Licenced Aircraft Engineer - Boscombe Down
Babcock is the UK's leading engineering support services organisation employing over 28,000 people across the world. Babcock offer a hugely diverse number of career options.
General Description of Job We wish to appoint a Licenced Aircraft Engineer (LAE), Reporting to the Operations Manager. The key accountabilities of the job holder will be as follows:
- Provide a CRS signature for work carried out on company aircraft when appropriate to release an aircraft to service after defect rectification or scheduled maintenance IAW current EASA Part M and Part 145 approvals.
- Carry out and supervise aircraft engineering tasks on company aircraft/equipment in support of the Elementary Military Flying Training Task IAW current EASA Part M and Part 145 approvals.
- To assist in the Ground Movement of Aircraft and Flight Line Operations.
- As required assume responsibility for the site operations.
Qualifications and Experience
- Specific technical knowledge.
- Sound understanding of partnering and alliance between customer and contract.
- EASA Part 66, B1.2 license, or B3, B1.1 ,or partial completion modules / completed modules to be shown on CV.
- Ability to demonstrate practical and theoretical standards required.
- Driving Licence.
- Knowledge of MOD Engineering procedures/documentation.
- Composite Materials Experience.
- Human Factors Qualified.
- Recognised SHE Qualification
- Supervisory experience in a Civil/Military Aviation environment.
- Defence industry experience.
- Type Rating on Grob 115E aircraft and Lycoming 360 engines.
- Proven Leadership ability.
- Good analytical/problem solving skills
- IT skills desirable
- Technically competent.
- Able to work as part of a team.
- Promotes best practice at all times.
- Supports a culture of high performance.
- Communicates well in order to deliver the task objectives
- Committed to delivery of contract objectives.
- Promotes a partnering approach to managing people and the business
- Demonstrates an active two way engagement with all customers and stakeholders including people within the organisation.
- Ability to ensure timely action to achieve desired output.
- The above position comes with a range of benefits including Company Pension Scheme.
- The successful candidate will be required to undertake MOD security clearance.
- All applicants must hold the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 year reference checks. Verification of any essential qualifications/passport/licenses must be shown at interview stage.
Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP4 0JF
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