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Employment type: Permanent

Employment basis: Full Time

Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits

Standard Hours:  40 hours per week, Flexi Start working pattern

Closing date: 28 Feb 18


Job Description

To support the Depth Manager & Supervisors in ensuring that aircraft maintenance, repair and modification activities are completed to the required standards in accordance with the Company procedures and Regulatory airworthiness, design and quality requirements. To meet the agreed company/customer requirements and programme plan.


Work to company deadlines, as instructed by management, and carry out Base and Line maintenance in accordance with the latest approved technical data within the policies and procedures as laid down by the Company, as varied from time to time. Work to achieve optimum productivity both individually and within the team.


Primary tasks

Main tasks will include but are not limited to:

Carry out aircraft maintenance, repair and modification activities, either at home base or deployed.

Completion of aircraft documentation and work pack records in accordance with current procedures and practices and that all entries are clear, concise and correct.

Ensure that your work is properly and accurately recorded on the company’s electronic work recording system such that any data is maintained to the highest standards and can be properly utilised for job recording.


Key skills and attributes:

Communication: Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills with ability to retain composure and flexibility under pressure

Computer Skills: Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and outlook

Organisation: Ability to multi-task and to determine and manage priorities to meet multiple deadlines

Team Working: Effective in a team and as an individual. Precise, accurate and meticulousness. Reliable, pro-active and self-confident.


Minimum qualifications requirements:

Recognised aviation apprenticeship or Military equivalent

5 GCSE grade C or above including Maths and English

Level 2 qualifications in literacy and numeracy (equivalent to Grade C GCSE)

 A City & Guilds, BTEC or NVQ Level 3 in Aircraft Engineering

Hold a recognised Human Factors certificate

Required experience:

Working in a similar role on light utility, unpressurised aircraft

Fault identification, isolation and rectification.

Sheet metal work and airframe riveting

Working on light turbo-prop fixed wing aircraft (desirable)

Working on surveillance / role equipped aircraft (desirable)


Any offer of employment will be conditional, subject to the successful completion of the Company’s Security Clearance process.  This will be arranged by the Company on the candidate’s behalf.  


If you wish to apply for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter demonstrating your suitability for the role, to by the closing date.


Interviews will be held week commencing 2 March 18.


Due to the high number of applicants we receive, unfortunately we are unable to respond to all applications. As such, if you have not received a response from us within 3 weeks of submitting your application, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.


We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time if there is a high level of applications, we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.