation, Airline, or Aerospace industry experience;  A sales hunter mindset, able to self motivate and drive development of client opportunities Experience working across multiple cultures Commercially savvy, with the ability to provide solutions internally and to clients; Flexibility to travel and work across multiple time zones Right to live and work within the EMEA region If you meet the above criteria and are interested in the role, then please apply below.   

  • Europe
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