Team: Mechanics

Salary: Excellent

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours Per Week: 42 Hours

Category A Licensed Mechanic , based at Birmingham Airport

Due to growth within our Birmingham base, we have exciting opportunities to join our team, working with new aircrafts and the latest technology.
As Category A Licensed Mechanic will be responsible for performing aircraft maintenance tasks in accordance with regulatory airworthiness standards and Company Policy. This is a vital job in ensuring that the aircraft presented to our customers are serviceable, on time and clean.

You will undertake scheduled and un-scheduled aircraft maintenance and carry out pre-flight, daily and weekly checks of aircraft. The Category A Licensed Mechanic will take responsibility for rectification and repair, certification of all servicing and maintenance tasks within your scope of approval. In addition, you will assume control of all documentation for aircraft under your control and be available at short notice to perform Aircraft on Ground (AOG) recovery.

What are the key skills / experience you’ll already have?
  • The successful candidate will be CAA / EASA PART 66 CATEGORY A Licence Qualified with experience working on commercial aircraft.
  • Previous experience holding approvals on Boeing and Airbus Aircraft would be advantageous.
  • You will need to have a full UK Driving Licence and clear DBS check.
  • In addition, you will be highly organised and able to prioritise work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.
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, with annual pay review
  • 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 holidays and flights
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Access to Mental Health First Aiders
  • Many retail discounts on – travel and leisure, health, and wellbeing, eating out, shopping and lifestyle

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 and Jet2holidays!!

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