Posted on 2021-10-11
Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd

Planning Engineer (Maintenance Programme & Implementation)

Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd

Reports to: Maintenance Programme & Implementation Manager
Department: Engineering (ENG)

Role Introduction

Responsible for delivering a compliant and effective up to date Maintenance Program and correctly setup within the Maintenance & Engineering system, and a cost efficient maintenance packaging that is aligned to the Maintenance Philosophy while retaining maximum value in terms of aircraft, stability and availability.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinating and project-manage amongst various key internal and external stakeholder to ensure business readiness and timely incorporation of the new and revised ICA document including OEM maintenance document to maintain an effective and an up to date Aircraft Maintenance Schedule to deliver a safe, complaint and reliable aircraft
  • Ensuring all applicable maintenance requirements are accurately and effectively control in the relevant systems to safeguard continuous compliance
  • Liaising with key stakeholders and implement the structure process including regular review of NRC to verify the effectiveness of the maintenance requirement in the AMS
  • Delivering optimised maintenance packaging concept to best fit the operations of the airline
  • Participating and representing the airline in ISC, MWG, MRB, and other related working groups to contribute the development of maintenance programme and voice out the concern of the airline


  • Engineering degree or Aircraft Maintenance Licence is preferred
  • Typically 4 years of relevant experience, preferably in aspects of aircraft maintenance programme management or maintenance planning
  • Experience in delivering business process improvement
  • Ability to build strong and effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Good knowledge of Cathay Pacific maintenance and engineering systems preferable
  • Candidates with less relevant experience may be considered for Associate Planning Engineer

Application deadline: 19 October 2021 

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Please note that with effect from 1 December 2021, all employees must be vaccinated in order to access Cathay City and all other Cathay Group Company premises in Hong Kong. Consideration will be given to those who are unable to get vaccinated for valid medical reasons.

More job information
Job Function
  • Lantau
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 4 years - 8 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • N/A
  • 5-day week
  • Insurance plan
  • Medical plan