Aircraft Technician – Line Maintenance

Job Description

Job Purpose

Responsible for carrying out maintenance tasks on Emirates and third-party aircraft components in accordance with company procedures and regulations. The Aircraft Technician works as part of a team under the direction and guidance of the assigned Licensed Aircraft Engineer within the appropriate trade/cross-trade disciplines for which they have been trained

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Job Outline:

– Carry out routine aircraft/engine/component servicing/ maintenance and/or approved structural repairs compliant to manufacturers’ procedures whilst observing all safety procedures for fluid replenishment, aircraft refueling, and aircraft systems charging/servicing as required.

– Complete any component replacement and other maintenance activities as directed by the immediate Supervisor. This will include the ability to obtain and understand Aircraft Maintenance Manual (AMM), Illustrated Parts catalog (IPC), Component Maintenance Manual (CMM), or other approved documentation required to carry out the task.

– Assist Licensed Aircraft Engineers in troubleshooting, defect rectifications, and carrying out modifications while also performing instructions contained in the job card.

– Participate and promote creating a safety culture in an effort to minimize accidents and highlight any deficiencies/failures that can lead to such accidents. Ensure all work locations are kept clean and maintain excellent housekeeping. This includes being aware of and communicating safety shortfalls. Maintain vigilance in ensuring work areas (including the ramp), vehicle stands, and lockers are free of FOD and that toolboxes are regularly audited, maintained, and kept clean.

– Responsible to maintain knowledge of airport safety regulations including holding and maintaining an Airport Driving Permit. Should be fully conversant and compliant with airport maneuvering area requirements.

– Be responsible for managing performance by working closely with the supervisor on performance management processes, using the MyBC system to agree on development plans including training and development requirements.

– Ensure prompt attendance to all allocated tasks with the intent to maximize ground time and avoid operational delays/disruptions. This includes obtaining an aircraft/component status brief from a Licensed Aircraft Engineer (LAE), reports, and preparing work accordingly. Communicate any aircraft/ component/ structural defects to the LAE in a timely manner and ensure relevant information is during shift handovers.

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Qualifications & Experience

Engineering.Other :

5+ Years Vocational or Diploma (12+2 or equivalent):

Knowledge/skills:

National Diploma/Higher National Diploma (12+2 or equivalent) or Apprenticeship in Mechanical, Electronic, Avionics, or Aeronautical Engineering or equivalent training with a reputable airline or an approved maintenance organization.

Experience post-basic training in an Aircraft Maintenance environment or 5+ years? experience in Structures or Component Maintenance for the applicable workshops.

Must be able to hold a valid Airport Driving Permit.

Leadership Role:

No Safety Sensitive Role:

Yes Details of Safety Sensitive role ENA Working at height

Yes Exposure to hazardous energy systems

Yes Heavy lifting Yes Working in areas with motorized mobile equipment Yes Work in confined spaces

Yes Contact with contaminated materials (Humans/Animals/Chemicals

Yes Contact with dangerous good

Yes Work in an extremely noisy environment Yes Work in heat

Yes Working with pressurized substances

Yes Exposure to fixed protruding sharp objects

Yes Exposure to contact with moving/falling objects

Yes Airport driving permit Yes Other (please specify)

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Salary & Benefits

Join us in Dubai and enjoy an attractive tax-free salary and travel benefits that are exclusive to our industry, including discounts on flights and hotel stay around the world. You can find out more information about our employee benefits in the Working Here section of our website www.emirates.com/careers. Further information on what’s it like to live and work in our cosmopolitan home city, can be found in the Dubai Lifestyle section.