B1 Aircraft Engineer (M/F)

  • Company : MatchTech
  • Localisation : Bedfordshire, Bedford - UK - East Midlands
  • Position : B1 Aircraft Engineer
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-11-14
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Job Description

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for all aspects of airframe / engines and mechanical systems engineering, under the supervision and control of the Chief Aircraft Engineer
  • Supervision of assigned resource on licenced aircraft as required, and in support of the work plan agreed with the Chief Aircraft Engineer
  • Working closely with the Chief Aircraft Engineer regarding communication of ongoing tasks, highlighting any areas of concern, risk, etc.
  • Implementation of all mechanical engineering activities on aircraft, including servicing, modification and fault rectification, as assigned by the Chief Aircraft Engineer
  • Responsible for inspection duties associated with EASA Part 145 approvals
  • Control of work packs issued and ensure compliance to technical documents, records and electronic data
  • Control of all aircraft and equipment movements within the Hangar and apron areas, as assigned by the Chief Aircraft Engineer
  • Responsible for delivering the required technical solution to meet schedule and head count budgets agreed in the statement of work
  • Responsible for assigned mechanical parts manufacture under the company\'s Part 145 and 21G approvals
  • Issuing EASA Form 1\'s and CRS\'s (Part 145)
  • Completing critical and vital point inspections
  • Mentor and train new staff and trainee engineers on maintenance techniques and principles within your regulatory permissions
  • To undertake any other duties and responsibilities as may be required by the Line Manager


  • Aviation engineering background
  • Basic Aircraft engineering training or apprenticeship
  • Aeronautical engineering certificate or equivalent
  • Hold EASA PART 66 AMEL with type ratings applicable to company PART 145 approvals

Knowledge and Experience:

  • In depth Knowledge of British and European Airworthiness Requirements (CAA/EASA including part 145 maintenance Organisations, AS/EN 9100 and BCAR A8-23).
  • Knowledge of aircraft maintenance procedures and awareness of human factors in relation to aircraft maintenance
  • Fundamental knowledge and practical experience of technical libraries and data control
  • Experience and currency on BAe146 and/or Jetstream 31 preferable.
  • Experience on Twin Turbo Prop aircraft, over 5700Kg, preferable

Skills and Personal Qualities:

  • Excellent written skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Ability to exercise initiative and make sound practical decisions
  • Effective team player
  • Ability to meet deadlines and priority tasks

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

Required profile

aerospace, B1, licensed engineer, aircraft engineer, easa, part 66, twin prop, BAe 146, Jetstream
  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 5 to 10 years
  • Salary : £45000 - £50000 per annum
  • References : EMP403271_1510659415
  • Activity area : Aerospace Engineering
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