Aircraft Cabin Mechanic

Prestwick, South Ayrshire

Maintenance and Engineering

Full Time



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A great opportunity has arisen with my client for a Cabin Mechanic on a permanent basis. As a Cabin Mechanic you will be working with and under the guidance of the Certifying Engineer and Lead Mechanic on the zone/aircraft as allocated. Supporting them with all aspects of Aircraft Maintenance performed by the Company.

Role: Cabin Mechanic
Salary: Upon Application
Location: Prestwick
Shift Pattern: 5,5,4 – 7am-7pm


  • Be proficient in maintaining aircraft to the appropriate standard
  • Being able to perform all maintenance tasks including but not limited to;

Read and interpret maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine the feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
Assemble and install electrical, plumbing, mechanical, hydraulic, and structural components and accessories, using hand tools and power tools
Replace and replenish aircraft fluids, including fuel, oils and lubricants
Prepare and paint aircraft surfaces
Remove or install aircraft components
Maintain repair logs, documenting all preventive and corrective aircraft maintenance
Maintain, repair, and rebuild aircraft structures, functional components, and parts such as wings and fuselage, rigging, hydraulic units, oxygen systems, fuel systems, electrical systems, gaskets, and seals

  • Communicate with other workers to coordinate fitting and alignment of heavy parts, or to facilitate processing of repair parts
  • Inventory and requisition or order supplies, parts, materials, and equipment
  • Any other duties as reasonable requested by lead mechanics / licenced aircraft engineer
  • Ensure all paperwork is completed to the required standards and in line with the company MOE
  • Maintain awareness and knowledge of regulatory requirements and any associated changes in relation to EASA Part 145, Part M and Part 66
  • Ensure activities meet with and integrate with company requirements for quality management, health and safety, legal stipulations, environmental policies and general duty of care
  • Housekeeping, ensuring work areas are kept clean and tidy as reasonably practicable
  • Ad hoc project work as required within the scope of the role

Experience & Qualifications

  • Hold the right to work in the UK – proof is required as part of our shortlisting process
  • Have completed a recognised apprenticeship within the aircraft industry or hold similar experience
  • Have a good standard of written/ spoken English, including the ability to interact at a technical level
  • Experience maintaining an up-to-date aircraft maintenance logbook to demonstrate level of experience and competence gained through the completion of a variety of tasks
  • Maintain the highest airworthiness, quality, safety and performance standards and ensure all company and legal requirements appertaining to aircraft maintenance and inspection are complied with

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Melanie Cave at Line Up Aviation –
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