Aircraft Fitter - Light Aircraft / Piston Engines

Location
Gloucestershire
Salary
GBP14000 - GBP15000 per annum
Posted
20 Nov 2012
Closes
04 Dec 2012
Ref
5776102
Contact
Gary Taylor
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited from candidates with good general aviation experience, with at least 5 years experience, preferably on general aviation type aircraft (Beechcraft, Cessna & Piper etc.).

The successful candidate will be part of maintenance team and be involved in maintenance activities including scheduled maintenance, defect rectification and troubleshooting.

* To undertake maintenance tasks on the aircraft under the guidance of the company Certifying Engineers.
*To keep an accurate daily time sheet to record maintenance activities on each aircraft worked upon.

*To undertake parts requisition from the bonded aircraft stores.
*To use a computer to access and interpret CD Rom based maintenance data.
*To access and interpret maintenance data with the use of a micro fiche reader.
*To maintain a clean workshop environment at all times.
*To be prepared to adjust working hours and arrangements when necessary.
*Any other duties as required by the client.
*Experience in general aviation type aircraft (e.g. Beechcraft, Cessna and Piper).
*Knowledge of how to use aircraft maintenance data (e.g. Service Manuals, Parts Catalogues & Airworthiness Directives on both microfiche and CD Rom).
*Able to understand and interpret the requirements of CAA light Aircraft Maintenance Schedule and aircraft manufacturers' maintenance requirements.
*Be familiar with CAA & FAA Airworthiness Directive formats.
*Computer literate (familiar with the use of Excel spreadsheets, Word documents).
*Excellent communication skills both written and oral, with the ability to liaise with personnel in a manner conducive to good working relationships.
*The ability to work quickly, without compromising safety and quality of workmanship.
*The ability to work efficiently under pressure as part of a team and on own initiative.
*Be able to interpret and respond appropriately to verbal instruction and follow company procedures.
*To be well organised and have a methodical approach.
*Be adaptable and flexible to meet changing demands

This is a Temp to Perm role. Upon successful completion of a 12 week period, you will be employed directly by the client.
Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business.