Team: Mechanics

Salary: Excellent

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours Per Week: 40 Hours

Mechanic, based at East Midlands Airport.

Reporting to the Shift Leader, our Mechanic will Take Responsibility for carrying out line maintenance on all Jet2.com aircraft, ensuring tasks are carried out efficiently and on time. This position plays an important role in ensuring our aircraft are maintained to a very high standard and that delays are kept to a minimum, helping to Create Memories for our valued customers.

What will you do in the role?

Our Mechanic will perform defect rectification and routine servicing as directed by the Shift Leader, carrying out aircraft maintenance tasks according to CAA requirements and regulations. You will also:
  • Be expected to be available at short notice for Aircraft on Ground (AOG) recovery
  • Work a shift pattern after a period of training of either 2 days, 2 nights - 4 days off or; 4 nights, 4 days off.
What are the key skills / experience you’ll already have?

As our Mechanic, you will ideally hold a UK issued Part 66 A Licence with experience working on commercial aircraft. You will also:
  • Be highly organised and able to prioritise work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Hold a full UK Driving Licence
  • Ideally hold current approvals for B737 Aircraft, although candidates with other Aircraft approvals will be considered
  • Preferably have additional approvals for other Jet2.com Aircraft types (A321 and B757)
  • Be willing to work shift patterns.
What can we offer you?

We have been recognised as one of the Top 50 Best Places to Work in the UK on Glassdoor and offer our valued colleagues a range of benefits including: -
  • Competitive salary
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • 29 days holiday entitlement per annum (including bank holidays)
  • 3 x salary life assurance
  • Generous discretionary profit share scheme
  • Colleague discounts on Jet2holidays and Jet2.com holidays and flights
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Access to mental health first aiders
  • Annual pay review
  • Many retail discounts on – travel and leisure, health, and wellbeing, eating out, shopping and lifestyle.
We offer an excellent remuneration package with fantastic opportunities for progression in a growing business.

This is a great opportunity to be part of an exciting, forward-thinking business. We operate scheduled leisure flights to holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, the Canary Islands and to European Leisure Cities from our 10 UK bases.

Help us to send our all-important customers on holiday with Jet2.com and Jet2holidays!!

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