Announces Promotion of Charles Brooks to 2nd Shift Manager (ALN)
West Star is pleased to announce the promotion of Charles Brooks to 2nd Shift Manager at their East Alton, IL (ALN) facility.
Charles started in aviation in 2005 and has held positions at Hawker Beechcraft. and Dassault Falcon Jet prior to taking a position with West Star Aviation in 2016. While at West Star Aviation, Charles has held both Technician and Lead positions.
In this new role, Charles will be responsible for partnering with day-shift Program Managers to identify, plan and supervise second-shift turnover across varying disciplines (maintenance, modifications and support). Primarily focusing on safety of employees and aircraft along with quality workmanship to include compliance with customer specifications, company procedures and FAA regulations.
“Charles has shown great leadership skills and will be a tremendous asset to the team, as well as providing the best experience and expertise to our valued customers,” Brain Bauwens, General Manager (ALN).
“I am looking forward to my new role as West Star’s 2nd shift manager, working with my coworkers to build an even greater 2nd shift than it already is,” said Brooks, 2nd Shift Manager (ALN).