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JetBlue Airways Corp. Specialist Materials in Jamaica, New York

Position Summary

The Material Specialist maintains the warehouse and stores stock with the Aircraft Maintenance Department in all Materiel Operations to ensure adequate supply of materials.

Essential Responsibilities

Perform data entry into the computer inventory system to include locating, issuing, receiving, and shipping of materials.

Load aircraft tires, brakes, and related aircraft parts and materials.

Perform inventory audits, inspections, and reconciliations of materials based on direction from leadership.

Monitor and update stock items, minimum and maximum stock levels, and coordinates stock level adjustments with Aircraft Maintenance, Purchasing, and/or other departments within the Company.

Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Experience and Qualifications

High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) Diploma

Pass and maintain rating and be able to drive forklifts (4 (four) K to 18 (eighteen) K) tugs, trucks, and other vehicles

Ability to use handheld two way radios, headsets and/or phone

Ability to work flexible shifts, travel and/or work variable hours including holiday and weekends.

Successfully pass the Materials and General Maintenance Manual (GMM) training courses

Successfully pass Hazmat Awareness course

Must be able to acquire and maintain a valid Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) Badge for all Blue Materiel cities.

Strong interpersonal and listening skills

Complete fluency in written and spoken English

Depending on location, may need to acquire and maintain a United States Customs Clearance

Available for overnight travel (50%)

Depending on location you may be required to pass an International Air Transport Association (IATA) orDepartment of Transportation (DOT) approved Hazardous Materiel Training Course and maintain recurrent training of the course

Possess and maintain a valid Driver License and a driving record that meets JetBlue Airways' insurance standards

Valid travel documents with the ability to travel in and out of the United States

Pass a ten (10) year background check and pre-employment drug test

Legally eligible to work in the country in which the position is located

Preferred Experience and Qualifications

Associate's Degree in aviation, finance, business or related discipline

One (1) year warehouse experience

Crewmember Expectations:

Available to respond on short-notice

Regular attendance and punctuality

Well groomed and able to maintain a professional appearance

When working or traveling on JetBlue flights, and if time permits, all capable crewmembers are asked to assist with light cleaning of the aircraft

Must be appropriate organizational fit for the JetBlue culture, that is, exhibit the JetBlue values of Safety, Caring, Integrity, Passion and Fun

Promote JetBlue's \#1 value of safety as a Safety Ambassador, supporting JetBlue's Safety Management System (SMS) components, Safety Policy and behavioral standards

Identify safety concerns, issues, incidents or hazards that should be reported and report them whenever possible and by any means necessary including JetBlue's confidential reporting systems (Aviation Safety Action Program (ASAP) or Safety Action Report(SAR))

Adhering to all applicable laws, regulations (FAA, OSHA, DOT, etc.) and Company policies, procedures and risk controls

Upholding JetBlue's safety performance metric goals and understanding how they relate to their duties and responsibilities


Computer and other office equipment

Inventory Control System, i.e. TRAX

All types of Ground Support Equipment: trucks, tugs, box truck, forklifts, (all types up to 35K)

Packing Machine equipment

Small and large weighing scales

Part storage system equipment

Other equipment when needed in support of logistics and aircraft support

Work Environment:

Work may be outdoors with seasonal weather

Able to work irregular shifts (i.e, midnight, days, weekends, and holidays)

Work outdoors on the aircraft ramp side and/or the hangar with elevated noise levels

Elevated noise levels in terminal area and outdoor conditions

On call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in support of the stations for which they hold responsibilities

Physical Effort:

Position requires strenuous physical work. Heavy lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to 100 pounds occasionally and/or up to 50 pounds frequently. (Heavy)

JetBlue Airways Corp. is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability status, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by law. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.