Aviation Security Manager (m/f/x) DHL Express

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Aviation Security Manager (m/f/x)

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European Air Transport Leipzig GmbH (EAT) is a subsidiary of Deutsche Post DHL Group. It is an aircraft maintenance company as well as a cargo airline. The fleet of EAT Leipzig consists of 34 aircraft, including Airbus A300-600, A330-200 and Boeing 757. At present, destinations in Europe, Africa, North America and the Middle East are approached. The company currently employs approximately 940 staff at its bases at Leipzig/Halle airport and in Brussels. 


The Aviation Security Manager (m/f/x) at European Air Transport is responsible for implementation, alignment and monitoring of all national and international security requirements (e.g. Reg. (EG) 300/2008, Aviation Security Act) at DHL AIR HUB Leipzig. The Aviation Security Manager (m/f/x) leads and develops a team of experts and professionals based on our CIM 21st Century Manager methodology. In detail, this means:

  • Responsibility for the management of departments assigned by the Airline Aviation Security Manager
  • Implementation and maintaining of the Air Carrier Security Program
  • Representation of our airline towards relevant authorities
  • Execution and Development of a management system that ensures supervision and control of functions and activities within the scope of aviation security in accordance with regulatory requirements, IOSA standards and recommend practices
  • Initiation and implementation of aircraft security measures in order to effectively prevent any unauthorized access or introduction of prohibited articles to the Aircrafts
  • Indemnification of compliance monitoring and KPI set up within the field of aviation security and monitoring of implemented security procedures together with the evaluation of their effectiveness


  • Completed degree program and several years of relevant professional work experience or equivalent education through extensive working experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the international regulatory framework plus European and German legislative and other statutory requirements regarding security
  • Ability to liaise with legal, commercial, operational departments to implement projects
  • Professional experience in communication technology, electrical engineering or safety engineering
  • German on a native speaker level is a requirement
  • Business fluent English knowledge
  • Strong interpersonal and people management skills
  • Interpersonal skills, effective communication style
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure 


  • Working for DHL Express - the world´s leading express services provider
  • An exciting and challenging task in an international working environment with tangible corporate culture
  • Modern facilities with growing structures
  • A motivated Management Team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Working at a Great Place to Work® for the most awarded TOP Employer 2020 worldwide
  • Company bicycle leasing program
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We look forward to receiving your application via our online system. Your contact person is Mrs. Holstein. If you need any other information, please contact her by calling +49 341 4499 1758.

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