Manager - Powerplant

Date: 27 May 2023

Location: Delhi

Company: TATA SIA Airlines Limited

Job Overview

Powerplant executive monitors the engine by gathering vital engine parameters and measures them for change in trend. The trend changes are based on their co-relation indicate potential issues with the engine. This enables in predicting engine failure and helps improve the engine durability and reliability.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review MOC report on a daily basis for Incidents/Defects/ Delays etc., for engine and APU related ATA systems and components and provide necessary technical inputs during daily morning meeting
  • Evaluate AD/SB/SL/SIL/AOT/OIT/other technical publications pertaining to Engines/APUs and provide inputs during monthly ADRM. Ensure timely compliance of the same
  • Prepare/Issue necessary Engineering Instructions or other documents required for compliance of above said documents
  • Keep track of all modifications being accomplished both On-wing and Off-wing
  • Liaison with Engine Manufacturers/OEMs to find short term / long term solutions to in-service problems
  • Supervise (if necessary) and review specialized/critical maintenance tasks such as special borescope, bore-blending etc
  • Control and monitor ECTM and other Powerplant health management program (As required) and initiate corrective actions as appropriate
  • Assist Line Maintenance Department by providing guidance for carrying out necessary troubleshooting, SB compliance, special maintenance procedures etc. as required
  • Analyze reliability data of components regularly and liaise with respective OEMs to provide relevant inputs for improvement in monthly reliability meeting
  • Prepare short term/long term engine removal plans
  • Co-ordinate with various departments to ensure smooth and timely export/Import of all Engines/APUs
  • Regular co-ordination with shops to ensure efficient TAT
  • Review of shop documents while induction Engine/APU back from shop visit for correctness/completeness and Back to birth trace of LLPs
  • Scrutiny of all engine related Monthly PBTH or shop invoices and process for payment by preparing PRF
  • Update data and track Dashboards with respective OEMs at least on Quarterly basis
  • Validation of all invoices raised by engine shop

  • Coordinate with various departments such as MCC, Line Maintenance, Planning, Engineering Purchase, stores etc to ensure smooth and timely completion of various scheduled/special maintenance activities
  • Review OEM Technical Instructions such as CESM / AOM etc. as required and apprise Certifying staff of various in-service problems & fixes through Engg. circular
  • Evaluate new maintenance equipment / GSE related to engines/APU
  • Review Engine/APU Health status and keep E&M management informed, prepared by Executive/Sr. Executive
  • Control and monitor Engine/APU watch list prepared by Executive/Sr. Executive
  • Coordinate with contracted AMOs for all matters related to Engine/APU/ shop visit
  • Control and monitor Engine/APU/Propeller stagger program prepared by Executive/Sr. Executive
  • Review and endorse AD / DGCA Mandatory Modification status for C of A / ARC and lease return (As applicable)
  • Attend the Daily Network Meeting to provide inputs related to Engine/APU after receipt of Inputs from Powerplant on-wing Team
  • Allocate, supervise & manage the work carried out by all Executives/Sr. Executives/Sr. Engineer in the powerplant cell
  • Initiate and Monitor special tasks/projects/retrofit programs
  • Shall collectively and actively participate in the Reliability analysis and provide inputs for continuous reliability improvement
  • Any other task assigned from time to time

Skills & Attributes

  • Proficiency in MS Office including MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Management skills: To resolve operational challenges & conflicts
  • Good working knowledge on ERP (AMOS preferred)

Work Experience

  • Minimum 15 years of aviation experience with minimum 7 years in Powerplant /Technical Services/Engineering function in any airline or similar experience with OEM


  • Degree in Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering/Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering
  • B1 License on any of Vistara Fleet (preferred) or similar fleet




All Vistara employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19