Production Manager

Would you like to lead and inspire a team of up to 100 colleagues to provide a safe and high quality production services for LTLGS and its customers?

If so, we have a perfect offer for you! Apply now!



  • Location


  • Employment level

    Direct entry

  • Function


  • Working time

    Full time

  • Salary

    From £52,000

Your main tasks include, among others:

  • Accountability for the team/s Health & Safety, Environmental and Quality standards as laid down by nominated authorities and corporate/company procedures
  • Challenge the team to continuously strive for higher standards and to exceed defined targets
  • Challenge business decisions professionally and pragmatically to ensure understanding
  • Interpret and ensure clarity of business decisions within your team
  • Be authentic, use rational thinking and data where appropriate to support change
  • Leadership style that empowers people to raise safety/ethics concerns, which at all times are immediately addressed, communicated, and dealt with transparently
  • Coach and develop team members and encourage self-managing work groups


* All other duties as assigned or required

We are one of the three landing gear maintenance facilities within the LHT network.

Situated close to Heathrow airport, the 13,400 square meters shop is fully equipped with machinery for all aircraft undercarriage related work, including machining, bush manufacturing, plating shops and is capable to accommodate any common landing gear type. 

Join our Team in Lufthansa Technik Landing Gear Services UK!

What characterizes us as a team is our diversity, mutual assistance, and human approach. Take Off with Lufthansa Technik Landing Gear Services UK!

The ideal Production Manager should meet the following requirements:

  • Degree relatable to engineering or;
  • HNC/HND (or equivalent) preferably in an engineering or aircraft maintenance discipline or;
  • A management or business qualification or;
  • Demonstrable equivalent experience leading technical teams
  • Evidence of people management experience within a operational, unionised environment
  • Proven experience in performance management
  • Coached and identified development areas for self and teams
  • Broad-based knowledge of aviation regulatory requirements
  • Extensive experience in budgetary issues, business measures, report and business case writing skills
  • Must possess a legal work permit in the UK
  • Must be willing to work shifts
About Lufthansa Technik Landing Gear Services UK

Lufthansa Technik Landing Gear Services is part of the Lufthansa Technik Group - the world's leading provider of maintenance, repair and overhaul services as well as modifications to the civil aviation industry. With tailor-made maintenance programs and advanced repair techniques, we ensure the reliability and availability of our customers' aircraft fleets. We are independent of aircraft manufacturers and licensed internationally as a repair, manufacturing and development organization. With more than 26,000 employees and over 30 international subsidiaries, the Lufthansa Technik Group offers a full range of services in the fields of maintenance, overhaul, component support, engines, landing gears, VIP services, innovation and digital fleet solutions to around 800 customers worldwide. Lufthansa Technik Landing Gear Services is located in London and has over 300 employees. Our success is built on our people who are fundamental to our organization.
Lufthansa Group