Trainee Airworthiness Engineer

Cobham Plc
Dorset, UK
21 Sep 2019
02 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Cobham Aviation Services are recruiting for a Trainee Airworthiness Engineer to provide support to the CAMO department to ensure the airworthiness of the fleet in achieving a high standard of performance and technical despatch reliability whilst ensuring continuing airworthiness.

The position is targeted at individuals with a technical/engineering background, working in an aircraft maintenance facility and looking to develop their career within airworthiness.

This position is based at our Bournemouth International Airport site and requires minimal travel.

As a Trainee Airworthiness Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

At least 2 years in an engineering, maintenance or continuing airworthiness organisation eg. Aircraft Fitter/ Engineer background.
Aviation apprenticeship or proven industry experience related to Continuing Airworthiness activities
An appropriate Part 66 license or an aeronautical engineering degree (or equivalent) or formal aeronautical maintenance training on Airframe, Power plant or Avionics.
Training by a recognised provider in EASA Part M and Part 145 regulation application is highly desirableAs a Trainee Airworthiness Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Working towards Airworthiness Engineer status
Attend Training Courses as required by Continuing Airworthiness Manager
Supporting Part M management and oversight of internal and external maintenance organisations
Ensure that approved and up to date maintenance data is available.
Support the AOC as required
Supporting airworthiness engineers in the assessment of Airworthiness Directives, Service Bulletins and all other technical documentation and working towards being an independent assessor.
Assisting in troubleshooting activities to resolve long term reliability issues related to the fleet airframe, engines and components
Maintaining and developing working relationships with system and equipment manufacturers to ensure continued airworthiness and to improve aircraft availability and system reliability.
Assisting with the development and optimisation of Maintenance Programmes as required.
Provides airworthiness support for special projects, upgrades and modifications of aircraft.

Cobham Aviation Services UK

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Our end-to-end capabilities benefit government and military customers with responsive and cost-effective turn-key solutions for optimal mission performance.

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