GAMA Aviation Signature, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wheels Up
Partners, is looking for a world-class Maintenance Controllers to
join our team of dedicated and passionate professionals, fueled by
the most powerful brand in private aviation, as we continue our
mission of democratizing the private aviation space through
cutting-edge technology and innovative product and service
We have immediate opportunities in:
- Cincinnati, Ohio
- Shelton, Connecticut
- Waukegan, Illinois
As a Maintenance Controller, you are responsible for ensuring
that aircraft within the GAMA operated fleet are maintained in
compliance with all regulatory requirements. You are responsible
for monitoring aircraft, initiating, and overseeing maintenance
events to ensure aircraft are returned to service in a timely and
effective manner. In an executive capacity, the Maintenance
Controller supervises the maintenance and/or alteration of GAMA
operated aircraft. As the delegate of the aircraft certificate
holder's Director of Maintenance (DOM), you will execute certain
designated functions of the DOM's office. You are responsible for
ensuring compliance with all company policies as outlined in the
Gama operating manual.
- Ensure all out-of-service for maintenance aircraft are repaired
in a timely manner.
- Assign maintenance personnel, including vendors, in the correct
performance of aircraft repairs and overseeing repair efforts as
well as maintaining communication on repair status.
- Create work packages for scheduled, unscheduled, and Line
- Coordinate with maintenance vendors to plan, execute, oversee,
and document maintenance events.
- Ensure all departments affected by a grounded aircraft are
aware of the status of the aircraft.
- Review aircraft records and tracking to ensure compliance with
- Work harmoniously with Maintenance Leadership, Flight
Operations, maintenance vendors, and all operational entities and
- Ensure proper documentation of the work performed on aircraft
prior to approval of the aircraft for return-to-service.
- Ensure required aircraft parts are obtained and shipped in a
- Valid and current Airframe and Powerplant Certificate
- Minimum of 5 years' relevant experience
Wheels Up Story
At Wheels Up, the leading private aviation company, we connect
flyers to private aircraft - and one another - to deliver
exceptional, personalized experiences - and we're building an
innovative marketplace to do so at scale. We are realizing our
vision of making private flying and the private flying lifestyle
accessible to millions of individuals, families, and businesses
around the world.
Today, Wheels Up is the trusted private aviation solution for
over 9,000 Members and Customers through our comprehensive suite of
product offerings. With the Wheels Up App, Members and Customers
can search, book, and fly on private from the world's largest
marketplace of safety-vetted and verified private aircraft planes,
totaling over 1,500, whenever they have a travel need.
Over the last two years, Wheels Up has grown significantly by
making several strategic acquisitions to accelerate our existing
growth. These acquisitions, in addition to entering a
groundbreaking partnership with Delta Air Lines has enabled us to
provide unparalled experiences across private and commercial air
In February 2021, Wheels Up entered into a merger agreement with
a Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) called Aspirational
Consumer Lifestyle Corp., in order to become a publicly traded
company. At that time, Wheels Up was appraised at an enterprise
valuation north of $2B
Come join Wheels Up - One of the fastest-growing and most
innovative private aviation companies in the industry!