Powerplant Engineer

Recruiter
JET2
Location
Leeds
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As part of our ongoing growth, we are recruiting a Powerplant Engineer to join our expanding Engineering Team. Reporting to the Powerplant Manager, the Powerplant Engineer will be responsible for carrying out Engineering requirements relating to the aircraft Engines, Auxiliary Power Units (APUs) and Nacelle of the Jet2.com fleet. You will review airworthiness data to ensure compliance with regulatory standards whilst working closely with Technical Services, Maintenance Control and Reliability.

You will provide advice and guidance related to troubleshooting and exploring defects, as well as analysing engine data to provide reports and any associated documentation required by the Management Team. The Powerplant Engineer will ensure primary spare Powerplants are available at all times whilst working closely with overhaul agencies during engine management programs. Furthermore, you will assist with producing Work Packs & Work Scope for both planned and ad-hoc Maintenance inputs, for the use of Line and Base personnel. The working pattern for this role can be either Monday-Friday or 4 days on, 4 days off.

The successful candidate will have experience as a Powerplant Engineer for either an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) or commercial airline. Working knowledge of RB211 and CFM56 Powerplants is necessary as is working knowledge of Boeing 737 and 757 aircraft. You will have the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders both internally and externally and you must have a flexible approach to working hours and travel. Excellent IT skills and experience using engineering maintenance software packages are required.

In return, we offer an excellent salary and benefits package with fantastic opportunities for progression in a growing business.

This is a great opportunity to be part of an exciting forward thinking business. We operate scheduled leisure flights to holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, the Canary Islands and to European Leisure Cities from our 9 UK bases.

Help us to send our all-important customers on holiday with Jet2.com and Jet2holidays!!