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Aircraft Engineer

  • ENG - Engineering
  • Manchester, UK
  • Cathay Pacific
  • Application Deadline
    26 Jul 2022
Role Introduction

We are currently recruiting for an Aircraft Engineer on a temporary fixed term contract for 6 months to join our Engineering team at Manchester Airport.  

To perform operational functions ensuring delivery of a safe and exceptionally reliable travel experience that supports our brand and business whilst meeting all compliance and regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities

Operational Accountabilities

  • Working on a shift basis, conduct and certify routine and non-routine maintenance for Cathay Group aircraft in accordance with the HKAR-145 and company requirements
  • Working on a shift basis, conduct and certify routine and non-routine maintenance for third party customer aircraft (if applicable) in accordance with the appropriate national authority and customer requirements
  • Perform local or overseas operational relief duties or the duties of an Aircraft Technician / Aircraft Mechanic as required and in accordance with the relevant Job Description
  • Monitor third party supplier performance (technical, ramp services, de-icing, refueling etc), follow up and rectify any operational issues in a timely manner
  • Execute the contingency plans and support ad hoc operational requirements such as diversions, charters, ad hoc aircraft type changes, major disruption recovery, etc.
  • Ensure the availability, serviceability and cleanliness of station ground equipment, vehicles and facilities
  • Coordinate and support Cathay Quality Assurance, Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department, third party audits, follow up audit findings and implement mitigations to prevent re-occurrence
  • Perform station administration and ensure station documentations / passes are up-to-date and valid
  • Ensure the team is compliant with local Occupational Health & Safety standards and all regulations / guidelines
  • Help to embrace a continuous improvement culture through quality innovation, teamwork, and lean processes to drive operational efficiency, productivity and commercial improvement
  • Any other reasonable task as requested including non-operational duties and projects

 

E&A

  • Emergency and Accident and Crisis Response responsibilities as required
Requirements

Academic Qualifications

  • HKAR-66 B1 or B2 license, or any equivalent license acceptable in HKAR-2
  • Minimum of 1 current aircraft type authorisation, preferably on the type operated by Cathay and level 3 trained

Knowledge, Skills, Training and Experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in an aircraft maintenance environment
  • Strong operation knowledge of aircraft maintenance and ground handling activities
  • Good knowledge of Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department airworthiness regulations
  • Good business awareness
  • Good communication skills

All applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK.  We are unable to assist applicants with visa or work permit applications.

 

 

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