Material Planning Engineer

  • Full-time
  • Engineering and Planning
  • Riga, Latvia


We are an EU-based Airline Company with headquarters in Riga (Latvia), Tallinn (Estonia), and Lija (Malta).

SmartLynx Airlines specializes in full-service ACMI aircraft lease services and is an acknowledged ACMI, cargo, and charter provider in the EU on Airbus A320, A321, and A330 aircraft. 

From year to year we are growing - in fleet size, block hours, team members, and a number of awards.

SmartLynx Airlines is a proud owner of the 2019 Best Employer in Latvia in the Transportation Sector award.

 We are looking for new colleagues from all over the world. We offer a highly attractive relocation package to one of our headquarters or alternatively working from anywhere in the world with occasional travel to visit your Team in one of our headquarters. 


  • Coordinate Material requirement of all scheduled maintenance to Logistics team;
  • Performs parts requisitioning in the system and submit requests to maintain an inventory of Rotatable/Repairable components;
  • Analyzes and identifies additional Rotatable/Repairable component requirements for the SmartLynx fleet;
  • Maintains optimum level of Class C inventory (i.e. consumables, expendables, and raw materials) by determining the appropriate safety stock, setting the correct re-order level, and validating reorder requisition generated from Warehouse;
  • Recommends and analyzes items to be carried in stock, parts for initial provisioning for aircraft, engines, components, and shop servicing supplies, and prepares timely requisition of such to ensure availability;
  • Reviews status of stock parts; coordinates replenishment and ensuring safety stock level is maintained at all times;
  • Ensure the optimum level of Rotatable and Reparable Inventory at all times;
  • Updates component changes in the system;
  • Monitor KPI for Time Controlled Components/ Hard Time Components;
  • Reviews the disposal of expired materials provided by the storekeeper to clean up the inventory and decrease holdings;
  • Follow-up on delivery and changes in priorities, if and when orders are changed from one priority to another.


  • At least 2 years aviation experience ;
  • Graduate of Degree in Aeronautical/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent;
  • Show competence to prove sufficient knowledge to interpret maintenance requirements into maintenance tasks;
  • Good knowledge of EASA rules and regulations, Part-145 and Part-M;
  • Good knowledge of the English language;
  • Good knowledge and experience in operating computer software programs and handling computer data and information.


  • Opportunity to work with aviation experts;
  • Advantage of working in developing, international aviation company with friendly, modern and comfortable work atmosphere;
  • Fully paid lunch in the office during lunch hours;
  • Mobile phone and coverage;
  • Advanced health insurance;
  • Aviation industry related benefits;
  • Corporate & Social events;
  • Professional and personal development opportunities while working in a fast-developing multicultural environment.