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Aircraft Mechanic - Gatwick

Location: West Sussex Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Engineering Type: Contract
Contact: Ian Cowx Job Published: 28 days ago

Aircraft Mechanic
737 NG/Max, 777 and 787
Please call to discuss hourly rate.

Due to continued expansion, we are looking for experienced Aircraft Mechanics on a contract basis.
Prospective candidates are required to demonstrate recent experience on Boeing 737 NG/Max, 777, 787 or similar type aircraft.

This role is based at London Gatwick working a rotational shift pattern of 5-5-4 12 hrs per day. A degree of flexibility is expected and shift patterns will vary as required in order to support business needs and operational requirements.

The role will report to the Maintenance Manager - Production.


* Perform Base Maintenance and modifications on customer aircraft.
* Complete all assigned work in a timely manner to optimise aircraft downtime.
* Ensure aircraft technical log book, maintenance documentation, work packages and zonal handovers are completed accurately and within prescribed timescales in conjunction with the Licensed Aircraft Engineer.
* Highlight any technical issues, discrepancies or other issues to the Licensed Aircraft Engineer.
* Ensure compliance with company, regulatory and health and safety requirements.
* Report all incidents and occurrences and make accurate records in the Boeing Safety Management System.
* Undertake any reasonable activities as required, including working away from London Gatwick.

Required Qualifications

* Demonstrate at least 6 months recent experience on Boeing 737 NG/Max, 777, 787 or similar type aircraft.
* Have completed a recognised apprenticeship or formal training program.
* Have at least 5 years experience working in a Base Maintenance environment.
* Be a team player who will grasp opportunities to exceed the expectations of internal and external customers.

* Previous experience using AMOS is desirable.
* Proven knowledge and proficiency in Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint and the ability to learn in-house systems.
* Candidates must have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom.

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