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  • Engineering
  • Kaohsiung, Taiwan China
  • Cathay Dragon



Reports toSenior Engineer 

Indirectly reports toEngineering Manager 

Responsible for (positions)Mechanic 

Location/CountryKaohsiung / Taiwan 

Employment ConditionFull time / Permanent 

Terms of Reference forCathay Dragon 

Job LevelA 

Affects safety and/or security accountabilityYes 



The Line Maintenance team is a highly professional unit of the Engineering Department that supports the company’s brand and business by delivering a safe, reliable and efficient engineering operation for the fleets of Cathay Pacific Group and providing premium services to our third party customer airlines in over 100 line stations worldwide.   

This position holder will provide support to other engineering staff in performing aircraft servicing and maintenance to ensure Engineering is able to deliver a safe, reliable, efficient and customer centric operation to the Airlines which meet regulatory authorities and the Company business requirements 


Knowing our Business Environment 

Driving Service and Business Excellence 

Collaborating with others 

Leading the Airline 

Analysis and Problem Solving 

Level 1 

Planning and Organising 

Level 1 

Teamwork and Building Partnerships 

Level 1 

Customer Focus 

Level 1 


Level 1 

Interpersonal Effectiveness 

Level 1  

Key responsibilities and tasks  

  • Perform aircraft maintenance as rostered under guidance of the Aircraft Engineer/Senior Aircraft Engineer/Engineering Manager 

  • Perform the duties of an Aircraft Mechanic as rostered 

  • Provide a high level of customer service 

  • Keep up to date with the aircraft systems, technology, processes and procedures 

  • Lead and train Aircraft Mechanics 

  • Other duties and projects as reasonably directed by the Engineer/Senior Engineer or Engineering Manager 

Working Environment and Safety 

  • Responsible for personal safety and aircraft safety during aircraft servicing and maintenance and ensure that general ramp safety practices are adhered to  

  • Ensure safe working practices are applied and that all accidents are reported  


  • Familiarity with and uses the available methods of communication such as VHF radios, Internet, fax, memo, GroupWise, SITA etc. 

  • Communicate effectively with the Engineering Manager, Engineer/Senior Engineer and other Cathay Pacific/Cathay Dragon staff  

Ground Equipment, Aircraft Tooling and Facilities 

  • Service, maintain and clean station company ground equipment and vehicles 

  • Assist with the recalibration of aircraft tooling in accordance with company procedures 

  • Assist with station engineering fire protection 

  • Assist with the maintenance and cleanliness of the Engineering facility 


  • Maintain PC literacy 

  • Assist with the operation of SAP 

  • Assist with the Company material handling and storage 

  • Assist with the maintenance of all station technical publications 

  • Complete station logs and records  

  • Action technical documents and enter data into Ultramain as per company procedures 

Qualifications / Experience 

Academic qualifications 

  • University degree or above 

Knowledge, skills, training and experience 

  • Demonstrate an aptitude of understanding of aircraft maintenance operations 

  • Have (or be willing to receive) necessary Cathay Pacific Line Maintenance induction training covering: 

  • Aircraft Safety Awareness 

  • Aircraft General Familiarisation  

  • Company Procedures Awareness training 

  • Human Factors Awareness training 

  • Other training as requested by Engineering Manager 


  • For external application- Current Taiwan citizen with Taiwan Resident ID  

  • For internal application- Current CX/KA Taiwan permanent employee with Taiwan Resident ID 

Application deadline: 29th January2020 

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