Chief Inspector at Air Peace

Air Peace

Job Title: Chief Inspector

Location: Lagos
Department: Engineering & Maintenance
Reports to: Technical Director of Engineering

Role Description

  • Plans, directs and executes inspection standards to ensure the workmanship, material and procedures of maintenance activities complying with Air Peace and regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Supervises maintenance inspection activity for the department, ensuring that all personnel performing required inspections (RII) are properly qualified, trained, and authorized in accordance with Company procedure.
  • Establishes that calibrated tools used in the accomplishment of maintenance is in suitable condition and have been calibrated within the established time period.
  • Ensures there are no defective, non-conforming or un-airworthy parts installed in any component or aircraft released to service.
  • Establish standards and procedures for maintenance inspection system.
  • Communicates with the head of maintenance and CAA as applicable to business requirements and the progress status of the aircraft inspections.
  • Monthly/quarterly planning of resources, training, and activities of quality control team.
  • Resolve quality control issues relating to administration, staff escalations and deviations.
  • Ensure that maintenance tasks are recorded accurately and signed for in order to maintain correct and up-to-date aircraft history /data.
  • Escalate issues relating to improvement of policies and procedures. -Report incidents/accident occurrences as per company procedures. -Adhering to the company safety, health, and environmental policy.
  • Assist with initial indoctrination training of new hires as requested.
  • Supervise and develop quality control inspectors for improved competency/ efficiency.

Key Performance Indicators

  • Quality of aircraft maintenance.
  • 95% aircraft availability.
  • 98% aircraft technical dispatch reliability.
  • Number of incidents/accidents.
  • Optimal material and resource usage.
  • Team Development.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Diploma / Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Mechanical / Electrical / Aeronautical / Instrumentation).
  • At least 10 years aircraft maintenance experience, 3 years of which should be as a Senior engineer/Supervisor.
  • Basic License (B1/B2) plus approval on either B737 Classic, Embraer 195-E2, Embraer 145 or B777 aircraft type.
  • Three years of aviation inspection experience.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Specialist knowledge of aircraft systems.
  • Specialist knowledge of aviation legislation/regulations.
  • Proficiency in computer applications and MRO system.
  • Ability to interpret technical data.
  • People management.
  • Specialist knowledge of industrial safety standards.
  • Human factors application.


  • Proven integrity, transparency and accountability traits.
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks without compromising quality.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills.
  • Analytical thinking.
  • Leadership quality.
  • Customer service orientation.

Application Closing Date
31st December, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note: Only qualified candidates will be shortlist

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