Licensed Aircraft Engineer

UAE
December 30, 2021
Urgent
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Job Purpose

To carry out routine maintenance tasks and defect rectification of aircraft as per company and associated regulatory procedures. To carry out routine maintenance tasks and defect rectification of aircraft as per company and associated regulatory procedures.

Job Accountabilities

Carry out aircraft maintenance and servicing tasks in compliance with manufacturer and safety procedures. Ensure that assigned zones/aircraft are maintained as per latest revisions of approved authority Technical Publications such as Aircraft documentation, Technical Notices, Quality Notices, and Engineering Procedures Manual, etc. Ensure that personal approvals/licenses are valid and applicable to aircraft types.

Ensure all off-aircraft tasks i.e. spare handling, robberies, hold items, etc. are handled in compliance with company procedures and that the associated paperwork is complete to ensure full transparency.

Determine if tooling/equipment used is serviceable and appropriate for the task and use specialized tooling where required. Ensure that troubleshooting procedures/tools used for fault rectification are carried out in a cost-effective and efficient manner.

Carry out component changes as necessary as part of the troubleshooting process and/or as directed by the immediate supervisor. These should be done in accordance with AMM, IPC, or other manufacturer/vendor documentation to complete the task.

Ensure that all activities performed are carried out in accordance with all safety rules and regulations and in adherence to company procedures, highlighting deficiencies/requirements (whether for aircraft or hangar use) through the effective use of reporting tools in support of the overall quality improvement process and actively participate in propagating and enhancing the Group safety culture.

Ensure all work locations are kept clean and excellent housekeeping conditions are maintained.

Maintain effective communication with Colleagues including Managers and Senior Engineers to ensure a seamless flow of information and to highlight any potential operational issues.

Ensure that relevant reports are related to service delays, incidents and accidents are completed in detail including the identification of issues that led to the event so that rectification can be sought through short-term maintenance planning.

Manage the performance of staff using the performance review process and system. Ensure SMART goal setting, interim/annual reviews, and development plans are in place for assigned staff members in accordance with company procedures.

Attend training/recurrent modules as required to enhance skills and comply with CAR 145 requirements.

Ensure approvals are obtained within 3.5 months of completion of the course.

Be available for deployment anywhere within the EK operation, including diversionary airfields to assist in the recovery process of an AOG (Aircraft on Ground) and/or aircraft component manufacturer facilities to act as an EK rep to oversee the final assembly of Emirates aircraft, supervise outsource maintenance work and assist in the acceptance/delivery process.

Qualifications & Experience

Minimum Qualifications/Experience/Knowledge/Skills

Qualifications: Vocational or Diploma(12+2 or equivalent)

Experience:

Engineering Knowledge/Skills:

Minimum of 2 aircraft type approvals

7+ years in an aviation maintenance environment as an Aircraft Technician with a reputable airline or Aircraft Maintenance Organisation.

National/Higher National Diploma(12+2 or equivalent) or Apprenticeship in Mechanical, Electronic, Avionics or Aeronautical Engineering Fully conversant with Air Legislation and legal matters that relate to the operation and maintenance of aircraft to international standards.

EFTA(Emirates Flight Training Academy):

Must have UAE GCAA/ICAO Type II/EASA Part 66 license rated in B1.1 and/or B1.2 categories, and/or B2 category, in addition to company approvals.

Rating in at least 1 EFTA aircraft type desirable, plus 9+ years experience in aviation maintenance.