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Engineering Tooling Coordinator

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About us:

Prestwick Aircraft Maintenance (PAM) Ireland Ltd is Ryanair’s first heavy maintenance facility in Ireland.  Established in 2022 the company supports the maintenance of Ryanair’s growing Boeing 737 NG and MAX fleet and is located in a 3-bay hangar in Shannon, Co. Clare.  The facility employs highly skilled aircraft engineers, mechanics, and support staff.

The Opportunity:

PAM Ireland has an opportunity for an Engineering Tooling Coordinator to join our growing team in Hangar 5. Reporting to the Base Maintenance Manager while also having a secondary reporting line to the Engineering Tooling Manager the successful candidate will play an essential part in safely maintaining a fleet of over 450 aircraft for one of the world’s largest and most successful airlines.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:

·         Responsible for managing the logistics and maintaining overall control of tooling across PAM Ireland.

·         Manage the tooling stock requirements and levels within PAM Shannon and provide full support to the Base Maintenance Manager.

·         Working closely with Line Maintenance Tooling team, the Engineering Tooling Coordinator will ensure tooling is serviceable, calibrated, and ready to be used by the Engineering teams.

·         Managing the movement of tooling within the network to guarantee a well-organised and efficient operation.

·         Follow up on open repair orders with the company’s approved repair and calibration vendors. 

·         Assist in proposing and setting up new vendors with additional capabilities.

·         Influence and justify new tooling purchases based on the requirements of the facility.


Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • A strong mechanical aptitude with a background in tooling is desirable.
  • Familiarity with inventory control / logistics is advantageous.
  • Demonstrate exceptional organisation skills and the capability to manage a diverse range of responsibilities within a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work independently with a sound sense of judgement.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong working relationships with key stakeholders.
  • High standard of computer literacy and skilled mathematical abilities.
  • A strong understanding of Quality systems and why they are needed.

In order be considered for this position candidates must have an unrestricted right to live and work in Ireland.


What we offer:

This newly created role offers a competitive salary and friendly working environment with the opportunity to grow and develop your career within the aviation industry. 

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