Engineering Technician

Bournemouth Airport
14 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Overview

To support the operational capabilities of Bournemouth Airport and it’s facilities and services, through the delivery of reactive and preventative maintenance in accordance with BIAL Values, external regulatory requirements and all relevant policies and procedures.

Principal Accountabilities

Operational EfficiencyThe Engineering Technician will be a fully qualified, building maintenance technician, having a broad range of knowledge and skills, capable of carrying out a multi-skilled role within the engineering team at Bournemouth Airport in support of airport operations.

Working as part of a multi-skilled team, the Engineering Technician will work on a broad range of engineering systems as directed by the Asset Manager. The post-holder will be required to carry out installation, preventative and reactive maintenance and repairs including, but not limited to, mechanical maintenance, plumbing and drainage, painting, ground works, building repairs and other general maintenance tasks as required.

Bournemouth Airport operations are based on multi-skilling. In addition to the post-holders principal duties as part of the Engineering Team, he/she will support all and any operational activity, including assisting other departments as directed by the Line Manager and/or Supervisor, as circumstances require.

The Engineering Technician will be required to perform call-out duties as part of the engineering call-out rota.

The Engineering Technician will hold a full UK driving license and be able to safely and competently operate a broad range of vehicles, equipment, tools and machinery in support of operational efficiency. The post-holder will be required to obtain a full airside driving pass within six months of taking up the role. Full training will be provided including airside driving and the use of a radio.

Duties and tasks will be carried out safely and appropriately within the capabilities of the Engineering Technician’s individual skills, knowledge and experience.

Details of particular areas of skills, knowledge and expertise are detailed in the ‘Person Specification’ section of this Job Description.

Legislative Compliance

The Engineering Technician will assist and contribute as necessary to ensure all engineering systems and activities comply with current relevant legislation.

Customer Focus

The Engineering Technician will carry out his/her duties in a manner befitting the ‘Customer First’ ethos, placing the highest priority in providing excellent customer service to all internal and external customers.

Environmentally Responsible

The Engineering Technician will assist and contribute as necessary to ensure all engineering systems and activities are in accordance with current environmental legislation and in support of B.I.A.L. sustainability strategy.

Cost Effectiveness

The Engineering Technician will assist the Asset Manager in achieving the highest levels of the cost-effectiveness of the engineering department in all its activities.

Health & Safety

Fundamental to the success of the Company and to achieving its business goals is a robust health and safety policy that is understood and acted upon by all employees. Whilst at work the post-holder will comply with his/her responsibilities conferred by Sections 7 & 8 of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974. The post-holder will: -

  • Take reasonable care of the health and safety of him/herself and other persons who may be affected by his/her acts or omissions at work,
  • Co-operate with the Company management so far as is necessary in order that the Company can carry out it's statutory duty under the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974, and all relevant statutory provisions,
  • Not intentionally or recklessly interfere with or misuse anything provided in the interests of health, safety and welfare.
  • In addition, the post-holder will comply with the more specific requirements contained within the Corporate Centre Health and Safety Policy document - 'Post-holders' responsibilities for health and safety.
Key Contacts & Relationships
  • Reports to the Asset Manager
  • Works as an integral part of the multi-skilled Engineering Team providing engineering support services to all airport operational activities
  • Required to perform call-out duties as part of the engineering call-out rota.
  • Acts as an ambassador for Bournemouth Airport whilst dealing with all internal and external customers

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