B2 Licensed Aircraft Engineer
Chelmsford, Essex, England
Sector: Aviation / Engineering
Job Title: B2 Licensed Aircraft Engineer
Location: Stanstead Airport
Salary £42,869 basic plus type payment
Contact: Gemma Le-Surf Apply
B2 Licensed Aircraft Engineer, Stanstead
Monday - Friday, Days, 42 hours per week
Our client are a widely recognised leading company in the General (Private) Aviation industry. They are committed to employing the very best individuals who can demonstrate and deliver the very highest level of customer service. They are currently recruiting for a B2 Licensed Aircraft Engineer based at Stanstead Airport.
Job Responsibilities for the B2 Licensed Engineer based at Stanstead Airport are:
Working Monday - Friday to provide additional support to the shifts, the Engineer will be actively involved in line and base maintenance activities at our Stansted base, as required in accordance with company procedures and under Part 145, and as delegated by the Supervisors and Senior Managers.
As part of a wider team, the Engineer will carry out and certify aircraft maintenance within the limits of their approval maintaining the standards of aircraft maintenance; is responsible for overseeing the work on aircraft by our Mechanics and non-certifying engineers, ensuring this is carried out in a safe and correct manner to company procedures and standards.
The post is a hand's on role and will require that the incumbent actively takes part in the aircraft maintenance. It would be beneficial if the successful person has a good experience involving scheduled maintenance, overseeing checks etc.
Due to the nature of Corporate / Private Aviation, the engineer will ensure that any enquiries from customers / crew are dealt with professionally and either deal with the request directly and /or liaise with the relevant internal departments to ensure that these are managed through to completion, providing regular feedback acting when necessary as first point of contact.
The engineer will actively be involved in both line and base maintenance and will have a pro-active and flexible approach and will at times be expected to work away from base.
Job responsibilities include but are not limited to;
* Ensure that the aircraft documentation is completed in accordance with the company procedures.
* Ensure the hangar hand over book is completed daily.
* Audits of the Hangar and Facilities in accordance with Company Procedure as requested by Hangar Supervisor.
* Assist with planning scheduled maintenance.
* Inspire and lead the non-certifying staff ensuring they are motivated and encouraged to full satisfy their responsibilities.
HOURS OF WORK
The working hours will be 42 per week to be worked in accordance with the needs of the business. You are expected to work flexibly, as the needs of the business require. The responsibilities of this role demand that the jobholder holds a B2 Licence (EASA Part 66 License).
The role is Monday to Friday as follows:-
Monday - Thursday, 08:00 to 17:00 and Friday, 08:00 to 16:30
Overtime as and when required is agreed with the Base Maintenance Manager in advance for which you will receive the option of payment at the appropriate overtime rate or lieu time.
Additionally, the individual must have held a Full UK Driving License (held for a minimum of six months) and have a 5 year checkable history in order to obtain an airport ID pass.
Benefits include 22 days holiday increasing to 27 days after 5 years' service, Holiday Purchase Scheme, Happy Birthday Day, Contributory Company Pension, Staff Discount, Healthcare Scheme and Onsite Parking.
Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided.
- £ 42000 - 45000 Per year
- Full time
- Eurocopter EC 155
- EASA Part 66 - B2
Posted 4 Sep 2017
Closes 4 Oct 2017
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