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Gama Aviation - B1 licensed Engineer

Bournemouth - Dependent on Experience

Reporting To:

Base Maintenance Manager

 

 The Role:

The B1 Licensed Engineer (B1 LAE) – Bournemouth is a certifying Licensed Engineer position. The B1 LAE must hold a valid EASA Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance License and at least one type rating Bournemouth is approved to maintain which includes, but not limited to:

 

Bombardier Challenger CL-600-2A12/-2B16 (601, 604, 605). – Bombardier Global / Global Express BD-700-1A10/-1A11 - Hawker 125 Series all models – Cessna Citation 560XLS

Cessna 510 Mustang – King Air 90/200/300 - Reims F406

 

The B1 LAE must also be prepared to work flexibly as part of a team, not only locally at Bournemouth, but as an integral part of the Gama Engineering Group and as such must have strong communication, organisation and leadership skills.

 

 Main Responsibilities include:

  • Carry out scheduled Base and Line maintenance activities at the Bournemouth Base and provide certification of own work alongside supervision and certification of unlicensed engineers work.
  • Carry out aircraft maintenance as an unlicensed engineer when required for aircraft types not held on approval.
  • Ensure the completion to schedule of customer order requirements when acting as supervising, certifying or category C engineer for a given input.
  • AOG activities at and away from the Bournemouth Base.
  • Travel to, and work at, other GAEL bases for short periods of time as required. 
  • Compliance with GAEL Maintenance Organisation Exposition and published processes and procedures. 
  • Ensuring that Health and Safety procedures, processes and COSHH are always observed.
  • Ensuring that their day to day housekeeping and that of engineers being supervised by them is kept to a high standard.
  • Comply with all procedures listed in the current Staff Company Handbook.
  • If required assist the Commercial Department in generating estimates for Line or Base Maintenance Services when required, giving advice on man hours / parts / services and any likely additional costs.
  • Any other duties commensurate with the position.

 

 Requirements:

  • EASA B1 and Cat. C License with applicable type ratings; training on additional type ratings can be provided.
  • Be happy to travel to other locations, including overseas, occasionally at short notice.
  • Be computer literate. 
  • Be eligible to hold a UK security clearance. 
  • A full driving licence is preferred.
  • A current valid passport is required.

 

                                                                                                        

/ Benefits:      Pension, Life Assurance, Travel Insurance, Group Health Scheme

 

TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE, PLEASE GET IN TOUCH WITH THE EMPLOYMENT AND EDUCATION TEAM VIA THIS EMAIL ADDRESS OR ON 01392 346421/29